SME Steel Project Portfolio


Mercy General Hospital

Mercy General Hospital is a state-of-the-art, OSHPD, facility which enhances the cardiac and heart program and directly ties into an existing wing via an underground tunnel.


Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital Plaza Tower

Presbyterian Intercommunity Hospital Plaza Tower is an impressive 500-bed, full service, acute care hospital. This structure is located between two existing buildings, adjacent to the existing Emergency Department, and includes replacement of the Hospital’s Surgery Department (which remained fully functional until the opening of the replacement facility).


San Jose Regional Medical Center

San Jose Regional Medical Center is a state-of-the-art, 138,000-square-foot patient tower and 24,000 square feet of renovations. The new expansion includes 32 medical/surgical beds, 32 post-partum beds, 26 bassinet newborn nursery beds, eight-bed pediatric intensive care unit (PICU), and a central utility plant.


IHC Spanish Fork Hospital

IHC Spanish Fork Hospital campus include a new hospital tower, medical office building, and central utility plant. This 45-acre project site includes extensive enhancements and site improvements with a focus on women’s and medical/surgical services.


IHC Layton Hospital

IHC Layton Hospital campus offers a full state-of-the-art hospital and medical office building which support a large variety of services. Building enhancements include surgical rooms, emergency services, women and newborn care, special care nursery, surgical services, infusion therapy, rehabilitation, and physical therapy.


111 Main

111 MainSALT LAKE CITY, UTAH  111 Main Office Tower is a 26-story high rise and an engineering [...]


NVIDIA Triangle

The unique and creative design for the NVIDIA Triangle is built to reflect NVIDIA’s core value of people as its greatest asset. Oversized platforms replace stairways as vertical connectors and double as space for impromptu meetings and interactions.


Utah Valley Hospital

Utah Valley Hospital is a 12-story patient tower, 9-story outpatient building that combine to create a high-quality hospital campus which also includes a connecting pedestrian bridge.


Dixie Regional Medical Center

Dixie Regional Medical Center sits on a 65-acre site and features a three-story diagnostic and treatment wing, a five-story inpatient tower, and a four-story physician office building linked to one another by a concourse for patients and visitors.


Eccles Theater

Eccles TheaterSALT LAKE CITY, UTAH This state-of-the-art, 2,500-seat Broadway-style venue attracts the biggest and best touring Broadway [...]


Google Spruce Goose

Google Spruce Goose beautifully transformed the iconic and historic hangar that once housed the construction space for the Hercules IV airplane—world renowned as Spruce Goose—into state-of-the-art, class A office space.


Banc of California Stadium (LAFC)

The focal point of this structure is a 190,000 square foot roof canopy (complex geometrical rolled pipe, multi-beveled connection) which creates the backbone of this architectural masterpiece and encompasses five concourse levels, 35 box suites, terrace balcony, and 100,000 square feet of multipurpose space that is purposely shaped to retain the roar of the crowd.


Moscone Center

This unique structure was designed in two distinct phases in order to keep half the convention center fully functioning throughout the duration of construction. For the overall project, almost half of the work will be completed underground, allowing for optimum connection between existing and new construction of the two phases.


T-Mobile Arena

The T-Mobile Arena, located on the Las Vegas Strip, is a world-class venue with unrivaled views from premium seating comprising 20,000 seats, 44 luxury suites, 2 party suites, 8 event level suites, and more than two dozen private loge boxes.


USC Coliseum

This historic venue now has an impressive renovation including new seating, concourse, press box, and LED lighting to accommodate the addition of LA Rams home games until their new stadium is complete.


Honda Center

Honda Center, home of the Anaheim Ducks NHL team, encompasses 650,000 square feet of space and is lined inside and out with marble and granite from around the world.


Chase Center

Chase Center, a state-of-the-art sports and entertainment arena, is home to the Golden State Warriors and host to 200 other events each year. This 11-acre arena features 18,064 seats, two office buildings, 100,000 square feet of mixed-use/retail space, underground parking, 60 theatre boxes, 44 club suites, and 32 courtside lounges.


Provo City Center Temple

The Provo City Center Temple, weighing in at 7 million pounds, was raised onto 40-foot-high steel stilts to allow excavation underneath. Three interior levels were fabricated and erected including four corner spiral steel staircases designed to mimic the original wooden staircases. The roof was designed to replicate the original roof including the center tower, measuring 160 feet from the ground.


Levi’s Stadium

SME Steel began fabrication in June and steel erection in July. Impressively, SME Steel kept four cranes erecting continuously and was able to finish steel erection ahead of schedule. Due to SME Steel's expertise, the structural steel portion of this project was completed within budget and ahead of schedule.


