Sundt Construction Archives

Sundt wins top national DBIA Award

Old Main
by in Architecture | AZRE Magazine | Construction

Sundt Construction, Inc. ( led the design-build team that earned top honors at the Design-Build Institute of America’s (DBIA) 20th Annual Design-Build Project/Team Awards for its work on the Old Main renovation at the University of Arizona in Tucson. The project was one of just 10 projects to win an Award of Excellence in each of… Read More →

Sundt hires new project executive for Tucson office

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

David Ollanik recently joined Sundt Construction, Inc as the general contractor’s newest project executive. In his role, Ollanik immediately joins Sundt’s Tucson office team, where he will assist with principal leadership in business development, proposals, presentations, and preconstruction and contract negotiations. Ollanik brings with him more than 30 years of construction experience as an entrepreneur… Read More →

Sundt promotes Tom Case to COO of civil group

by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Sundt Construction, Inc. recently appointed Tom Case chief operating officer of the general contractor’s Civil Group. Case joined Sundt earlier this year as senior vice president of that group and was promoted to his new position when longtime Sundt executive Mike Hoover advanced to the role of company president this month. Case, a well-respected member of the… Read More →

Sundt Construction appoints Mike Hoover as President

President employ promote hire
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

Sundt Construction, Inc. announced the appointment of longtime Sundt employee Mike Hoover as president of the company. Hoover, previously serving as Sundt’s executive vice president and chief operating officer for the general contractor’s Civil Group, replaces former Sundt president and CEO, David S. Crawford, who retains his chief executive title. Tom Case, who joined Sundt… Read More →

Meet Arizona’s Most Admired Companies of 2015


Each year, Az Business magazine and BestCompaniesAZ chooses 40 companies as winners of Arizona’s Most Admired Companies Awards. When developing the Most Admired Companies program, the primary goal of Az Business magazine and BestCompaniesAZ was to recognize those companies that excel in workplace culture, leadership, social responsibility, customer opinion and innovation. Here are Arizona’s Most Admired Companies of 2015: Alliance Residential Company Most… Read More →

Sundt named state’s largest employee-owned company

Sundt Foundation

The National Center for Employee Ownership (NCEO) has identified Sundt Construction, Inc. ( as the largest majority employee-owned company in the state of Arizona and the sixth largest in the construction industry. Sundt established its Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP) in 1972 as a way to create a heightened sense of dedication and commitment among… Read More →

Crowd honors Arizona’s Most Admired Companies


A crowd of more than 400 people packed the Chateau Luxe in Phoenix Thursday to honor the 40 companies who were named Arizona’s Most Admired Companies for 2015. “When developing the Most Admired Companies program, the primary goal of Az Business magazine and our partner, BestCompaniesAZ, was to recognize those companies that excel in workplace culture, social responsibility,… Read More →

AZRE Source: Sundt’s moves into different dimension

Photo by Mike Mertes, Az Big Media

For Sundt Construction’s 125th anniversary, the company developed a coffee table book that showcased 125 different clients and projects. However, the contractor took it one step further by packaging the book in a 3D jacket that depicts a fictional “Sundt City,” that has real replicas of existing buildings around the Valley. To accomplish this, the… Read More →

ABA Member Spotlight: Marty Hedlund

Photo by Robin Sendele, Az Big Media

Marty Hedlund Sr. vice president and Southwest district manager, Sundt Construction, Inc. Years in construction: 32 Years at Sundt: 31 Years as an ABA member: Since the beginning! Sundt was involved in the merging of AGC Building Chapter and the ABC organization into the ABA. Role at Sundt: I lead about 100 talented employee owners… Read More →

Sundt Construction increases focus on sustainability


Sundt Construction, Inc. recently expanded its commitment to sustainability with a corporate-wide initiative to effect a positive change on the environment, increasing its presence as one of the top green contractors in the nation. The company’s new environmentally focused charge is evidenced by the latest rankings from two of the industry’s leading construction publications – Engineering News-Record (ENR) and Building Design… Read More →

Sundt to redevelop Pima Animal Center in Tucson


Sundt Construction, Inc. was selected as the Construction Manager at Risk (CMAR) for the redevelopment of the Pima Animal Care Center in Tucson, Arizona. Once completed, the project will replace most or all of Pima County’s outdated animal care center originally built in 1968, when the County  had less than a third of its current resident population… Read More →

UA golf tourney supports medical school scholarships


Lowering your golf score is a good thing – so are scholarships to help lower debt for medical school students. DPR Construction and Sundt Construction, Inc, Joint Venture will be the presenting sponsor for the fourth annual University of Arizona College of Medicine – Phoenix Golf Tournament scheduled for Friday, Sept. 11, at Legacy Golf… Read More →

U of A Old Main Rehab Project Wins 3 Awards

old main

Sundt Construction, Inc. led the design-build team that won three prestigious awards this month for renovating the University of Arizona (UA) Old Main building in Tucson, Arizona. The rehabilitation project, which preserved Arizona’s second oldest continuously occupied building, received two awards from the Arizona Preservation Foundation and one from the Design-Build Institute of America Western… Read More →

Sundt Foundation names two new officers to board of directors

Andrew Apostolik
by in AZRE Magazine | Newsmakers

The Sundt Foundation has named two new officers and two new members to its board of directors. Andrew Apostolik, a group engineer in Tempe and former vice president of the foundation, advanced to the position of president for the coming year. He replaces outgoing president Jacque Hoppes, a project administrator in the company’s San Diego… Read More →