Colina for Pacific Housing Northwest Will Provide 139 Affordable Transit-Oriented Units

Major updates coming from our Colina project, located directly next to the Beacon Hill Light rail station. New additions include successfully completing all concrete work on the Colina West, located on Beacon Ave, as well as wrapping up excavation and below grade concrete scopes at Colina East on 17th, as you can see from the slides. Once complete, this 139-unit transit oriented development will look to be a staple in the Beacon Hill neighborhood.

The owner, Pacific Housing Northwest, has made it a focus to incorporate unique transportation options as well as opportunities to encourage community growth. Additionally, artwork by Seattle-based artist, not to mention sustainable practices including solar hot water, bio-swales, solar panels, and green roofs! WALSH looks forward to implementing our high standards of safety and quality as we move forward through framing and exterior details of this 139-unit, transit oriented community on Beacon Hill.

WALSH is Honored to Accept the DJC Hard Hat Safety Award on behalf of all of our people.

Our culture of safety forms the foundation of our company and assures that both safety and health are integrated into all our business practices.

Oregon WALSH Safety Manager Nate Ricker and Safety Coordinator Kirk Chandler were honored to accept the Daily Journal of Commerce Hard Hat Safety Award on behalf of all of our people. All WALSH employees serve as safety champions and are empowered to stop any unsafe acts in our commitment to Safety Always.

We would like to congratulate all the other companies who were honored at the virtual event in their continued commitment to enhancing safety within our industry!

https://djcoregon.com/news/2020/06/30/hard-hat-safety-awards-walsh-construction-co/

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Excited For AGC Culture of CARE Awareness Week

Today kicks off the AGC Culture of CARE Awareness Week! This week we celebrate our dedication to an industry that is inclusive and supportive. We want every employee to reach their full potential by building a culture that is diverse, safe, welcoming and inclusive. We encourage our industry and trade partners to join us in this commitment to a Culture of CARE. To take the pledge and learn more about creating a diverse and inclusive company culture please select the link below https://www.agcwa.com/culture-of-care-pledge/.

Stay tuned to learn more about how we foster a Culture of CARE.

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Exciting work at the PAE Living Building project!

We are so excited to be a part of the PAE Living Building —on course to be the first, and the largest, privately developed office building to be fully certified under the rigorous Living Building Challenge sustainability program of the International Living Future Institute (ILFI)!

The 58,000 SF office building started construction on April 1 in Portland’s Skidmore/Old Town historic district. When it opens in Fall of 2021, the five-story PAE Living Building, named after its prime tenant, will also be one of very few developer buildings designed to survive a magnitude-7.5 quake with barely a scratch! The project team is pictured standing in the future 71,000-gallon cistern.

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Hobson Place Supportive Housing for DESC

Brand new siding, windows and many other features have just been added to our Hobson Place project, a new supportive housing building with a 177 homes in total. WALSH has 59 years of experience with the affordable housing sector, and this project really details what it is we strive for in a successful housing development. DESC Director Daniel Malone described this project as, “the most ambitious development project undertaken by DESC thus far.”

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Mercy Housing Northwest Opens Gardner House Affordable Housing!

Join us! Today, Tomorrow and Friday as Mercy Housing Northwest is hosting a virtual opening ceremony where we will get an inside look at the newly developed and vibrant Gardner House, beautifully designed by Runberg Architecture Group and located in the Mt. Baker neighborhood of Seattle. Take a gaze at all of the beautiful additions Gardner House has to offer including the brand new Family Resource Center and the Beautiful Mural Designed by Kenji Stoll!

Click on the link for more info: https://www.mercyhousing.org/no…/mount-baker-family-housing/

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Building Tiny Homes with Low Income Housing Institute!

We would like to celebrate and highlight our partnership with the Low Income Housing Institute (LIHI) in continuing support for their Tiny House Villages. In response to the COVID-19 health crisis, LIHI is increasing the number of locations and overall number of tiny homes around Seattle in order to provide people comfortable and safe homes where they can meet all their basic needs and achieve safe distancing from their neighbors.

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