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*Presentations from Construction Opportunities conference

*Presentations from Construction Opportunities conference

Thank you for attending our 2013 Construction Opportunities Conference at Y-12 New Hope.

You can view the presentations below, by clicking on the respective links.
For the panelists, click on the names for their contact information.

Contact Jutta Bangs at for questions. Thanks.


UPF Construction Opportunities
Richard Brown - Procurement Director, Uranium Processing Facility (UPF), Oak Ridge

Doing Business with the Corps of Engineers
Roy Rossignol - Small Business Specialist, Corps of Engineers, Nashville

Bid Estimating Strategies
Victor Tyler - President, Tyler Construction Engineers, Nashville

Project Management Fundamentals
Rodney Grubb - President, RMX Technologies, LLC, Knoxville

SBA Surety Bond Guarantee Program
Keri Wolfe - Business Opportunity Specialist, U.S. Small Business Administration, Nashville
Phil Condra - Sr. Vice President, Bonds Southeast, Inc., Nashville
Chad Martin - Bond Manager, TIS Insurance Services, Knoxville

How to put together joint ventures and teaming agreements
Kirste L. Webb - President, PQC Solutions, Maryville
David Rose - Attorney at Law, Rose Consulting and Law Firm, Duluth, GA

Doing business with the National Park Service
Jonathan Gibb - Lead Contracting Officer, National Park Service/Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg

Prime Contractors Panel
Moderator: Mark Deathridge - CEO, East Tennessee Mechanical Contractors, Knoxville
Doug Downey - Vice President Operations, Messer Construction
Doug Kennedy - CEO, Johnson & Galyon Construction
Buddy Heins - Vice President, Merit Construction, Inc.
Andre Gist - President & CEO, MIG Construction Services, LLC 
Bruce Hayes - Sr. Business Specialist, TSBDC

UCOR Construction Opportunities
Vince Maivelett - Manager of Project Services, UCOR, Oak Ridge


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