Herzog Contracting Corp. – Vice President of Operations – Heavy Highway
Bob Wills has been with Herzog for over 40 years and has held many different positions within the company. He began his career in 1976 as an equipment operator in the CarTopper division (presently Herzog Railroad Services, Inc.) and is now the Vice President of Operations for the Heavy Highway division.
In his current role, Bob provides management oversight for construction operations and scheduling for local asphalt projects, crews, and plant production. Bob and his team work on all state Department of Transportation projects for Missouri and Kansas, municipal authorities, commercial and private jobs throughout Northwest Missouri and Northeast Kansas regions.
Bob’s past rail construction experience included working as a supervisor on the initial SCRRA San Bernardino Line Commuter Rail Project from Bassett to Pomona, CA. He was responsible for traffic management and directed the work of the grading crews in preparation for rail installation along the 16-mile corridor.
He is active in several industry associations including the AGC of Missouri, the Missouri Asphalt Pavement Association, the Kansas Asphalt Pavement Association, and the National Asphalt Pavement Association.View all Leadership