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LEADING THE WAY

When you need one resource with turnkey MEP capabilities, you need Kilgore. Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Kilgore Industries, LP designs, builds and installs some of the most complex HVAC, mechanical, electrical and plumbing systems in the United States. Built on the principles of innovation, commitment and integrity, Kilgore is Leading the Way in the world of MEP. Kilgore Industries is the premiere choice for mechanical contractors, commercial HVAC installations, and plumbing & electrical installations.

ABOUT

Jeff and Ken launched Kilgore Industries, LP as a mechanical contractor in the year 2000. Since then, they have methodically structured their company to become a major force in the Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) industry in Texas. In 2002, Kilgore introduced a Plumbing Division, and in 2009 the Electrical Division was founded. Through strategic acquisitions the company has expanded its services into the other major cities in Texas as well as Connecticut.
Today the company offers turnkey MEP services to leading local, regional, national and international firms. Kilgore consistently ranks among the top local contractors in terms of size and capabilities. Kilgore’s experience includes high-profile commercial, industrial, medical and educational institutions as well as prestigious hospitality, multifamily and government projects.

Kilgore also services and maintains MEP systems and builds custom fabrication projects in its 50,000 square foot facility in Houston, TX.

A UNIQUE VISION

Jeff and Ken Kilgore founded Kilgore Industries with a unique vision for their firm. Rather than following conventional business models, they resolved to create a new kind of MEP company in which technology, sustainability, and lean construction are the standards. Ken and Jeff share an ongoing commitment to making the Kilgore culture innovative, eco-friendly and efficient. State-of-the-art software and systems guide daily operations.

HISTORY

With a family heritage in mechanical contracting and a combined 40 years of experience, Jeff and Ken Kilgore embarked to create a premier HVAC, Plumbing and Electrical firm that would change the landscape of the Houston area construction and service market. Recognizing that the market was ready for advancements, Ken and Jeff were committed to setting a new standard of quality, service, and customer satisfaction. The brother’s primary goal was to build a synergistic team. A team guided through professional leadership and focused on individual’s unique expertise. A team that would succeed through demonstration of knowledge, skills, and determination, while keeping consistent with the core values of quality service and integrity. The company’s success is reflected by its established clientele and 40% average growth rate as it moves forward with positive momentum and a bright future.

COMMITMENT

Kilgore Industries, LP is committed to Leading the Way by embracing innovation, working with resolve, and acting with integrity. While guided by a progressive spirit, Kilgore Industries is built on traditional values. These include a strong work ethic and a commitment to hands-on leadership. Even as the company has grown to over 400 employees, Jeff and Ken Kilgore remain central to the daily delivery of Kilgore’s promises to its customers. Focusing on performance before profit, they see quality as the highest priority. Kilgore has successfully managed nearly $50 billion in construction projects.

MISSION STATEMENT

To be an industry leading contractor through innovative approach, efficiency in processes, inspired employees and the pursuit of excellence in the delivery of integrated MEP systems.

SAFETY & TRAINING

Kilgore Industries embraces and cultivates a company wide Safety Culture. Every team member is accountable for safe work practices and this effort is championed by our full- time OSHA Certified Safety Officer. We strongly believe through proper education and action that all accidents are preventable and that no project is a success without a perfect safety record. Kilgore’s EMR is .84.

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Jeff and Ken Kilgore founded Kilgore Industries with a unique vision for their firm. Rather than following conventional business models, they resolved to create a new kind of MEP company in which technology, sustainability, and lean construction are the standards. Ken and Jeff share an ongoing commitment to making the Kilgore culture innovative, eco-friendly and efficient. State-of-the-art software and systems guide daily operations.

MEET THE MANAGEMENT TEAM

James Baldridge
Vice President - Interiors

“I am an industry expert with more than 30 years of successful experience in HVAC. I have a proven ability to foster long lasting relationships with vendors, contractors and most importantly our clients. My vision and ability to nurture relationships has led to long-term goals and success in this industry.”

James BaldridgeVice President - Interiors

“I am an industry expert with more than 30 years of successful experience in HVAC. I have a proven ability to foster long lasting relationships with vendors, contractors and most importantly our clients. My vision and ability to nurture relationships has led to long-term goals and success in this industry.”

