News & Events

March 9, 2009

ABC Excellence in Construction Awards

Over 50 subcontractors were recognized for joining Rebuilding Together and S.D. Deacon in building A Home for Matthew. Their generosity allows the Garries to continue caring for their son at home.

March 9, 2009

ABC Excellence in Construction Awards

S.D. Deacon Corp. of Washington is pleased to receive the Mixed-Use Award for The Landing. This $77M 728,000 sf mixed-use urban lifestyle center is located in Renton.

May 31, 2008

Best Places to Work - Washington

Seattle Business Monthly declared Deacon one of the 54 Best Places to Work in Seattle, followed shortly by Washington CEO magazine and a 19th place state ranking for Remco.

April 30, 2008

Best Company to Work for in Oregon

We rose three spots to finish 9th in Oregon Business Magazine's "Best Company to Work For." We also made the grade in the "Best 20 Places to Work in Portland" by Portland Monthly Magazine.

January 29, 2008

Portland Daily Journal of Commerce

S.D. Deacon's renovation of the Macy's historic building received recognition in the Portland Daily Journal of Commerce due to the high complexity of the project and coordination efforts.

August 9, 2007

Accolades from Bureau of Police on IKEA Opening Day

S.D. Deacon received recognition from the Portland Police Bureau for our cooperation and assistance during the very hectic five-day grand opening of the new IKEA store at Cascade Station.

July 31, 2007

iversity in Contracting from Portland Development Commission

Honoring our pledge to support our communities, the project achieved a LEED certification and surpassed the requirement to hire minorities, women & emerging small businesses contractors.

May 24, 2007

Sacramento Business Journal

Richard Smith, President of S.D. Deacon Corp. of California, spoke about S.D. Deacon's philosophy and challenges with materials and qualified personnel industry-wide.

May 10, 2007

Portland Business Journal

S.D. Deacon was selected to win the Oregon Ethics in Business Award for demonstrating ethical business practices in the workplace, marketplace, environment and community.

January 31, 2007


Glumac, an engineering firm committed to ecological sustainability in construction, recognized S.D. Deacon's dedication to green building with their Carbon Consciousness Award.

July 31, 2006

S.D. Deacon Corp. was delighted to celebrate our 25th anniversary with a year-long celebration in 2006. Construction Today featured an interview with founder Steve Deacon in their August edition.

January 15, 2006

In Spring of 2006, S.D. Deacon Corp. of California and J.R. Roberts, Inc. merged to become the third largest general contractor in the Sacramento Valley.