Big-D Construction was ranked number 4 on the Associated Builders and Contractors' 2019 Top Performer in the Mountain West list. The Top Performers list recognizes ABC member contractor's achievements in safety, quality, diversity, and project excellence.
In the final days of the 2019 session, the Utah State Legislature appropriated $50 million for Weber State University to construct a new building for the College of Engineering, Applied Science & Technology (EAST).
The Noorda Building for Engineering, Applied Science & Technology will help accommodate the rapid growth in computer science and technology programs at Weber State.
Work is moving along on a mixed-use project in the popular community of Sugar House in Salt Lake City, Utah. The $150M, 9-acre Park Avenue project will bring a range of new uses to the area, including a 170,000 sq.-ft. University of Utah Health Sugar House Health Center; a 150,000 sq.-ft.
The Parking Spot will provide a value-added parking option for Salt Lake City International Airport fliers. The privately-owned, near-airport parking business is designed for the comfort of air travelers who want a more efficient way to park their cars and get to their flights in an efficient and timely manner.
Big-D Construction and The Parking Spot held a groundbreaking ceremony to celebrate a new parking facility near the Salt Lake City International Airport. The Parking Spot is the nation's largest near-airport parking company with more than 38 locations across the nation.
Big-D Construction of Salt Lake City, Utah, recently took ownership of a new 110-ton (100-t) 110RT rough terrain crane for a project in northern Utah. In order to accommodate the requirements of the 30-acre job site in a ravine in the Wasatch Mountains, Big-D Construction needed a crane with a small footprint with excellent reach to place more than 280,000 sq.
Big-D Construction recently named Will Hopkins vice president of the Big-D office located in Jackson, Wyo. Hopkins' focus will include managing/developing new customer bases for Big-D's Signature Group, a division of the company that focuses on the construction of high-end residential and resort projects.
Big-D Construction garnered several Excellence in Construction awards from the Utah Chapter of the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC), including the inaugural 'ABC Champion of the Year' award. During its annual state convention and EIC Awards dinner in April, ABC awarded the Beverly Taylor Sorenson Center of the Arts project the “Champion of the Year.” The project also won the “Excellence in Construction Award for Institutional Over $10 Million.”Big-D's Unified State Laboratory project won the “Commercial Over $20 Million” award.