Welcome To Merlo Construction

Merlo Construction

Commercial Concrete, Excavating, Foundations and Underground Utilities

Whether it’s underfoot or underground, the true measure of quality for concrete, excavating and underground utilities is conformity to job specifications, performance of its intended function and endurance over time. As a site work contractor, we’re confident that our clients in southeast Michigan, throughout the state and the surrounding region, would agree that our work exceeds these expectations.

Quality Work

At Merlo Construction we pride ourselves on unparalleled quality workmanship and attention to detail. From our field specialists to our support personnel to our administrative staff, our experienced team of professionals brings their broad knowledge and innovative ideas to every project. In addition, we implement our proprietary workflow systems and efficient production methods to ensure projects stay on schedule and on budget.

Quality Service

Simply put: we show up when we say we will and do what we say we can do. That’s our definition of integrity – and our guiding principle.

State of the Art Equipment

We own a complete line of late model excavating and heavy construction equipment, as well as laser concrete screeds and laser/GPS-guided bulldozers that ensure a smooth, level finish.


Concrete Flatwork

• Slab on Grade
• Superflat Floors (Ff/Fl)
• Slab on Deck
• Elevated Slabs
• Topping Slabs
• Sidewalk
• Concrete Pavement
• Exposed Aggregate
• Colored Stamped
• Ice Rinks
• Parking Lots
• Site Concrete Including Curb and Gutter
• MDOT Prequalified



• Demolition
• Clearing and Grubbing
• Erosion Control
• Mass Grading and Hauling
• Fine Grading
• Land Balancing
• Trenching
• Concrete Removal
• Asphalt Removal
• Subbase and Aggregate Placement
• Detention and Retention Ponds
• Foundation Excavation and Backfill
• MDOT Prequalified


Underground Utilities

• Storm Sewer
• Stormwater Retention Systems
• Sanitary Sewer
• Water Main
• Edge Drain
• Emergency Repairs
• MDOT Prequalified



• Structural Concrete
• Grade Formed or Trench Footings
• Formed Foundations
• Machine and Equipment Bases
• Industrial Pits
• Cast-in-Place Walls
• Piers and Columns


Our Awards

Our Awards
‘Award of Excellence’ 2015
Michigan Concrete Association

Project: Cherry Hill Presbyterian Church, Dearborn, MI

MCA conducts an annual “Excellence in Concrete” awards program which honors outstanding concrete projects that were constructed in the previous year. The award plaques are presented at the annual workshop and conference, which is typically held in February.Our Awards

‘Project of the Year’ 2013
Ohio Concrete Association

Project: FedEx Distribution Center, Ohio

Details: Merlo Construction, with the help of Ohio Concrete, persuaded the owners to switch from an asphalt design to a 6.5″ 20-year concrete design for their new distribution center. Merlo Construction utilized a Somero Laser Screed to place and finish over 1,000,000 SF of Exterior Concrete Paving, while All Ohio Ready Mix set up a batch plant on-site to meet the production rates required.
Merlo Construction

What they said: “Standout Contractor: Despite the high level of competition amongst the many applicants for this award, Merlo Construction prevailed as the winning contractor due to their ability to combine technical knowledge in Concrete as well as Site Excavation in order to value engineer this project into viability.”

Our Projects


Contact us

Corporate Office in Southeast Michigan
4964 Technical Drive
Milford, MI 48381
Call Us: (248) 714-5486

Northern Michigan Branch Office:
3147 S MI 29,
Sault Ste. Marie, MI 49783
Call Us: (248) 714-5486