Montante Construction

Headquartered in Buffalo, NY, Montante Construction is a full-service construction management company who excels in technically-challenging projects. Serving the private and public sectors, we maintain a partnering philosophy as the centerpiece of our business relationships. We align all project partners, keeping every contributor focused on the common goal of delivering projects on-time and on-budget, with an unwavering commitment to quality and safety during every phase of construction.

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Whether new construction, building expansions, or the rehabilitation of aging structures into contemporary uses, Montante Construction has a proven record of accomplishment in Western New York.

Riverwalk Parkway

Tonawanda, NY

Planing Mill

Buffalo, NY

Gates Circle Site

Buffalo, NY

Bridgestone APM

Sanborn, NY

Pine Pharmaceuticals

Tonawanda NY

Sealing Devices Expansion

Lancaster, NY

Praxair Incubation Center

Tonawanda NY

People Inc.

Buffalo, NY


Regardless of contract type, our core competency is aligning all partners around the needs of the owner. By setting a high standard for collaboration, we accomplish much more than the project at hand—we advance your organization’s goals and position you for long-term success. The company is constantly seeking new innovation in how structures and facilities are built. We will work within your prescribed delivery method or recommend one to best suit your situation.

  • Construction Management
  • General Contracting
  • Design Build
  • Build to Suit
  • Pre-construction Planning

Montante Construction is led by some of the preeminent construction professionals in the region. We understand the power of collaboration and teamwork and leverage that power to overcome challenges and achieve high-value results for our clients and the community.

Douglas Elia

President, Montante Construction

Doug Elia is President of Montante Construction. He defines and manages the scope, schedule, budget and ultimate completion of all construction projects for Montante Construction, TM Montante Development, and Montante Solar. Mr. Elia works closely with project owners, architects, engineers, contractors, and sub-contractors to ensure goals and timelines are met while meeting the highest standards of quality and safety.

Prior to joining Montante Construction, Mr. Elia was a Project Executive at LP Ciminelli. He played an integral role in several notable projects, including the $80 million Conventus medical office building on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus, the $38 million University at Buffalo School of Engineering and Applied Sciences building, the new $20 million baggage handling system at the Buffalo-Niagara International Airport, the $32 million Niagara Falls, NY municipal complex, and the $13 million renovation of Erie County Hall and Annex in downtown Buffalo, NY. Throughout his career, Mr. Elia has successfully managed projects totaling more than $250 million.

Mr. Elia’s previous experience also gives him the ability to offer multiple project delivery systems. He has actively been involved in stipulated sum, guaranteed maximum price and design-build projects. Mr. Elia thoroughly understands that no two projects are alike and each project requires unique analysis. He holds a Bachelor of Arts from Clemson University, is a LEED accredited professional, and has completed 30-hour OSHA Construction Safety Training. He currently serves on the Niagara USA Board of Directors as well as the Construction Exchange Board of Governors.


At Montante Construction, we are committed to attracting the finest professionals because it is our people that truly set us apart. Top candidates should have the drive, experience, and creativity to excel in their field and conduct themselves with the highest ethical standards. For more information and to apply, please view the job postings below.

Estimator & Preconstruction Planner
Assistant Estimator

Montante Construction

2760 Kenmore Avenue
Tonawanda NY 14150

Tel: (716) 876-8899