Company Overview

Journey’s reach extends through the Black Hills and beyond into Wyoming thanks to the expertise of Ainsworth-Benning. Specializing in higher educational projects, healthcare, commercial/office, high-end residential, industrial endeavors and heavy highway, Ainsworth-Benning has a haul of awards hardware to prove its mettle.

Take advantage of 65+ years of delivering.

With offices in Spearfish, Ainsworth-Benning Construction has a rich history of providing successful projects across western South Dakota thanks to our expertise in the Construction Manager at Risk delivery system. We have an exemplary record of completing projects on-time, within budget and to the satisfaction of owners, as demonstrated by our citations as 2013 Alliant Build America Award - in the Building Under $10M New Category - Davis Campus Outfitting Project, Construction Industry Center Master Craftsmanship, American Buildings Design Build, South Dakota Transportation Quality, GCC Dacotah Excellence in Concrete and various safety awards on both the state and national levels of the Associated General Contractors.

Trust. Community. People.

The Journey Group is a full-service construction group with headquarters in Sioux Falls, S.D., and six divisions offering general, commercial, manufacturing, industrial, civil, residential and asphalt construction services in the Upper Midwest and nationwide.

Our company has a long-standing reputation of building lasting relationships with contractors throughout the region. Our experience in past projects working in and around the local construction market coupled with our solid reputation of being a fair, honest, and team-oriented company will bring a strong contractor interest to any project.

With Journey, you’re getting engineers and construction professionals with a wealth of education and experience—but you’re also getting allies on your project site. Our team is trustworthy, communicative, fiscally responsible and never lacking in follow-through.

Mission and Purpose

Positively Impacting Lives by Building Community

Core Values

  • Our Customer - Exceeding expectations by going above and beyond
  • Our People - We help each other be our best
  • Integrity - Do the right thing, ALWAYS!
  • Fiscal Stewardship - Investing in our future and our community
  • Relationships & Teamwork - We are in this together

That’s why Journey Group consists of a variety of divisions that meet across-the-board needs for projects of all sizes. Commercial. Residential. Civil. Paving.

See what we pack for the journey.

It’s always better to do business with an upstanding, reliable company.

We are a construction company with six divisions capable of performing a wide range of construction builds. But we are so much more than that. We know that we are fortunate to live, work, and raise our families in these communities. That's why we've made community support a central tenet of our company. From serving on non-profit boards to coaching youth activities or being a Big Brother for a disadvantaged child, our respect for communities underlies everything we do.

Join the Journey

Be a part of the team.
Six divisions—one Journey family. When you’re a part of the team, you’re striving to live out our mission of positively impacting lives by building community. And that’s evident no matter what part of the organization to which you’re contributing. Whatever leg of the journey is yours to complete, you’re helping to bring each project across the finish line.

Company Summary
Ainsworth-Benning Construction
Number of Employees
(605) 642-4716
345 Industrial Drive
Spearfish, SD