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Civil | J.R. FILANC CONSTRUCTION COMPANY INC. Builder of Choice A TOTAL FOCUS ON WATER HAS MADE J.R. FILANC A DESIRED PARTNER IN THE WEST. BY ERIC SLACK Filanc concentrates »J.R.water and wastewater on eadquartered in Escondido, Calif., J.R. Filanc Construction Company Inc. is an extremely focused company. With approximately 250 employees working from offices in California, Arizona and Colorado, Filanc works solely on water and wastewater and related infrastructure projects. “We do around $100 [million] to $150 million a year in total construction value,” Vice President Norbert Schulz says. “The company has always been very progressive in terms of looking for alternate project delivery methods.” Founded in 1952, the company is celebrating its 60th anniversary this year. Today, the company is an award-winning general engineering and design/build contractor. Filanc’s in-house design engineering team and focus on design/build project delivery provides the company with a differentiator in a tight mar- H infrastructure projects. oratively on projects and bid work together, so ket. The company delivers projects in any way we have built relationships and established the owner or developer need. That ability is what the company considers an essential qual- mutual trust with many contractors, vendors and suppliers.” ification to be a master builder. “Having design in-house allows for an integrated design/build approach where we take on all aspects of the project,” Schulz says. “Our core philosophy is one of collaboration and problem solving so design/build has become our preferred way to deliver work.” • Revenue: $100 mill Most of the company’s work has taken • Headquarters: Escon ion place in Southern California, but it has • Employees: 250 dido, Calif. worked on projects as far away from its • Specialty: Water an offices as Texas and Oklahoma. Filanc bids d wastewater infrastructure on almost $1 billion worth of projects each year, and it often works with many of the same design firms, vendors and suppliers. “We work closely with them on the deliv-Norbert Schulz, vice president ery end and value our role as a trusted partner,” Schulz says. “We work together collab- J.R. Filanc Construct ion Company Inc. “The company has alw ays been very progressive.” 156 CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM NOVEMBER/DECEMBER 2012 http://www.CONSTRUCTION-TODAY.COM

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Construction Today - November/December 2012
Construction Law
Best Practices
Hurricane Sandy
Marketing Strategies
Holcim (US) Inc.
Tampa Tank Inc./Florida Structural Steel
Rockwell Group
IVM Construction Inc.
Millennium Partners – Millennium Place
Paradigm Cos.
W.G. Yates Construction
Regalia Beach Developers LLC – Regalia
Marlyn Development and S.L. Nusbaum Realty – Heritage Forest Apartments
Chas Roberts Air Conditioning
Bellini Williams Island
Beal|Derkenne Construction – The Hub
Cedar Siding Inc.
Nibbi Bros. – Hunters View Phase 1
EllisDon Corp. – Surrey Memorial Hospital Critical Care
Turner Construction – Martin Army Community Hospital
U.S. General Services Administration/VCC – FBI Field Building
The Hayner Hoyt Corp.
Paric Corp.
Rotondo Weirich Enterprises Inc.
Advocate Christ Medical Center and Pepper Construction – Outpatient Pavilion expansion
Shawnee Mission Medical Center – United Excel – Birth Center
National Lutheran Communities & Services – The Village at Rockville/ARCH Consultants Ltd.
Harold O'Shea Builders – Springfield Clinic First North
Dewberry/Okland Construction – Western Regional Medical Center Addition
Kohler Ronan LLC
Graber Post Buildings Inc.
Tooz Construction Inc.
Bombardier Learjet – Facility Expansion
Rock Gaming LLC – Horseshoe Casino Cincinnati
Demar Plumbing Corp.
Metrolina Greenhouse
Rommel Cos.
W.G. Tomko Incorporated Contractors
Continental Contractors
Reliable Contracting Co. Inc.
Graham Construction and Engineering – Wastewater Treatment Plant Upgrade
J.R. Filanc Construction Co. Inc.
Pulice Construction Inc. – I-10 Prince Road
Ames-Granite – US 36
Tomar Construction
E.E. Cruz/Tully – Bronx-Whitestone Bridge Queens approach
TL Wallace Construction Inc.
CARCON Industries and STL Engineering
Last Look

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