Community and

One of the most rewarding aspects of our work is to assist communities with projects that help improve their residents’ quality of life. The Thompson Builders team has been involved in the design and construction of many community and recreational facilities in Northern California.

The key to Thompson Builders’ success with these types of projects lies in our attention to detail. By planning with an eye toward current and future needs, we can help you create a space that supports your organization’s programs for decades to come.

Happy Hollow Park and Zoo

San Jose, CA

New construction and renovation of zoo and park infrastructure that achieved LEED Gold


Chinatown YMCA

San Francisco, CA

Renovation and seismic upgrade of 27,000-sf building and construction of new building


Larsen Park Charlie Sava Swim Center

San Francisco, CA

New construction of 16,500-sf architecturally exposed structural concrete natatorium facility


Manteca Big League Dreams Sports Park

Manteca, CA

New construction of a sports park facility on a 30-acre site


Almaden Community Center and Library

San Jose, CA

Construction of a 65,213-sf, two-story structural steel community center and branch library


Dolores Bengston Water Park

Pleasanton, CA

Complete renovation of two pools, involving the demolition of the existing diving pool and incorporation of diving pool functions into the existing 25-meter pool


Richmond Natatorium

Richmond, CA

Renovation of the pool room at the historic Richmond Plunge; included rebuilding all hollow clay walls and reconstructing historic roof monitor


UCSF Rutter Center

San Francisco, CA

Design/build project for the design and construction of various elements of the existing Rutter Center pool and garage structure