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Derek Alves

Project Superintendent

  • Seattle

Derek's diverse portfolio includes hands-on experience in wood and metal framing, structural wood and steel installation, structural cast-in-place concrete, site development, and interior finishes, equipping him as a knowledgeable and reliable leader in all types of projects.

Personal Bio

As part of the Abbott Construction team for more than 25 years, Derek provides a seasoned foundation to his work as Superintendent. His responsibilities include overseeing and scheduling subcontractors, materials, on-site safety, and coordination. He is a team player, adept at collaborating with architects, engineers, and owners to ensure each project is completed on schedule and within budget.

Derek's diverse portfolio includes hands-on experience in wood and metal framing, structural wood and steel installation, structural cast-in-place concrete, site development, and interior finishes, equipping him as a knowledgeable and reliable leader in all types of projects. Within his diverse background, Derek has contributed to multi-family, concrete tilt-up, warehouse/industrial, grocery, hospitality, retail, healthcare, restaurant, and mixed-use projects, serving clients such as Whole Foods Market, Walmart, Sheraton Hotels & Resorts, EMP Museum, Tacoma General Hospital, Northwest Hospital, JOEY Restaurants, and Bartell Drugs.

Outside of work, Derek enjoys spending time with his wife Kelley and their two sons and daughter-in-law, as well as fishing, golfing, camping, clam digging, and wine tasting.

I've been involved with over 20 construction projects during my 34 years in Healthcare Administration. My experience with the Abbott Construction team has been the best by far.
Barbara Flack, Director - Legacy Primary Care Clinics