Commercial Coatings

Environmentally friendly solutions


  • Sherwood High remodel – Skanska
  • Earl Boyles elementary School – Fortis
  • Alice Ott school – Fortis
  • Bonny Slope Elementary – Skanska


  • Edith Green – Howard S Wright
  • Nike B58- TI – Howard S Wright
  • David Douglas School district – LGC Pence
  • Banfield animal clinics home office – Skanska


  • Portland VA ICU wing-Kola
  • Vancouver VA- Kola
  • Legacy – Howard S Wright


  • Miss-4 story Mix use – WDC
  • Link-mix use- WDC
  • Water mix use-WDC

Parking facilities

  • Portland VA 120,000 sqft garage – Kola
  • REI parking garage Pearl – Owner
  • Tri Met Milwaukie garage – Skanska


  • Sound transit UW pedestrian bridge – Seattle, AIG
  • Trimet Rockwood station – Skanska
  • Tri met Bus terminal – Owner


  • Market of choice – R and H
  • New seasons Woodstock – R and H


  • Marriott Pearl- Howard S Wright


Who we are

Diverse Works  has been serving the northwest since 2004 and is a licensed contractor in Oregon and Washington. We are a  Certified Disadvantaged Business Enterprise, Woman-Owned Business Enterprise, and Emerging Small Business. We also have the SCS certification for King county. We believe in an honest and fair approach to construction that helps us retain ongoing work with the top General contractors in the region.

We consider ourselves as a mid size contractor with capacity to preform contracts as large as $500,000.00

Oregon #162123
Washington #DIVERWI907P2

Diverse Works is a member of the following professional organizations:
SSPC: The Society of Protective Coatings
OAME: Oregon Association of Minority Entrepreneurs
AGC: Associated General Contractors


Specialty Coatings

Our wheelhouse

Elastomeric coatings

We offer a wide range of weather protective coatings for a variety of substrates. Elastomeric coatings are a great option for areas prone to water issues.


With many poly systems available, Diverse Works has committed ourselves to adhering to product recommendations and guidelines to assure that all architectural substrates are prepped and applied by the book to assure the quality for the life of the coatings to our clients. We also recommend and advise on alternatives.

Anti-graffiti systems

Diverse Works offers all anti Graffiti systems. We have successfully completed many projects around the North West including projects for Tri Met.

Commercial Architectural coatings

We offer a full line of commercial Coatings including 0 and low VOC materials. This includes New construction, TI, Repaints, Interior, and exterior.


We offer a wide range of epoxy coating from all major manufactures. We have over 25 years experience in prep and application of these coatings.

Water repellent

Being one of the most important parts of the envelope we are proud to offer top of the line water repellant coatings. We also offer VE options when needed.

Intumescent coatings

Diverse Works offers Intumescent fire resistive coatings. We are certified with Carboline, Islotek and Albi. Our state of the art application and QC equipment assures that we can deliver the product as speced.

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General Information

Portland: 503.720.5606
fax: 503.978.8918

Our Address

Mailing Address: PO Box 17372, Portland OR 97217

Estimating and Project Management

Alan Oates
ph: 503.720.5606
Project management/ Estimating

Josh Hamilton
ph: 503-953-6078


Rebecca Oates
direct ph: 503.703.7557
fax: 503.296.2365


Having worked with Diverse Works on many projects over the years, we have seen quality and commitment at all levels of their organization. They understand how important communication is to keeping a project flowing and on schedule. They are able to bring technical expertise and cost savings options when needed and always have a positive attitude. We look forward to many years of collaboration in the future.

J. Sly