How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected supply chain and material pricing?

By Brittany Taormina | Apr 15, 2021

“We can’t just do what we did in 2019. Product is not coming online as quickly as projects are.” – Chris Bailey, Sr. VP of Integrated Solutions XL Construction’s Chris Bailey contributed to an article published in Construction Dive on the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the construction industry. Chris, along with other industry […]

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How has the COVID-19 pandemic affected supply chain and material pricing?


Mass Timber Construction in the Bay Area on the Rise

By Brittany Taormina | Apr 15, 2021

Google is accelerating sustainable innovations with Sunnyvale’s first mass timber facility, a 182,000 s.f. office building for the tech trailblazer. The five-story facility planned to house nearly 1,000 employees not only has a LEED Platinum certification goal but is also designed to be all-electric and use a PV system that will power the building and […]

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Mass Timber Construction in the Bay Area on the Rise


XL Construction Appoints Ryan Heeter as Senior Vice President of Healthcare

By Brittany Taormina | Apr 06, 2021

Ryan Heeter, a construction industry veteran with more than two decades’ experience, has been named senior vice president leading the company’s healthcare and corporate office business groups by XL Construction, a purpose-driven Northern California-based organization focused on building to improve lives. Heeter joined XL Construction in October 2020 to co-manage and begin transitioning the leadership […]

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XL Construction Appoints Ryan Heeter as Senior Vice President of Healthcare


CEA Honors XL with President’s Safety Award

By Brittany Taormina | Feb 16, 2021

XL was recognized again by the Construction Employers’ Association (CEA) for excellence in safety as the recipient of the 2020 President’s Safety Award. This is the 10th consecutive year we have been awarded this honor. The President’s Safety Award recognizes contractors who meet at least four of the six following criteria set forth by the […]

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CEA Honors XL with President's Safety Award


El Camino Health’s Taube Pavilion featured in The New York Times

By Brittany Taormina | Jan 27, 2021

The New York Times published an article summarizing recent research on the important role buildings themselves play in promoting treating mental health patients. El Camino Health ’s new behavioral health facility, the Taube Pavilion, was highlighted a revolutionary example of how new facilities are “chipping away at outdated institutional models” at a time when the […]

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