Leadership

Avinash Rachmale
Chairman / CEO

Mr. Rachmale has over 31 years of construction / civil / environmental engineering experience with major emphasis in the areas of construction management, hydraulics, environmental, and water / wastewater treatment facilities in the roles of designer, engineer, project engineer, project manager, operations manager and principal-in-charge. Mr. Rachmale’s work experience in engineering and management include Geotechnical investigations, feasibility studies, design, preparation of contract documents, contract administration, construction inspections, and support of civil and environmental projects for the City of Detroit, Wayne County, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, and numerous other Local, State, and Federal Government entities. Mr. Rachmale has been lauded by a variety of industry publications and was awarded the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Champion Award for Entrepreneurial Success. Mr. Rachmale has grown and managed company operations in excess of $650M in annual revenue.

 

Shashidhar Shastri
Executive Vice President

Mr. Shastri has 31 years of program and project management experience in the design and construction of large-scale power plants and other industrial facilities in both the U.S. and overseas. Mr. Shastri has worked on a variety of power generation projects including the design and construction of boilers, turbines, and other ancillary equipment. His experience includes fossil fuel, biomass, oil and gas, and nuclear power plants. Mr. Shastri has been responsible for construction, commissioning and operations of utility generation and delivery systems in Asia, the Middle East, Africa, North America, Central America, and South America. Mr. Shastri oversees all ongoing projects ensuring client satisfaction, while closely monitoring resource allocation, schedule adherence, cost control, and quality of performance.

 

Thomas Hardiman
Executive Vice President

Mr. Hardiman has 20+ years of experience in the construction and business development arena. A dynamic, results-oriented professional with experience in small-to-large engineering, design/build, construction and environmental projects, his major focus has been in project administration, program management, strategic management planning, and training and development. In his previous role as the top executive and visionary for A&H Contractors, Inc., Mr. Hardiman has been successful in securing major business opportunities for the company including projects on the federal, state and local levels. These business opportunities provide job opportunities in various socio-economic areas, while increasing the firm’s breadth of experience. In his efforts to continue expanding the organization, Mr. Hardiman focuses on building and maintaining strategic relationships and partnerships, allowing expansion and development of new business opportunities. Mr. Hardiman excels as a communicator with tremendous interpersonal skills, a keen mind for negotiating, a high degree of initiative, and a demonstrated ability to get the job done.