Improve the quality of life for all in Eastern Idaho, Provide good paying careers, Attract big businesses, Serve within the community, Learn and Teach Leadership skills.
Take commercial building in Idaho and Wyoming to the next level. Always looking for opportunities to incorporate the most advanced building science techniques to fit everyone's budgets. We seek to be positive, proactive, and forward looking with every project.
A state of mind that envisions and expects favorable results, sees the good and the accomplishments in your life, rather than the negative and the failures. A mindset that helps you see and recognize opportunities.
A mindset that uses the words, “I can”, and “it is possible”.
Acting in anticipation of future problems, needs, or changes.
Concerned with or planning for the future, always seeking to solve problems before you encounter them.
About C+H Construction
C + H Construction was founded in 1978 by hardworking craftsmen who focused their attention on construction. Our experience lends us the understanding and expertise to design and construct your entire project from start to finish.
Over the last four decades, we have been able to thrive due to our commitment to our company values of hard work and personal commitment to our clients’ needs. We believe in doing and showing our capabilities to gain the respect of our clients. We foster the ability to lead a project execution team to meet the goals of the clients as well as maintain the highest quality and provide a safe, environmentally friendly work environment.
As leaders in development and application of modern management tools in the construction industry, we use advanced systems of communications, documentation, and information processing. Computer technology is routinely applied to all of our work.
We have become widely experienced in the practical realities of construction in the field, and we will guarantee costs and provide bonds in appropriate cases. We spend considerable time staying abreast of labor and material costs. While we are licensed as a general contractor in the State of Idaho, our capacities are broader than those of a typical contractor because we offer other services such as constructability reviews, construction management, and general construction consulting.
C + H ranks in the top 5 percentile of comparative companies in the western states region for our focus on fiscal responsibility and project risk management.
For several years we have been recognized by the Association of General Contractors (AGC) for our safety efforts as well as an active participant with the Construction Management Association of America (CMAA) wherein we function as a Certified Construction Management Company.
Meet the Owner
Shane got his start in the business world as a small business owner for a communications equipment company. Upon completing his undergraduate degree in construction management from BYU-Idaho, he delved into the world of construction. His career with C+H Construction catapulted after he began working with another local contractor in East Idaho.
He has since received his MBA from Utah State University and holds additional certifications as a Certified Construction Manager along with OSHA certifications. Shane is currently serving as the Chairman for the Southern Idaho Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Carpenters and Millwrights.
If you work with C+H Construction, you'll likely meet Shane as he is involved in most aspects of each project, from customer relations and project oversight to managing the construction projects and scheduling. Shane thoroughly enjoys this role with his company and loves building new relationships with his customers. He is always learning from his team and encourages them to continue to develop their own personal skills and abilities.
Shane is a family man. He currently lives on the family farm that was homesteaded in 1909. When he's not on the job, he enjoys traveling with his family. They have a goal to see all 50 states, and they love seeing new places and meeting new friends. He also loves the outdoor recreation that comes with living in the beautiful state of Idaho.
Community involvement is another passion of Shane's, as he volunteers in civic and community capacities to support and encourage the growth and development of youth and youth programs, including helping them see their potential and think of creative and visionary ways to fulfill their personal dreams and ambitions. Plus, he coaches baseball at one of the local high schools.
Rex joined the C+H Construction team in April of 2023. He brings over a decade of experience as a safety professional as a government contractor, as well as in the commercial market. He obtained a Master’s in Industrial Hygiene from the University of Utah, and utilizes it every day working within construction safety on new and renovated projects.
In addition to his educational background, Rex holds two national certifications: Certified Industrial Hygienist, and Construction Health and Safety Technician. As the current Safety Director, he’s tasked with monitoring the safe completion of projects in accordance with OSHA, state, and federal regulations. He’s a resource for staff, as well as helps the C+H Construction subtiers with technical expertise on the various safety standards.
Rex has been happily married for the last 15 years, and enjoys spending time with his 2 daughters and 3 boys out in the Idaho wilderness. They all enjoy camping, riding dirt bikes, and gourmet cooking—Dutch oven, in fact—whenever they can. After working hard and playing even harder, Rex and his family always enjoy the simply refined pleasures of a meal well earned.
Matthew B. Stokes, PMP
Matt brings over a decade of experience in complex building planning and client relations. Since the early 2000s, Matt has involved himself in construction projects developing financials, budgets, and forecasting.
From 2010 to 2014, Matt oversaw nuclear operations for the Idaho National Laboratory (INL), ensuring the safe daily operations for himself and his team. Since then, he’s actively worked within the project management sector overseeing the Nuclear Fuels Fabrication and Nuclear Material Management Division.
Matt considers himself a highly motivated, certified professional capable of handling the complexities of any building or project. When it comes to high-value operations and meticulous detail, he’s the man for the job.
Michael Cook, PMP
Overseeing our construction projects as General Manager, Mike provides ample background in the business development and project management role. After graduating from BYU-I with a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Management, he pursued numerous high-profile positions in the management field and obtained PMP (Project Management Professional) certification, OSHA 30 certification from the American Safety Council, Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS), Quality Assurance Programs (NQA-1), and DOE “L” Security Clearance.
Mike’s direct role at C+H Construction as General Manager includes the oversight and guidance to project teams at various locations, and additionally supports business development and company initiatives for continuous improvement. He serves as a direct line of communication to the various stakeholders to identify project needs and achieve customer expectations.
Office Manager and leader of our internal administration, Tamara joined the C+H Construction team in November of 2022. Her outstanding attention to detail and commitment to customer/vendor relations helps keep operations organized and accounted for. She obtained an Associate of Science in Business Administration from Utah Valley University, and continues to utilize her background to handle customer interactions and account management.
Tamara’s daily duties include processing incoming payments, preparing vendor invoices, record keeping, and payroll to keep finances accurate and current.