Sundt Opens Office to Expand Presence in Utah
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah (Dec. 27, 2016) – Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) has increased its presence in Utah by opening an office in Salt Lake City. The expansion will enable the full-service general contractor to support its ongoing transportation construction work throughout the region while helping the state meet its growing infrastructure needs.
“Utah is one of the fastest growing states in the nation, which means it will have significant infrastructure needs,” said Sundt Area Manager Larry Luke, an industry veteran who is leading the new office. “Sundt’s history in the region, combined with the company’s diverse capabilities and experience, made the expansion decision an easy one for us.”
Sundt’s roots in Utah date back more than 20 years. The contractor has performed work on several notable transportation projects, including runway work for Salt Lake City International Airport and Michael Army Airfield at Dugway Proving Ground in Tooele County.
Sundt has built a reputation as one of the region’s top constructors of roads and highways, bridges and interchanges, airports and hangars, and rail facilities. Its recent transportation project résumé includes the $228 million Sellwood Bridge in Portland, Oregon; $25 million West Seventh Street Bridge in Fort Worth, Texas; $240 million Rental Car Center at San Diego International Airport; and several multi-million dollar projects for the Valley Metro Light Rail Line in Phoenix, Arizona.
Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. The 126-year-old firm specializes in transportation, industrial and building work and is known for its commitment to quality and innovative approach to construction services. Sundt has offices throughout Utah, Arizona, Texas and California and is 100 percent owned by its approximately 1,600 employees. The company is consistently ranked among the Best Places to Work by business publications in multiple cities and in 2016 it was named the nation’s safest construction company by the Associated General Contractors of America for the second time in a decade – an honor no other contractor can claim. Sundt’s charitable arm, the Sundt Foundation, recently crossed the $7.2 million mark in donations made to hundreds of nonprofit organizations across the country.