88 Nichols Avenue Atmore, AL 36504 • PH: 251-368-3737 Fax: 251-368-4906




Parker & Son Inc. employs over 150 people at its main office in Atmore, AL. Our personnel come from all sectors of the petroleum, industrial, structural and heavy construction industries which is why we are recognized by industry leaders and our clients as a reliable, safe, high quality and service conscious general contractor. Our work history and training includes formal engineering, project management, estimating, site supervision, trade school certification, industry accreditation and on the job training from the ground up. We are a Drug Free Environment company as per DOT 195 Guidelines and Procedures.  Random testing of all employees is corporate policy.  Our staff has been cleared by background checks for access and to work within State Port Authorities, US Military Bases, and major oil company facilities. Safety is discussed first daily in our culture so our clients know and understand that a “job done right” starts first with safety. Our staff of safety professionals each hold OSHA 500/503 Train the Trainer certifications and manages the onsite safety, process safety management and works in the development of safe work procedures for the company.  All of the management and key field personnel have been trained for Confined Space Entry and Rescue; CPR;  First Aid; HAZWOPER 40 hour First Responder; HAZWOPER Incident Command Procedures and DOT 195 Operator Qualifications. Our employees’ meet the requirements set by DOT & Military and are Veriforce, ISNet, NCCER trained, tested and qualified.  Our commitment to safety is first and foremost. Zero accidents is our goal!


Complete Turn Key Construction and Design Build Services


We offer complete turnkey services for terminals and refinery construction. By combining our equipment resources and cross-trained tradesmen, your project could be up and running on schedule and within budget by minimizing mobilization fees, and scheduling conflicts for multi-trade sites. We have the experience on both large and small scale projects to meet client needs. Our Team can perform design services and resolve compliance issues which may arise during a project.  Parker & Son Inc. consultants are familiar with all state and federal building codes. These engineering services are available anytime to help our clients develop a preliminary design and budget for planning purposes or perform a complete engineer-procure-construct (EPC) project.  


Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction, Repair, & Maintenance


We work in the Oil and Gas & Pipeline Industry performing repairs and maintenance, as well as design build construction. Our Fabrication Department can shop build piping spools and structural steel framing in a controlled environment which improves quality and reduces risk of onsite weather delays.  We also offer long term maintenance crews to perform all your pipeline or plant maintenance needs. Our craftsmen have the skills to meet all our clients’ needs from small manifold reconstruction to intra-terminal pipeline construction. Our repair experts are Armor Plate and Wrap Master certified.


API 650/653 Tank Construction and Repair


Our staff has API certified inspectors, and employs experienced tank builders and welders capable to perform any and all types of API 650/653 tank construction or reconstruction jobs. Tank projects large or small, from 200 ft dia new floors to simple shell nozzle modifications, we can handle your storage tank work. Our welders and tank specialists are tested annually to ensure all certifications are up to date at all times.



Utility Locating and Hydro (soft) Excavation


Using the latest ground penetrating technology coupled with Radio Detections state-of-art radio detection equipment, we can provide critical information on utilities, materials, and other potential obstructions without disturbing the soil.  Using this technology our Hydro Excavation Division (pot-holing) can locate existing structures and verify exact location and depth. Used in conjunction with our underground utilities locating instruments, soft excavation minimizes the risk to underground piping and or electrical lines, by using water under pressure to expose them. Water pressure will not damage utility equipment once located, whether it be cathodic protection, fiber optics or specialty coatings on piping. Our machine can get into tight and restrictive areas to excavate for pipe replacement, pipe supports and any job where normal machinery or personnel cannot dig safely.


Tank Leak Containment and Dike Liners


We use high quality synthetic (HDPE) and natural (clay) liner products for our clients containment projects installed in compliance with engineered design drawings.  All liners and seam seal process conforms to all state local and federal environmental codes. Our dedicated professional team uses care in preparation to ensure liners do not become damaged during installation.


Tank Cleaning


P&S’ tank cleaning crews have the required OSHA training and experience to safely clean any above or below ground storage tank, under most any condition. Our staff has been cleaning tanks for most all oil companies throughout the southeast US since 1991. We use the latest equipment and technology to ensure your tank cleaning needs are met safely and efficiently and without incident, and recover your valuable product back into storage.


Terminal and Refinery Construction and Maintenance


Whether it is a new state of the art facility or full maintenance contract on a long term basis including shut down work, our team has the knowledge to meet all your refinery needs. We have the expertise to staff a 24 hours a day, 7 days a week shut down if necessary, to meet the required schedules and get the refinery and or terminal back on line.


Pipeline and Tank Coating


We use the latest technology for pipeline/tank blasting and coating, either in a shop environment or on your site. Combined with over 20 years of experience our blasting and coating meets all 3 levels of NACE Certification depending on location and service required. Our painting division has provided services for most all oil and pipeline companies throughout the southeast portion of the United States.


Civil and Concrete


Our civil and concrete division has the capabilities to meet the strictest of concrete and civil construction requirements. The team has been performing ground work and foundations for many years, and in all types of conditions. Whether it is tank ringwalls, building slabs and foundations, loading racks or retaining walls, we can meet your engineered reinforced concrete requirements.


Site Clearing/Grading and Demolition Services


With the company’s owned fleet of heavy machinery equipment and experienced surveyors and operators, we can handle the toughest jobs from new site clearing to excavating and laying pipeline.  Our demolition team has the experience and knowledge to safely decommission and demo existing terminals and refineries in accordance with all state and environmental guidelines. Whether the demolition involves total dismantling for scrap or relocation our team has a proven track record. We will consult with you on issues of lead abatement and asbestos contaminated to ensure all equipment and materials are disposed of properly and safely.


Mechanical Welding and Services


This is the core of our business.  We only employ certified welders for all mechanical piping and structural steel welding needs. Our welders have the experience to perform any welding task required necessary to complete any project. We use modern state of the art equipment to ensure that your project meets or exceeds all quality control standards, as well as state and federal codes. With our 15,000 sq ft fabrication shop staffed with engineers, draftsmen, and welders, we can fabricate in house and ship to you using our own fleet of highway haulers thus reducing down time for hot work in your facility.


Electrical, Instrumentation and Controls


Our EI&C group offers complete power and automation services for all aspects of gas & oil terminals and pipeline stations. We offer quality services which include site layouts, power, automation, control and instrumentation tubing.  The EI&C Division can perform design, repairs & modifications, as well as complete facility installations.


Hydro and Pressure Testing


We perform hydro testing using the latest equipment whether there is water available onsite or must be hauled in. Our self-contained water pumping systems will achieve maximum desired pressures to meet your needs.  P&S also can offer nitrogen based testing for piping systems sensitive to water, such as ethanol. We provide the required documentation and offer any assistance to make repairs after each test if needed.


Custom Designed Fixed Gas Detection Systems


Parker and Son Inc. would like to announce their distributorship with RKI Industries for fixed air monitoring systems. We now offer a variety of instruments along with installation and service to all of our clientele.




Our Team has the necessary security clearances and training required to work on military sites. We have performed new construction, repairs and maintenance work for many USACE, NAVFAC, and AFCESA contracts. Our scope of services includes the procurement of material & equipment, construction and repairs to UL 142 and API 650 storage tanks, piping installations using all metals and alloys, transfer and issue pumping systems, electrical, instrumentation and controls upgrades, and coatings. All work is performed to military UFGS guidelines.


Fully Certified Engineering & Drafting Services


To better serve our clients’ needs, our Engineering Division specializes in design work for Petrochemical & Refinery Industry. Specialties include pressure vessels, tanks, mechanical, civil/structural, construction engineering, and detailing.