About us

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Gerding Builders

Gerding Promise

Gerding Builders delivers an exceptional building experience. When you choose Gerding, you have peace of mind knowing we stand by our commitments, delivering you a building you can be proud of, every time.

Our Services

Our Services

Core Values

Relationships Are Predominant

We prioritize positive relationships with our employees, clients, design consultants, trade partners, peers, and our community.

Maximizing Value For Our Clients

We deliver quality with efficiency, maximizing value for our clients. We will work as a team to find new solutions that are cost effective and efficient to construct. 

Enrich our Communities

We build first-rate facilities where people live, work, learn, worship, volunteer, and seek medical care. We recognize our responsibility to improve the quality of life within the communities we serve.

Everyone Goes Home Safe Every Day

With one of the best safety records in the industry, we have a proven track record of uncompromising commitment to safety above all else. This value includes not only our employees, but all who work on or visit one of our job sites.

Live with Integrity, Respect, and Professionalism

We place high value on working with integrity and respect for all, and operate with a level of professionalism that ensures the work is completed on time and budget. We conduct ourselves with honesty and integrity, honoring our commitments and standing behind what we say.

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Statement of Diversity

Our people are the foundation of this company. We recognize the values, skill sets, and uniqueness in everyone, and strive to create an environment that is diverse, inclusive, and fosters growth. As an employee-owned company, our members take pride in who we are and our strong set of core values.

Our mission is to build a respectful workplace, which honors each individual’s culture, beliefs, and background. We are committed to creating an atmosphere where all people feel safe and respected at their place of work. We know that having varied perspectives generates better ideas to solve the most complex problems.

Statement of Diversity

Our people are the foundation of this company. We recognize the values, skill sets, and uniqueness in everyone, and strive to foster an environment that is diverse, welcoming and inclusive to all. 

Our mission is to build a respectful workplace, which honors everyone’s culture, beliefs, and background. We are committed to creating an atmosphere where all people feel safe and respected at their place of work. We know that having varied perspectives generates better ideas to solve the most complex problems. 

Safety

“Injury Free” is our commitment, to create a work environment absent of incident and a mind-set intolerant at any level, frequency, or severity of injury. Due to our stringent safety policies, we have an impeccable safety record with our projects.

Gerding Builders has been awarded the AGC Safety PRIDE award three consecutive years. The AGC Safety PRIDE (Program Recognition Indicating Dedication & Excellence) recognizes members who are innovative industry leaders in safety and are willing to continuously improve. This award is recognized by Oregon OSHA.

With over 50 years of experience

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Gerding Gives

Gerding’s mission is to benefit the communities where we live and work. Beyond the brick and mortar of construction, we strive to enrich the lives of those around us through positive work environments, solid value, excellent quality, fair business practices, long-term commitment, and generous support of non-profit service organizations.

As a company, and as individuals, we support a wide variety of organizations by volunteering and providing much-needed resources.

Proud to be 100% employee owned

We allow our employees to benefit from the success of the company through the distribution of stock. As owners, our employees have a vested interest in the health and overall success of the company. This ownership fosters retention, which directly benefits the client due to greater continuity among staff, trade partners, and repeat clients.

Meet Our Team

Meet Our Team

Gerding Builders Team

Awards

2021

PRIDE Safety Award 

2021

Top Project Finalist: Santiam Canyon School District 

2021

Top Projects 1st Place Hospitality:  Corvallis Museum

2020

PRIDE Safety Award 

2019

PRIDE Safety Award 

2018

Top Projects 3rd Place:  The Albany Carousel & Museum-Hospitality

2016

Finalist for Boulder Falls Inn & Events Center

2014

Multi-Family Safety Program of the Year

2013

Best Safety Program in the Nation

2012

AGC Recognition of Safety Excellence

2012

ROSE Award for Best Oregon Safety Program

2010

ROSE Award for Best Oregon Safety Program

2008

First Place Project for the Corvallis Elements Building

2008

ROSE Award for Best Oregon Safety Program

2007

Excellence in Concrete Award

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Building a Better Standard

Our Projects

Our Projects

Testimonials

See what they're saying about us.

CBTWO Architects and Gerding Builders have had an outstanding relationship working together on four separate Design Build projects! If you want a solid team with collaborative approaches, communication, and synergy, we are the right winning combination! I give my highest accolades to the Gerding Builders team!

Chris Morris

Senior Principal

CBTWO Architects

Gerding Builders’ performance was one of high quality and their project management team was excellent to work with.

Jim Bogar

Executive Minister

Suburban Christian Church

Gerding Builders employs the latest in construction management practices, technology, hands-on supervision, record keeping, and quality control that discerning owners demand. I can, without reservation, nor hesitation, offer my full endorsement of their firm.

Robert Wood,

Owner

Century Management, LLC

Gerding Builders has superior construction and management skills, an excellent safety record, strong business ethics, and exceptional financial strength.

Derek A. Sadowski

Owner

A.G. Sadowski Company

Gerding has completed five renovation projects for the Sweet Home School District within a five-year time period. They have done an outstanding job. They take pride in their work and they listen to help solve problems.

Kevin Strong

Superintendant

Sweet Home School District

OMG. We love the building. It is so nice to have something that really works for us and our patients. The building process with the team was really easy. I am very impressed with your organization.

Patrick Rask, MD

Owner

Corvallis Pain Management

We threw an amazingly challenging project to Gerding and gave them a short timeline to do so. They completed our project ahead of schedule and it was exceptionally done. We also added significant scope to the project, yet that still didn’t prevent them from meeting our deadlines.

Todd A. Miller

Superintendent

Santiam Canyon School District

Gerding has been a collaborative partner in the building process on several projects with us. They bring an experienced team who work proactively to understand the goals and anticipate the best solutions.

Marlene Gillis

President

Soderstrom Architects

The Gerding Builders' entire staff, from the Project Engineers, Superintendent, Project Manager, and company President, were outstanding! They are a premier builder!

Alan Rasmussen

VP Production

Modern Building Systems

Gerding really worked hard for us and made us feel like valued customers, with awesome listening abilities and motivated to find solutions to help our school district.

Bryan Starr

Superintendent

Harrisburg Middle School

We were really, really, pleased with Gerding and how the school turned out. You should be proud of the employees at Gerding.

Bill Crowson

Superintendent

Monroe School District

Let's build a better standard.

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