Suntec Concrete Archives

2017 RED Awards: And the winner is…

2017 RED Awards
by in AZRE Magazine

This year at the 12th annual Real Estate and Development (RED) Awards, AZRE recognized the top commercial real estate projects completed in 2016 along with the companies and people who made each one possible. Each year, AZRE receives hundreds of project nominations to be considered for a RED Award. Ultimately, three finalists projects are selected for each… Read More →

Design-build team picked for Camelback Collective redevelopment

by in AZRE Magazine | Mixed-Use

The design-build construction of the recently purchased redevelopment site at 28th Street and Camelback Road, dubbed Camelback Collective, will be led by Graycor Construction Company, according to an announcement from the developers. The redevelopment between 29th and 29th Streets on Camelback Road will feature a 120-square-foot mid-rise Class A office building and a 160-room AC by… Read More →

2016 Most Admired Company: Suntec Concrete

by in AZ Business Magazine

Suntec Concrete Most Admired Company: 2015, 2016 Top Arizona executive: Derek Wright, president What it does: Commercial concrete construction company. Admirable quality: Suntec Concrete creates a culture and environment that allows each individual the potential to grow constantly in the company. Suntec has a leadership mentoring program to help individuals reach their goals and give… Read More →

Valley Partnership to talk on construction labor

Construction Employment - Welder
by in AZRE Magazine | Construction

Valley Partnership’s topic for its upcoming monthly breakfast on Friday, Feb. 26 will be on the availability of construction labor in Metro Phoenix. The panel will feature Jerry Barnier, Founder, Suntec Concrete; Jeff Eschliman, vice president of Operations of Maracay Homes; Fred Ingersoll, director of apprenticeship & training at Arizona Builders Alliance; and Brad Nelson, project superintendent… Read More →

Rick Kratz named CFO of Suntec Concrete

Suntec Concrete, one of the largest concrete contractors in the Western United States, has added Rick Kratz, CPA, as the company’s CFO. Kratz is a 30-year veteran of construction accounting, including having served the past 22 years as a Principal for the CPA firm of Pittman & Murdough, PLLC, who merged with Henry & Horne,… Read More →

Suntec Concrete names Derek Wright president

Suntec Concrete, Phoenix, announced today that Derek Wright has been named president of the 700-employee concrete construction firm. Wright has been with the company for more than 24 years and is well positioned for this role, having started as a carpenter in 1990, and managing several divisions prior to becoming vice president in 1997. “Suntec… Read More →