UCLA Wasserman Football Center Receives ENR Award of Merit

Garden Grove, CA
The UCLA Wasserman Football Center recently received an “Award of Merit” in Engineer News-Record (ENR) California’s Best Projects 2018. Certified LEED Platinum, the building furthers the university’s energy efficiency and sustainability goals with rooftop solar thermal water heaters and low-heat-emission glazing. Southland Industries was the MEP Engineer of Record on the 73,500-square-foot facility.


ENR 2018 Top 600 Specialty Contractors: Dealing With a Hot Market

Article | Engineering News-Record
The construction industry is in the enviable position of not having to scramble for new work. 


TCM Named a 2018 Top Workplace

Portland, OR
TCM, a Southland Industries company, was recently named a 2018 Top Workplace for Oregon/Southern Washington by The Oregonian.


Southland Industries Awarded Contract with Los Angeles World Airports

Garden Grove, CA
Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA) has awarded a contract to Southland Industries for a key role in the development of a consolidated rent-a-car facility (CONRAC) at the Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). 


LCI Honors Southland Industries’ Henry Nutt with Pioneer Award

Dulles, VA
The Lean Construction Institute (LCI) recently honored Henry Nutt, Sheet Metal General Superintendent at Southland Industries, with the Pioneer Award at the 20th Annual LCI Congress. 


How Lean Leaders are Changing the Industry

Article | Lean Construction Blog
Through opportunities as a design engineer at Southland Industries, as well as her involvement with the Lean Construction Institution’s Lean Leader group, Erin Miller has learned how Lean practices can transform a project, and how important engaging the next generation of professionals is to full industry transformation. 


Southland Industries’ Phoenix Office Named One of the “Coolest in the Valley”

Article |  AZ Big Media

AZ Big Media recently named Southland Industries as one of the 14 coolest offices in the Phoenix metropolitan area. Designed with form and function in mind as well as creating an environment that people want to be in, the coolest offices will grab your attention and keep it until the workday ends, explains author Steve Burks. 


Southland Industries’ Golf Tournament Raises Over $94,000 for Charities

Garden Grove, CA
Southern California-based Southland Industries recently hosted its 15th annual golf tournament in support of the American Cancer Society (ACS) and the Children’s Hospital of Orange County (CHOC) Children’s Foundation.


What California’s Microgrid Bill Means to the State – and Everybody Else

Article | Microgrid Knowledge
California’s recent passage of microgrid legislation is a good indicator that other states will soon follow suit, but challenges lie ahead in standardizing the connection between a microgrid and the larger grid, explains Southland Energy’s Ken Robinson. 


To Fearlessness & Innovation: Cheers to the CIO 100 Tech Leaders!

Article | Workspot
Israel Sumano, Southland Industries' Senior Director of Infrastructure Services, encapsulates the qualities of modern IT leaders. He was instrumental in leading his organization down a path that significantly contributed to the company's digital transformation: Virtual GPU workstations in the cloud. If you're familiar with traditional Virtual Desktop Infrastructure (VDI), you can only imagine the level of fearlessness that Israel needed to muster to make that bold leap! After all, CAD and BIM professionals are the most demanding end users on the planet, writes Brad Peterson.