2022 Archives

Come Build With The Best!

We are thrilled to announce that we have been named a winner of the 2021 Best and Brightest Companies To Work For in the Nation and placed in the top 101 of companies that entered!

The Best and Brightest have proven they are employers of choice by demonstrating exceptionally innovative human resource practices and setting high standards for their businesses. We are so proud of our people and the incredible work of our Human Resources and Corporate Wellness team.

Are you looking to grow your career in 2022? Come join our team of creative, innovative, and collaborative individuals and see why Walsh Construction Co. is the right fit for you.

Link to openings: https://lnkd.in/gh9tvt-Y

WALSH Wins AGC ROSE & CSEA National Safety Award!

Walsh Construction Co. is incredibly honored to be the recipient of the Associated General Contractors of America 2022 National Construction Safety Excellence Awards (CSEA)! Presented at the AGC Annual Convention, the national awards recognize firms that excel in safety performance, occupational health management, demonstrate leadership and control of risks.

We want to thank our WALSH teams, our exceptional self-performed partners at RDF BUILDERS CO and all of our trade partners who are committed to safety every day. Safety is our highest value and we have worked hard to develop a safety culture throughout our company that is key to exceptional performance. We are always looking to challenge ourselves to improve our safety program and are excited to share this award with all of our people and partners.
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Groundbreaking of Fourth Plain Commons for Vancouver Housing Authority!

Congratulations to Vancouver Housing Authority and the team of the Fourth Plain Commons on the groundbreaking celebration for this innovative neighborhood project. Fourth Plain Commons is a mixed-use project focused on strengthening and growing small businesses, creating opportunities for entrepreneurs, improving the corridor’s safety, and increasing the supply of affordable and attainable housing. The development is pedestrian-and-bike focused and will include a new vibrant plaza, public mural and community supportive spaces. On the upper floors, 108 units will provide a variety of affordable housing for families.

Our WALSH team of Chuck Moore, Brian Layman, Bryan Ware, Lyle Rinearson and Caitlin Kelley are excited to partner with Salazar Architect Inc. on this exciting project!

Link to KPTV Fox 12 Oregon news coverage https://lnkd.in/gNF5fgjk

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Happy Earth Day!

We are invested in the health of our planet and the #sustainability of our buildings. Evident through the vast number of earth-friendly projects we’ve completed, our wonderfully dedicated Quality Control Team focused on energy efficiency, and our internal Sustainability Committee (“Team Green”), at WALSH we work in our environments with innovation, attention and respect.

Honored to have been recognized as one of 2022’s 100 Best Green Workplaces in Oregon by Oregon Business magazine, we also recognize our work is never done and there is still much to learn.

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Laura Waddick Promoted to Assistant Superintendent!

Please join us in congratulating Laura Waddick on her promotion to Assistant Superintendent!

Laura joined WALSH in February of 2019 as a Project Engineer. During the past three years, she worked on Renaissance Commons for REACH Community Development and is currently on the Holden of Pearl senior living tower. Between the two projects, she has also gained experience assisting with the preconstruction of Dekum Court for Home Forward and overseeing the installation of the solar system with the PAE Living Building project. Laura is most looking forward to taking on more responsibility on the jobsite and continuing her growth and education with WALSH.

Please join us in wishing Laura continued success!

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Congratulations to Catholic Charities of Oregon on the Groundbreaking of Good Shepherd!

We want to congratulate Catholic Charities of Oregon on the groundbreaking of Good Shepherd Village – 143 affordable apartments for low-income families, veterans and seniors in Happy Valley! Part of its innovative Healthy Housing Initiative, Catholic Charities will be working in conjunction with Providence Health & Services to connect newly-housed residents with primary health and mental health care, work to decrease hospital readmission rates among homeless persons and proactively address the challenges of chronic homelessness in the region.

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What a Team on The Starlight for Central City Concern

What an incredible team and an inspiring project! The Starlight for Central City Concern (CCC) will provide 100 new homes of both permanent supportive housing and affordable housing for individuals experiencing chronic homelessness. Onsite services by Native American Rehabilitation Association of the Northwest, Inc. (NARA) and the Imani Center will offer culturally specific programming for Native American and African American individuals.

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Building Community with our WALSH Cranes!

You might have seen our green letters flying high in several places around the city of Portland, Oregon. As experts in high-rise construction, we own and operate our own cranes. Currently, three of those cranes are at the following projects in downtown Portland:

– Parkview at Terwilliger Plaza, an 11-story, 370,000 SF high rise building set to hold 127 independent living apartments

– Waterleaf, a six-story affordable housing project in RiverPlace waterfront for Bridge Housing

– Holden of Pearl, a 16-story senior living tower in the Pearl District

You can learn more about these projects on our website. Kudos to the fabulous drone skills of Goodwick Creative Services!

https://lnkd.in/dP-tD4Df

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Celebrating our Women In Construction!

Celebrating our Women In Construction! We want to raise awareness about the incredible and rewarding career opportunities available in our industry and share the important influence and contributions of women in all levels of construction.

Capturing a moment of hard work on our Parkview project for Terwilliger Plaza. We celebrate the women in our workforce and their success in the construction industry!

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