Jim Lopez has been working in the construction industry for over 33 years. Having started his construction carrier in the waste water treatment sector, Jim moved to serve as a trade foreman on construction of the Albuquerque Veterans Hospital which was a two and a half year long project. Jim then continued his career in commercial construction and for the next 10 years worked for various firms on Kirtland Air Force Base performing government installations. After that Jim was asked to work on the University of Texas Stadium as a trade foreman for very difficult and specialty concrete work. He also worked as trade foreman on many local marquee projects such as Popejoy Hall, Desert Ridge Middle School and a major renovation to Manzano High School.
In 1999 Jim went to work for ESA Construction where he was promoted from Carpenter Foreman to Superintendent by then Project Manager, John Bonney. Jim served as Superintendent at ESA for 4 years where he completed some difficult and technical projects such as the UNM Hospital Angiography Lab, The Office of the Medical Investigators, and the Sequoya Adolescent Treatment Center. Jim followed John Bonney to Reid & Associates in 2003.
Jim has worked with Reid & Associates for 10 years and has worked with John Bonney for 13 years. His experience encompasses all phases of the building process from initial plan review to closeout. Jim is Reid & Associates’ most experienced superintendent and has served as superintendent on the largest and most complex projects Reid & Associates has constructed.
Jim has an excellent ability to understand what the owners of a project as evidenced by the numerous attached letters of recommendation. He also has an excellent track record with the local subcontractor market, as evidenced by nomination for Superintendent of the Year by the NM American Subcontractors Association Chapter two times.
Jim will oversee all field operations on this project.
- Overseen in excess of 104 million dollars of construction while at Reid & Associates
- Constructed over 865,000 SF of space while at Reid & Associates
- 33 years of commercial construction experience
- 10 year veteran of Reid & Associates
- Completed two of the three largest and most successful projects in company history
- Nominated 2 times for Superintendent of the Year by the New Mexico chapter of the American Subcontractors Association