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Swinerton Names Eric Foster CEO

Swinerton is proud to announce a key leadership transition, naming Eric Foster as Chief Executive Officer and Dave Callis as President. Jeff Hoopes, Swinerton’s Chief Executive Officer since 2013, retired at the end of 2019 after 35 years with the company. This marks only the 11th CEO leadership change in the company’s 132-year history. “As […]

Bay Area CRE Stalwart Swinerton Taps New CEO

News: Bisnow Eric Foster will become the new chief executive of the 132-year-old Swinerton, the construction company said Wednesday. After a stint as its president and chief operating officer, Foster has now been named Swinerton’s 12th CEO in a rare change at the top for the historic company. At the same time, former Senior Vice President Dave […]

City of South San Francisco Chooses Builder for Police Station

The South San Francisco City Council awarded Swinerton the construction contract for the new $52 million Police Operations Center and 911 Dispatch Center at its council meeting held on January 8, 2020. “Public safety is our number one priority in South San Francisco,” said South San Francisco Mayor Rich Garbarino. “The men and women in […]

La Fénix at 1950 Celebrates Topping Out in Mission District

La Fénix at 1950 (formerly known as 1950 Mission) celebrated topping out this nine-story building on January 10. Swinerton and co-developers BRIDGE Housing and Mission Housing Development Corporation joined more than 170 construction team members to commemorate this milestone.  The 157-unit affordable housing development is expected to complete Fall 2020. “Swinerton is grateful for the […]

The Boardwalk Groundbreaking Commemorated in Torrey Pines

On Thursday, January 9, Swinerton gathered with Healthpeak Properties, Inc., Project Management Advisors, Inc., CBRE, FPBA, and other members of The Boardwalk project team in celebration of the research campus’ groundbreaking. From life-sized golden shovels and miniature take-home mementos, to FPBA’s virtual reality headset experience and Clique Hospitality’s laboratory-themed food and libations, the event brought […]

Hillsboro Community Center Tops Out

Swinerton and the City of Hillsboro recently topped out at the Hillsboro Community Center project, a two-story facility built to serve the recreational and gathering needs of a broad cross-section of Hillsboro’s expanding and diverse community. This project milestone was celebrated on December 19 of last year, when the project team, City of Hillsboro, and […]

Meet Jason Hlewicki: Tenacious Construction Professional

With nearly 25 years of construction experience, Director of Interiors & Special Projects Jason Hlewicki has expertise in project and design development management. A tenacious construction professional, Jason is grounded in faith, family, and fellowship. Jason is a practitioner of flexibility management, highly motivated and driven to meet the challenges unique to every project. Q: What […]

Massive Public Works Project Takes Off at LAX

News: Construction Equipment Guide As part of one of the largest public works projects in California history, the new Intermodal Transportation Facility-West (ITF-West) will play a key role in LAX’s $5.5 billion Landside Access Modernization Program (LAMP). When it opens in 2021, ITF-West will offer short and long-term parking options and direct connection to the Automated People […]

Swinerton Wraps Up Biotech/Life Sciences Project in San Diego

In mid-November, Swinerton San Diego completed a project for Samumed. Set on a fast-paced six-month schedule, the tenant improvement overhauled a three-story, 69,000-square-foot building. The first floor consists of lab space that includes a vivarium, chemistry and biology labs, shipping and receiving, meeting rooms, and the main breakroom. The second and third floors house offices, […]