Roads & Bridges
Bringing to Bear Our Wide Expertise
Bridging our many skills
Infrastructure Contractor in Kansas City
Road & Bridge construction and offers Kissick Construction a unique opportunity to draw upon all our areas of expertise as an infrastructure contractor in Kansas City. Self-performing all the critical elements of constructing roads and bridges, our team of professionals has the experience for a successful project completion.
About road & bridge construction
Kissick Construction is strategically organized to assist with repairs, replacements, or new roadway routes to meet the critical nature of our aging infrastructure.
Our skilled craftsman can build trestles, construct cofferdams, and lift heavy bridge beams safely and efficiently.
PETE BROWNE | President
Structural and Industrial Concrete
As co-founder of Kissick Construction, Pete has over 30 years of experience and leadership in the construction industry. He has developed a strong reputation for providing innovative thinking to solve complex engineering challenges. As President of the company, he shares his personal philosophy with the team at Kissick: work hard to complete a project you are proud to own. Love what you do and take time to share your talents with your co-workers and your community.
He is an enormous live music fan and attends concerts whenever he can.
Road & Bridge Construction Services
Kissick performs all aspects of demolition and clearing activities in preparation new road and bridge construction projects. Services include removal of structures, pavement, and hazardous materials remediation in conformance with local, state, and federal guidelines.
Mass Excavation / Earthwork
Kissick Construction utilizes state-of-the-art equipment and over 25 years of experience to provide turnkey services for mass excavation of rock and earth, embankment construction, subgrade preparation and modification, and finish grading. Kissick’s quality work sets the benchmark for the entire project.
Kissick Construction constructs new and rehabilitated storm sewer systems as part of its comprehensive road and bridge construction services. We have installed pipes varying in size from 4” to over 120” in diameter.
Kissick Construction work closely with geotechnical engineers in the final design and construction of a variety of deep foundation systems for bridges and other structures. This includes drilled shafts, driven piles, micro piles, and auger cast systems.
Piling and Shoring
Kissick Construction resume of structural services includes a variety of piling systems including steel and concrete driven piles, auger cast and drilled piers, and micro-piles. We also design and install shoring systems such as lagging and sheet piles for stabilizing major cuts and fills to accommodate the specific needs of a project.
As one of Kissick Construction’s specialty services, we can coordinate relocation of all private and public utilities in the project vicinity. Kissick can also self-perform new and relocated water and sewer facilities, and install ducts and carrier systems for other facilities along the project corridor.
Kissick’s structural services includes retaining walls, bridge piers, structural slabs, and cast-in-place columns and beams. We are also experienced in the installation and construction of pre-cast structural elements.
Kissick constructs concrete pavement of varying widths and length for roadways ranging between local neighborhood streets to major multi-lane freeway facilities. Our services include state of the art stringless paving in addition to other conventional methods to set final slope and grade.
No project’s flatwork requirements are too small or large for Kissick. Depending on project needs, quantities, and other project-specific characteristics, sidewalks and curbs can be constructed as formed in place, or slip-formed. Driveway and parking lot paving are also included in the array of flatwork construction performed by Kissick.
Featured Project Profiles
MoDOT Bridge 254 – Raytown, MO
The 67th Street bridge over Route 350 was built in 1925 and needed replacement. It was one of ten bridges replaced by Kissick as part of the Missouri Department of Transportation’s Safe & Sound Bridge Improvement Program.
Hwy-150 Outer Roads Improvements – Grandview, MO
Kissick teamed with Burns & McDonnell Engineering Company in a design-build venture for the extension of the outer road systems east of Interstate I-49 and north of Missouri Route 150. The project completed key connections between Route 150 and the I-49 outer road systems, and included a new road and pre-cast girder bridge creek crossing, a lighted pedestrian tunnel and a bicycle repair station to the park and trail system along Highway 150.
Road Construction, Kansas City’s New KCI Terminal
KU Jayhawk Boulevard
Kissick renovated the University of Kansas' historic Jayhawk Boulevard with a complete makeover including new roadway, sidewalks, and landscaping.
A small sample of our many clients
From Our Partners
“Your team performed at the top of their game – they kept safe, accomplished a quality installation, and in an extremely timely fashion – all while you worked through 3-½” of rain…
During normal operations or challenging times I know we want Kissick on our side.
I honestly still can’t figure out how you did all that work in those conditions. From the NKCH family – THANK YOU SO MUCH!”
– Nic Riesenberg, CHFM, CHC, LEED
Vice President of Facilities and Support Services, North Kansas City Hospital
“On behalf of Turner and the NKCH team, we want to thank you all for your hard work this past weekend. Not only did you work around the clock to complete an already difficult task, you did it in non-favorable weather conditions. It’s projects and tasks like this that remind us why we choose to partner with Kissick.”
– Nick Durand, LEED Green Assoc.
Kansas City SPD Division Manager, Turner Construction Company
“We have had a long standing relationship with Kissick Construction and are looking forward to future endeavors together. Most recently on the Kauffman Stadium Project you could not have assembled a better team. This was a difficult project with considerable time constraints that went very smoothly because of their efforts.”
– Travis Lourens
Vice-President/Partner, Kelly Construction Group
“It’s really been a joy to work with them. They are not only great contractors, but incredible people first. We look forward to many more opportunities working with them in the future.”
– Vince Stephens
President, Axiom Construction Group
“I wouldn’t recommend digging a 38 foot deep pit in the center of your manufacturing plant without Kissick.”
– Dan Bruyn
Director of Operations, Pentair Flow Technologies
“The can-do attitude of the Kissick group is infectious. It positively impacts everyone it touches.”
– Rodney Michalka
Executive Vice President and General Manager, Turner Construction
“There is no better compliment to an organization than to continue to receive work from clients based on relationships and satisfaction. Kissick goes above and beyond in both of those areas.”
– M.R. Wehrly, P.E.
Engineering Manager, Energy, Black & Veatch
“I don’t work with another company I trust more than the owners and associates at Kissick.”
– Ron Lockton
President, Lockton Companies
“As a customer, having high-caliber customer-focused companies such as Kissick to participate in our projects, makes life a lot easier.”
– John Frick
Director Electrical Production Engineering, Kansas City Board of Public Utilities
“From the earliest days of planning the project all the way through the punch list, the Kissick Team’s expertise, experience and skills were integral to our success.”
– Sarah Hill Nelson
President, The Bowersock Mills and Power Company
“Nothing ahead of you is bigger or stronger than the power of Kissick Construction behind you.”
– Nan Tiehen Bone
President, St. Teresa’s Academy