Spectrum Contracting Services, Inc.

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Spectrum has been in business since 1988. During this period we have successfully completed, or have under construction, 858 projects. We are large enough to perform on the most demanding projects, but small enough to provide personalized service to our clients.

Our Mission

At Spectrum, our mission is to establish our reputation of quality workmanship, timely completion, and cost effectiveness in a safety-conscious environment. The four unifying principles we have are:

1) Make a desired profit, according to God's will and direction.
2) Provide job security for performing employees.
3) Provide higher compensation than the market for performing employees.
4) Provide an environment for an enhanced quality of life for performing employees.


Meet Spectrums Leaders



donnie e. tucker - president

Summary of Qualifications

Mr. Tucker has a formal education and 47 years of experience in the construction industry. The construction experience is varied having been involved in earthwork, bridge building, sewer and storm piping, asphalt and concrete paving, commercial building construction, multi-family housing, and single family housing. The last 40 years he has been the President and CEO of a construction company owned by himself. Mr. Tucker has also worked as a consultant, completion contractor, and expert witness for owners, bonding companies, and attorneys on numerous projects wherein there were construction and design difficulties.

Professional Experience

  • Summer 1965 - Clark Construction Company - Worked on Interstate 75 near Richmond Kentucky as laborer and equipment operator
  • Summer 1966 - RR Dawson Bridge Company - Worked on bridge across Green River in Adair County as a concrete form person and installed reinforcing steel
  • Summer 1967 - Potasnic and Barter Joint Venture - Worked on Interstate 65 near Horse Cave Kentucky as a surveyor for the grade and drain crew and the storm pipe crew
  • Summer 1968 - WL Harper Company - Worked as stake out and control person for storm and sanitary sewer crew in Cincinnati Ohio
  • Summer 1969 - WL Harper Company - Supervised grade and drain crew and control work for a concrete slip form paving operation at the Cincinnati Airport
  • Summer and Fall 1970 - Carey and Adams Construction Company - Supervised a grade and drain crew, storm drain crew, and did trouble shooting for a large asphalt paving operation around and in Lexington, Kentucky
  • Summer of 1971 through spring of 1976 - White and Congleton Construction Company - Started as a Project Engineer on a 240,000 square foot project at the University of Kentucky, finished the project as the Field Superintendent, and then moved up through the company ultimately occupying a Project Manager position in charge of several of the operations of the company.
  • Spring 1976 to current - Own and operate as President, CEO, and Chairman of the Board a diversified construction company operating in a fourteen state area.

Education

  • Graduated from Adair County High School 1965
  • Entered University of Kentucky in the fall of 1965 majoring in Civil Engineering and Business Administration.
  • Graduated from the University of Kentucky in 1970 with a Bachelor of Business Administration.
  • Certificate of completion Practical Construction Law from Santa Clara School of Law 1979
  • Construction Law Seminar Atlanta 1988
  • Certificate of Completion Timberline Estimating School July 1994
  • HVAC, Safety, Workers Compensation Insurance, Plan Interpretation continuing education from Contractor’s Institute, Tampa Florida August 2000
  • Florida Continuing Educ. 2002 involving 2002 Florida Building Code.
  • Florida continuing education 2010-Construction Contracting Law, Florida Building Code Advanced Assessable Elements & Spaces, Understanding Workers Compensation for Employees, Safety Trades, Pricing as a Professional, Green Design: Introduction to Sustainability and Measurement Systems, Green Building: Commercial High Performance Guidelines, Florida Wind Mitigation Retrofit Requirements for Existing Buildings
  • Florida Continuing Education 2012-Green Building: Commercial High Performance Guidelines Part 2, Green Building with Steel-Part 1: Material Attributes Applications and LEED Ratings, Green Building: Commercial High Performance Guidelines Part 1,

    Florida Continuing Education 2014-Green Building: Commercial High Performance Guidelines Part 2, Florida Wind Mitigation Retrofit Requirements for Existing Buildings, Safety Trades, Understanding Workers Compensation for Employees, Pricing Professional, Green Building with Steel-Part 1: Material Attributes and LEED Ratings, Florida Building Code Advanced: Fixtures, Faucets and Fixture, Fittings Applications, Florida Statutes, Chapter 489, Sections 101-114: Construction Contracting

Additional Professional Activities

  • Consultant, Completion Contractor, and Expert Witness for bonding companies and other clients
  • Consultant and Expert Witness for attorneys in construction and construction related litigation.
  • Advisor for Church and Health Care Boards.
  • Review Properties and perform Due Diligence for a major Nursing Home Business located in Nashville Tennessee.

Professional Memberships

  • Associated General Contractors of America

Community Activities

  • Active Member of Southland Christian Church
  • Various and sundry committees and activities with church groups

Extracurricular Activites

  • Own and operate through an extraordinary wife a small horse operation wherein we have riding horses and raise and race a few thoroughbred each year.
  • Advisory Committee representing Commonwealth of Kentucky for the National Republican Congressional Committee

Accreditations

  • South Carolina unlimited contractor’s license 96003
  • North Carolina unlimited contractor’s license 35246
  • Tennessee unlimited contractor’s license 00037163
  • Florida unlimited builder’s license CBCO 58800
  • Alabama unlimited contractor’s license 941-957
  • Arkansas unlimited contractor’s license 0221480617
  • Georgia unlimited contractor’s license GCCO003477
  • Virginia Class A contractors license 2705159292
  • West Virginia General Building license WV040336
Hobbies
  • Golf
  • Horseback Riding
  • Reading
  • Computer and Technology implementation and use
  • Travel
  • Dining and other activities with wife and other couples
  • Bible Study
  • University of Kentucky basketball and football fan
Awards Received
  • Kentucky Colonel
  • Who’s Who Among American Builders, Contractors, and Designers
  • Certificate of Achievement State of North Carolina
  • National Business Advisory Council Appointee
  • Set on the Ethics Board Kentucky Chapter of American Society of Civil Engineers 2002 and 2003

A Calling for Construction


Franklin Simpson - Vice President of Construction

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Don McCallum - Controller

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Fred Anderson - Project Supervisor

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Brad Tinnin - Project Supervisor

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