Mr. Snyder has been in heavy/highway construction for over 25 years. In 2002, Mr. Snyder started American West Construction, LLC (AWC). At its 20th anniversary, AWC had completed over 600 construction projects valued at more than $385 million. In his capacity as company president, Mr. Snyder has managed every aspect of the company from personnel management to project procurement. In addition to starting and running his own construction companies, Mr. Snyder has spent his career estimating and managing a wide variety of work ranging from $100+ million highway projects to $ 1 million infrastructure improvements/developments.
Mr. Schrameyer started with American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in November of 2003 and became a member in January of 2009. Throughout his career at AWC, he has estimated and managed jobs that have included earthwork, utilities, and concrete structures for both private and public owners.
Mr. Casagranda joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in 2009. Mr. Casagranda has a strong accounting background both in job experience and education. Mr. Casagranda manages all treasury functions and cash flow management for AWC in addition to overseeing all Human Resource functions.
Mr. Silvestri has over 20 years of experience in the construction industry. He began his career as an intern with a large construction firm in Montana. After graduation, he was hired by the same firm as a project engineer and quickly worked his way up to project manager. Before coming to American West Construction, Mr. Silvestri served as the Vice President of Operations for a Colorado-based construction company and currently serves in the same capacity for American West Construction.
Mr. Kolb joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in February of 2014. Mr. Kolb has over 30 years of heavy, highway, and airport construction experience ranging from estimating to project management to field operations and inspections. He has extensive experience with DoD, commercial, and government projects as a project manager, project engineer, estimator, and superintendent. He is adept at managing all phases of construction whether that is from an office or hands-on in the field.
Mr. Neibauer has worked in heavy civil construction for over 7 years. Starting as an inspector, he moved on to become a project engineer. Projects that he has been involved with all consisted of underground work and mainline highway improvements. He has been a part of $15 million – $600 million dollar projects.
Mr. Luebbert has been in the heavy civil construction industry for over 15 years. Prior to joining American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in April of 2017, Mr. Luebbert worked in remote Alaska and Northern Canada on projects ranging from ice road construction to dam reconstruction. Since joining the AWC team, Mr. Luebbert has managed over $25 million worth of public and private projects across Colorado. Mr. Luebbert particularly enjoys the challenge of working in the mountains of Colorado on the DOT roadway and culvert rehabilitation projects that he has managed.
Mr. Miklya joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in August of 2016. Mr. Miklya is a skilled project manager with over 12 years of experience in the field of construction and commercial development.
Mr. Robinson joined American West Construction, LLC in August of 2020 as a Project Engineer and was promoted to Project Manager in 2022. He has a professional background as a project engineer and 6 years of experience in construction. Mr. Robinson has an educational background in Mechanical Engineering from the Colorado School of Mines. Mr. Robinson particularly enjoys the challenge of working in the mountains of Colorado on the various projects he has helped manage.
Ms. Lucero joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in October of 2020 and is AWC’s Project Manager Assistant. Ms. Lucero has over 3 years of experience in the field of construction and commercial development.
Mr. Raper joined American West Construction, LLC in July of 2020 as a Project Engineer. He has a professional background and 4 years of experience in Underground Utility & Heavy Civil Construction. Mr. Raper has an educational background in Construction Management from Colorado State University.
Mr. Heitz joined American West Construction, LLC in January of 2022 as a Project Engineer. He has a professional background in Construction Management and 2 years of experience in construction and commercial development. Mr. Heitz has an educational background in Mechanical Engineering and hopes to complete his qualifying engineering experience and become a licensed Professional Engineer at American West Construction.
Mr. Lister has been in Safety Management for over 20 years. He has worked as a Laborer, Foreman, and Safety Manager for Heavy civil infrastructure projects throughout Colorado and surrounding states. He has also worked with high-level Research and Development contracts for local utility providers. Mr. Lister joined American West Construction in September of 2021 as a Sr. Safety Manager.
Mr. McCartney has over 35 years of experience working on and managing specialized fleets and heavy equipment. He has a business degree from the University of California and spent the first 19 years of his career turning wrenches and eventually running a commercial truck service company. Mr. McCartney joined the American West Construction team in June of 2022 as Equipment Manager.
Mr. Camacho has more than fifteen years of experience in utility construction. Mr. Camacho joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in May of 2010. Mr. Camacho started construction as a laborer in college and has held every position to include estimator and project manager.
Mr. Bushey has more than 20 years of experience in heavy/highway construction. Over the course of those years, Mr. Bushey has gained a wide variety of heavy/highway construction experience as he has worked in every capacity from laborer to project manager. In October of 2009, Mr. Bushey joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) as a field superintendent.
Mr. Blair has more than thirty years of experience in heavy/highway construction. Over the course of these years, Mr. Blair has gained a wide variety of heavy/highway construction experience as he has worked in every capacity from laborer to superintendent. In March of 2014, Mr. Blair joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) as a foreman and was promoted to superintendent in 2016. As a superintendent, Mr. Blair is responsible for the supervision of four pipe crews and current projects valued over $30 million.
Mr. Smith joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in March 2016 as a Foreman and was promoted to Superintendent in 2020. Mr. Smith has more than 30 years of experience in utility construction. Over the course of these years, Mr. Smith has gained a wide variety of heavy/highway construction experience as he has worked in every capacity from Heavy Equipment Operator to Superintendent.
Mr. Whitney has over 23 years of construction experience with 17 years focused on civil construction. He joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in 2014 as a heavy equipment operator and worked his way up to foreman before moving on from AWC in 2015 to pursue work with another company. He returned to AWC in 2022 as a superintendent with extensive experience in earthwork and road construction.
Mr. Weinstein is an accomplished Construction Superintendent with over 21 years in the construction industry and is especially knowledgeable about best practices for infrastructure construction projects.
Ms. Brown joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in May of 2013. Ms. Brown is a skilled administrator with over 15 years of experience in the engineering and construction field. Ms. Brown has extensive experience working on all phases of DoD, Design/Bid/Build, as well as commercial engineering/construction projects.
Ms. Miller joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in August of 2015 and is AWC’s Accounts Payable Supervisor. Ms. Miller has over 21 years of experience in the field of accounting with an emphasis on construction account balances and analysis.
Ms. Ramos joined American West Construction, LLC (AWC) in April of 2022 and is AWC’s Receptionist and Administrative Assistant. Ms. Ramos has 3 years of experience providing quality and efficient administrative support.