NAICS Code 238290

NAICS 238290

NAICS Code 238290 – Other Building Equipment Contractors

Definition of NAICS Code 238290: This industry comprises establishments primarily engaged in installing or servicing building equipment (except electrical, plumbing, heating, cooling, or ventilation equipment). The repair and maintenance of miscellaneous building equipment is included in this industry. The work performed may include new work, additions, alterations, maintenance, and repairs.

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Illustrative Examples of NAICS 238290

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

  • Automated and revolving door installation
  • Lightning protection equipment (e.g., lightning rod) installation
  • Boiler and pipe insulation installation
  • Machine rigging
  • Commercial-type door installation
  • Millwrights
  • Conveyor system installation
  • Overhead door, commercial- or industrial-type, installation
  • Dismantling large-scale machinery and equipment
  • Revolving door installation
  • Elevator installation
  • Satellite dish, household-type, installation
  • Escalator installation
  • Vacuum cleaning system, built-in, installation
  • Gasoline pump, service station, installation

Cross Reference Guide for Code 238290

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.

  • Manufacturing of industrial equipment with incidental installation–are classified in Sector 31-33, Manufacturing; and
  • Repair and maintenance of commercial refrigeration equipment or production equipment–are classified in Industry NAICS 811310, Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance.

Other Index Entries for NAICS 238290

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.

  • Antenna, household-type, installation
  • ATMs (automatic teller machines) installation
  • Automated and revolving door installation
  • Automatic gate (e.g., garage, parking lot) installation
  • Boiler and pipe insulation installation
  • Boiler covering installation
  • Bowling alley equipment installation
  • Church bell and tower clock installation
  • Commercial kitchen food preparation equipment (e.g., mixers, ovens, stoves) installation
  • Commercial-type door installation
  • Conveyor system installation
  • Deodorization (i.e., air filtration) system installation
  • Dismantling large-scale machinery and equipment
  • Door, commercial- or industrial-type, installation
  • Duct insulation installation
  • Dumbwaiter installation
  • Elevator installation
  • Escalator installation
  • Garage door, commercial- or industrial-type, installation
  • Gasoline pump, service station, installation
  • Hoisting and placement of large-scale apparatus
  • Incinerators, building equipment type, installation
  • Insulation, boiler, duct and pipe, installation
  • Lightning protection equipment (e.g., lightning rod) installation
  • Lightning rod and conductor installation
  • Machine rigging
  • Machinery and equipment, large-scale, installation
  • Materials handling equipment installation
  • Mechanical equipment insulation
  • Millwrights
  • Motor vehicle garage and service station mechanical equipment (e.g., gasoline pumps, hoists) installation
  • Moving sidewalk installation
  • Overhead door, commercial- or industrial-type, installation
  • Pipe covering
  • Pipe, duct and boiler insulation
  • Pneumatic tube conveyor system installation
  • Power boiler, installation only
  • Power generating equipment installation
  • Revolving door installation
  • Rigging large-scale equipment
  • Rubber door installation
  • Satellite dish, household-type, installation
  • Vacuum cleaning system, built-in, installation
  • Vault, safe and banking machine installation
  • Vehicle lift installation
  • Vending machine installation
  • Water pipe insulating
Insurance Conversion Table for NAICS Code 238290

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): 5403, 5703, 5057, 9534, 3724, 5160NAICS 238290
  • CA WC: 5403, 5057, 9529, 3724, 5160
  • DE WC: 651, 655, 657, 661, 675
  • PA WC: 651, 655, 657, 661, 675
  • MI WC: 5403, 9530, 5057, 9530, 9529, 3724, 5160
  • NJ WC: 5403, 5703, 5057, 9530, 9529, 3724, 5160
  • NY WC: 5403, 5703, 5057, 9534, 3724, 3737, 3724, 5160
  • WY WC: 238290
  • GL: 91342, 91280, 97654, 98658, 97222, 97223, 92451, 92593
  • SIC: 1796, 1629

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 238290 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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