Corporate Message / Core Values

Murphy’s Corporate Message

Murphy Company is a premier national contractor designing, constructing and maintaining mechanical systems for the commercial, heavy industrial, industrial and institutional markets with unique capabilities to manage complex and demanding projects.

We continually innovate and improve our business processes to maximize value for our customers and to better our company performance. We achieve this through safety excellence, empowerment of our people, effective teamwork, development of our partners and dedicated customer focus.


Provide Valuable Solutions to Our Customers.

Our century of success comes from consistently delivering quality and service to our customers. Murphy Company’s innovative solutions are rooted in experience and driven by value.


At Murphy, it is people that count the most. Murphy develops relationships from the inside out, starting with our employees and carrying through to our customers and the community at large. We understand that our employees are the backbone of our business because of the integrity and professionalism they exude to all of the people we serve.

Employee Well-Being

Employee well-being is a top priority. That’s why we offer comprehensive safety training and pledge to return each of our employees home safely each night. Murphy consistently ranks as a Top Workplace and has been honored as one of St. Louis’ Healthiest Employers because of our health fair and wellness offerings.

Enduring Relationships

Murphy’s reputation is built on the enduring relationships we continually foster with customers, suppliers, professional service firms and our own employees. We are a family-owned company that is built on trust and caring. Our history of multigenerational family involvement remains a defining characteristic with more than 30 current employees with immediate relatives who have worked for, or still work for Murphy.

Integrity and Professionalism

Integrity and professionalism underlie all we do. For us, a handshake still means something. A promise made is a promise kept, whether dealing with a customer, vendor or employee. We call it doing the right thing – always – even when no one is looking.