Diamond Sponsors


Every great company has a great story. Jacobsen Construction’s begins with Danish teenager Soren Jacobsen, who landed on Ellis Island in 1900 with $24 in his pocket and one goal: To achieve the American Dream by changing its skyline. Today more than 500 Jacobsen owner-employees span the country fulfilling Soren’s vision. Notable projects in just the past 10 years include the Provo City Center Temple, City Creek Center in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah State Capitol Restoration and more than 40 higher-ed projects on nearly every campus in Utah. 

After 95 years in business, Jacobsen still has only one goal: To create structures that thrill our clients, serve their communities well—and inspire us to begin the amazing process all over again.


For over 44 years Reaveley Engineers & Associates has been known for innovative, imaginative and creative structural engineering solutions along with quality contract documents and superior service. RE&A is a full service structural engineering firm specializing in:

  • Innovative structural design of new and existing structures
  • Seismic analysis and design of structures
  • Seismic retrofit of existing structures
  • Base isolation
  • Failure analysis
  • Structure repair/restoration
  • Analytical studies of structures

Through demonstrating innovative structural engineering solutions and technical expertise, RE&A has received numerous awards and honors for excellence in structural design.


At Van Boerum & Frank Associates, Inc., we know that the success of any project depends on the knowledge and skills of the team members involved. To guarantee our success, we have assembled a team of experienced and innovative engineers and support staff.

For over 35 years, Van Boerum & Frank Associates has been committed to providing the best and most specialized engineering services to clients.


Platinum Sponsors


Designing the West since 1892.

Celebrating our 125th anniversary, Design West Architects is proud to bethe oldest continuously operating architectural firm west of the Mississippi. 

Our legacy of providing clients with quality design can be seen throughout the Intermountain West in a range of project types including education, government, commercial, recreation and health care. Our team of talented designers provide clients with a full range of services including architecture, planning, interior design and landscape architecture.


Dunn Associates, Inc. is a team of associates who value and respect competition and the joy of success. Located in Salt Lake City, Utah, our firm has been providing noteworthy structural engineering services to since 1995. Our staff feels a strong sense of pride in the continued efforts to maintain the lead in innovative and sustainable design. Average solutions breed average engineers. At Dunn Associates, Inc. we constantly strive to improve our own abilities as well as stay ahead of the accepted industry standards. We are passionate and experienced in developing sound and effective solutions for all our clients’ needs.


If you really know Hunt Electric, you know we are a diverse company. Over the past 25 years, we have served the state of Utah and surrounding areas on a wide-variety of projects, both small and large. We have built a leading reputation in the Intermountain West as a result of our consistent quality, integrity, performance and versatility practiced on the job.

As a full-service electrical contractor offering seven divisions of service, all In-House, we strive to meet the customer request, whether standard or non-traditional. Hunt Electric provides a full array of electrical services for commercial, industrial, institutional, data center and hospitality projects. For any of these projects, we provide Design-Build Engineering, giving our customers the ease of single accountability on the project. We start and finish the project for you. Our In-House BIM (Building Information Modeling) ensures the highest quality for the lowest rate of error in this process. Our Design and Installation capabilities are provided for projects in Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, Traffic, Fiber Optic, Testing and Service, Voice and Data, Security and Service and Preventative Maintenance.

Contact 801.975.8844 for further inquiries or see www.huntelectric.com


Gold Sponsors


The mission of the Utah Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors is to protect, enhance, and promote the free enterprise system in the construction industry. Associated Builders and Contractors will offer the best training, government and legal representation, and programs to provide members a competitive advantage, add value to the industry's clients, promote a safe work place and enhance the lives of the industry's employees.


ARW Engineers was established in 1969 and is located in Ogden, Utah. We provide efficient structural design and client-focused consulting services for many municipal, government, and private industry organizations. Our services include design and analysis of new structures, structural and seismic investigations, and evaluation and upgrade design of existing structures. Our professional staff of 30 includes 21 Engineers (12 Licensed Structural Engineers, 3 Licensed Professional Engineers, and 6 Professional Engineering Interns), 6 Professional BIM Specialists/CAD Drafters, and 3 Administrative Personnel.  ARW’s reputation is built on lasting relationships with architects, owners and developers.  Our projects range from small structures to $100 million multi-building projects throughout the U.S and around the world.  Our commitment to our clients, profession, values, and the public is our continuing legacy.


