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Who is SilMan?

SilMan is a 21st century industrial start-up based in San Leandro, California. Founded in 2008, the firm operates nationwide in three divisions – Construction, Material Handling and Site Services.  Learn more about our Divisions.

What does SilMan do?

SilMan serves “best in class” clients in the Industrial, Manufacturing, Distribution and Public Works sectors.  Check out these case studies and project stories to see  SiMan in action.

Why SilMan?

Our Three-in-One structure and “Under One Roof” commitment to self-performance guarantee Quality, Efficiency and Value from design, implementation and beyond – maximizing the lifetime value of facilities and equipment.  SilMan is taking “team” and “community” to a whole new level.

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WERC Tour at the Port of Oakland

February 20th, 2020|Comments Off on WERC Tour at the Port of Oakland

WERC hosts a tour and lunch/learn at the Port of Oakland to provide an insightful "behind the scenes" view of the nation's fifth-largest port.

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Terry Gower – Automotive, the early years

February 15th, 2020|Comments Off on Terry Gower – Automotive, the early years

This is episode 2 of our #TeamSilMan Spotlight on Terry Gower. In this episode, we trace Terry's rise from millwright to project manager, with a few great stories and insights into a bygone era of the auto industry of the 70s and 80s.

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Daifuku-Navy Medical Center at San Diego

February 7th, 2020|Comments Off on Daifuku-Navy Medical Center at San Diego

Daifuku America has contracted SilMan Industries to assist in the replacement of the AGV system at the Navy Medical Center in San Diego.

Results Delivered, Nationwide

I’ve worked with many systems and service providers and SilMan is by far the most responsive and professional of them all.

– John Voris
COO, thredUP and former VP, Ops Engineering, Netflix

SilMan is experienced in construction, equipment installation and ongoing facility project support. They’re always ready to help with a solution.

– Mike Beach
Manager of Strategic Projects

When it comes to complete automation, SilMan provides solutions to support ever changing production requirements.

SilMan continues to expand resources to support multiple project locations throughout the country.

SilMan  consistently meets budget and time commitments on all our projects with exceptional quality and workmanship.

– David Smydra
Engineering & Maintenance Manager

I have valued my working relationship with SilMan over the years. They have consistently impressed me with their professionalism, reliability and commitment to safety.

– Mikal Brevig
MBA, CMRP Department Manager Utilities and Field Services

SilMan is willing to take on a challenge to find creative and cost effective solutions, and implement in full.  I am always confident that we’ll see the ROI.

– John Voris
COO, thredUP and former VP, Ops Engineering, Netflix

Successfully completed line modifications at 7 facilities during the 2014 winter shutdown.

All locations launched successfully and SilMan is still supporting our facilities.

All of their personnel conduct themselves in a professional manner.

I would not hesitate to recommend SilMan.

– Mike Beach
Manager of Strategic Projects

True professionals at all levels of the organization…experts in every facet of work they perform.

– David Smydra
Engineering & Maintenance Manager

They have the in-house support structure to self-perform all related services for the successful implementation of FXG projects.

SilMan provides day to day support at several West Coast facilities, along with equipment and building modifications.

Case Studies

Building a Community of Value, One Project at a Time
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SilMan is Gold Shovel Certified!

We are committed to our team’s safety above and below the ground, as well as the integrity of client and municipal buried assets.

Learn more about the Gold Shove Standard here. 

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