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We are Nelson-Hill Contracting.


Welcome to the web-site of Nelson-Hill Contracting, Inc. As a premier general contracting company serving the Omaha and surrounding areas, our identity is rooted in being your trusted industry partner. With over 50 years of combined construction experience, building a variety of projects, we provide innovative building solutions, deliver superior construction management and uphold our clients' investment as our own.

Nelson-Hill Contracting.



About Our Company

Nelson-Hill Contracting, Inc. is a locally-owned general contracting firm, founded and operated in Omaha, Nebraska. Our corporation is licensed with the state of Nebraska. Clients can count on:

Quality construction – Value-engineering and longevity of each project is always our driving force. We maintain strong relationships with each trade (plumbing, electrical, HVAC, finishes, specialties, etc.) and put together "dream teams" for each project. 

Unparalleled management – We believe our management and leadership set us apart. Nelson and Hill are always available to owners and can be found on the job-site daily ensuring project progression. 

Innovative construction - Education, project experience and innovative ideas play a significant role in each phase of a project. Our Nelson-Hill team wants to be your construction manager for years to come and believe it's important to see "big picture". Whether it's moving a wall to accommodate future expansion or re-configuring a parking lot to better suit the building site, you can be confident that in choosing Nelson-Hill your project will serve you well.   





Architects & Engineers we Partner with:


Carlson, West, Povondra Architects

Calvin L. Heinz Architects, P.C.

E&A Consulting Group, Inc.

Design Associates, Inc.

Farris Engineering

Meyer & Associates, Architects

Morrissey Engineering, Inc.

Peters & Associates, Architects, P.C.

Prochaska and Associates

RDG Planning & Design

Thompson, Dreessen & Donner, Inc.



* Nelson-Hill is an authorized Varco Pruden builder.

Clients include:

Eagle Enterprises

Gigi's Cupcakes

Good Shepherd Church

Growmark Manufacturing 

Holmes Murphy Insurance

Manheim Omaha Auto Auction

Omaha Transmission

Our Saviour’s Baptist Church

Red Giant Oil

Relevant Church

Sapp Bros Truck Center

St Paul Lutheran Church

The Warehouse Bar & Grill

University of NE at Omaha



Meet the team at Nelson-Hill.


Let your project meet success.


Brian Nelson


Brian Nelson is President of the company. Brian received his BS in construction engineering from the University of Nebraska, Omaha in 1994. Before launching his own company, Brian was vice president with a local construction company. The comprehensive construction management process fuels Brian's passion/strength for strategy, ideation and leadership. Brian approaches each project with a client's "return on investment" at the forefront. Being an owner himself plays a pivotal role in his drive to provide each client with the "best experience" and "peace of mind" in their choice to choose Nelson-Hill Contracting.    


Mike Hill


Mike Hill is Vice President of the company. Mike received his BS in construction engineering from the University of Nebraska, Omaha in 1987. Prior to teaming up with Brian, Mike served as vice president with construction firms in Omaha. Mike's passion for detail, expertise in construction management and years of solidifying relationships with trades and Omaha/Iowa building officials, assures clients they are in good hands from start to finish.


Craig Hillabrand


Craig Hillabrand is lead project manager for Nelson-Hill. Craig received his BS degree in construction management from the University of Nebraska, Kearney Campus in 2001. Craig was vice president with an Omaha-based construction firm before joining Nelson-Hill in 2009. Craig's leadership in all areas of construction management aligns with the company's goal to be the best general contractor in the area. From assisting a client with value engineering or managing daily job-site operations, Craig leads with a commitment to excellence.  


Ed Chambers


Ed Chambers is an office manager for the company. Ed has decades of experience in accounting and office management. He is continually providing real-time information to the field and is an expert in office efficiency.