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Beating expectations

Construction in the Presidio beats expectations

Posted by Graniterock on Mar 28, 2018

SAN FRANCISCO –The San Francisco Presidio Parkway project is another testament to the Construction Division’s ability to answer the call for tight schedules and constant change, and exceed client expectations with strong communication.
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From communism to prosperity

Premier pipe company has deep Croatian roots

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Feb 21, 2018

WATSONVILLE – Before owning a successful pipe company, 86-year-old Chris Kristich lived in poverty with very little education in former communist Yugoslavia.
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2018 forecast

2018 construction market forecast

Posted by Graniterock on Jan 29, 2018

The construction industry has been on a healthy clip the past few years.
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Santa Cruz seawall

Santa Cruz seawall puts concrete team to the test

Posted by Kyle McLean on Jan 26, 2018

SANTA CRUZ – Graniterock’s Santa Cruz County mixer truck drivers recently wrapped up a 3,500-yard pour in which they parked their trucks on the beach as a specially designed mix was pumped to build a new retaining wall at Twin Lakes Beach.
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Marianne Woolpert

Marianne Woolpert: Like father, like daughter

Posted by Graniterock on Jan 11, 2018

MORGAN HILL – On a bay-colored warmblood, riding fast, making tight turns and jumping fences more than three feet tall is where Marianne Woolpert is most comfortable.
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Running the paver and more

A superintendent who wears several hats

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Dec 5, 2017

MORGAN HILL – One of the things that’s kept Dave Sornberger of Trinchero Construction employed full-time, no matter the economy, is his ability to run every piece of heavy equipment.
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Erosion control on Highway 17

Fixing problem spot on Highway 17 before the rainy season

Posted by Graniterock on Nov 20, 2017

SANTA CRUZ – What’s known as a precarious section of Highway 17 for dirt and debris falling into the roadway during stormy weather is getting some preventive maintenance from the Construction team before the next round of rain arrives.
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Help for North Bay fire victims

Graniterock helps Wine Country fire victims breathe a little easier

Posted by Graniterock on Oct 17, 2017

Graniterock donated 2,800 disposable respirator masks to residents and first-responders of fire-torn Wine Country after word came from a team member’s close friend that “all we need are those masks” to handle the worst air quality every recorded in the North Bay.
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On the road 44 years

Charlie Corwell on the road again and again

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Oct 12, 2017

SAN JOSE – Charlie Corwell likes to joke that no Graniterock construction project starts without him.The funny thing is it’s sort of true.
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Working Together

Work between field and office seamless with this team

Posted by Shanna McCord Crigger on Oct 12, 2017

CUPERTINO – For two years straight, Bart Wilkins has arrived to the job in Cupertino every day before dawn because it’s the only way to claim the territory his team needs to get their work done.
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