Why Choose RENO


Delivering Exceptional Experiences and Superior Projects

We measure every project’s success by the strength of the relationships we develop, and not solely on the project’s financial result. From design concept, preconstruction to completion, these attributes set us apart from other general contractors. That’s The Reno Way.

Why Choose RENO Contracting


Our Purpose Never Changes


Character Always Comes First

The integrity, honesty and accountability of our employees ensures that your Reno experience will keep you coming back.

Relationships Forge Our Success

We cultivate and value our collaboration with design professionals, subcontractors and local municipalities and have done so for over twenty years.

Limiting Risk

Our financial strength, bonding capacity and project experience instills confidence and trust with our clients.


San Diego is our home. Every project is an opportunity to enhance our city. This level of grassroots pride is not found among other general contractors.


RENO Builds Value Into Every Project

With $2.5 billion worth of projects completed, we know what it takes to build effectively in San Diego. Our competitive pricing, aggressive scheduling, pristine safety record and award-winning quality, proves that Reno’s general contracting services will bring the value your project demands.

Highest Standards

We have received over 100 industry awards. For us, exceptional quality is non-negotiable.


We continue to invest in the latest technology to remain competitive and give you the best-possible results.

Cost Intelligence

Our knowledge of life-cycle costs, utility efficiency and constructability gives clients powerful data to make informed decisions.


By nature, we are collaborative. We share with clients our knowledge and experience whenever called upon. We create high-performance teams for all projects to ensure the client’s goals are achieved.


We have the talent and abilities of the largest general contractors, AND react to clients like a smaller general contracting firm. Headquartered in San Diego, you have total access to Reno’s leadership, providing you with direct decision-making and proactive solutions, saving valuable construction time.

Why Choose RENO Contracting


Building “green” is part of doing business, and Reno Contracting has been at the forefront of the sustainable building movement. Our LEED-Accredited Professionals implement our proprietary Roadmap to Sustainability program that addresses the triple bottom line to meet environmental, social and economic goals. We’re in the top five general contractors for LEED projects in California and “walk the talk” having built the first and only LEED-certified construction trailer in the world.


We know how to connect “green” and “sustainability” to bottom-line economics, guiding clients to make the best decisions in developing their projects. Reno’s Efficient Sustainable Practices (ESP) Division assists clients in evaluating their energy efficiency goals and creates strategic plans to reduce operating costs, increase occupant comfort and conserve resources and materials. We consult on new and existing structures implementing cutting-edge sustainable practices that are crafting the new building environment. Reno ESP Services and Case Studies »


Through consistent performance and exemplary client service, Reno Contracting has been honored as the top general contractor in San Diego. We’ve won over a dozen Excellence in Construction Awards and have been named General Contractor of the Year by the ASA, with our employees consistently winning top awards with the AGC, ASA and ABC.


2007, 2005, 2004, 2001, 1999, 1998:
General Contractor of the Year
ASA San Diego


Construction Safety Excellence Award and
Construction Industry Excellence Award

AGC San Diego


Excellence in Construction Award
Marriott Marquis & Marina

ABC San Diego


Building of America Award
Scripps Clinic Rancho Bernardo

Real Estate & Construction Review


Excellence in Construction Award
Manchester Grand Hyatt
ABC San Diego


Excellence in Construction Award
Irvine Unified School District Solar PV Canopies

ABC San Diego


Excellence in Construction Award
Marriott Residence Inn

ABC San Diego


Excellence in Construction Award
DiamondView Tower

ABC San Diego