Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

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Document and Entity Information - shares
3 Months Ended
Mar. 31, 2019
May 01, 2019
Document Information [Line Items]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Mar. 31, 2019  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2019  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q1  
Trading Symbol PWR  
Entity Registrant Name QUANTA SERVICES INC  
Entity Central Index Key 0001050915  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31  
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer  
Entity Emerging Growth Company false  
Entity Small Business false  
Common Stock    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   142,081,507
Exchangeable Shares    
Document Information [Line Items]    
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   36,183