Rick began his career in construction in 1973 when he entered the carpenter apprentice program in Mountain View. After a brief tour in the Armed services, where he was attached to a civil engineering wing in Sacramento, Rick decided to move back to the Bay Area and begin his career as a general contractor in the early 1980s.
Rick followed the growth of the Semiconductor / Electronics Industry through the '80s and '90s. Notable projects during his 30+ years of construction included Stanford Linear Accelerator, the Dumbarton Bridge, Intel’s D2P3 Class 1 clean room in Santa Clara, Samaritan Medical Center Office and Parking Structure in Los Gatos, Dominican Sisters Care Facility in Mission San Jose, and Palo Alto Golf & Country Club Fitness Center / Club House expansion. Rick is an avid sportsman and spends his off hours enjoying the great outdoors fishing & hunting.
Carl has earned and maintained a solidly reliable reputation over the course of his career, which spans more than thirty years in the industry. He has been responsible for managing facilities construction contracting activities at Signetics Corporation, Philips Electronics, Inc., and Tesla Inc, in support of their NA and Global entities. His scope of financial responsibility has approached $1.6B annually, with an approximate 30 percent in owner directed construction.
Carl is a highly seasoned manager known for his strong moral values, and integrity. He possesses a Bachelor of Science in Commerce (BSC) degree from Santa Clara University, with a concentration in business management and finance.
CHIEF ESTIMATOR/PRE-CONSTRUCTION MANAGER
Mike brings with him many years of construction experience working in the bay area which began in the design field shortly after high school at DES Architecture in Redwood City. After spending some time in the design arena he subsequently moved over to the construction side and began working with many local bay area firms as a Senior Project Manager and Chief Estimator.
During Mike's career he has had the opportunity to work and support many different types of projects which included an opera house, art museum, universities, hospitals and office buildings in the multi-million dollar range.
Mike brings with him over 30+ years of experience and is greatly valued by clients through out the industry. Mike enjoys golf and traveling with family on his off time.
DIRECTOR OF BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Beginning her career in the steel and electrical industries, Michele has worked in the manufacturing and distributing arena is multi-faceted. She studied organizational development, executive coaching and psychology at Indiana University, and has structured consultations for multiple businesses, coaching senior executives and sales leaders from Fortune 100 businesses (3M, Medtronic and Best Buy) to start ups and everything in between. A clear preference for small business emerged, and solidified as she found her way to the Bay Area and RDL Construction.
Justin has been working in construction since 2002. His successful track record is due to his relational and strong communication skills, allowing him to efficiently work with City and State Inspectors, subcontractors and coordinate self-performed work forces. He manages all on-site supervision and safety.