Heavy Equipment during a demolition

Demolition Work

Demolition & Site Work are our specialties, let JP Highland handle it for you.

Site Preparation Work in New Jersey

Site Preparation Work

Site Work - Debris Removal - Salvage Work

mechanical insulation in New Jersey

Mechanical Insulation

Mechanical insulation contractor specializing in commercial & industrial insulation applications.

heavy machinery during a demolition

Experience You Can Trust

We offer 40+ years of experience in the industry. Contact us today.

Welcome to JP Highland


JP Highland is a demolition, site preparation and mechanical insulation company serving New Jersey and Metro New York area. A trusted, reimagined company, acquired with a staff that has serviced the industry since 1986. We provide essential services to some of the most busy and ever-changing areas in the country. At J.P. Highland, we have vast experience with municipal contracts and have also facilitated private industry projects. Allow us to execute on time completion of your demolition, site preparation and clean up and mechanical insulation projects in an environmentally safe and cost-effective manner.


The J.P. Highland Team

Our team members have all been on staff for over ten years and some for as long as twenty-five years, availing us with their wealth of knowledge and skills in this industry. Our talent comprises of local non-union and union labor as required by the job.

We're proud to have completed over 210 commercial and residential demolition projects in New Jersey. We provide efficient debris removal, having our own transportation capabilities with our roll-off, dump truck, dump trailer, walking floor and low-boy services. After demolition or deconstruction, we leave your site “new construction ready”. The demolition debris is sorted by material type and separate for recycling or reuse.



Safety is a top priority, and we have OSHA 30, DOB (NY Department of Buildings) and LEAD certified staff. Our site safety supervisor ensures that we are compliant with state and federal mandates. Our contracted safety consultants, Strive Training Consultants is a full-service environment training firm, offering OSHA Construction Health and Safety, General Industry, RRP Lead, and Department of Buildings Site Safety Training in the tri-state area. They ensure that we keep abreast of industry updates and training requirements.

Disaster Response

Our equipment and skill base allows us to assist in disaster response situations. We have collaborated with first responder teams in many instances, including fires, storm damage and structural collapses. We provide consultation, equipment and skilled labor to assist in securing the site, alleviating the hazards at hand and environmental cleanup. Our disaster response includes, but is not limited to: 

  • Trenching
  • Structural & Interior Demo
  • Site Clean-Up & Salvage Work


Our Equipment

JP Highland has a wide variety of heavy equipment that, is owned, operated and maintained by the company. We are also proficient in operating a wide range of heavy equipment including:

  • Bob Cats & Mini Excavators
  • Backhoes
  • Dump Trucks
  • Bulldozers
  • Screen Machines
  • Vacuum Trucks
  • Front End Loaders
  • Rollers/Impactors
  • Skid Steer Machines
  • Scissor & Man Lifts
  • Hydraulic Excavators
  • Asphalt Spreader Boxes


SBA / WBE / MBE / DBE Certifications Pending