Advanced American Construction, Inc. is a full-service general contractor. We provide heavy civil/marine, industrial and diving services in and around the water throughout the western United States for public and private clients.
Over the past 30 years we have built valuable, positive relationships – with our employees, our clients, our subcontractors and suppliers and many other significant colleagues in the communities in which we live and work.
At AAC, exceptional service is an absolute top priority. It is one of the ways in which we measure our success. Our people, their work ethic and service attitude keep us true to our vision.
Our employees attend advanced training sessions and continuing education classes. From safety to project management to business ethics, the team at AAC believes in life-long learning. Our commitment to continued education brings our clients the highest working standards in the industry.
Our Management Team is committed to providing cost-effective solutions that result in real value to our customers. Our company's mission is not to be the biggest general contractor, but the best.
||Dee Burch, P.E. |
As both partner and President of Advanced American Construction, Dee brings extensive estimating and large project management experience to the company. His professional expertise enhances Advanced American Construction's ability to successfully bid and complete multi-million dollar projects.
Dee also serves as Senior Construction Engineer and Chief Estimator, and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the states of Oregon, Washington, California and Arizona.
||Mike Johns |
Vice President of Operations
Starting his career with Advanced American Diving Service in 1985 as a diver, Mike's hard work and commitment to quality customer service has earned him an equal partnership in the company. He currently serves as Chief of Operations, including dispatching of personnel, and continues to be an on-site General Superintendent on larger projects.
Mike's vast heavy marine salvage, construction, and large project management experience has helped make Advanced American Construction a leader in marine construction and consulting.
||Grayson Hart |
Operations Manager - Industrial Services
Grayson has been with Advanced American Construction, Inc. from its beginning in 1983, becoming a partner in 1999. Grayson has worked in all phases of marine construction with over 20 years experience in rigging, crane operation, hydraulic systems, underwater salvage, underwater video inspection, underwater welding and burning, concrete construction, carpentry, general mechanics and underwater drilling & blasting. Grayson is an effective project manager of small and large jobs. He assists with overseeing the industrial services jobs, and he is often the person to whom the Company turns to find unique solutions to difficult jobs.
||Tim Nelson |
Manager - Diving Operations
Tim joined Advanced American Diving Service in 1989 as a diver, having received a degree in Diving Technology. With his expertise, energy, and positive attitude, Tim quickly rose to the level of dive supervisor and project superintendent, working on many unique projects in Oregon, Washington and Colorado. Becoming a partner in 1999, Tim now assists with managing the dive crews and many of the operations, as well as bidding and managing large and small marine construction and diving projects for the Company.