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There's never a dull moment at ACME. Each day brings a new idea, a new challenge, a new success. Check out our blog and Instagram feed to see what we've been up to lately.

hospitality commercial interior build for The State Hotel

The State Hotel – Seattle, WA | Hospitality Build

Where creativity meets production, a venture into hospitality with a commercial interior build in the heart of Seattle, Washington. We love partnering with the Vida Design, and The State Hotel was no exception. This boutique hotel was expertly designed by them, every detail thoughtful, every space an immersive experience, and the flow from the lobby to the top-rated Ben Paris Restaurant is seamless. For our part, we fabricated two key lighting sources for the common… Read More

Colorado State University

The unique and immersive exhibits housed in the brand new Department of Biology building at Colorado State University (CSU) fall within the museum and interpretive realm with various wall-mounted elements and lighting effects. ACME partnered closely with Studio Tectonic, the exhibit designer and planner of this project, as the exhibit fabricator and played a key role in translating their design from concept to reality. This challenging and exciting project encompassed everything from wood to glass, including various custom… Read More

Bamboo Sushi – Lake Oswego

At the beginning of the year ACME wrapped on another restaurant venture! We had the pleasure of partnering, for a second time, with Sustainable Restaurant Group on the build-out of their sixth Bamboo Sushi located in Lake Oswego, OR! Sustainable Restaurant Group is a collection of brands that are defining the future of hospitality through a deep commitment to environmental and social change. If you’ve ever visited a Bamboo Sushi location, you know that they… Read More

ACME Cares

Introducing ACME Cares! Last year we spent much time evaluating our efforts within our local community. As a company we are drawn to the youth of our community, they are the future, and we believe strongly in supporting them. We evaluated how we could grow, where we could have maximum impact, and how we could aid in supporting our team as part of the process. All of that evaluation led us to the creation of… Read More

With Gratitude We Give

Every year we look forward with anticipation to the kick-off of our annual children’s clothing drive in support of the children of our Cully Neighborhood! For the third year in a row we’ve partnered with our neighbors, the local non-profit Hacienda CDC. The items we collect go directly to the children Hacienda CDC serves in their after school program. We give to these children with the hopes to spread cheer to them and their families… Read More

Happy Holidays

Happy holidays from all of us at ACME, we truly wish you a wonderful and joyous season! Tomorrow we kick-off the holiday season and for ACME it’s a time to reflect on the past year with gratitude, focus on spreading cheer, and giving back to our local community. As we reflect on the past year we want to express our sincerest gratitude to our hardworking and dedicated team and our incredible community of partners, we… Read More

QuickFish: Portland Pearl District

At the end of summer, ACME wrapped up our first venture into the restaurant scene with the build-out of the newest QuickFish restaurant, located right in heart of the Pearl District of Portland, OR. We had the absolute pleasure of partnering with Sustainable Restaurant Group throughout the project, and worked hard to bring their dream for this space to life not only through our custom craftsmanship, but through our tailored in-house services as well. “…throughout… Read More

No Vacancy Lounge: An Art-Deco Inspired Speakeasy

We’re throwing it back to a unique project filled with custom elements that we rocked earlier this year. This project was a first for ACME, fabricating elements for an art-deco inspired speakeasy known as No Vacancy Lounge, Portland, Oregon’s newest nightclub. Here at ACME, we believe custom is best, and this project highlighted our craftsmanship with a variety of custom elements including liquor lockers, guardrails and handrails throughout the entire space, a mezzanine bar and mezzanine… Read More

The ACME Way

As we hit mid-year, we want to take a moment and reintroduce you to ACME, who we are and where we’re going. Situated on five acres in NE Portland, our 110,000 square foot production facility maintains fully equipped shops for custom carpentry, metal work, painting, audio-visual, lighting, and secure storage. Our team of engineers, fabricators, project managers, and installers collaborate to bring extraordinary ideas to life within the markets of commercial interiors, retail environments, museum… Read More

Street Seats: Urban Benches for Vibrant Cities

Street Seats: Urban Benches for Vibrant Cities, from Design Museum Portland, is a design challenge culminating in a public, outdoor exhibition that celebrates local and international design talent, civic innovation, and sustainability. Participants from around the world were asked to reimagine the public bench. Entries were submitted from 6 continents, 24 countries, and 22 U.S. states for a chance to be one of 15 Semi-Finalist chosen designs to be fabricated and installed around the World… Read More