10Mar 2016

2015 Company Bulletin is Now Available

View and Download Sierra Construction’s 2015 Company Bulletin

2Mar 2016

Helly Hansen takes half of Sumner warehouse

Tarragon says outdoor gear maker Helly Hansen will take more than half of its recently built 333,180-square-foot warehouse at SeaPort Logistics Center, 14218 Eighth St. E. in Sumner.

The tilt-up warehouse was built by Sierra Construction Co., with Innova Architecture as the designer and AHBL as the civil engineer.

Known as Building A, the warehouse is the first phase of the 2.4 million-square-foot industrial park. It has 109 dock doors and eight at-grade doors, a 32-foot clear height, ESFR sprinkler system, dock Read More >

24Feb 2016

Kent Valley Aerial: Sierra’s Projects

Sierra has had a few projects in the Kent Valley area in the past 10 years – well, over 3.2 million square feet worth! Thank you Skytech Aerial Photo for sharing

23Nov 2015

New Tacoma living: The Henry

The Henry, a brand new 161 unit mixed use project in the heart of Downtown Tacoma, hosted a grand opening event last Thursday with guided tours to the public and remarks by Mayor Marilyn Strickland. Developed by The Henry Group, the project not only has numerous resident amenities but also public waterfront patio space, esplanade and ground level retail opportunities.

The newest project on Thea Foss Waterway, The Henry offers amenities not typically found in Tacoma living. Pet friendly Read More >

19Nov 2015

Sierra completes tilt-up at Des Moines Creek Business Park

Sierra Construction recently completed the final concrete tilt-up in Phase 1 of Des Moines Creek Business Park.

Composed of three buildings with 30’ clear height ceilings, 165’-255’ bay depths, 119 dock height and 16 ground level loading bays, Phase 1 totals 535,958 square feet.

The first of three phases, the completed project is planned to total 1.6 million square feet of office, industrial and retail space on the 87 acre site. The Business Park’s location allows for access via multiple forms of Read More >

9Nov 2015

Sno-Isle Tech students tour Sierra construction site

Sno-Isle Tech (
Course: Construction Trades
Instructor: Jerry Helm

Sno-Isle Tech instructor Jerry Helm brought 25 students of the school’s Construction Trades program for a site visit to the 22 West Mercer project on November 5. Sierra’s Project Superintendent Jon Gebow, a former student of Sno-Isle, led the students through the site office and jobsite.

Mr. Gebow introduced the students to the project with a brief showing of the construction documents, looking over architectural elevations and floor plans. The group then walked the site, Read More >

7Nov 2015

Stryker Business Center Wins Industrial Development of the Year

Stryker Business Center came home with the 2015 NAIOP Industrial Development of the Year award from the Night of the Stars.

A partnership of IDS Real Estate Group and Clarion Partners, the a three-building, 1.25 million-square-foot distribution park is located in Kent. Amazon leased two buildings totaling more than 1.1 million square feet for a distribution center, and is Amazon’s BFI4 and BFI5. Brighton Best International leased the third building, which has 125,000 square feet.

14Oct 2015

Prologis PDX 20 Receives LEED Silver Certification

Vancouver, WA

Built as a speculative property with an open interior, the 207,900 square foot concrete tilt-up building
features office space, 50 dock doors and 32′ clear height. Sitework included moving over 90,000 cubic
yards of surcharge material off site.

Receiving LEED Silver Certification, PDX 20 is the first Prologis building to go through the LEED Volume
Program (LVP). Designed by the U.S. Green Building Council, LVP allows faster certification through a
streamlined process that allows organizations to group similar projects together based on type and

6Oct 2015

Work begins at Puyallup West

Puyallup, WA

Sierra Construction began construction of Avenue 55/Cabot’s Puyallup West Distribution Center, a 172,000 square foot tilt-up concrete warehouse on a 10 acre lot in Puyallup, WA at the end of August. Sitework includes road and bridge modifications on Valley Ave NW and 27th Ave Ct NW. Features of the completed project include 48 sectional doors, two concrete truck aprons, ESFR automatic fire sprinkler system and 30′ clear height.
The project team also includes Craft Architects, Shutler Consulting Engineers, Barghausen Consulting Read More >

2Oct 2015

VIDEO: Salmon Creek tilt up in action

Ever seen a concrete building’s tilt up day? Here’s one at Salmon Creek Building 2

Salmon Creek Ph 2 Tilt Up

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