Working in conjunction with the Friendship Senior Housing developers, CHDC & Friendship Christian Center, B.U.I.L.D. Bringing Underemployed Individuals to Local Developers and BBI Construction will host classes at DeFremery Park (Adeline & 19th) in West Oakland. This interactive training is intended for entry-level workers as an orientation to the construction industry. It covers safety and health hazards that workers may face on any construction work site. Our course puts emphasis on hazard identification, avoidance, controland prevention.
2 Day Classes 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Saturday/Sunday
March 2nd and 3rd April 6th and 7th May 4th and 5th
Our team celebrated the ground-break ceremony at the Alameda Point Collaborative Respite and Wellness Center. The event was attended by local, county and state elected officials, and partners involved in this project. The center will offer services and respite care to unhoused citizens in Alameda County. The BBI team looks forward to working with our partners in this project and to continue building solutions to assist the most vulnerable members of our communities. This project is owned by Alameda Point Collaborative and designed by Ankrom Moisan.
As part of the ongoing focus of the BBI Team to create more much-needed affordable housing in the Bay Area, San Francisco’s Granada Hotel or 1000 Sutter Project is one of our newest rehabilitations in the community. This beautiful building provides 200 updated, clean, and comfortable SRO units for those in need.
Despite the many challenges of restoring and upgrading an historic San Francisco building, our team succeeded through close collaboration with the city, various agencies, and teams of hardworking and dedicated experts.
Working in conjunction with the Friendship Senior Housing Developers, CHDC, Friendship Christian Center and B.U.I.L.D. Bringing Underemployed Individuals to Local Developers we will have a job fair every other month. We are looking for local candidates interested in the construction industry.
These events will be occurring every other month at the Oakland Library West Oakland Branch on the following dates:
Wednesday, October 25th from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. December 13, 2023 from 11:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m. February 14, 2024 from 11:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m. April 10, 2024 from 11:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m. June 12, 2024 from 11:00 a.m – 1:00 p.m.
Potential Union Jobs Available at this Job Fair.
Abatement & Demolition – Laborers International Union, Local #304
BBI Construction is pleased to announce the upcoming Friendship Senior Housing Development in partnership with Community Housing Development Corporation (CHDC) and designed by Kodama Diseno Architects. This ground-up project will be constructed in conjunction with Friendship Christian Center in West Oakland. This organization is a community pillar that has worked tirelessly to make this project a reality and to bring hope into the lives of families and individuals in the community. The 4 story building will provide 50 units of affordable housing to senior citizens. Residents will have access to open spaces for gathering as well as access to public transit options.
The BBI Team attended the Ribbon Cutting and is excited to announce the Grand Opening of Loro Landing (previously Parrott St. Apartments). We are so proud and thankful to the whole team who came together to overcome every challenge, advance the project and make it to the finish line. This new Transit Oriented Development Project located in San Leandro across the street from BART, will provide 62 units of affordable housing to veterans and low income families.
Bay Area BBI Construction sponsors events honoring change-makers in our communities
Oakland, CA — BBI Construction, a leading Bay Area construction firm, is supporting our communities with sponsorship of multiple nonprofit events this Fall.
BBI Construction sponsorships include: East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC) 46th Anniversary Gala – September 9th Honoring individuals and organizations that are change-makers in our Asian communities, with KCBS’ Holly Quan as Master of Ceremonies. To learn more and register: https://ebaldc.org/events-1/
Non-Profit Housing (NPH) Affordable Housing Conference – September 24th The 42nd annual gathering of affordable housing leaders to advance affordable housing and build a future where every community is one of opportunity and everyone has a safe and affordable place to live. To learn more and register: https://nonprofithousing.org/events-and-programs/conference/
Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) “Pool Toss” – October 14th TNDC event is an interactive online party in which our new CEO and honored guests compete to make the biggest pool splash! Complete with great music and a photo booth. For more information and to register: https://www.tndc.org/get-involved/events/tndc-pool-toss
“We are delighted to have the opportunity to support organizations that are key to positive change in the Bay Area,” said William Rogan, BBI Construction president. “For more than 40 years, our focus as a company has been to add value to our communities by providing top quality construction for housing, schools, community centers, historic renovations, and commercial buildings. We celebrate diversity in our communities and in our workforce. We know that working together, we can improve this place we call home.”
This year, the construction industry will be celebrating Safety Week on May 3 – 7. The risks of injury are real and ever present during each step of our work. Safety is of paramount importance to our company and we are committed to achieving and sustaining an incident and injury free work environment. We believe that all incidents and injuries are preventable through management leadership, open communications and continual improvement of our safety programs and procedures. Safety starts with all of us and continues with our commitment to foster a safe environment for everyone on our projects.