Grauer Moves to Leadership Role in Sundt’s Building Group
TEMPE, Ariz. (June 4, 2019) – Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) recently selected Stewart Grauer to serve as Phoenix Regional Director for its Building Group, Southwest District. In his new role, Grauer is responsible for business development, preconstruction and project execution as well as profitability, risk management and talent development.
“We’re thrilled to have Stew rejoin the Southwest District,” said Ryan Abbott, Sundt’s Senior Vice President and Southwest District Manager. “Several years ago, the Southwest District set out on an exponential trajectory of serving more clients, building more forward facing, highly integrated, and resilient buildings and campuses. In that same timeline, Stew has been developing highly skilled builders, tools, and processes for exceptional structural solutions.”
Grauer has nearly 35 years of industry experience, including 11 years with Sundt. Most recently he led Sundt’s Concrete Division, which self-performs on numerous Sundt transportation, industrial and building projects. Before his work in Concrete, Grauer had served as operations manager and preconstruction project manager for the Building Group’s Southwest District. His project experience includes government, mixed-use, healthcare, data centers, commercial office buildings, justice, labs and education. He holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Washington in construction management.
Sundt has over 90 years of experience in Arizona, with offices in in Tempe, Tucson and Phoenix. Ranked No. 1 by industry-leading publication ENR Southwest, Sundt is currently working on the Canopy by Hilton Tempe and just completed the Gilbert Road Light Rail Extension.
Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. The 129-year-old firm specializes in building, transportation, industrial and concrete work and is owned entirely by its 2,000+ employees. Sundt is distinguished by its diverse capabilities and experience, unique employee-ownership culture and depth of self-perform expertise in eight major trades. Half of Sundt’s workforce is comprised of skilled craft professionals who, together with the company’s administrative employees, enable Sundt to fulfill its mission to be the most skilled builder in America. Sundt has 11 offices throughout California, Arizona, Texas and Utah and is currently ranked the country’s 54th largest construction company by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine.