Sundt Jumps to No. 65 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors List
TEMPE, Ariz. (June 22, 2018) – Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) climbed 32 spots to No. 65 on Engineering News Record’s (ENR) 2018 Top 400 Contractors list. ENR, the construction industry’s principal trade publication, creates its list of Top 400 Contractors based on the past year’s construction revenue. The results were announced last month by ENR.
“We are very pleased with our position in the ENR rankings,” said G. Mike Hoover, Sundt’s President, CEO and Chairman of the Board. “Sundt’s movement on the list reflects what a strong year it was for the company and our employee-owners.”
Sundt reported more than $1.134 billion in construction revenue during 2017. In addition to being No. 65 on ENR’s Top 400 Contractors list, Sundt also ranked No. 40 on the publication’s Top 100 Contractors by New Contracts list, and the company jumped 39 spots to No. 48 on ENR’s list of Top 100 Construction Management-at-Risk Firms.
Sundt was highlighted by ENR for its programs to attract and retain employees. “In today’s competitive workforce, your retention strategy is just as important as your recruitment strategy,” said Daniel Haag, Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer.
Sundt’s Arizona projects contributing to the 2017 revenue figures include: Arizona State University’s Sun Devil Stadium (a joint venture with Hunt Construction) in Tempe, Santan Vista Water Treatment Plant Expansion in Gilbert, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Classroom and Laboratory Building in Prescott, Banner University Medical Center Tucson (a joint venture with DPR Construction), the award-winning White Tanks FRS No. 4 Rehabilitation (a joint venture with Rummel Construction, Inc.) in Buckeye, the Union Tempe project in Tempe, and several others.
Headquartered in Tempe, Ariz., Sundt also topped the 2018 Phoenix Business Journal’s list of Commercial Building Contractors. The company increased its local revenue from the prior year by $340.94 million to hold the coveted top position.
Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. The 128-year-old firm specializes in transportation, industrial, building and concrete work and is known for its commitment to quality and innovative approach to construction services. Sundt has 11 offices throughout Arizona, California, Texas and Utah and is 100 percent owned by its approximately 2,000 employees. Sundt currently is ranked the 65th largest construction company in the United States by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine. The company is consistently ranked among the Best Places to Work by business publications in multiple cities and it was named the nation’s safest construction company by the Associated General Contractors of America twice in a decade – an honor no other contractor can claim. Sundt’s charitable arm, the Sundt Foundation, recently crossed the $8.6 million mark in donations made to hundreds of nonprofit organizations across the country.