Category Archives: News

Gafcon Promotion

Gafcon, Inc's robin Duveen was recently promoted from chief operating officer to president and COO, the construction management firm announced Jan. 15. He will assume increased responsibility for day-to-day operations, with all departments reporting to him. A construction industry veteran with nearly 30 years of experience in program, project and construction management, Duveen has been a key Gafcon team member since joining the firm in 1998. He worked his way up through the ranks and has been chief operations manager at Gafcon for nearly four years.

People on the Move

Gafcon Inc's, Robin Duveen, was recently promoted from chief operating officer to president & COO, where he will assume increased responsibility for day-to-day operations, with all departments reporting to him. A construction industry veteran with nearly 30 years of experience in program project and construction management, Duveen has been a key Gafcon team member since joining the firm in 1998. Duveen worked his way up through the ranks and has been the chief operations officer at Gafcon nearly four years.

Digital Age Change

The oldest industry in the world can be slow to embrace change. Even in an unprecedented era of innovation we have been reluctant to significantly alter how we deliver and operate our built environment. We did, after all, build the Great Pyramids, the Acropolis and the Taj Mahal before the first industrial revolution. It’s important to leverage the collective wisdom of our predecessors, but we must also challenge it as new tools emerge in the digital age. Especially now, as rising costs, labor scarcity and wasteful processes threaten our ability to meet an increasing market demand for our services.

Sea Change Being Planned

Plans for the $1.2 billion redevelopment of Seaport Village on the downtown San Diego waterfront will be firmed up in 2019.