Oklahoma Turnpike Authority

Oklahoma Turnpike Authority

Mr. Skeith provided Construction Management services as an employee of the Oklahoma Turnpike Authority. It was his responsibility to work with Howard, Needles, Tammen and, Bergendoff (HNTB), more than seventy contractors and resident engineer firms to establish budgets and financial tracking systems for the Engineering and Construction of $ 457 million dollars of urban and rural super highways. Mr. Skeith supervised and monitored land acquisition and the relocation of public and private utilities; development of contract documents and negotiations with engineers for roadway, bridge and pavement design; coordinated grading operations with priority on embankment construction to facilitate bridge construction. The four new turnpike projects were completed ahead of schedule and under budget.