GIS was founded in 1948 with a minimum of personnel and an emphasis on boat repairs.

Through the years, GIS has continued to grow based on the founder's business philosophy. GIS has expanded into a vigorous service oriented company providing a full range of construction services, which include:

  • Full service fabrication facilities (including pipe and structural)
  • Onshore and offshore painting
  • Offshore, onshore, plant construction and maintenance operations
  • Environmental services, including tank and vessel cleaning
  • Heavy equipment, dirt and aggregate sales, delivery and placement, excavation, clearing, foundations, and civil
  • Arctic construction
  • Modular fabrication
  • Arctic-grade, blast-resistant modules

The following services are also provided through GIS:

  • Project management
  • Pipe and structural dimensioning
  • Drafting
  • Detailing of structural, process piping, and fabrications
  • Materials management
  • ASME Coded Vessels (R & U Stamps)
  • Hazwoper service
  • Contract Labor