About Southern Development & Construction

From 1985 to 2023.  Southern Development & Construction, Inc (SDC) is a 38+ year old, privately held corporation

That specializes in heavy civil construction and development projects.

Since 1985. 38+ Years of Experience! Leaders in Performance.

38+ Years Experience

Invest in an experienced company when you want a project done on time, on budget.

Certified Experience

Fully insured and licensed construction company with impeccable hiring standards.

Project Management

Our Project Managers tame the wild dynamic environment of construction.

Always Competitive

Invest in SDC when you want the project done right, on time, for a fair price.

We got the tools

From small tools to huge earth moving machines, and everything in between.

We Are Experts

With 30+ years of construction experience, we simply know more than our competitors.

  • Fully Licensed Contractors

    SDC is a fully licensed, bonded and insured contractor that is FDOT Certified and licensed as an Underground Contractor, Building Contractor, Electrical Contractor, Class V Fire Contractor and Dewatering Contractor in Florida.

  • Orlando, Florida Contruction

    Headquartered in Orlando, FL, SDC has gained experience on over 750 projects for a variety of clients. We own a large heavy equipment fleet, comprehensive fleet maintenance support system and invest in heavily in GPS technology. We excel on challenging projects that involve complex problems, difficult conditions, and aggressive schedules.

  • Our Team Philosophy

    Our team shares a common sense of urgency and desire to win – cost, schedule and performance are priorities. We have a pioneering spirit, value long-term relationships, and treat our clients the way we expect to be treated. Give us a try on your next project.


Southern Development and Construction specializes in engineering and construction in a variety of projects. Since 1985, Southern Development and Construction has completed a diversity of projects in many areas including resort, theme parks, commercial, residential and industrial for both the public and private sectors. Southern Development and Construction takes pride in maintaining our outstanding professional reputation by providing engineering and construction excellence with personal attention.

Southern Development and Construction is a specialized organization with extensive design experience.


At Southern Development & Construction, our success is rooted in our extensive local Florida experience and exceptional record of serving clients. Our principal takes an active role in overseeing the day-to-day management and technical work on every assignment, and we prioritize effective communication with clients, their staff, contractors, and owners throughout every stage of a project.

While our management and technical abilities are key strengths, we also recognize the importance of understanding a project’s life cycle in Florida’s ever-evolving environment. Our key professionals stay up-to-date on the latest requirements for cost, schedule, and performance on each project we build, recognizing the significant impact these factors can have on a project’s overall success.

With extensive design experience and a commitment to exceptional service and results, Southern Development & Construction is well-positioned to take on a variety of projects. Whether residential, commercial, or industrial, our team is dedicated to delivering outstanding outcomes and exceeding our clients’ expectations.


Our success is a reflection of dedicated professionals at Southern Development and Construction. The direct personal involvement of the management team has consistently assured our clients of timely, quality service.

Consequently, the success of our clients’ projects has been our success.

Core Values

Our core values and priorities that guide our business practices are; Integrity, Safety, Quality, and Production.

Our Commitment

SDC is committed to a Zero Incident Philosophy – no harm to person, property, the environment, or our reputation.

Our Focus

We focus on 5 key markets: Residential Land Development, Public Works, Commercial, Industrial and Multifamily.

Our Services

Underground Utility

Southern Development & Construction experience covers the full range of underground utility construction work from water supply, sanitary, storm water, reclaim, lift stations, storage and distribution networks for wastewater treatment system.


At Southern Development & Construction we are never satisfied, which is why we have pooled our collective experience in land clearing, earthwork, underground utility and construction activities to provide development services on residential, commercial and industry clients.


Southern Development & Construction services personnel combine both design experience with extensive on-site engineering and contracting experience. Our personnel consists of contractors uniquely qualified to provide construction services.

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