Stevenson Hall, Sonoma State University

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Expand and Retrofit Classroom at Sonoma State 

A leader in structural concrete and shotcrete, Joseph J. Albanese, Inc. created a tiered-seating classroom for Stevenson Hall at Sonoma State that is both attractive and functional.

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“For Sonoma State, we expanded the classroom area at Stevenson Hall, creating several tiered-seating classrooms with an intricate and architecturally appealing ribbed design on the walls, all while getting the job done ahead of schedule.” 

— Stig Strombeck, Project Manager, Joseph J. Albanese, Inc.

At Joseph J. Albanese, Inc., we are committed to getting the job done safely with relentless and deliberate execution. Our team is devoted to bringing the highest level of quality to every project we do for our clients.

Stevenson Hall
Sonoma State University

Client: Truebeck 



  • Delivered multi-scope capabilities, including Structural Concrete, Concrete Pumping, Sawcutting, Shotcrete, and Virtual Construction 

  • Used Shotcrete to build the shear walls around the original structure

  • Utilized cast-in-place concrete with form liner to create ribbed pattern on walls

  • Implemented hand-seeded aggregate for an architectural surface finish at the slab on grade in the mezzanine and at the topping slab

  • Some seismic retrofit to existing building



  • Provided multi-scope capabilities from a single source

  • Unobtrusively performed construction on an operational campus

  • Hand-stripped sheer wall formwork as there was no access for a crane

  • Facilitated access for pedestrians and drivers

  • Accommodated rigid campus COVID requirements

  • Completed the job safely and ahead of time


Our Advantage:


  • We own our own concrete equipment

  • We use the right equipment for the job

  • We have the manpower and experience to get big jobs done

  • We get it done safely, on time and on budget


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