Entries by Cheyenne Tahbaz

Meet Kevin Smith: Lifelong Learner

Project Executive Kevin Smith is a lifelong learner, passionate about leadership, training and development of teams. A graduate of Penn State University, Kevin nearly 20 years of industry experience in structural engineering, constructability, and efficiency. Q: What is the most rewarding part of your job? A: Watching my teammates grow and be successful on projects.  […]

Selkirk envisions $80 million Papillon Towers on North Bank

Spokane-based development company Selkirk Development LLC has set its sights on a new, two-tower project that founder and CEO Sheldon Jackson hopes will set a new standard for development in Spokane. The project consists of a six-story midrise tower, dubbed Papillon South, adjacent to the existing building at 908 N. Howard, and a 12- or […]

Austin Film Society Announces Opening of New Creative Media Center

It’s a big day for independent film and television in Austin as the Austin Film Society has announced the completion of the new Creative Media Center at Austin Studios. The facility, which includes the new Stage 7, will provide an extra 38,500 square feet of flexible space for every step of the development and production process. AFS opened […]

Skybridge Construction at Chinook Winds Casino Resort

This month, Chinook Winds Casino Resort, owned and operated by the Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians of Oregon, began construction on a Skybridge connecting the newly erected parking structure that opened late 2018 to the casino. “The building of our covered parking garage was a great first step in convenience to our guests,” said Mike […]

Partners Group opens its Colorado campus, built by Swinerton

Late last month, Partners Group opened its new Americas headquarters, consisting of a newly constructed 129,400-square-foot campus in Broomfield. Swinerton Builders was the general contractor while Open Studio Architecture designed the project. Asked if there were any site challenges, Swinerton’s Chad Holajter said, “The biggest challenge was taking the vision of a 100-year-old factory building […]

Removal of Piers Makes Way for Floating Fireboat Station No. 35

The Swinerton-Power JV Design-Build team (organized by Swinerton in joint venture with Power Engineering Construction Co., Liftech Consultants Inc., and Shah Kawasaki Architects) is completing early milestones for Fireboat Station No. 35, the high-profile project along the southern end of the Embarcadero. Demolition of the existing piers began on September 11 and completed in late […]

Swinerton Southeast Runs Ragnar’s The Bourbon Chase

In late October, twelve swift and fearless runners, supported by two determined van drivers, came together from Swinerton’s Atlanta and Charlotte offices to embark on a 200 mile journey on the historic Kentucky Bourbon trail. The team kicked off the race in Clermont, KY at the Jim Beam distillery. From there, the 31-hour relay brought […]