USF John Lo Schiavo Center

Construction of a new state-of-the-art science building (laboratories and classrooms) located in the center of the USF main campus, immediately adjacent to two existing buildings. Scope included the excavation of two basement levels in serpentine rock, installation of a landscaped plaza roof, and an above-grade 3 story wing. Classrooms include chemistry wet-labs with fume hoods, […]

Fresno State Library

The Henry Madden Library is the largest academic library in the San Joaquin Valley. The new addition to the Madden Library will remedy space deficiencies and allow for the integration of library services in a way that is more responsive to the needs of students and faculty. The project creates the ability to introduce state […]

Bayer Pipe Rack

As part of the Bayer Healthcare facility expansion, the new 40,000sf structure is modular in design to accommodate laboratories’ ease of moving therapies. The detailing, fabrication and erection of the structural modular system, which are preassembled racks, were completed by Olson Steel.

USF Campion Hall

The USF Campion Hall Building included the design and construction for the seismic retrofit and tenant improvement of the 110,000 SF Campion Hall building with a 7,000 SF addition that connects Kalmanovitz Hall to Cowell Hall. The tenant improvements include faculty and department offices, and new classrooms for the Arts & Sciences Center. Olson Steel […]

Transbay Block 7

The Transbay Transit Center Project is a visionary transportation and housing project that transforms downtown San Francisco and the San Francisco Bay Area’s regional transportation system by creating a “Grand Central Station of the West” in the heart of a new transit-friendly neighborhood. The approximately $4.5 billion project will replace the former Transbay Terminal at […]

California Health Science

The new 3-story, 90,000 square foot facility is the latest College of Osteopathic Medicine Campus for the California Health Sciences University System located in Clovis California.  This facility features a state-of-the-art simulation center, osteopathic skills lab, a large classroom with capacity for 300 students, and a second classroom with 200 student capacity. The building will […]

Salesforce Tower

Clark Construction along with joint venture partner Hathaway Dinwiddie Construction Company (Clark/Hathaway) selected Olson Steel to handle all miscellaneous metals for the Salesforce Tower at 101 1st Street. The 61-story Class-A office tower would be the tallest building in the western United States at 1,070 feet, rising above the adjacent transit center in downtown San […]

12 kV Switchgear Platform

Olson Steel provided the fabrication and erection of the structural steel and miscellaneous metals, FRP grating, and aluminum handrails associated with the project, including the columns, braces, and connections. The Silicon Valley Clean Water’s 12 kV switchgear was transported in two pieces and positioned on top of the Olson Steel-constructed steel structure, which rests on […]

KLA Tencor Corporation – Amenities Building

Located in Milpitas, the KLA Tencor Project is a 24,000sf; 2-story amenities building that will have a kitchen, small café, meeting rooms, an open lounge and outdoor deck. Olson Steel was awarded the contract to provide the structural steel and miscellaneous metals. Structural steel framing fabricated and erected by Olson Steel included roof screen framing […]

1500 Mt. Diablo

1500 Mt. Diablo is a three level first-class retail development located in the heart of Downtown Walnut Creek. Situated on the northwest corner of the premier retail intersection in the East Bay, 1500 Walnut Creek neighbors Neiman Marcus, Tiffany & Co., Apple, Pottery Barn, and an array of other world class retailers located in and […]

Sacramento Downtown Plaza

Formerly know as the Sacramento Downtown Plaza, Olson Steel provided all of the structural steel, miscellaneous metals, and steel decking for the newly renovated Downtown Commons (or DoCo), which is a two-level outdoor entertainment and shopping complex operated by JMA Ventures, LLC, located in downtown Sacramento near the State Capitol building. Olson Steel was responsible […]

Garden Village

2201 Dwight Way, Berkeley, CA 94704 Each Garden Village apartment includes single-occupancy bedrooms that are fully furnished with high-quality, well-designed furniture. Large operable windows are provided in every room and on opposing sides of each unit, providing natural lighting and ample ventilation. Units also include full-size kitchens with high-efficiency appliances and high-efficiency in-unit washers and […]

Massy House

Designed by Frank Gehry, Olson Steel fabricated and erected the structural steel for this massive, # room house. The rooms include a Great Room, wine pavilion, a guest house, a metal deck and bridges. The structural steel included complete installation of a variety of heavy steel shapes including but not limited to wide flange beams […]

690 Market Street

San Francisco’s historic Chronicle Building, dating from 1889, was converted into new condominium and time-share units for the Ritz-Carlton Club & Residences. Work included removal of 1960’s-era steel cladding, restoration of the original brick exterior and demolition of portions of the existing building, plus construction of 8 additional above-grade floors. The new 24-story building contains […]

Benicia Ironworkers Training Facility

In addition to some standard miscellaneous metals products like railings, ladders, open web joists and roll-up door frames; Olson Steel was able to provide some custom items for this project. Olson fabricated and installed thirty welding booths complete with welding poles, adjustable welding arms and tables that are used for training apprentice field ironworkers. Olson […]

Foundry Square

The corporate home of Barclay’s Global Investment Group, Foundry Square is the third of four buildings of its design type. The structure is designed by Studio Architecture and features post-tensioned concrete construction with a multi-tiered and differing pitch structural steel roof fabricated and installed by Olson Steel. Olson has also provided all miscellaneous metals for […]

