Shiel Sexton Co. Inc.

Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. has been creating Indianapolis attractions and construction solutions for more than 45 years. Instead of relying simply on the orchestration of manpower, materials and equipment, the company gained its great reputation by zoning in on specific construction markets and needs. Dick Shiel and Tim Sexton began the company in 1962, and Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. has been family owned ever since. The Indianapolis business was divided into experts, including the areas of commercial, education, life sciences, public and hospitality construction work. Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. also offers interiors construction, cost consulting, facility maintenance, real estate development and many other services for clients.

By paying attention to detail and developing dedicated experts, Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. has grown to be on of the largest Indiana private businesses. The national Engineering News-Record has consistently ranked Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. as one of America’s Top 400 Contractors. Company headquarters are located in downtown Indianapolis, just minutes from Monument Circle and Circle Centre Mall.

Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. has a strict commitment to leadership in green building and environmentally sustainable practices. Several members of the Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. staff have been certified to ensure environmentally friendly work. In order to increase the number of clients interested in green building services, Shiel tries to cut production costs and encourage reducing, reusing and recycling methods.

Another way Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. is able to cut costs and pass savings along to customers is through in-house services. Three subsidiary companies help Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. provide all construction needs for clients, with minimal outsourcing on projects. Shiel Sexton Services, BAM Rents and SSC Concrete were all companies started to cut outsourcing costs for the business. These smaller companies also help Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. to specialize and taylor to individual customer needs.

Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. has a hand in nearly every aspect of Indianapolis society, culture and community. They have done construction work for several Indianapolis education facilities and other large universities around the Indiana, including Butler University, Ball State University, DePauw University, Indiana Wesleyan University, Franklin College, Marian College, Taylor University, the University of Notre Dame, Purdue University and IUPUI. Several Indianapolis hotels have benefited from the work of Shiel Sexton Co. Inc., including the Hilton Garden Inn and the University Place Hotel.


Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. plays a special part in renovating and maintaining Indianapolis arts facilities, such as the Murat Theatre, the Indiana Reperatory Theatre, Carmel Performing Arts Center, the Indianapolis Art Center and the Artspark. The Indianapolis Zoo, Indiana State Fairgrounds, Indianapolis International Airport, Conseco Fieldhouse and the Children’s Museum of Indianapolis have all done work with Shiel Sexton Co. Inc.

Several Indianapolis health facilities have been remodeled or renovated by Shiel Sexton Co. Inc., including the Indiana University Hospital and Methodist Hospital. Another major client for Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. is Eli Lilly and Co., who has contracted the company for several projects over the years. Overall, the work of Shiel Sexton Co. Inc. touches the lives of countless Hoosiers everyday.

Shiel Sexton Co. Inc.
902 N Capitol Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46204