began business in 1950

About Bleigh Construction Company


Founded in 1950, Bleigh Construction Company is a regional leader providing commercial, civil, aeronautical, heavy highway and industrial construction services for Northeast Missouri and Western Illinois areas for the last 70 years.

Bleigh Construction Company is a full service general contractor not only in name but also in deed. We strive to self-perform as much as possible not only to control the schedule but more importantly to control the quality of the product.

Bleigh Construction Company is a family owned company with third generation involvement both in the management and our field force.

Company Snapshot

Core Skills


We employ a large field staff including licensed plumbers, certified welders, heavy equipment operators, masons, carpenters, skilled laborers, iron workers, licensed blasters, certified explosive handlers and electricians.


 We maintain a large and diverse equipment fleet ranging from skid steer loaders for use on building sites to 60 ton off-road trucks for use in mining operations.


Our headquarters is located at 9037 Highway 168 in Palmyra, Missouri which provides an efficient base of operations.

Steel Fabrication

Our in-house fabrication facility produces structural steel and miscellaneous items of all types. Also, for select jobs we team with local fabricators.

Ready Mix Supplier

Bleigh Construction Company operates and maintains three concrete ready mix plants in Missouri located in Hannibal, Monroe City, Bowling Green operating as Bleigh Ready Mix. Also, a plant is operated in Quincy, Illinois operating as Quincy Ready Mix.

We Maintain

  • Ongoing safety training and compliance
  • Hazardous material training
  • Confined space training
  • OSHA and MSHA Site Specific Compliance
  • Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms licensing for explosives material handlers

Commitment to Safety: We expect a safe work environment.