Carlson Walbridge

Carlson Walbridge Group, LLC Launches

Date Posted: November 16, 2015

Company Offers Expertise to Clients with Technology Driven Facility Needs

DALLAS – Carlson and Walbridge have formed a new venture, Carlson Walbridge Group, LLC, that will focus on the design, construction and design-build of technology driven facilities.

Carlson, headquartered in Irvine, Calif., has been successfully designing and building major technology and mission critical facilities for clients for more than 30 of its 68 years in business.

Founded in 1916, Detroit-based Walbridge is a global construction services firm with expertise in multiple industries, including automotive, higher education, and industrial manufacturing,

The creation of Carlson Walbridge will leverage resources between the two companies, which remain independent and privately owned. The new venture will be based in Dallas and will operate from a combined 20 locations around the world.

“This increases the value we can offer clients, by combining the strengths of Carlson and Walbridge and bringing together our considerable expertise and resources,” said William B. Fraser, P.E., President and CEO of Carlson Walbridge. “When it comes to designing and constructing large, sophisticated facilities, no other firm can match our joint skill set.”

“Walbridge is the go-to company for big, complex construction challenges,” Randy Abdallah, Executive Vice President – Get Work of Walbridge, said. “This combination of capability and knowledge provides a total solution for tech-intensive facilities, from early collaboration, into integration of design, and then through the construction phase.”

The new organization will concentrate on providing design, construction and design-build services to meet the technology driven facility needs of enterprise clients in the following industries: technology, telecommunications, automotive, financial services, food & beverage, healthcare and higher education.

About Carlson
Carlson ( is a privately held, integrated design-build firm providing consulting, design and construction services for technology driven facilities throughout the United States and has a history spanning more than 68 years.

About Walbridge
Founded in 1916 in Detroit, Walbridge ( is an ENR Top 50 construction company known for innovation, an award-winning safety program and the ability to successfully complete complex projects around the world.