O’Brien News

Employee Spotlight: Alex Noble

Alex is a great choice for our O’Brien Employee spotlight. He joined the company right out of college and has developed into a strong leader over the last six years, becoming a solid mentor for our Assistant Project Managers as they, in turn continue to develop their project management and client relationship skills. Alex strongly […]
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fire station bays at night

Shoutout to our First Responders

The current heat wave reminds all of us how critically important our first responders are here in the Pacific Northwest – so we are giving A BIG SHOUTOUT to all of our first responders in the communities in which O’Brien’s team lives and works! Why are first responders so essential to all of us? Some […]
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O'Brien staff and partners at the Heart of Oregon Corps 2024 Gala

Celebrating Community in Central Oregon

O’Brien’s Central Oregon team is supporting and celebrating local nonprofits driving positive change towards stronger, more resilient, and diverse communities. In recent months, we have been honored to participate in events here in our region with other friends and supporters of Heart of Oregon Corps, Rooted Homes, and First Story.  Here is a summary of […]
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Proactively Solving Problems

“The construction industry will need to attract an estimated 501,000 additional workers on top of the normal pace of hiring in 2024 to meet the demand for labor, according to a proprietary model developed by Associated Builders and Contractors. In 2025, the industry will need to bring in nearly 454,000 new workers on top of […]
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Focus on Fermentation

From some of Oregon’s best wineries to award-winning craft breweries to facilities for fizzy kombucha and bespoke distilleries, O’Brien’s expertise and specific knowledge help shape the buildings that focus on fermentation. Fermentation is one of humanity’s oldest practices, tracing its origins back to around 10,000 BCE. An integral part of various cultures throughout history, this […]
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The Dog Days of Summer

From the Woof Pack Wine Club to regular Yappy Hours and Pups & Pinot Fridays, Black Dog Vineyard is leading the pack in welcoming visitors to bring along their 4-legged friends to explore its dog-friendly winery tasting room and vineyard. …and summer is a great season to enjoy wags and wines at these other canine-friendly […]
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