John S. Meek Company, Inc. is now Jilk Heavy Construction, Inc.

About Us


Who We Are

Jilk Heavy Construction (formerly John S. Meek Company) is a diversified general construction firm serving Southern California with more than 60 years of experience in General Engineering Construction. 

What We Do

Jilk Heavy Construction has the following specialties: Piers, Wharfs, Seawalls, Marinas, Pile Driving, Shoring, Sheet Piling, Foundations, Bridges, Concrete Structures, Retaining Wall, Geotechnical Construction, .  

Our Clients include both public and private agencies such as: US Navy, US Coast Guard, US National Parks Service, the State of California, Caltrans, the Cities of Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Redondo Beach, Ventura and various private companies.

Why Choose Us?

Jilk Heavy Construction has an established reputation and proven record with our clients for high quality work. A large portion of our business comes from repeat customers.

Our management team has performed numerous projects of various sizes ranging from a $5 Thousand to over $25 Million.

We finish projects on time and within budget.

Jilk Heavy Construction has an excellent safety record and an outstanding safety program.

Our Services

Marine Construction

General Construction

General Construction

  • Piers
  • Wharves
  • Marinas
  • Seawalls
  • Floating Docks
  • Marine Piles
  • Boat Launch Ramps

General Construction

General Construction

General Construction

  • Bridges
  • Retaining Walls
  • Pile Driving / Deep Foundation
  • Concrete Structures
  • Geotechnical Construction

Design Build

General Construction

Design Build

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Assistance with Permitting
  • Constructability Reviews
  • Full Design Build Contracts