Kurt has more than 18 years of commercial and industrial contracting experience with just under a billion dollars in bidding and management experience. Kurt has bid and managed a diverse resume of projects from restaurants and retail spaces to office buildings and power plants. He is able to create comprehensive estimates for our owners that offer real numbers, but also allows him to identify certain elements that can provide significant savings without sacrificing the design.

As Calhoun’s senior estimator, he is responsible for all estimating operations and personnel. This work includes reviewing and scheduling all estimates, identifying and tracking leads for future projects and developing pursuit strategies.

EXPERIENCE

LG&E Office Renovation, Louisville, KY

Lead estimator: 14,000-square-foot full floor office remodel. Project consisted of the full fit-out of office space on the third floor of a multi-story building.

Bellarmine University, Knights Hall Renovation, Louisville, KY

Lead estimator: $1 million renovation of this on campus arena. The project consisted of selective demolition and the full replacement of the HVAC and electrical systems.

Perry County Hospital, Tell City, IN

Lead estimator: $32 million, 4 story hospital.

4th State Veterans Nursing Home, Radcliff, KY

Lead estimator: 153,000-square-foot, multi-building nursing facility. Project consisted of 6 buildings and totaled $33 million.

Western Kentucky University Honors College, Bowling Green, KY

Lead estimator: 75,000-square-foot, 3 story building, totaling $15 million.

J & T Distributing, Winchester, KY

Lead estimator: 40,000-square-foot, manufacturing facility. This $2.5 million project consisted of a pre-engineered building structure with interior mezzanine and 14,000 square-feet of office area.

 

EDUCATION / TRAINING

• IMSI Design TurboCAD drafting software
• Varco Pruden Buildings Systems – pre-engineered metal buildings