Gerhold Concrete Co. , Inc. is based in Columbus, Nebraska and is a supplier of ready mixed concrete, concrete block, precast concrete, brick and other building materials throughout Nebraska and Iowa. Gerhold has been serving the construction industry in Nebraska since 1869.

 

Our History

Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc. is based in Norfolk, Nebraska and is a supplier of ready mixed concrete, concrete block, segmental retaining wall, precast concrete, brick and other building materials throughout Nebraska and Iowa. Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc has been serving the construction industry in Nebraska since 1869.
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc has long been recognized as a leader in the construction industry in Nebraska, Kansas, South Dakota, and more recently in Iowa.
Gerhold Company began when William F. Gerhold, a veteran of the American Civil War and wounded at Shiloh, came to the fertile Platte valley in the mid-1800’s to begin a new life.
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc produces a wide variety of structural and architectural concrete block including standard grey, split-faced, colored, marbleized, and legacy commercial block and various (SRW) segmental retaining wall, garden wall, and landscape block and paver products. We also produce a variety of commercial and agricultural precast products.
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc is a brick distributor for nine brick manufacturers’ and six Cultured and Natural stone manufacturers’ product lines. We carry a wide range of masonry and building material lines to cover all your concrete and masonry construction needs with various product lines available at our plant locations.
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc has seen many changes throughout its 140 plus years in the building construction industry. With the diversity it has acquired, Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc continues to look toward the future with enthusiasm, knowing we have a long history of loyal employees, a dedication to the safety of our employees, quality products, and the support to continue to provide the highest level of service for our customers.
Although not all the production facilities are still producing product for us today, since the 1940’s, Gerhold Concrete has continued to actively grow in the ready mix concrete, masonry, and precast industries through various expansions and acquisitions in Nebraska and Iowa. In 1989 Gerhold Concrete was acquired by the Lyman-Richey Corporation based out of Omaha Nebraska and became a part of the Ash Grove family of companies. Today Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc operates 16 ready mix concrete production plants, two concrete block production plants, with precast, building material, and sales operations at Columbus, Norfolk, Fremont, Seward, Grand Island, West Point, Blair, Wayne, McCook, Wisner, Osmond, Hartington, and Laurel, Nebraska as well as, in Missouri Valley, Onawa, and Mapleton, Iowa. Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc maintains a fleet of 96 mixer trucks and 13 block and material delivery trucks with a staff of approximately 143 employees.
 
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc produces a wide variety of structural and architectural concrete block including standard grey, split-faced, colored, marbleized, and legacy commercial block and various (SRW) segmental retaining wall, garden wall, and landscape block and paver products. We also produce a variety of commercial and agricultural precast products.
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc is a brick distributor for nine brick manufacturers’ and six Cultured and Natural stone manufacturers’ product lines. We carry a wide range of masonry and building material lines to cover all your concrete and masonry construction needs with various product lines available at our plant locations.
Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc has seen many changes throughout its 140 plus years in the building construction industry. With the diversity it has acquired, Gerhold Concrete Company, Inc continues to look toward the future with enthusiasm, knowing we have a long history of loyal employees, a dedication to the safety of our employees, quality products, and the support to continue to provide the highest level of service for our customers.