Parks and recreational buildings vary in complexity. Kolb Grading has completed a wide range of parks and leisure projects, including public parks, community centers, sports facilities, public shelters and swimming pools.

We specialize in intelligent design planning, quality building and stellar project management. With our comprehensive design/build service, we aim to provide everything from thorough blueprints to exact cost analysis, committee presentations, securing clearances, and expert project management throughout the duration of your building project.


Kolb has built, repaired and enhanced lakes of all sizes—large and small. Our team can assist you in determining the requirements necessary to install the proper utilities to help manage the water levels. We are experienced professionals when it comes to working in environmentally-sensitive zones and creating solid structures to meet your needs.

  • Lake Construction
  • Embankment Stabilization
  • Sediment Management
  • Water Channel Construction
Sports Complexes | Athletic Fields

Backed by our experience in construction and transportation, we have all the tools it takes to craft a master sports complex for any level of play. From elementary schools to the professional level—we have it covered.

  • Design/Build
  • Site Analysis and Engineering
  • Site Preparation
  • Underground Drainage Systems
  • Access Road Construction
  • Parking Lot Construction

Much of our work in creating parks has been in conjunction with creating lakes and/or wetlands. As such, we’re happy to build a sanctuary for both wildlife and people.

  • Access Road Construction
  • Parking Lot Construction
  • Trail Construction and Paving
  • Water Management Structures
  • Utility (Water) Pipe Installation
Race Tracks

Thoroughbred, Quarter Horse or NASCAR, a race track is a derivative of road building which we do exceptionally well!

  • Design/Build
  • Site Analysis and Engineering
  • Site Preparation
  • Subgrade and Running Surface Construction
  • Access Road Construction
  • Parking lot construction
Golf Courses

Kolb Grading has done more for golfers in the state of Missouri than any other grading company! Having built most of the courses in the state, Kolb Grading knows how to work with an architect to create their vision.

Course Construction Elements

  • Survey and Layout
  • Project Management and Cost Control
  • Excavation
  • Subgrade and Access Roads
  • Shaping and Finish Grading
  • Hauling
  • Trail Location and Preparation
  • Underdrain System Installation
  • Influent and Effluent Piping
  • Vents
  • Geo-Grid and Porous Pavement
  • Project Documentation
  • Sand Drainage
  • Bunker Construction

Featured Golf Course Projects

Why Kolb?

Kolb Grading can assist you in realizing your recreational vision, whether it’s a new lake, boulder wall, tennis court, or baseball field that you want to build. We can excavate and construct a new lake, install utilities to assist in the management of water levels, and plant trees to provide habitat for wildlife. Whatever the job, Kolb Grading has the team, the resources, and the equipment necessary to construct a first-class structure while maintaining safety measures that exceed industry standards.

Related Projects

Old Hickory Golf Club
Winghaven Golf Course
Winghaven Golf Course
Bear Creek Golf Club

Our Commitment to Safety

Safety is more than an Experience Modification Rate (EMR) number; it’s a culture we are committed to.