MJ Avila Company, Inc.
This edition of Powered by Diversity recognizes the MJ Avila Company, Inc. as our profiled supplier. Based in Fresno and established in 1980, the MJ Avila Company is a general contractor and engineering firm.
T he MJ Avila management team offers a wide range of construction expertise, such as high volume excavation, demolition, ecologically sensitive activities, new construction and design and lead and asbestos abatement. Using GPS technology, the company has the ability to quickly locate, isolate and repair utilities in their projects.
PG&E has employed the MJ Avila Company as a prime contractor and sub-contractor. Recently, MJ Avila served as a prime contractor for PG&E during the construction of PG&E's Employee Qualification Center in Livermore. Joy Ong, Supplier Diversity Supervisor, adds, “MJ Avila brought innovation, quality service and, most importantly, cost savings to the work they've done this past year. We will be looking to develop a sustaining and a progressively growing relationship with them.”
From left: Anthony Avila, Mary Jo Avila and Bob Howard, VP Gas Transmission and Distribution at recent dedication of PG&E’s Employee Qualification Center in Livermore, CA.
According to CEO Mary Jo Avila, “Our company's area of operations now extends from Oregon to Arizona, including all of California. Our ability to do complete site work and work with our subcontractor community to provide turn-key horizontal and vertical construction has provided MJ Avila with a profile of a growing company, even in tight fiscal years.”
The company’s construction projects include local and federal government agencies, utilities and private business. Mary Jo states that her company continues to excel in projects where it finds innovative ways to use its staff and equipment to exceed the expectations of clients.
The company is certified as a diverse supplier with several agencies, including the California Public Utilities Commission Clearinghouse. For more information on the MJ Avila Company, visit their website at mjavila.com or call 559-276-1258. ■
PG&E’s Supplier Diversity Team
Our Supplier Diversity team is at your service. The following lists our team members and their assigned business portfolios and diverse market segments.
Team Contact Jerilyn Gleaves
Assigned Business Portfolio
Corporate Services, Customer Care, Energy Efficiency, Consulting Services, Legal, Finance, Human Resources
Energy Delivery Materials (Equipment, Wire & Cable, Poles, Pipes, etc.)
IT/Telecom, Transportation, Environmental Services
Energy Delivery Services (Construction, Engineering)
Al “Skip” Solo
Generation — Hydro Facilities, New Generation Projects, Diablo Nuclear Power Plant
Direct and Sub-contracting Reporting
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