Emerald Queen Casino

Tacoma, Washington

About the Project

Type: Casino, Gaming

Contractor: Kitchell Contractors

Company Role: Construction Manager at Risk,

Location: 2920 E R St, Tacoma, Washington

Year Completed: 2019


Completed as a joint-venture between Kitchell and Absher Construction, this stunning new Las Vegas-style casino and entertainment mecca in Tacoma, Washington, is easily visible from Interstate 5.


  • 200,000 SF casino
  • 110,000 SF gaming floor featuring 2,133 slot machines
  • Five restaurants including a buffet, coffee shop, fine dining, sports bar/lounge and deli
  • 31,000 SF events center with 1,700 to 2,500 seats
  • 12,000 SF ballroom and additional meeting space
  • 450,000 SF, 563- stall parking garage
  • Administrative, I.T. and facility support departments