About Us

Since 1978, Cates and Puckett Construction Co., Inc. has served the Tennessee Valley as a licensed general contractor. We offer industrial and commercial construction services to a wide range of clients such as; Tennessee Valley Authority, 3M, Boeing, Constellium, United Launch Alliance, Toyota, Southwire, Navistar, and Cherokee Nitrogen. Many of our projects consist of concrete pouring, erection of steel structures, sheeting and siding, interior systems, remodeling, fabrication, demolition, machinery installation, precision alignment, and general industrial maintenance.


“Thank you for your hard work, dedication, and expertise, leading to the successful completion of cooling towers 3 and 5 at Browns Ferry Nuclear Station.”

Sal DeBiase Composite Cooling Solutions

“The qualities of dedication, dependability, integrity, and team participation exemplified by successful completion of the project are much appreciated.”

J.E. Fincher 3M Plant Manager