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Charles O. Cates

Vice President, Senior Project Manager

Mr. Cates is a Vice President for Moretrench and a Senior Project Manager for the companys Southeastern specialized industrial construction operations. In this capacity, he serves as the lead field operations and personnel manager for the Tampa office, develops and maintains client relations, oversees all aspects of project execution, manages project cost control, and is responsible for all aspects of field safety.
During his career with Moretrench, Mr. Cates has been involved in numerous industrial, civil, environmental and mechanical construction projects involving: earthwork and excavation; geotechnical and environmental drilling; installation, dewatering and groundwater control systems; slurry wall construction; poured-in-place and cast concrete structures; landfill gas remediation landfill closure; and industrial plant upgrade and maintenance. He is a certified Underground and Utility Contractor for the State of Florida and hold a Class V Fire License for the State of Florida.