Lawson Steel Erection Company, a division of Continental Steel Fabrication Company, is a subcontractor serving the Greater Kansas City and regional markets in structural steel erection for all types of commercial construction.  Having served the marketplace for over 20 years, Lawson is an established leader in the field.


  • AISC Certified
  • Strong work ethic
  • Excellent safety record
  • An innovative approach to erection & safety
  • Commitment to professionalism
  • Company-owned erection equipment  


We are AISC (American Institute of Steel Construction) certified, which is the highest level of certification available in the industry. Also being partnered with Ironworkers 10 and Operating Engineers Local 101 allows us to provide quality workers.

Our safety is backed by OSHA standards which provides training to our factory workers. Within our team, we have an OSHA Certified Safety Director whose only responsibility is the safety of our men. 

Steel Services

Lawson Steel Erection Company offers full service structural and miscellaneous steel services for all types of commercial applications.

As Kansas City’s preeminent steel erection company, Lawson also provides fabrication services through its partner, Continental Steel Fabrication Company, and turn-key steel solutions.     

Other Erection Services  

Lawson Steel Erection Company is widely recognized as a leader in precast concrete erection throughout the midwest.

Builders and precast companies have turned to Lawson on some of the areas most difficult precast erection projects.  On a recent project at KCI Airport, Lawson stuffed precast panels underneath the existing concrete roof over a basement.

Contact Lawson for projects that demand a high level of expertise.

Lawson Steel also provides concrete tilt-up erection for select customers and projects.