In 2002, BHB started as a two-man firm that would grow to become one of the largest structural engineering firms in Utah just 15 years later. Although BHB has evolved, our three-prong mission of bringing responsive, well-coordinated and creative structural engineering to every project has stayed the same. With an office in Idaho and projects taking us across the United States and internationally, our headquarters is in Salt Lake City, employing over 50 employees. We are committed to bringing innovative structural designs to meet the the needs and goals of the most technically challenging projects. We measure our success by how well we exceed project objectives, making the architect's vision structurally sound and engineering builder-friendly designs.


Calder Richards Consulting Engineers (CR) offers a broad spectrum of structural engineering services across all building sectors. Our professionals have the depth of experience to provide responsive, cost effective, and innovative structural engineering solutions. 

By involving our people early on in the pre-design phase of a project, we can help the architect and owner to value engineer the most cost effective and functional design approaches and project methodologies. By thinking outside of the box, CR has earned a reputation distinguished by great clients and notable projects.


Colvin Engineering Associates, Inc. is a mechanical engineering firm founded by Tom Colvin in Salt Lake City, Utah in 1986. Since our inception, our principals and project managers have been providing innovative design solutions for hundreds of projects across the United States.

Our current clients include all of the major architectural firms in Utah in addition to contractors, owners and developers.

Our project experience includes all types of commercial, institutional and manufacturing facilities. We provide services that include the analysis, design and commissioning of HVAC, plumbing, process piping, energy conservation, CFD modeling, fire protection/smoke control systems and environmental quality/pollution controls.

We utilize a wide array of design elements such as indirect/direct evaporative cooling, under floor air distribution systems, displacement ventilation, radiant panel systems, and chilled beams to accomplish our conservation goals. We routinely utilize many different software packages to assist in selecting and optimizing mechanical systems as well as using Revit or AutoCAD for drafting the plans.

Colvin Engineering Associates is known for energy efficient designs and several projects have received regional and national awards for energy conservation and innovative systems.



Envision Engineering is a full-service electrical engineering firm providing quality electrical engineering and lighting design services in the Intermountain area since 1994. Envision staffs an average of thirty-two professionals with expertise in specialized electrical systems for private and public client types.

Contact Gabe Kramer gkramer@envisioneng.com for more information!


FFKR Architects provides innovative, client-centered architectural, planning, and interior design services to a broad range of clientele across the United States. Our office is located in the historic Bogue Building in downtown Salt Lake City, Utah. FFKR has a reputation for design excellence, environmental leadership, and budgetary responsibility, and has been a Western Mountain Region AIA, and AIA Utah Firm of the Year. We maintain a staff of over 120 architects, designers and support personnel who have the talent, expertise and passion to meet our clients’ most demanding challenges.


Franson Civil Engineers is a Utah corporation with offices located in American Fork. Founded in 1989, we are celebrating 28 years of providing excellent engineering services to our clients. Over the past 5 years, the firm has had an average of 25 employees. Currently, the firm has eleven licensed professional engineers on staff spanning eight states of coverage. 

Well known as The Water Resource Specialists, FCE recognizes that water is the life blood of the West. The firm's entire focus is on water resources engineering. Our engineers and senior staff have spent their entire careers working with water resource development and have extensive experience in planning, environmental documents, design, construction management, and operation and maintenance of water-related projects.


MARKETLINK is not your typical marketing consulting firm. Not only do we provide full-service marketing services to Architects, Engineers, and Contractors, but more importantly, we specialize in helping you, our client, facilitate long-term relationships with your desired clients. The result - increased opportunities for your firm.