Fox Theatre

Olson Steel is proud to be part of the team on the effort to restore and renovate the Fox Oakland Theater, a National Historic Landmark movie palace in downtown Oakland. This project involves interior renovation and seismic upgrade of the existing building that was built in the 1920’s. Olson provided stage platforms and did extensive […]

Citris U.C. Berkeley

This new, 7-story facility housing CITRIS, or the Center for Information Technology Research in the Interest of Society, features Class 100 and Class 1,000 cleanrooms, a Distance Learning Facility, laboratories, a 149-seat auditorium, conference rooms, and a student activity lounge and cybercafé. In addition, the CITRIS Headquarters houses space for the Millennium Project. The site […]

San Mateo Performing Arts

Renovation of an existing Performing Arts Center on the San Mateo High School campus. Work included structural improvements, an added basement level, a completely new interior theater as well as mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire sprinkler upgrades. Theater seating, lighting, and rigging were installed in this theater that serves not only the school but the […]

Palo Alto Medical Foundation – San Carlos

Olson Steel was brought in to assist in completing the miscellaneous steel package and played a critical role in supplementing numerous requests on the project site with the installation of steel stairs, parking canopies, roof rails, interior bracing and exterior green wall covering the parking facility.

Success Factors Stairs & Glass Railing

The relocation of Success Factors’s headquarters included build out of an 87,000 square foot raw space to include open workstation areas, a demonstration center, an executive/customer briefing center, an internal connecting staircase, conference rooms, a café/break area, and copy rooms. The design incorporates architectural features that evoke the elements of fire, water and earth and […]

Pier 27 Phase II Fence

After completing Phase I of Pier 27 for America’s Cup, Olson Steel was brought back to complete the build out of the miscellaneous metals, which included steel fenders, sign supports, interior and exterior stainless steel handrails, wall panels, grating and security metal fencing.

710 Market Street

Olson’s scope of work on this project included erecting the structural steel for a new stand alone and retrofitted structure that was located between two existing buildings. The structure is 12 stories high, with a footprint of 120 feet by 50 feet. Detailed sequencing went into coordinating the fabrication, shipping and erection of the structure. […]

West Dublin-Pleasanton BART Station

This new Bay Area Rapid Transit station includes 1200 parking spaces, 210 housing units, office space, and a hotel. The station is located in the median of Interstate 580, between the Castro Valley and Dublin/Pleasanton stations. Olson Steel provided the structural steel package for the station including the pedestrian bridges that were erected over both […]

Stanford University Bing Concert Hall

The Bing Concert Hall is an 844 seat concert hall on the Stanford University Campus in Stanford California. The 56′ 11″ tall building has a unique elliptical shaped concert hall core made from structural steel columns and high roof supporting a concrete cast in place shell, all tilted inboard at a uniform 10 degree angle. […]

Kaiser CUP San Leandro

The Kaiser San Leandro Hospital project consisted of a 262-bed, six-story, OSHPD 1 Hospital, and a 30,000 square foot Central Utility Plant which consists of two levels. Olson Steel was contracted on the Central Utility Plant (C.U.P.) to handle the detailing, fabrication and erection of main structural steel, brace columns, roof screen frame, metal panel […]

Oakland Unified School District Downtown Educational Complex

The 123,000 square foot Downtown Educational Complex houses three separate schools on one campus, including a Elementary K-5 school, MetWest High School and a child development center. The versatile multi-use structure will also serve the Eastlake neighborhood of Oakland with a community health clinic and TV station. Olson Steel provided the structural steel for this […]

USC Cinematic School

The USC School of Cinematic Arts, Phase 3 project expands the campus’ School of Cinematic Arts classroom and work space by 62,500 sq. ft. The building includes screening rooms, audio sensitive rooms, grant research labs, faculty offices, and support spaces. The building consists of three stories above grade and one below, and ties in aesthetically […]

Oakland Airport BART Connector

The Oakland Airport Connector project is a 3.2-mile automated people mover rail system that connects the Coliseum Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) Station and the Oakland Airport. It is estimated to serve eight million passengers annually. Turner is building the three vertical elements/stations of the project. Olson Steel handled all steel related construction associated with […]

Pier 27 New Cruise Terminal

The Pier 27 Cruise Terminal project was completed in two phases. Phase one includes enhanced building core and shell and limited site improvements for a temporary certificate of occupancy. The America’s Cup Event Authority then completed their tenant improvements needed for the America’s Cup Race Events. Phase II involved interior finishes and site work to […]

Stanford Central Energy Facility

Olson Steel at the request of Stanford University partnered with Whiting -Turner to take on all responsibilities of handling fabrication and erection of the complex structural steel beams, columns and deck support of Stanford’s new Replacement Central Energy Facility (RCEF). RCEF will substantially reduce Stanford’s energy usage for heating and cooling, resulting in lower criteria […]

Bloomingdale’s Palo Alto

This new Bloomingdale’s retail store, located within the Stanford Shopping Center, replaces the original Bloomingdale’s store that opened in 1996. The three-story, 120,000 SF building features an architecturally elegant and inviting presence with a steel structure and modern sleek exterior façade. Olson Steel partnered with C.W. Driver to handle all construction aspects from BIM modeling […]