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Oregon City Public Library Wins DJC TopProjects 2017 Award!

May 26, 2017 | by P&C Team

The Oregon City Public Library Historic Renovation and Expansion project was awarded Second Place in Public New Construction at the DJC TopProjects event! This is a great honor and testament to the project team's hard work.  Here's more information about the project:  One of only 1,689 Carnegie libraries built in the United States between the years 1886 and 1919, the Oregon City Public library was built in accordance with the “Carnegie formula,” which required a financial commitment from any city that received a donation. Andrew Carnegie himself, a businessman and philanthropist known as the “Steel King,” believed that “…a library outranks... Read More

Winter Construction + the Oregon Coast

March 13, 2017 | by P&C Team

Coastal construction projects, particularly those set in Oregon during the winter months, bring with them a host of obstacles; material selection and availability, limited resources, and weather can all challenge what would already be an intricate and laborious process. Given P&C’s 20+ years building in seaside communities such as Astoria, Rockaway Beach, and Coos Bay, we thought it beneficial to explore some of those challenges below.  Winter Construction + the Oregon Coast  By: Brian Shoemaker and Ryan Kelley Aside from the obvious safety measures a construction crew must adhere to in any given location, the Oregon Coast, beautifully predictable in... Read More

P&C Volunteers at Rock the Block

August 29, 2016 | by Derrick Dingman

It was the first 100 degree day of the year and the June heat could not stop the spirit of Rockwood from rocking the block. Rock the Block is a free summer festival targeted to serving the community of Rockwood by connecting people with resources and services. There were several booths and vendors promoting healthy eating, games, science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics. If the booths were not enough there was funky music, food from all nations, and raffle prizes to keep the party going.  ... Read More

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