South Florida natives Thomas J. Miller and Harley W. Miller established Miller Construction Company in 1973 with a far-sighted partnership approach based on fostering long-term relationships. They set out to differentiate themselves with steady, measured growth, achieved by serving discerning clients exceptionally well. Since then, Miller has completed more than 500 commercial projects for the private sector throughout South Florida, including office buildings, industrial, manufacturing & distribution, retail, healthcare, higher education, hospitality and multi-family.

1973

Miller Construction Company Launched

1977

First Design/Build Project

1979

Fueling Growth

1980

Winning Lago Mar

1985

First Tilt Wall Project

1986

Service Group Launch

1988

Contractor of the Year

1989

Holy Cross First Project

1990

Miller Custom Homes

1992

Las Olas Rebirth

1992

Hurricane Andrew Recovery

1998/99

Mission-critical

2000

Raising City Furniture’s Tower

2008

LEED Certification

2010

Miller Construction Shifts Into High Gear

2012

Building a New Generation of Warehouses

2013

Nation’s Only Research Facility Dedicated to Coral Reef Ecosystems

2014

World Class Arts Facility

2018

Decade-long Succession Process Moves Forward

1973

Miller Construction Company Launched

Brothers Tom and Harley form Associated Construction Services and serve as construction manager for their first project, a condominium on the Hillsboro Mile.

1977

First Design/Build Project

First Design/Build project was for prominent trial attorney Fred Fazio, who developed three office buildings and one residential project in downtown Fort Lauderdale.

1979

Fueling Growth

Transformed a 50’s-era gas station to a sleek office structure for its downtown Fort Lauderdale headquarters. Two subsequent renovations boosted space to 15,000 square feet.

1980

Winning Lago Mar

Starting a client relationship that would span 4 decades for Lago Mar Hotel & Club and Lago Mar Properties, we were chosen for approaching the first project from the owner’s perspective, not just pricing from the plans.

1985

First Tilt Wall Project

We self-performed on the Keebler Cookies Distribution Center for Sunbeam Properties.

1986

Service Group Launch

To serve current clients on service work and smaller renovations, we managed tenant improvements and capital improvement projects for banks, hotels and owners of office buildings.

1988

Contractor of the Year

Named Contractor of the Year by American Subcontractors Association of South Florida, reflecting the trusting relationships with subcontractors. Tom also took the gavel as president of Broward Builders Exchange, precursor of today’s Construction Association of South Florida.

1989

Holy Cross First Project

Five-level parking garage (later expanded to 7-levels) and a seven-phase life safety renovation are first of dozens of projects over 3 decades, helping Holy Cross Hospital expand to serve all of Broward County.

1990

Miller Custom Homes

Miller Custom Homes begins building some of Broward’s most luxurious residences.

1992

Las Olas Rebirth

888 Las Olas Building opens, winning 12 CASF Craftsmanship Awards and leading revitalization of Las Olas Blvd. Client subsequently awards expansion of historic Riverside Hotel and Parking Garage.

1992

Hurricane Andrew Recovery

Overcoming unique challenges to repair storm-related damage at Ocean Reef Resort (repairing 265 units) and Signature Gardens (complete interior/exterior overhaul) led to creation of Hurricane Preparedness Division for clients.

1998/99

Mission-critical

Unique challenges include design-build of Airbus Flight Simulator Training Facility, KOS Pharmaceuticals manufacturing and testing facility, and building two of the nation’s first fully digital TV facilities – WTVJ NBC 6 and WPLG Local10.

2000

Raising City Furniture’s Tower

First project for South Florida’s top-selling furniture retailer, eventually working on retail showroom construction and renovations from South Miami through Vero Beach, and in Naples and Fort Myers.

2008

LEED Certification

Performed complete renovation of one of the nation’s first corporate headquarters pre-registered to achieve silver LEED certification, a 65,000-SF building in Sunrise for Republic Services.

2010

Miller Construction Shifts Into High Gear

Miller Construction Shifts into high gear for automotive industry giants. Completed projects for 10 brands including BMW, Aston Martin, Audi, Porsche and Bentley and winning numerous Craftsmanship Awards and Project of the Year honors from CASF. Clients now include Holman Automotive and AutoNation.

2012

Building a New Generation of Warehouses

With creative solutions to fast-track efficient, next-generation industrial space, we put millions of square feet in place for industry-leading clients including Flagler Global Logistics, Foundry Commercial, EastGroup and Prologis.

2013

Nation’s Only Research Facility Dedicated to Coral Reef Ecosystems

Nova Southeastern University’s Center of Excellence for Coral Reef Ecosystems Research Facility is one of several projects for NSU totaling nearly $200 Million.

2014

World Class Arts Facility

Completed the massive $50 million, multiphase renovation of Broward Center for the Performing Arts, a milestone for Fort Lauderdale’s cultural future.

2018

Decade-long Succession Process Moves Forward

Decade-long succession process moves forward when Brian Sudduth is named President, Harley Miller moves to CEO and Tom Miller becomes Chairman.