Sep 10, 2019
The Seattle office of Abbott Construction promoted Garry Fulghum to senior estimator, Marysol Negretti to human resources coordinator, Quinn Starkey to project manager and Debbie Lyons to accounting administrator. Fulghum joined the company 10 years ago. He is helping the chief estimator with continuous improvement of the department. Negretti started at Abbott over a year ago and her new responsibilities include recruitment, onboarding, benefit orientations and the summer internship program. Starkey has been with the company for six years. Lyons has been at Abbott over a year and has 15 years of office management and accounting experience.
The Associated Builders and Contractors of Western Washington opened a satellite office in Federal Way at 505 S. 336th St., Suite 530. The association is offering safety and management training at the new location. An open house will be held Sept. 17.
Sep 04, 2019
The Seattle office of Abbott Construction hired Bob Herrera as project superintendent, Donna Guest as senior project engineer, Shasta Anton as project administrator and Aidan O'Neill as project engineer. Herrera has over 30 years of construction experience, with a strong background in public works and medical facilities. Guest has 30 years of construction experience that includes a variety of project types in Oregon, Hawaii and Washington. Anton has over 10 years of experience in customer relations, with four years in event management. O'Neill worked for six years at a residential concrete subcontractor before becoming a project engineer two years ago.
The U.S. Department of Energy announced it intends to extend the current Hanford tank operations contract with Washington River Protection Solutions for up to 12 months, from Oct. 1 to Sept. 30, 2020. The extension is valued at $725 million. Washington River Protection Solutions is a team of companies led by Aecom with partner Atkins. The dedicated subcontractor for the contract is Orano.