NAICS Code 237310

NAICS 237310

NAICS Code 237310 – Highway, Street, and Bridge Construction

Definition of NAICS Code 237310: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in the construction of highways (including elevated), streets, roads, airport runways, public sidewalks, or bridges. The work performed may include new work, reconstruction, rehabilitation, and repairs. Specialty trade contractors are included in this group if they are engaged in activities primarily related to highway, street, and bridge construction (e.g., installing guardrails on highways).

Illustrative Examples of NAICS 237310

What are some examples of this code? The bulleted items below are illustrative examples of this classification.

  • Airport runway construction
  • Highway line painting
  • Causeway construction
  • Painting traffic lanes or parking lot lines
  • Culverts, highway, road, and street, construction
  • Pothole filling, highway, road, street, or bridge
  • Elevated highway construction
  • Resurfacing, highway, road, street, or bridge
  • Guardrail construction
  • Sign erection, highway, road, street, or bridge

Cross Reference Guide for Code 237310

What codes are similar to this classification that might be a more applicable code? The cross-reference guide below displays the codes for other similar industries. Please review to find the most applicable classification.

  • Constructing tunnels–are classified in Industry NAICS 237990, Other Heavy and Civil Engineering Construction;
  • Highway lighting and signal installation–are classified in Industry NAICS 238210, Electrical Contractors and Other Wiring Installation Contractors;
  • Painting bridges–are classified in Industry NAICS 238320, Painting and Wall Covering Contractors; and
  • Constructing parking lots, private driveways, sidewalks, or erecting billboards–are classified in Industry NAICS 238990, All Other Specialty Trade Contractors.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 237310

The North American Industry Classification System contains multiple index entries that are each descriptive of the same code. The bulleted list below shows all applicable index entries (Current and former) that are associated with this classification. These index entries further elaborate on the scope of applicable industries that have already been defined at the top of this page.

  • Abutment construction
  • Airport runway construction
  • Airport runway line painting (e.g., striping)
  • Asphalt paving (i.e., highway, road, street, public sidewalk)
  • Bridge approach construction
  • Bridge construction
  • Bridge decking construction
  • Causeway construction
  • Concrete paving (i.e., highway, road, street, public sidewalk)
  • Construction management, highway, road, street and bridge
  • Culverts, highway, road and street, construction
  • Curbs and street gutters, highway, road and street, construction
  • Elevated highway construction
  • Grading, highway, road, street and airport runway
  • Guardrail construction
  • Highway construction
  • Highway line painting
  • Logging road construction
  • Oil field road construction
  • Overpass construction
  • Painting lines on highways, streets and bridges
  • Painting traffic lanes or parking lots
  • Parking lot marking and line painting
  • Parkway construction
  • Pavement, highway, road, street, bridge or airport runway, construction
  • Pothole filling, highway, road, street or bridge
  • Repair, highway, road, street, bridge or airport runway
  • Resurfacing, highway, road, street, bridge or airport runway
  • Road construction
  • Runway, airport, line painting (e.g., striping)
  • Sidewalk, public, construction
  • Sign erection, highway, roads street or bridge
  • Street construction
  • Surfacing, highway, road, street, bridge or airport runway
  • Tarring roads
  • Traffic lane painting
  • Trestle construction
  • Underpass construction
Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 237310

Looking for an insurance classification other than the North American Industry Classification System? If a company falls within the industry defined on this page, then the class codes mentioned below may be applicable. Please note that the bulleted cross-reference guide below is not authoritative. Users should have an insurance professional review to ensure proper insurance classification.

  • NCCI WC (Varies by state): 5506, 8350, 5222, 5037, 5040NAICS 237310
  • CA WC: 5506, 8350, 5222, 5040
  • DE WC: 601, 654, 655
  • PA WC: 601, 654, 655
  • MI WC: 5506, 8350, 8350, 5222, 5038, 5040
  • NJ WC: 5500, 5509, 8350, 5222, 5038, 5040
  • NY WC: 5506, 8350, 5222, 5037, 5037
  • WY WC: 237310
  • GL: 99321, 91589, 91266, 91588, 98309, 91265
  • SIC: 1611, 1622, 1623, 1721

Resources: Praxiom, AceGroupTDICalifornia Division of Workers Compensation, Delaware Workers Compensation Manual, Pennsylvania Workers Compensation Manual, Michigan Workers’ Compensation Placement Facility: Classification Definitions, New Jersey Workers Compensation and Employers Liability Insurance Manual, New York Workers Compensation and Employers Liability, North American Industry Classification System, Florida Underwriting Guide: Commercial General Liability Classifications,  Standard Industrial Classifications.

The suggested cross reference guide for NAICS code 237310 is based on our research using the resources cited above.

Correlating Code Breakdown for North American Industry Classification System

NAICS codes are broken down by digit. The broadest description starts with the 2 digit sector codes. The 3 digit subsector codes are more specific, then the 4 digit industry group, 5 digit industry, and the most specific is the 6 digit NAICS code (Where you are now). If the code on this page does not describe the industry of the business in question, then select the largest applicable code below. From there, follow through the progression of smaller digits to the larger digits in order to obtain the most specific 6 digit classification.

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