MGB+A’s mission is to “Provide quality, creative services to meet or exceed the needs and desires of the client while upholding our professional responsibilities to the community, the environment, and the art of Landscape Architecture.” The members of the MGB+A Design Team have considerable experience on a wide range of projects throughout the United States, South America and Europe.  This range of experience provides a substantial knowledge base for innovative design and construction solutions.

The essence of the MGB+A’s design approach is a process which defines the problem, compiles and evaluates the essential data, develops design alternatives based on the findings of the research and experience, and derives a final solution.  An integral part of this process is the creative interaction between client, design team, contractor, and project user.  Continuous involvement of the client in the project, from its initial stages through final design and installation, assures a solution based on client needs.


Dedicated to balancing the natural and built environment, Psomas provides sustainably engineered solutions to public and private clients worldwide. As a full-service consulting firm, we help our clients create value and deliver complex projects. Markets served include transportation, water, site development, federal, and energy with the following services offered:

  • Planning and landscape architecture
  • Environmental planning and resource management
  • Land use entitlements
  • Land surveying including 3D laser scanning
  • Civil engineering including BIM delivery
  • Site development engineering
  • Traffic engineering
  • Transportation engineering
  • Water and wastewater engineering
  • GIS consulting

Sustainable practices are incorporated into all of our services. From designing ISI (Institute for Sustainable Infrastructure) certified projects such as removing pollutants from urban stormwater runoff, to site design for LEED-Certified projects and our renewable energy practice, Psomas is in the forefront of the sustainable design movement. 

The cornerstone of our business approach is to focus on our clients’ long term needs and then guide our strategic growth to meet those needs. Our core strength is our multi-disciplined teams of experts - top-notch staff who produce award-winning projects for our clients through innovation, creativity, and cutting-edge technical expertise. Founded in 1946, Psomas provides services from offices throughout California, Arizona, and Utah.


Founded in 1982, Spectrum Engineers is a multi-discipline consulting engineering firm based in Salt Lake City, Utah with offices in Phoenix, Arizona and Baltimore, Maryland.  Spectrum has been named #1 on the Top 100 Green Design Firms in America (the only engineering firm on the list) in June 2015 by Engineering News-Record.  For 13 consecutive years, Spectrum has been ranked in the top 100 of Consulting-Specifying Engineer’s MEP Giants list (#84 in 2015). We provide client-centered electrical, mechanical and fire protection engineering in addition to technology, acoustics, lighting and theatre design services throughout the United States and at various locations around the world.

Our staff includes 93 employees.  We provide concentrated focus by aligning like-minded individuals into design communities called Centers of Engineering Excellence (CEEs).  Because each CEE member is committed to following the issues, trends and innovations affecting a specific project type, clients receive designs provided by professionals with extensive experience and knowledge in designing similar projects. It is this combination of experience, individual attention and passion that sets Spectrum Engineers apart.


Formed as a merger between ASWN+ and JSA Architects in 2012, Think Architecture is a diversified architecture, landscape architecture, land planning and construction management services firm created with the aspiration to work in collaboration with project owners, public officials and related engineering professionals to deliver creative, innovative and visionary projects for an ever-expanding range of site development applications.

Unique among our industry competitors, we are also able to offer knowledge and competitive construction management services.

Combined, our planning, design and construction capabilities provide you with a single resource to rely on throughout the entitlement, site development, architectural design and construction process.


Media Sponsors


Engineering News-Record provides the engineering and construction news, analysis, commentary and data that construction industry professionals need to do their jobs more effectively. ENR reports on the top design firms, both architects and engineers, and the top construction companies as well as projects in the United States and around the world. Our products include a weekly magazine with more than 47,812 paid subscribers, a website with over 196,000 unique visitors a month and a series of in-person events. The audience includes contractors, project owners, engineers, architects, government regulators and industry suppliers—many of whom work globally. ENR connects diverse sectors of the industry with coverage that everyone needs about issues such as business management, design, construction methods, technology, safety, law, legislation, environment and labor.




Utah Construction & Design aims to be the "VOICE" of Utah's Architectural, Engineering and Construction (A/E/C) industry. Our main objective is to publish informative and thought-provoking news, feature stories and personality profiles.