From a crew of 10-15 “good men” to a fully integrated, heavy construction company with over 400 employees.
James H. Lynch Jr. formally incorporates J.H. Lynch & Sons, Inc. in Cumberland, RI
Lynch builds a state-of-the-art Barber Greene asphalt plant
Stephen P. Lynch, Sr. and his brother Gerald bought the business in 1970 after the passing of their father, James. Lynch experienced tremendous growth under their leadership and Stephen acquired full control of the company in 1989.
Steve’s relentless desire to lend a helping hand and to treat his neighbors and friends like he treats his own family soon became the guiding mission of Lynch and a key part of its success.
Lynch expands into the sand and gravel business through the acquisition of Mack Construction
Lynch acquires Wescon Corporation of CT, expanding into concrete ready mix and asphalt operations in CT
Lynch paves Providence City Streets, a contract value of $2.8 million
Lynch purchases Granger-Lynch Corporation in Millbury, MA, an asphalt and sealcoat manufacturing facility
Lynch completes construction for section of MA Rte. 146 with a contract value of $4.5 million
Lynch acquires an asphalt operation in Peace Dale, RI.
Lynch completes resurfacing and modifications to I-95 for the State of CT with a contract value of $7.1 million
Lynch completes Rte. 295 ramp improvements for RIDOT with a contract value of $5.5 million
Lynch completes three retail site developments for Stop & Shop with a total contract value of $5.6 million
Lynch completes construction of T.F. Green Airport with a total contract value of $19.1 million
Lynch acquires an asphalt manufacturing facility in East Providence, RI
Lynch completes construction improvements to Pine Street Bridge for the National Railroad Passenger Corp., a contract valued at $1 million
Stephen transferred full ownership to his sons, Stephen, Gregory and David in 1999.
Lynch completes site construction for the Basketball Hall of Fame in Springfield, MA, a contract valued at $4.1 million
Lynch completes construction of bridges and road infrastructure leading to Gillette Stadium in Foxboro, MA, a contract value of $10.3 million
Lynch completes a barrier project of the MA Turnpike, a contract value of $9.9 million
J.H. Lynch & Sons celebrates its 50th anniversary in business
Lynch completes construction at Lincoln Park, a combined contract value of $10.1 million
Lynch completes $30 million major utility infrastructure project at Brown University
Lynch provides civil construction services for the Rhode Island Reliability Project, strengthening the power grid for Southern New England, contract value over $15 million
Lynch performs reconstruction of I-95 in Waltham, MA contract over $23.5 million
Lynch performs over $20 million of city street reconstruction for the City of Providence
Lynch performs reconstruction of Faunce Corner Road in Dartmouth, MA including bridge replacement over I-195 a contract value of over $20 million
Lynch performs enhancements to the Providence Train Station for RIDOT a contract value of over $6 Million
Lynch provides civil and utility services for the Block Island Wind Farm project, a contract value of over $20 Million
Lynch performs major expansion of the RIRRC in Johnston, RI a contract value of $15 Million
Lynch replaces the Pine Street Bridge over I-95 in Pawtucket, RI for RIDOT, an accelerated bridge project, in just 90 calendar days, realizing the maximum incentive from RIDOT, for a contract value of over $6 Million
J.H. Lynch & Sons, Inc.
50 Lynch Place
Cumberland, RI 02864