La Entrada Students get a Unique Living Classroom Experience

By April Willoughby | Mar 21, 2018 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

XL’s La Entrada Middle School New Classroom  project team hosted a site tour for a group of curious students and their parents. The two-hour tour included team and role introductions, personal protective equipment (PPE) explanation and distribution, seeing mock ups of finishes, safety demo, and a walk through where the students saw construction in action. What a great way to […]

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The Google / LinkedIn Land Swapped Named Deal of the Year

By April Willoughby | Sep 15, 2017 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

One of XL’s largest projects, LinkedIn’s new Maude and Middlefield campus, has been named the Deal of the Year by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Originally this 587,644 s.f. campus was owned by Google, but after the $315 million land swap, LinkedIn now calls this campus it’s headquarters. In turn, Google can continue its planned expansion […]

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Science Garage Ribbon-Cutting

By plarson | Sep 05, 2017 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

Today we celebrated the ribbon-cutting for the South San Francisco High School Science Garage, funded by Genentech. We are incredibly inspired by the vision, commitment, and plan of the City of South San Francisco, the School District, the School Board, and Genentech to be a leader in science education and to inspire the next generation of […]

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Rebuilding Together 2017

By April Willoughby | Apr 25, 2017 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

Nearly 40 XLers gathered on Saturday, April 22, at Breathe California to renovate their office space. Over the course of the day, we hauled out old furniture; patched, textured and painted walls; replaced carpet and baseboard, re-landscaped, configured cubicles, and added a new entry showcasing accolades from the non-profit. We hope Breathe California enjoys their fresh new […]

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XL Sacramento Office has Moved!

By April Willoughby | Aug 12, 2016 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

In the heart of Midtown, XL’s Sacramento office is settling in nicely to their new digs! Stop by and say hello to the team: 1810 13th Street, Suite 110, Sacramento, CA

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Building to Improve Lives: Lowell Children’s Library

By April Willoughby | Jun 15, 2016 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

The new Fr. David and Elaine Lowell Children’s Library provides a calm, healing place where families can bond through reading. Located in the former Raphael House Chapel, the space was redesigned to promote learning and discovery while honoring its history. On April 30th, XL Construction was thrilled to partner with HomeAid and donate materials and […]

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Antioch Students get Unique “Living Classroom” Experience at Topping Out

By April Willoughby | Mar 09, 2015 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

XL is currently constructing a new Lease-Leaseback 20,000 s.f. two-story administration and library building for Antioch High School. Despite numerous rain delays, the XL team is right on schedule to deliver the building in September 2015. Because the project is being built on an occupied, functioning school campus, Antioch High School Engineering Academy and XL […]

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Improving the Community with Rebuilding Together

By plarson | May 05, 2014 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

XL’s Rebuilding Together team made headlines with their April 26 effort to improve the life of a local Milpitas resident. Read the article in the San Jose Mercury News Milpitas Post here.

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These are a Few of My Favorite Things

By April Willoughby | Jul 31, 2013 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

My favorite things about working at XL Construction? How passionate, generous and thoughtful my co-workers are. I’m reminded of this at XL Contributions Committee meetings, where an all-employee volunteer group allocates $50,000 each year to local charities. Being on the XL Contributions Committee has opened my eyes to XL’s “volunteerism” culture. It’s an enlightening window […]

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Strengthening our Community with Rebuilding Together 2013

By plarson | Apr 30, 2013 | Meet the Blogger | More Posts by

More than 30 XL’ers and their families participated in Rebuilding Together 2013. Organized and executed by employee volunteers, this group installed new bathroom fixtures, a new stove, prepped, painted, cleaned, gardened, painted some more and helped provide a 70-year resident of San Jose with a much improved living situation. Learn more about Rebuilding Together Silicon […]

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