San Diego State University Aztec Student Union

SME Steel completed the steel package of this project with more than 30,000 field hours and a flawless safety record. Adding to the complexity, this project was erected utilizing two cranes over an operational subway tunnel, University campus facilities, and the Metropolitan Transit System. Due to SME Steel's skill and craftsmanship, this project schedule was impressively completed in roughly half the expected time frame.


City Creek

SME Steel connected these two city blocks with a 320,000 pound skybridge featured on National Geographic’s program “World’s Toughest Fixes.” This incredibly unique structure is positioned with only one anchor pin. The remaining three feet float yet remain fixated by gravity with steel plates on either side to restrict movement while allowing flexibility.


San Diego Public Library Dome

The San Diego Public Library Dome is comprised of steel sails with thousands of steel connection points to support the aluminum panel covering, which is perforated with thousands of light points allowing light to illuminate the space below.


Disney Cars Land

Disney Cars Land is comprised of a complex mountain range together with a racers building. Due to the complicated detailing, this project was design build utilizing 100% Building Information Modeling (BIM) capabilities. SME Steel assisted with a detailer on site to collaborate a smooth erection process.


San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Headquarters

The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission Headquarters is a LEED Platinum design comprised of a 14-story concrete structure with four stories of structural steel topping off the building. The unique highlight of this building is the 12-story structural steel wind turbine tower attached to the north side exterior of the structure helping to create the greenest urban building in the United States.


eBay Topaz Data Center

EBay Topaz Data Center in South Jordan, Utah was designed and built with a focus on reducing its environmental impact while being concurrently maintainable as well as fault tolerant. SME Steel began the structural steel erection on the promised date coupled with approximately $1 Million in savings due to the collaborative design.


McCarran International Airport

SME Steel embraced the challenge of McCarran International Airport when no one believed the project could be done and successfully accomplished it in less than four months. The terminal size reaches an astounding 300 feet wide by 2280 feet long and includes one basement floor, two main floors, a low roof and a high roof. 60-80 truckloads of steel were delivered each week as four cranes continuously and collaboratively organized efforts.


Thunder Valley Casino

SME Steel was able to maintain the original schedule despite the necessary reconfiguring of the pre-fabricated steel on site due to the design changes as well as fabricating additional steel; thus, saving the owner time and money.


Workers Compensation Fund Office Building

The Workers Compensation Fund Office Building was awarded the 2010 Bronze Best of Awards Outstanding Office Project by Mountain States Construction magazine. SME Steel Contractors fabricated and erected 1,700 tons of structural steel to create this singular six-story building and incorporated the ability to withstand high seismic activity.


222 Main

The 222 Main Office Building was awarded the 2010 Gold Best of Awards Outstanding Office Project by Mountain States Construction magazine.


BYU-Idaho Center

Due to SME Steel’s experience and expert reputation, we were invited to assist the design phase to streamline the steel process which allowed us to maintain the tight temperature tolerance control necessary for the trusses to fit perfectly.


Zions Bank

Rolled tube steel and channel were incorporated to compose the entrance canopy and 96 CoreBrace™ buckling restrained braces were incorporated due to the high seismic region. Through SME Steel's expertise, this project was completed two months ahead of schedule.


City College of San Francisco Joint-Use Facility

The City College of San Francisco Joint-Use Facility is comprised of a three-story building featuring classrooms, specialized laboratories, student development facilities, study space, and offices. The structure supports a green roof, central atrium, and skylight system for sustainability and reduced energy needs. This project was completed on budget and ahead of schedule.


SME Steel Corporate Headquarters

The intricate steel structure of the new SME Steel Corporate Headquarters showcases SME Steel’s status as one of the largest steel fabrication and erection firms in the western U.S. Steel columns are expressed on the outside, exposed by an 18-in shaft of glass. The interiors feature column-to-beam connections, exposed finished steel and stained concrete floors. Buckling restrained brace seismic frames were exposed to showcase SME Steel’s patented CoreBrace product—a BRBF system.


World Market Center III

SME Steel successfully completed this massive undertaking, comprising detailing, fabrication and erection, in less than twelve months, coupled with a savings of several million dollars to the owner.


California Academy of Sciences

California Academy of Sciences utilizes rolled beams supporting the replication of the seven hills of San Francisco which house the living roof structure. Each hill of the steel canopy accommodates one major feature within the building, is entirely framed with structural steel. The complex design and detailing highlight the skill and craftsmanship that define SME Steel.


Gordon B. Hinckley Alumni and Visitors Center

CoreBrace™ buckling restrained braces were incorporated to protect the building and its contents against high seismic activity. The clock tower majestically stands at an incredible 196ʹ and complements the structure. SME expertise allowed this project to be completed on time and under budget.