Jeff Black
Vice President - Electrical

“I have over 37 years of experience in all facets of electrical installations and truly believe that taking care of our customer’s needs is our highest priority. Our #1 goal is to ensure that every employee will return home safely to their family. We also strongly implement Kilgore’s Core Values on all of our projects and in the way that we conduct business. We believe in conducting business with honesty, integrity and doing exactly what we say we are going to do.”

Jeff BlackVice President - Electrical

“I have over 37 years of experience in all facets of electrical installations and truly believe that taking care of our customer’s needs is our highest priority. Our #1 goal is to ensure that every employee will return home safely to their family. We also strongly implement Kilgore’s Core Values on all of our projects and in the way that we conduct business. We believe in conducting business with honesty, integrity and doing exactly what we say we are going to do.”

Theron Hall
Vice President - Multifamily HVAC

“Trust, Honesty and Integrity I believe are the most valuable assets at Kilgore. I feel that these values combined with building strong relationships with our employees and partners are what sets us apart from other MEP providers. Within the multifamily division, it is our goal to be the industry leader in vertical high-rise construction. Since joining Kilgore Industries in 2013, it has been an honor to contribute to the development of the multifamily division.”

Theron HallVice President - Multifamily HVAC

“Trust, Honesty and Integrity I believe are the most valuable assets at Kilgore. I feel that these values combined with building strong relationships with our employees and partners are what sets us apart from other MEP providers. Within the multifamily division, it is our goal to be the industry leader in vertical high-rise construction. Since joining Kilgore Industries in 2013, it has been an honor to contribute to the development of the multifamily division.”

Nader Homayouni
Director of Engineering

“Design and Engineering process is a continuous learning experience. The more you are involved with it, the more you realize that your past experiences can guide you through the process but it may not necessarily offer a solution to every design and engineering problem that you encounter. Finding an efficient solution is definitely a challenge; however, more often than not it offers you an opportunity to learn more about the experiences of (more…)

Nader HomayouniDirector of Engineering

“Design and Engineering process is a continuous learning experience. The more you are involved with it, the more you realize that your past experiences can guide you through the process but it may not necessarily offer a solution to every design and engineering problem that you encounter. Finding an efficient solution is definitely a challenge; however, more often than not it offers you an opportunity to learn more about the experiences of (more…)

Ken Kilgore, Sr.
Vice President-Operations

“We at Kilgore Industries are dedicated to continually improving our team and processes to best serve our Customers, our Employees and our Community. We consider our MEP Provider Services to be both a privilege and responsibility to all we serve.”

Ken Kilgore, Sr.Vice President-Operations

“We at Kilgore Industries are dedicated to continually improving our team and processes to best serve our Customers, our Employees and our Community. We consider our MEP Provider Services to be both a privilege and responsibility to all we serve.”

George Masraff
President-Multifamily

“Merging 20+ years of experience and operations with Jeff and Ken Kilgore has resulted in Kilgore Multifamily becoming the preeminent mid & high rise mechanical design and build firm in Texas. Our focus on comfort, reliability and value has resulted in long term customer relationships spanning over two decades. Our ability to merge our expertise with typical multifamily production and commercial applications (more…)

George MasraffPresident-Multifamily

“Merging 20+ years of experience and operations with Jeff and Ken Kilgore has resulted in Kilgore Multifamily becoming the preeminent mid & high rise mechanical design and build firm in Texas. Our focus on comfort, reliability and value has resulted in long term customer relationships spanning over two decades. Our ability to merge our expertise with typical multifamily production and commercial applications (more…)

Kevin Smith
Vice President-Plumbing

“We strive to be the best decision in the market for providing mechanical systems on your project. From start to finish our priority is to make your project a success. We take pride in utilizing the latest technologies in construction and matching that with expert leadership and tradesman to guarantee a winning performance.”

Kevin SmithVice President-Plumbing

“We strive to be the best decision in the market for providing mechanical systems on your project. From start to finish our priority is to make your project a success. We take pride in utilizing the latest technologies in construction and matching that with expert leadership and tradesman to guarantee a winning performance.”

Paul Therriault
Vice President-Service

“The accomplishment of a job well done, and approval from the clients we serve, is what motivates me most. I’m pleased to be in a position to share that motivation and over 26 years of Service experience with the talented individuals we’ve joined here at Kilgore.”

Paul TherriaultVice President-Service

“The accomplishment of a job well done, and approval from the clients we serve, is what motivates me most. I’m pleased to be in a position to share that motivation and over 26 years of Service experience with the talented individuals we’ve joined here at Kilgore.”