Dec 18, 2018
Jamie Antich is a new assistant superintendent at The Walsh Group, where he is working on a seismic upgrade to Building 435 at Puget Sound Naval Station. Antich previously worked at J.H. Kelly, Walter Construction and Fluor Daniels.
Graham Construction & Management added staff to its tower, multifamily, mixed-use and retail projects: at 1200 Stewart in Seattle, Sean Campton is project coordinator and Erik Henley is health safety and environment manager; at 707 Terry in Seattle, Chris Anderson and Rowel Caribo are superintendents, Brandon Kennedy is project manager, Ayush Joshi and Neil Flores are project coordinators, and Mike Thomas is in charge of health safety and environment; at Alexan Central Park in Redmond, Chris Whitten is project manager, Zach Altenhofen is senior project coordinator and James Roberson is superintendent; at Alexan Shoreline Apartments in Shoreline, Chris Bahus is senior project coordinator; at 3rd & Virginia Pavilion in Seattle, Don Sheppard is superintendent; at Ballard Blocks in Seattle, Luke Hodson is superintendent; at Alexan 100 Denny in Seattle, Ryan Gellerson is superintendent; at Ivy Apartments in Seattle, Jurgen Schlemmer is superintendent; at Zella Apartments in Seattle, Drew Lunde is project coordinator; and at Costco Hatchery in Fremont, Nebraska, Michael Nesvik is project coordinator.
PCL Construction Services is donating $65,000 to 18 food banks across the U.S., including $5,000 locally to Food Lifeline and Northwest Harvest. Seattle staff are contributing toys and household items to Toys for Tots and Bellevue LifeSpring.
In Renton, Paccar Parts is participating in Hiring Our Heroes, a program that helps veterans, transitioning service members and military spouses find jobs. The company hired six from the program, which includes on-the-job training. Paccar Parts provides products, services and customer support to maintain trucks, trailers and buses.
Dec 11, 2018
The Walsh Group in Tukwila hired Oliver Paap and Ben Mitchell as assistant project managers. Paap previously worked on heavy-civil construction projects in Hawaii and Northern California for Shimmick Construction. Mitchell comes from Kiewit Infrastructure West Co. with 10 years of experience as a field engineer and superintendent on marine, demolition and deep foundation projects. At Walsh, both men are working on the Tacoma Hilltop light rail extension project.
In Seattle, Global Diving & Salvage promoted Renee Gowdy to construction group manager and Lee Brockmoller to chief estimator. Gowdy has been with Global since 2010 and in the construction industry for more than 30 years, with a focus on estimating and preconstruction. Brockmoller has been with Global since 2016 and has more than 15 years of experience as a project manager and estimator.
Graham Construction & Management relocated its Seattle office to 568 First Ave. S., Suite 400 in Pioneer Square. It added project manager Ben Conner; quality management systems manager Ryan Lee; marketing director Jennice Hyden; senior buyer Alina McGraw; project coordinator Cody Sarisky; and accountants Sarah Malloy, Breanne Stoller and Cheryl Mareno. Graham also relocated the following from other offices to Seattle: superintendents Nazz Russo, Jon Graham and Todd Ray; project managers Josh Colborne and Jared Boguski; and project coordinator Dillion Gretchen.
Tacoma-based Colvos Construction hired Eric Miller as carpenter foreman. Miller performs rough carpentry, clean up and subcontractor field coordination.