Railroad Construction

Russell Marine has the capability to perform both land-based and marine projects for railroad entities in the southern gulf coast region.

Russell Marine

Russell Marine has the capability to perform both land-based and marine projects for railroad entities in the southern gulf coast region. Russell Marine owns our Equipment fleet which gives us the flexibility to mobilize equipment and manpower on short notice and from project to project, thus giving a high degree of efficiency to our operation. Projects typically involve the replacement of bridges that match our expertise in pile driving, setting precast concrete structures and demolition of the existing bridge components. Russell Marine has proven our capabilities to perform projects under a tight schedule and the ability to excel in fast-track construction, which is essential to working for railroad entities. Our Railroad team has a tough work ethic, extreme mental fortitude, and ample field knowledge which helps in the execution of projects.

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Our team Leaders

Mickey Thatcher

Senior Project Manager

Mickey is a Senior Project Manager for Russell Marine LLC with more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry. Mickey joined Russell Marine LLC in 2021. Prior to his role at Russell Marine LLC, Mickey previously worked for Bo-Mac Contractors as a Piling Project Manager. He has been responsible for estimating and managing all land piling work consisting of pre-stressed concrete, pipe, timber, H-Pile, helical, sheet pile, and auger cast in place pile (ACIP). Mickey and his loving wife, Jessica, currently live in Mont Belvieu. Together, they have 4 daughters and 4 grandchildren that they enjoy spending as much time with as possible with. Mickey also has 3 golden retrievers, Atticus, Annabel, and Aggie, who love when he is home to spend time with them.

Colby Smith

Assistant Project Manager

Our team Leaders

Mickey Thatcher

Senior Project Manager

Mickey is a Senior Project Manager for Russell Marine LLC with more than 30 years of experience in the construction industry. Mickey joined Russell Marine LLC in 2021. Prior to his role at Russell Marine LLC, Mickey previously worked for Bo-Mac Contractors as a Piling Project Manager. He has been responsible for estimating and managing all land piling work consisting of pre-stressed concrete, pipe, timber, H-Pile, helical, sheet pile, and auger cast in place pile (ACIP). Mickey and his loving wife, Jessica, currently live in Mont Belvieu. Together, they have 4 daughters and 4 grandchildren that they enjoy spending as much time with as possible with. Mickey also has 3 golden retrievers, Atticus, Annabel, and Aggie, who love when he is home to spend time with them.

Colby Smith

Assistant Project Manager

Aaron Vasquez

Senior Project Manager

Aaron is a Senior Project Manager for Russell Marine LLC with 23 years of experience in the construction industry. He has been with Russell Marine LLC for 6 years and oversees and manages the Railroad Division. Prior to his role at Russell Marine LLC, he worked for Orion Marine Group for 16 years as a Project Manager. Aaron enjoys collecting firearms, hunting, and spending time with his family.