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The Ross Group, Inc. is a highly regarded, full-service commercial general contractor located in Portage, Indiana. For over three decades, we have successfully delivered structural solutions for the light industrial, commercial and retail markets. General contracting is at the core of our business and central to our wide range of construction offerings. We work with clients through every stage of the construction process. General contracting work includes evaluating drawings and pricing the project accordingly. During blueprint examinations, the General Contractor typically works with a highly qualified subcontractors and brings to the owner’s attention any concerns that might have surfaced. The General Contractor will also build a job and develop a realistic schedule for construction and close-out.

As a licensed, bonded and insured contractor, we can manage the entire project or work with your team to construct a building that meets your schedule, budget, and site specifications. We believe each project should be tailored to our client’s unique business performance requirements, and every aspect of our delivery is executed with attention to detail, superior craftsmanship, safety and integrity.


Serving all of Northwest Indiana and South Chicago, The Ross Group holds a respected and proven track record in the new construction, renovation and expansion of existing spaces for commercial and industrial clients. In addition to being a general contractor, we help customers turn visions into reality by offering turnkey services for projects that can include financing, design, and construction management, if desired.

  • Concept Budgeting
  • Scheduling
  • Constructability Review
  • Value Engineering
  • Site & Zoning Assessment
  • Safety Program
  • Cost Control
  • Project Planning
  • Monthly Status Reports
  • Retrofitting & Interior Renovations
  • 24-Hour Emergency Service

Some clients come to The Ross Group with specific renovation needs, whether it is an outdated manufacturing facility, back office space or warehouse. Regardless of the task, our project managers will prepare a site analysis and compile the right resources to determine the best approach for your company's short- and long-term construction needs.


As top-ranking Indiana general contractors, we take great pride in our workmanship and personalized approach to evaluating each plan in determining the best course of action. With over 100 years of combined experience, we have led nearly 20,250,000 SF of commercial and industrial construction projects as general contractors. Tackling projects ranging in size and complexity, we have accumulated expertise and in-depth understanding of the equipment, vendors, suppliers and subcontractors required to successfully complete your project. We have built for clients ranging from Fortune 500 industrial establishments to regional distribution centers to local retail outlets.

While we typically recommend the Design-Build Construction approach, we understand it is not always what the job requires. Owners with highly specialized programs may necessitate a design team with qualifications for a particular type of facility or desire higher levels of oversight and communication with an internal team. Either way, The Ross Group is prepared to implement owners and architects plans to construct the desired building. Our focus is on providing our general construction clients with the same level of world-class service and resources as we do our design-build clients. This means:

  • Working with your team to ensure the project is constructed to your specifications
  • Completing work per your schedule and budget

We dedicate ourselves to delivering superior customer service and completing your project with excellence and passion.

Beyond our extensive experience, we employ over 250 of the top industry professionals, and all of our highly-trained service personnel are on-call 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to remedy/repair unforeseeable structural situations. Also, we have a top documented and copyrighted Quality Assurance process, and our exceptional safety record is respected throughout the industry.

Investing the time to finding a trustworthy and qualified general contractor can be difficult, but you can rely on The Ross Group to ensure your project’s success. At The Ross Group, we don’t just build buildings, we build relationships. Contact us today or fill out our convenient, online request form for your complimentary consultation.