About Camino West Construction

Camino West Construction is a California company and is the dba of E. Frantz Inc, with headquarters in Long Beach, California. Our commitment to integrity, job quality, safety, and customer service drives our company’s philosophy. We understand that clear communication is paramount to building relationships with our clients as well as getting the job done right, within budget and on time.


We have partnered with professional crews throughout the state of California, allowing us to service our clients wherever their project may be located. Specializing in ‘Build to Suit’ projects we work with Architects, Designers, Commercial Property Managers and Commercial Property Owners and our experience in engineering, construction/project management, creative problem solving, and years of field supervision virtually guarantee a successfully completed project.  Upon receiving your request for proposal, we review the plans and budget and if we foresee a different time line or costs, we will tell you up front and explain why.  Just like you, we want to avoid unnecessary delays and costs from the moment we submit our bid.


Our work speaks for itself – which is why we get called first by many of the major Southern California industrial property owners and property managers when emergencies arise and personal safety is at stake. We treat each property as if it were our own and have the ability to quickly deploy our highly organized and motivated work force to assist in saving our clients’ assets.


Our projects include Commercial Offices, Medical Offices, Retail Stores, Restaurants and Bars, Industrial and Warehouse building. Camino West Construction, We Build to Suit, YOU!


Eric Frantz / President

Our President Eric Frantz has over 20 years of engineering, construction and operations management, finance and cost accounting experience in commercial, heavy civil, marine, airports, and industrial processing construction for the City of LA, City of Bakersfield, Metropolitan Water District, CALTRANS, Los Angeles World Airports, Port Of Los Angeles, and Port of Long Beach.  Mr. Frantz earned his Bachelor Degree in Civil Engineering from the State University of New York, at Buffalo in 1996; he also holds a BS Degree in Business Administration from the State University of New York, College at Oswego. With his engineering background he carefully reviews each project to avoid any unwanted surprises, time delays or added expenses. Eric prides himself in keeping change orders to a minimum, unless, of course, they come from you.