Benson Industries, Inc. is widely recognized among the architectural and construction community as one of the premier custom curtainwall and external cladding subcontractors in the United States and Asia. Established in Portland, Oregon in 1926, Benson still maintains Portland as its headquarters. Additionally, Benson has established offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, New York and Singapore. Benson maintains 4 full time shops for assembly of its unitized curtainwalls; Portland, OR, Phoenix, AZ, Lebanon, PA., and Otay Mesa, MX. Benson’s engineering staff includes Registered Structural Engineers and Thermal specialists, and LEED AP. As a licensed subcontractor, Benson also installs its own products and employing union ironworkers and glaziers.
Over the last 30 years Benson has provided construction services consisting of system design, estimating, engineering, prototype testing and development, quality assurance, project management, component fabrication, unit assembly, transport and storage, Installation and close-out.
1926- Established as Tom Benson Glass Co., Portland, OR
1980- Incorporated as Tom Benson Industries, Inc.
1982- Opened satellite office in Los Angeles, CA
1984- Opened satellite office in Chicago, IL
2003- Opened satellite office in New York, NY
2013- Acquired by MiTek Industries (MiTek), a Berkshire Hathaway Company