Mr. Michael Vinson, Member
Mr. Vinson, founder of the company, brings over thirty-five years of management and marketing experience to the helm of the company. His vast experience as both a hands-on field supervisor as well as an administrator has added to his success and professional growth. Prior to establishing Vinson Construction, Mr. Vinson’s experience covered:
- Executive management on construction and utility contracting
- Owner, manufacturer of construction equipment
- Vice President and Stockholder in American Augers, Inc.
- Executive consultant on trenchless technology both locally and on a world wide scale
- Patent holder on trenchless technology products
- Listed in the Who’s Who of Local Business Leaders
During his twelve years with one of the premier manufacturers of trenching and boring equipment, Mr. Vinson’s hard work and dedication to "getting the job done" earned him national recognition as a visionary and leader in the trenching and boring field. Mr. Vinson was the principle member of the trenching and boring equipment company he initially established. Mr. Vinson was rewarded with numerous contracts for trenching and boring due to the personal attention and high quality workmanship demonstrated by his companies. His vast knowledge and experience in equipment operations has made him the ideal trainer and mentor for all of Vinson Construction field personnel.
Mr. Russell Vinson, Superintendent
Mr. Russell Vinson has been a road boring superintendant for 17 plus years. He was trained under Michael F. Vinson and his vast knowledge of the road boring process and underground utilities is unmatched. His hands-on approach and his strong conviction that Safety comes first are vital to the Vinson Construction Team. Russell is able to communicate effectively with engineers, inspectors, utilities, suppliers, general contractors, and project owners to ensure a quality job and is able to collaborate when plans must be adjusted due to unforeseen circumstance. Russell Vinson’s extensive experience in all phases of the boring process, with over 600 bores performed in all types of soil conditions, is a valuable asset to the Vinson Construction Team. He is able to confidently direct his crew with professionalism during site preparation, utility locates, pit excavation, shoring, operating of boring equipment, welding, and wet and dry bores, auger bores, tunneling, and site clean-up.
Mr. Arnoldo Porras, Superintendent
Mr. Porras joined Vinson Construction 12 years ago and has displayed both professional behavior and exemplary knowledge and skill in all aspects of Auger Boring methods. Mr. Porras’s record of safety and familiarity of OSHA regulations is exemplary and he personally oversees his entire crew on the job-site and inspects the quality and accuracy of the work being completed on a day-to-day basis.
Vinson Construction, LLC. crew members have been with the company for an average of twelve years and bring experience and professionalism to each job they perform. Mr. Pablo Lopez has been an operator at Vinson for 14 years; Mr. Adan Rios and Mr. Jaime Granillo have worked under Mr. Arnoldo Porras’s guidance for 12 years and have vast experience with all methods of Auger Boring techniques; Mr. Jose Munoz has more than 10 years experience with the operation of boring machines and road boring techniques, Mr. Ulises Herrera and Mr. Esteban DeLeon have been reliable and responsible crew members for the last 4 years, training under Mr. Kelly Vinson, Mr. Russell Vinson and Mr. Arnoldo Porras.