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new Alten headquarters

It took seven years of searching, but Bob Alten finally found the perfect location for the new Alten Construction headquarters — a spot in Richmond’s historic waterfront industrial district just two miles away from his company’s former office. The only problem with the proposed “new” HQ? The property’s very old building.

Alten collaborated with architect Andrew Butt on the renovation, a yearlong project that involved extensive repair and historic salvage as well as creative design and masterful execution. Ultimately, the team was able to reveal and celebrate the gem of a structure that lay under decades of neglect and decay.

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new San Rafael Fire Station

Alten Construction strives to help every member of its team navigate a successful career path – from interns and new employees to those who are interested in project management, engineering or supervisory roles.

Everyone that works at Alten Construction, a full-service San Francisco Bay Area commercial construction company, is considered part of the Alten family and that includes six college students who are working alongside Alten Construction project managers and superintendents this summer to learn more about the construction industry.

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new San Rafael Fire Station

Alten Construction, a full-service San Francisco Bay Area commercial construction company, has started construction on the new, state-of-the-art San Rafael Fire Department Station 52.

The state-of-the-art updates include the new station, a training tower and a classroom building. The new 10,973-square-foot two-story fire station will house five on-duty fire fighters in a 24-hour shift, increasing the number of on-duty staff from three to five.

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new Alameda Fire Station

Alten Construction, a full-service San Francisco Bay Area commercial construction company, recently completed construction on four new buildings for Sequoia Union High School District’s Menlo-Atherton High School, a four-year comprehensive secondary school.

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new Alameda Fire Station

Alten Construction, a full-service San Francisco Bay Area commercial construction company, has been awarded the contract to construct the new, state-of-the-art San Francisco Fire Department Station 5, a division station and one of the biggest and busiest fire stations in the city.

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new Alameda Fire Station

Alten Construction has completed a new Fire Station No. 3 and Emergency Operations Center for the City of Alameda. The two facilities are adjacent to each other on the same piece of property, which is about half an acre. The Fire Station at …

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CEA President

Robert Alten, president and CEO of Alten Construction, a full-service San Francisco Bay area commercial construction company, was installed as the president of the Construction Employers’ Association on Jan. 10 …

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Goodman Library

This week, restoration started on the historical Goodman Library in downtown Napa. Alten Construction will repair the 2014 earthquake damage at the 5,433-square-foot building built in 1901 …

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Foothill-De Anza Community College

Alten Construction has broken ground on a two-story office building for the Foothill-De Anza Community College District, which operates Foothill College in Los Altos Hills, Calif., and De Anza College in Cupertino, Calif. …

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AC Transit completed by Alten Construction

This fall, about 450 students at Roseland University Prep in Santa Rosa, Calif., will move into a brand new 31,000-square-foot school built by Alten Construction, a full-service San Francisco Bay Area commercial construction company …

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AC Transit completed by Alten Construction

Alten Construction has finalized the reactivation and modernization of a six-acre bus maintenance facility in Richmond, Calif., for the Alameda-Contra Costa Transit District, known as AC Transit …

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Sonoma County General Contractor

San Francisco Bay area contractor Alten Construction announced the recent completion of construction on Sonoma County’s new Fleet and Materials Lab facility. The 21,000-sq-ft facility at 709 Russell Ave. in Santa Rosa, CA, will be used for servicing the county’s fleet of vehicles and for testing and analysis of soil …

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