Swinerton Absher VA Puget Sound Health Care System
Swinerton Builders and Absher Construction have teamed together to pursue the Phase II Mental Health and Research Facility & Demolition project. We have had boots on the ground and have been working on the campus for the past 7 months. Our team has an unparallel amount of knowledge about project site and its unique constraints and thoroughly understand all of the stakeholders needs and requirements. We understand the complexity of this project and know how to deliver the VA with a facility built to its highest quality.
Established in 1888, Swinerton Builders is an established Healthcare Builder with a robust healthcare resume of work throughout the Washington and California Region. Head quartered out of San Francisco with over 900 employees nationally, we have executed over 700 medical projects, over 1,300 beds and over $2.2- billion of healthcare work in the last decade.
Swinerton recognizes the extraordinary importance of the VA’s mission to deliver high quality and cost effective facilities in support of our Nation’s veterans. As a local General Contractor, Swinerton Builders’ has taken a very active role in the community, participating in a number of nonprofit organizations, which directly benefit veterans at strategic levels. It is a part of our commitment to one of our core values addressing: “A Commitment to Our Community and Environment.”
Swinerton has a rich culture of safety, innovation and quality, with a current EMR of .60. Swinerton is an industry leader in the delivery of healthcare environments utilizing 3D, 4D and 5D virtual tools (Building Information Modeling), and Integrated Project Delivery. We have executed over twelve million square feet of LEED Certified projects. We are committed to providing the highest quality product as evidenced by the loyalty of repeat clientele.
Absher Construction Company is a third-generation, family-owned business with headquarters in Western Washington for 74 years. From our humble beginning as a one-man small home remodeling company, Absher has continually evolved throughout the past seven-plus decades to its position today as a national leader in construction.
With projects ranging from Hawaii to Rhode Island, and a subsidiary firm in Paducah, KY, Absher balances its legacy with a commitment that is inherent in its core purpose, To create and build community with vision and compassion. Consistently ranked among the top five Washington State-based general contractors, our staff delivers premier pre-construction, construction, construction management and design-build services across multiple market sectors. Absher maintains a healthy balance of competitive-bid, negotiated, design-build and general contractor/construction manager (GCCM) projects across our primary markets which include: Federal Contracting, Healthcare, Education, and Multi-Family housing.
We are all committed to promote and increase participation of small business, small disadvantaged business, woman owned small business, veteran owned small business, service disabled veteran owned small business, historically underutilized zone business (SB, SDB, WOSB, VOSB, SDVOSB, HUBZONE BUSINESS) in all of their purchasing and contract business. We believe there are a number of benefits in doing business with SB, SDB, WOSB, VOSB, SDVOSB, HUBZONE companies, not only to help such firms achieve long-term success but also to enhance competition and provide real opportunity for these businesses who can make important contributions to our industry.
We invite you to utilize our Swinerton Absher VA Seattle website as a tool during the pre-construction process; our website will help to ensure you are pricing informatively and competitively. We will continue to update this website as the project progresses during the bidding cycle. Please be sure to check back frequently. Our success relies on you, our subcontractor community. We hold our subcontractor relationships with the utmost regard and we are eager to develop new ones. We are excited about this opportunity and we look forward to winning this project with you!