SANTA ANA, Calif., February 1, 2022 – Sukut Construction, LLC, a nationwide leading general and heavy civil engineering contractor, announced Lawrence Damore’s appointment as vice president, public works. Damore oversees the procurement and construction of projects contracted by government organizations throughout California.
“I am truly privileged to have the opportunity to lead the public works division at Sukut. We have tremendous potential to continue to grow in this diverse market with our experienced and enthusiastic workforce. Sukut will continue to bid and execute work for a variety of agencies, capitalizing upon our vast knowledge of the industry,” said Damore.
Damore brings 28 years of California construction experience to Sukut and is highly knowledgeable in many aspects of construction management and operations. In the mid-1990s, he worked with the design and construction team on the Eastern Transportation Corridor project, where Sukut served as a joint venture partner. In the ensuing years, Damore managed several diverse large-scale public works projects, including the reconstruction of Interstate 5 through the city of Orange and the construction of routes 210 in Rancho Cucamonga and 905 in Otay Mesa. More recently, Damore oversaw the building of the award-winning Gold Line Bridge in Arcadia and initiated the construction of the Sixth Street Viaduct in downtown Los Angeles, one of the city’s largest and most challenging public works projects. Damore also served as an engineer officer in the United States Army for nearly six years.
Sukut Construction is a nationwide general heavy civil engineering contractor with over 50 years of superior performance on residential, public, commercial, and industrial projects throughout the United States. Sukut is most widely referred to as one of California’s largest mass excavation and grading contractors, moving up to 50 million cubic yards of earth per year and maintaining an equipment fleet of more than 300 pieces of heavy equipment. Sukut has received more than 50 industry honors in recent years, including Contractor of the Year and Best Company to Work For. Sukut maintains its high status in the construction industry by offering the maximum level of project quality and safety, the very best in personnel, and cost-effective work.