Since 1995

We Deliver Quality

Our finished work is one of the most visible products on any final project.  We maintain levels of quality superseding all industry standards.

Within Budget

Using our strong buying power and solid partnerships we’ll offer you the most competitive pricing you’ll find amongst any other qualified drywall contractor in our region.

On Time

Our experience and efficient processes will keep your project ahead of schedule.

With Passion

Our passion keeps us committed to the over-all success of each and every project we do.

EXPERTISE

Excellence across multiple disciplines
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DRYWALL

Our team of experienced drywall hangers and finishers are the best in the industry. From standard drywall applications to fire-rated assemblies, HDL delivers quality drywall application well above industry standards.

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METAL FRAMING ASSEMBLIES

Solutions for all standard light gauge framing applications, including interior walls, exterior load bearing walls, rigid connections and vertical deflection connections. Professional engineering services are also available if required.

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ACOUSTICAL CEILING ASSEMBLIES

Rely on the experts when it comes to installing specialty & acoustical ceiling systems. Our team has years of experience installing some of the most complex ceiling systems. We specialize in both acoustical ceilings as well as metal and wood specialty ceiling systems.

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ROUGH CARPENTRY SERVICES

HDL’S team of experienced carpenters provide a variety of rough carpentry services. Those services include, but not limited to: Door, Frame & Hardware Install, Miscellaneous wood blocking, Parapet Sheathing & Roof Blocking.

OUR LATEST PROJECTS

We are proud to present you our latest projects that have behind
a great team and hard work, but very satisfied clients.
  • 5500 Lombard Street – Johns Hopkins University
  • Parkway Theater
  • Open Works
  • Remington Row
  • Johns Hopkins Community Physicians
  • Green Street Academy
  • Chesapeake Shakespeare Theater
  • Motor House

OUR COMPANY

HDL Construction has served clients throughout Maryland, Virgina, Pennsylvania and surrounding areas since 1995.  We are a quality specialty trade subcontractor for select general contractors in the region.  HDL specializes in light/heavy gauge metal framing, drywall, rough carpentry and acoustical ceilings for commercial buildings.  Our company has extensive experience in the following sectors:  Retail, Medical, Industrial, Multi-family and Religous facilities.

OUR FAMILY

We believe our employees are one of our most valuable assets and that’s how they are treated.  Our executive members have over 30 years of combined experience in the commercial construction industry.  HDL also has several full time staff member who are LEED accredited professionals with the U.S. Green Building Council.  Each of our staff members are committed to providing the highest levels of service to our clients.

LEADERSHIP

JOSE RUIZ

President

With over 15 years of experience in the commercial drywall trade, Jose has a proven track record of managing crews for a multitude of construction projects in a variety of markets including: Education, Retail, Hospital and Multi-Residential. Mr. Ruiz has built an extensive portfolio working on some of the region’s most complex and challenging projects.  In 2008, Jose transitioned to President of HDL Construction and has since been responsible for overseeing the firm’s daily operations.

Jose’s unparalleled level of attention to detail and his overall passion for delivering a quality product has been just one of the driving forces behind the continued success of the company.  Jose is intimately involved in each of HDL’s projects to ensure the satisfaction of our GC partners and building owners.

LAMON HARRIS

Partner

Lamon, one of HDL’s managing partners, brings a unique set of skills and experience to HDL’s team.  Well known through-out the building industry Mr. Harris has experience working with some of the region’s largest and most respected General Contractors.

Upon his studies in the Structural Design and Construction Management Program at Penn State University, Mr. Harris started his career as an estimator in the commercial construction industry.  With his involvement with Associated Builders and Contractors (a national association for the building industry) Mr. Harris has a dual role which involves assisting other smaller businesses in the construction industry as well as playing a vital role in the overall success and growth of HDL Construction.

HECTOR LOPEZ

Field Operations Manager

Hector Lopez started his career in the drywall industry more than 20 years ago.  As HDL’s field operations manager, Hector efficiently manages large drywall crews ensuring maximum production and quality on each project.  Throughout his years in the industry, Hector has worked on some of the area’s most complex and intricate projects. With a vast knowledge of just about every aspect of the commercial drywall industry, Mr. Lopez is an integral member of the HDL’s drywall operation on a daily basis.

GC PARTNERS

WE'RE MERIT SHOP

– AND PROUD OF IT
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Our firm believes in promoting and defending the merit shop philosophy.   We support open competition and a free-enterprise approach to construction based solely on merit, regardless of labor affiliation.  We also believe in the freedom of all of our employees to realize their full potential in the workforce.

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