Construction Companies in Lagos: The Top 10


Construction of roads, bridges, water channels, and other infrastructure have made living easier and also aided in business by ensuring smooth transportation of goods and services. However, the quality of a project will depend on the quality of work the construction company offers.

This is why it is important to consider only reputable construction companies when assigning projects. In this article, we are going to list the Top 10 Construction Companies in Lagos. These companies are not only popular but have a good track record. They are also reputable and trusted in the city of Lagos.

  1. Julius Berger

If there were ever a ranking for the best construction companies in Nigeria, Julius Berger would top that list. The company is one of the oldest and most reputable construction companies operating in Nigeria. Since the perfect execution of its pioneer project in 1965 – the construction of Eko Bridge in Lagos – the company has gone ahead to set standards that all other construction companies have battled to keep up with.

Julius Berger is involved in the construction of infrastructures like bridges, roads, buildings, airports, runways, and highways. The company is known to execute projects properly while ensuring they conform to global standards.

  1. Arab Contractors

Arab Contractors is a leading construction company located in Victoria Island, Lagos. They operate in more than 29 countries in Africa and the Middle East and are known to be one of the most reputable construction companies in these regions. Arab Contractors has won several awards due to its quality and standard execution of projects.

Arab Contractors handle a number of construction projects including the construction of dams, power stations, bridges, tunnels, airports, public buildings, restoration of monuments amongst others.  They have been able to carry out several projects including the rehabilitation of roads and construction of residential houses in Lagos.

Its Nigerian branch is currently managed by Engr. Mohamed Aydaros.

  1. China Civil Engineering Construction Company Nigeria Ltd (CCECC)

CCECC Nigeria Limited is the subsidiary of China Civil Engineering Construction Corporation and one of the reputable construction companies in Lagos. While the construction is not well-known for building roads, highways, and bridges, they are known for the construction of rail lines especially the construction of a double track gauger railway from Lagos to Kano.

Presently, they are engaged with the construction of the Lagos to Calabar Rail which will extend to the South-South and South-Eastern states of Nigeria.

  1. Brunelli Construction Company (Nigeria) Limited

Brunelli Construction Company (Nigeria) Limited is a subsidiary of Picollo Brunelli and Co. It is an Italian company that has a considerable share in the Nigerian construction market since it was incorporated in Nigeria in 1972.

Brunelli Construction Company (Nigeria) Limited has its head office located in Badagry, Lagos from where it administers and directs projects. The company is heavily involved in the construction of electric poles, drainages, canal dredging, water treatment plants amongst others.

  1. EL-ALAN Construction Company (Nigeria) Limited

Founded as a private limited liability company in 1982, EL-ALAN has grown to be one of the most dynamic construction companies in Nigeria.

EL-ALAN’s services include general construction of infrastructures like bottling plants, cement plants, factories, warehouses, buildings, water treatment plants, and railway stations.

With an experience of over 3 decades and a workforce of more than 1,000 skilled workers, the company is heavily focused on proper execution of projects.. This is one of the reasons why it is one of the fastest growing construction companies in Nigeria.

  1. Mixta Nigeria

Mixta Nigeria is a subsidiary of ARM – a wealth management and investment company based in Nigeria. Mixta Nigeria was established in 2006 and has been actively involved in the real estate industry. It specializes in the development of large-scale real estate projects and advisory services.

The company has a good track record with a delivery of over 3,000 real estate assets. The company aims to circumvent the challenges faced within the real estate industry through the provision of top-quality services.

  1. Adold Engineering Company Ltd

Adold Engineering Company Ltd is another construction company in Lagos that is regarded as one of the most reputable construction companies in Nigeria. With over 40 years of experience in the construction industry, Adold Engineering Company Ltd has kept its position as one of the market leaders in the industry.

The company offers a full range of services in engineering and management. They have been able to successfully execute over 250 projects including large-scale construction for reputable companies like Shell, Chevron, Mobil, Central Bank of Nigeria, UBA, First Bank Plc, and many more.

Adold Engineering Company Ltd has its head office located in Ogba, Ikeja, Lagos.

  1. NetConstruct Nigeria Limited

Established in 2001, NetConstruct Nigeria Limited has been able to work its way to the top as one of the best real estate development companies in Nigeria. The company which is also a top construction company in Lagos has been able to deliver over 2,000 homes since its inception.

NetConstruct services including the planning and management of construction activities, development of residential and commercial estate, and project management. Its head office is located in Ikoyi, Lagos.

  1. Cappa and D’Alberto Plc

Cappa and D’Alberto Plc is the oldest construction company in Nigeria and one of the prominent construction companies in Lagos. Established in 1932, the company has a workforce of over 3,000 which handles its large-scale construction projects in Nigeria. They have been able to execute a considerable number of large-scale projects since the inception of the company.

Some of it large scale projects include – Civic Towers and Kanti Tower located in Victoria Island, Lagos, several bank branches of GT Bank, Diamond Bank, Zenith Bank and Standard Chartered Bank, Baptist Church building, Central Bank of Nigeria branch office and many others.

  1. ITB Nigeria Limited

Founded by the Chagoury brothers – Gilbert and Ronald Chagoury, ITB Nigeria Limited is one of the construction companies in Lagos which specializes in the construction of high-quality infrastructure for both residential and commercial use.

The company which was established in 1995 with its headquarters in Lagos currently has a workforce of over 1,000 employees which strive for the proper execution of projects. In 2 decades the company has been able to execute a number of large-scale projects for governmental and non-governmental clients.

Some of these projects include – The National Assembly Complex, Total Office Extension, Lagos Glassforce Factory, EKO Hotel Luxury Suites, Magnum Trust Bank Head Office, ALSCON 800-unit staff housing complex amongst others.


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