We do what we say we'll do
Established in 1995, Alco Building Solutions is a design-build contractor integrating energy efficiency technology, renewable energy solutions, and power delivery infrastructure.
We deliver turn-key and stress-free sustainable infrastructure solutions to a diverse customer base across the U.S.
We specialize in electrification integration, including:
Electric vehicle charging stations
Lighting systems & controls
Solar PV & battery storage
Building automation systems
A PURPOSE-DRIVEN TEAM
ABS’s core values – which include craftsmanship, integrity, accountability, and commitment – are the driving force behind everything the company does. They influence every decision and action. Only those who embrace those values and are passionately committed to exceeding customer expectations are able to join the ABS team.
Our project team of certified and licensed electricians and engineers has designed customized energy infrastructure solutions to meet the needs of commercial, industrial, municipal, K-12 and higher ed organizations across the U.S.
We handle everything from initial assessment and design through implementation and ongoing maintenance. We also handle all permitting and secure all state and federal funding/rebate opportunities.
Basin Street Properties
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
Basin Street Properties is a leading investor, developer, owner and operator of commercial real estate. They are forward thinking and future-focused—creating environments where people and businesses can thrive for years to come.
They partnered with ABS to install 2 DC Fast Chargers and 47 Level 2 Chargers in two of their Sacramento locations.
Grauman's Chinese Theatre
Electrical Infrastructure Replacement
Grauman's Chinese Theatre partnered with ABS to help upgrade the theatre's aging electric infrastructure (the theatre was built in 1931).
ABS rewired every wire in the theatre. To avoid shutting down the theatre during the day, ABS did all work at night—leaving the theatre in pristine, working condition every morning. Even though the project extended over 18 months, no one visiting the theatre was ever aware renovations were ongoing.
Electric Vehicle Charging Stations
IKEA, the world's leading home furniture retailer, understands that their focus on sustainable transport empowers their customers to live sustainably.
IKEA partnered with ABS and ECOtality to install Blink® EV charging stations at two of their California locations.
9th and Figueroa
New Building Construction
ABS performed the electrical portion of the 31-story Concerto Project in LA's South Park District.
ABS's lighting designs and value engineering of the electrical saved the building owner more than $700,000.
CVS is a pharmacy innovation company. Their 'Planet in Balance' program ensures that environmental sustainability is embedded in their approach to business operations and product development.
CVS partnered with ABS to upgrade interior and exterior lighting in more than 150 locations throughout California. The upgrades reduced energy consumption, overhead costs and greenhouse gas emissions.
Orange Coast College
Electric Vehicle Charging
With gas prices continuing to reach record highs and transportation being a major source of carbon emissions,
Orange Coast College is committed to finding new ways to make having an electric car more easy convenient for their students and faculty.
The college partnered with ABS to install EV charging stations.
Oakland International Airport
Oakland International Airport is located 10 miles south of downtown Oakland and serves the East Bay region of the San Francisco Bay area.
ABS was the general contractor on the remodel of the airport's rental car building. Remodeling the front counter and back of house areas at Hertz, Avis, Budget, Enterprise, Thrifty, Dollar. The project consisted of demolition of existing infrastructure, drywall, electrical, new millwork, signage, lighting, and flooring.
Ford Motor Company
EV Charging Stations
Ford understands that the electric era has arrived—and is implementing a comprehensive plan to make the transition to an electric lifestyle as easy as possible for their customers. Beyond reducing tailpipe emissions from its vehicles, Ford’s is committed to reducing carbon dioxide emissions from all global supply chain facilities.
Ford selected ABS to install 18 DC Fast Chargers and 123 Level 2 Chargers at 30 of their dealerships across California.