Sep 22, 2020
Steve Heist earlier this year joined GLY Construction in Bellevue as safety director. This is Heist's second stint with GLY — he originally joined the firm in 1998 as a carpenter before moving into site safety. He left GLY in 2007 to join the state Department of Labor and Industries as a safety and health technical specialist. Heist returned to the private sector in 2013, holding multiple operations and safety management and executive positions at Approach Management Services and Crawford Advantage Solutions. He also is a member of the governor's Safety and Health construction panel.
Tigard, Oregon-based Coast Pavement Services formed a subsidiary division, RePlay West, to distribute bio-based RePlay pavement rejuvenator throughout Oregon, Washington and California. Coast says RePlay reverses the oxidation in existing asphalt, bringing it back to 95% of new condition. The launch of RePlay West follows Coast's acquisition of Sandy, Oregon-based Pacific Earth, an excavation company that specializes in environmentally sensitive projects. Both divisions bolster Coast's focus on sustainable asphalt construction.
Sep 15, 2020
Project manager Richard Franssen relocated from Hensel Phelps' Northern California District to its Pacific Northwest team in Bellevue. Franssen has 15 years of construction experience, covering over $3.4 billion of design-build and $2.5 billion of aviation projects. He holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Oregon State University.
Burlington-based Trico Companies hired Todd Mickelson as civil project manager. Mickelson has over 10 years of experience in civil construction and project management, including civil design on the Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program and management of Sound Transit expansion projects. He holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from Lehigh University and is a certified Project Management Professional with the Project Management Institute.
Sep 09, 2020
Seattle-based Unimark Construction hired Ross Peyton as director of business development. Prior to joining Unimark, Peyton held several high-profile roles in commercial real estate over 20-plus years: as associate director at CBRE; a broker for Colliers; general manager and director of leasing at Unico Properties; and senior leasing manager at Hudson Pacific Properties. Unimark is a commercial interiors general contractor that is expanding its footprint throughout Puget Sound.