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CityWorks Officially Kicks off for the Summer

The SFPUC’s eighth CityWorks Summer Internship Program flipped the script on Friday, June 14 as some of the top construction and engineering firms in the Bay Area pitched themselves – to interns. The networking event served as the official launch of the paid summer internship program, giving 15 students from San Francisco’s Southeast neighborhoods real-world […]

$1 billion 5M project starts construction, transforming South of Market

After more than a decade of planning, including a three-year legal battle,the $1 billion 5M project broke ground on Thursday. Developer Brookfield Properties and partner Hearst, owner of The Chronicle, will transform four acres of parking lots and vacant buildings at 5th and Mission streets with two new towers, a 200-foot apartment building, two parks and renovated […]

Swinerton Adds Service for Property, Facility Managers

Swinerton’s Colorado division has expanded its professional services beyond typical construction manager/general contractor offerings to include a specialized program aimed at the unique needs of property and facility managers. A dedicated team focuses on smaller projects that require more expertise than what property managers typically have on staff, if at all. “The aim is to […]

Washington’s 100 Best Workplaces of 2019 revealed

From paid parking and team building at the spa or a ropes course to onsite child care, fully stocked refrigerators and unlimited vacation time, Washington’s workplaces pull out all the stops to attract and retain employees. These perks are part of companies’ commitments to foster healthy office cultures focused on helping employees bring their best […]

Using history to break ground on new Agricultural Complex at CCC

A greenfield at the edge of the Chemeketa Community College (CCC) campus in Salem, Oregon will soon be the new home of a 14,500-square-foot mass timber office and classroom building. The ground-breaking ceremony uniquely utilized historic cultivating techniques from a horse-drawn plow, to a steam engine tractor, and ended with the modern tractor and plow […]

AGC of Colorado Honors Members’ Commitments to Workplace Safety & Environmental Excellence

The Associated General Contractors of Colorado (AGC/C) honored its members’ commitments to workplace safety and environmental excellence at the 32nd annual Safety & Environmental Awards last month at The Westin Westminster. In correlation with the national construction Safety Week that takes place each May, this event attracted more than 330 construction industry professionals and guests to […]

Montecito students sign pledges to work for Swinerton

Four Montecito High School students are on their way to construction careers at Swinerton now that they’ve signed letters of intent to work for the national building company. The students, brothers Nick and Matt Tarantino, Adrian Garcia and Manuel Moreno, signed commitments May 30 that enter them in a four-year program coordinated with Carpenters Union […]

Swinerton Unveils Delta Sky Club in Atlanta Airport

  Delta Sky Club members have a new, upscale area to pass travel time in the Atlanta Airport, thanks to Swinerton and its project partners. This is how Delta describes its Sky Clubs: “Step inside Delta Sky Club and enjoy exceptional service in a relaxing atmosphere with enhanced touches including more seating, easily-accessible power, complimentary […]