Baton Rouge, LA
Mobile, AL
Rosharon, TX
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President’s Message

Welcome to Performance Contractors, Inc.’s website.  The purpose of our website is to provide a concise overview of our company, highlighting services we provide, industries we serve and resources that support our ability to be successful. 

 We started our company back in 1979, and since that time, we have grown to include Divisional Offices in Louisiana, Texas and Alabama.  We also have Pipe Fabrication Facilities in Louisiana and Alabama that support our field activities along with providing Fabrication services for our clients.  Annual sales surpass $700,000,000 as we continue to grow with our existing clients throughout the southern region along with developing  new relationships across the United States each year.

We are proud of the culture we have established at Performance Contractors that focuses on the development, safety and stability of our most important resource, the people that make up our company.  A safe and stable working environment supported by cutting edge training and development enable us to maintain the type of workforce that drives our culture.

Thank you for taking time to visit our website.  We hope you find this site helpful as well as informative.

Please let us know if we can provide additional information to you regarding Performance Contractors, Inc.


Art E. Favre

Company History

Performance Contractors, Inc. was established in 1979 as a Merit Shop General Industrial Contractor.  We provide all phases of industrial construction– from site prep through start-up. As a seasoned veteran in the industrial construction turnaround and maintenance arena, Performance serves the chemical, petrochemical, power, automotive manufacturing, steel, fertilizer, pulp and paper, and refinery industries.

Delivering stellar quality construction and maintenance safely on every project, Performance Contractors is able to remain on top of a very competitive industry. Even the company name is a testimony to the service it provides. Performance Contractors, Inc., consistently strives to improve its own performance, with outstanding people who are trained to succeed.

Performance is constantly trying to out-perform our last great performance

  • Expert management.
  • Talented people.
  • Personalized attention to the client, and the project.
  • Commitment to design integrity, specifications, safety requirements, quality control and expert workmanship.
  • Over 4,600 projects completed.
  • Well capitalized, and positioned to handle large contracts and projects.
  • Work performed on both a lump sum and cost-plus basis, as well as alternative commercial strategies.
  • Provides civil, pipe fabrication, structural steel erection, piping erection, high alloy welding modular unit fabrication and assembly, boiler and furnace erection and repairs, pressure vessel fabrication and repairs, bundle extraction, dismantling and plant relocation, rigging and full-service maintenance
  • Ongoing and supplemental service contracts for plant maintenance, turnarounds, and emergency shutdowns
Company Licensing

Performance Contractors, Inc. is currently licensed to provide industrial construction and maintenance services in 27 states. If your next project is in another area, please do not hesitate to call as we will be pleased to pursue licensing should the project be appropriate for our company.