Karl Almstead

Turner, Vice President | Philadelphia, United States


Karl Almstead’s 45-year career with Turner has spanned entry level to management positions domestically and overseas. As a tenured officer, Karl was ultimately responsible for directing preconstruction activities worldwide, with a focus on international markets and development over the past decade. He is also responsible for maintaining and publishing the nationally-known Turner Building Cost Index, a long-time leading economic indicator for the construction industry used by public and private sectors. Karl has managed some of Turner’s most complex high-rise projects and is known throughout the company as a foremost authority on mitigating the unique challenges that arise on such projects.


Annual Conference, Presenter (China 2016)


18 October 2016

Tuesday, October 18, 2016. Shenzhen, China. Ron Klemencic, Magnusson Klemencic Associates; Karl Almstead, Turner Construction Company; Andrew Nicholson, CBRE; Jon Pickard, Pickard Chilton; Ian Smith,...