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Our Vision and Values have helped us become a trusted and respected nationwide organization

"The satisfaction that comes from having done the best we can is a sweet reward. Honor, integrity, and dependability are priceless qualities. Those who have cultivated them have an asset that offsets current losses in the market places."

Sam Lawrence Sr. | Founder of S.M. Lawrence Co.

When S.M. Lawrence went public in June 1997, we had 11 other operating companies and revenues of approximately $167 million.  Now, we’ve grown to 36 companies nationwide, with revenues of $1.3 billion.  Two key factors have accounted for much of that growth …

First, our technology-driven and innovative approach allows us to give customers like you the best possible solutions. Second, we know we wouldn’t be successful without satisfied customers.The majority of the work we do is for repeat customers, who come to us project after project.

Our Mission and Values have helped us to succeed …

Mission:  To provide the best value HVAC and mechanical and electrical systems installation and service, principally in the mid-market commercial industrial and institutional sectors, while caring for our customers, employees and the environment and realizing superior returns for our stockholders. 

Values:  We define, inform and guide the way we operate on a daily basis, both within the company and in the communities where we do business …

  • Act with honesty and integrity
  • Show respect for ALL stakeholders
  • Exceed customer expectations
  • Seek “win-win” solutions
  • Demonstrate spirit and drive
  • Pursue innovation
  • Achieve premier safety performance
  • Commit to energy efficiency
  • Communicate openly
  • Impact our communities positively
  • Think national.  Act local.