Unified Field Services Corporation recognizes that its biggest asset is its highly skilled workforce that will rival any within the region. With the ability to be a single source turnkey project provider within the energy sector we have employees from a broad range of crafts. Our highly skilled craftsman carry certifications ranging from API, ASNT, NACE, ASME, NEC to DOT OQ among many others.

Unified Field Services Corporation believes that the core values stem from its leadership and we are very proud of the management team it has constructed. The following are key members of Unified Leadership:

Wesley R. Furrh Jr.

Wes is President of Unified Field Services Corporation and has been in the pipeline, facility and station construction industry since the 1980’s. In conjunction with pipeline construction, Wes has experience in field engineering and bending, Geo-Thermal projects, horizontal directional drilling, design build projects, civil/earthwork construction, installs and safety coordination. Wes is very well respected and admired within the industry as he continually strives to supply a happy and safe environment for all of Unified’s employees to work in each and every day. He has built an extremely knowledgeable and experienced leadership team to drive Unified Field Services Corporation forward and succeed with its client base and business partners alike. Wes is an exceptional leader and drives the company in every aspect of its core values “SAFETY – QUALITY – PRODUCTION – ECONOMICS”.

Joseph G Watkins
Vice President

Joe has been in the construction industry since the early 2000’s and worked in the Oil and Gas Industry since 2008. Joe has a strong HES background and has OSHA 500 and CHST certifications. He has overseen small and large bore pipelines, facility constructions, large civil projects along many other projects. Joe has extensive experience in DOT PHMSA projects and a broad range of knowledge in the construction industry. Joe gained an Advanced Construction Award (AA equivalent) while living and studying in the United Kingdom. Joe has excellent communication skills and drives the safety culture, growth and continuous improvement at Unified Field Services Corporation.

John I Stark
General Manager

John has diverse experience within the Petroleum, Manufacturing, Food Processing, Utility and Agriculture industries since 1990. John has extensive background in estimating, procurement, construction and project management. John has a great ability to increase efficiency on projects thru process improvement resulting in cost savings. During his career John has excelled in coordinating engineering, project controls and construction management. John and his family are woven into the fabric of local community resulting in a commitment to Unified’s employees, the community and the environment in which they work.

Alan R Miller
Operations Manager

Alan has been performing work within the construction industry since the 1980’s and has extensive experience within Mechanical and Civil trades. Alan spent over a decade managing construction projects for various oil producers. During this time he achieved an exemplary safety and fiscal record. Alan keeps very close control of his projects ensuring they are kept on schedule, under budget and completed to the highest quality. Alan has a drive and commitment that means he looks to meet and exceed all of his client’s expectations and needs. Alan is currently a member of the Project Management Institute and in the process of gaining his Project Manager Professional Certification.

Timothy Jacober
Project Manager

Timothy has been performing work within the construction industry since 2005 and the Oil and Gas sector since 2007. Comprehensive experience including project management, bidding, project controls, & contract management. With trade knowledge including earthwork, mechanical (pipelines & facilities), paving, abandonment, decommissioning, decontamination & demolition (DD&D). Timothy pays very close attention to detail and draws on extensive experience to troubleshoot critical path issues before they impact customer goals. Having completed projects in 6 states dealing with various regulatory agencies, Timothy brings an array of knowledge to deliver projects safely, on-time & on-budget.

Chad Johnson
Coating Division Manager

Mr. Johnson has over 23 years of progressive experience in the Industrial Coating and Painting Industry. He possess extensive knowledge in field operations, shop operations and project management. Mr. Johnson holds certifications and memberships with NACE, SSPC, NCCER and utilizes his expertise to oversee and deliver a high-quality product safely and cost effectively. Mr. Johnson has managed industrial coating projects within a wide variety of industrial sectors including – petrochemical, food processing, hydroelectric/utilities, highways/bridges and pulp/paper mills.

Anthony Martinez
Project Manager

Anthony has been part of the Oil and Gas Industry since the early 2000’s and a member of the Unified team since inception. Anthony has a very broad skill set with an innate ability to safely and successfully manage multiple projects at one time. Anthony’s areas of expertise range from rig support, drilling, workover, production and completion projects. Anthony and his team have successfully installed tens of thousands of miles of piping in both pipeline and facility construction projects. Anthony’s ability to motivate and galvanize his team members is second to none, this ability results in successful projects completed safely, on schedule and under budget.

David L Bigby
Civil Superintendent

David has over 4 decades of experience in Pipeline, Facility, Engineering, Building, Vertical Caisson Drilling and Installation, for Civil/Earthwork Construction.  He provides comprehensive planning and work management skills. Utilizes mature decision making skills to trouble shoot and overcome complex problems while maintaining the expenditures and schedules for numerous projects. David currently holds the position of Civil Superintendent for Unified Field Services Corporation.

Matthew D Hill

Matt has extensive construction and industrial management experience since 2000. Matt delivers solutions to problems that require a unique combination of expertise trade knowledge and practical application. His leadership ability to train and motivate staff defines Unified Field Services Corporation and highlights why it is fast growing to become a major player in the pipeline and facility construction industry today. Matt has a keen sense of project management and planning ability from both contractor and client perspectives; always striving to deliver a turnkey project before schedule deadlines. Matt has completed many large bore pipeline projects in extremely challenging environment with exceptional quality and safety results.

JR Manasan

With over 15 years of extensive construction and industrial management experience. JR delivers projects of the upmost quality, safely and on schedule each and every time. JR understands client needs and strives to meet expectations and deliver turnkey projects. JR develops a great affinity with his employees resulting in outstanding results and growth from his team. JR has extensive pipeline, fiberspar and polypipe experience combined with a dirt work and heavy equipment background.

Wayne Abraham

Wayne has been working within the mechanical construction and welding industry since the early 1990’s. Wayne has successfully managed many large energy sector turnkey projects during this time. Some examples of these projects are Gas Plants, Water Plants, Steam Generator Settings & Dehy Plants. Wayne also has a vast amount of experience managing construction projects within Oil & Petroleum Refineries such as Hydrogen Heater re-tubes, vessel modifications/re-rates, unit expansions in addition to routine maintenance welding activity performed during annual shutdown’s. Wayne ‘s attention to details and focus on safety, quality and schedule ensure he always exceeds Unified’ s and client expectations.

Rusty Carlile

Rusty is a highly industrious leader that has been working in the energy industry since 1980 with the oil and gas sector of the industry being his primary area of expertise. Rusty has worked at every level of the industry which allows him to maximize his workforce by utilizing his wealth of knowledge and experience to safely and successfully complete projects. Rusty has significant experience in DOT Pipelines, new construction and maintenance repairs. In addition to pipeline experience Rusty also has a wealth of experience within the powerplants, gas plants and oil and gas processing facilities. Rusty is able to communicate project requirements to his highly skilled workforce with ease resulting in on time, under budget and incident free projects.

Scott Reynolds
Civil Project Manager

Scott has over 40 years’ experience in civil construction in the Industrial, Commercial and Oil and Gas sectors. Scott has worked in a management position of projects for over 30 years, the decades of experience he possesses seamless and safe execution of projects. Scott holds a General A and a C-8 Concrete Contractors License. Scott was a great addition to the Unified Field Services Team in 2020.

Michael Conway
Dirt Superintendent

Michael has been working in the construction industry since the early 1980’s. Michael has extensive experience in Dirt and Civil construction performing a large amount of his work in the oil and gas industry developing a very diverse background. Some of the areas he has performed work are general construction, maintenance, rig support, building drilling and facility locations and pipeline ROW construction. Michael has worked at all levels during his career, and this allows him very efficiently to move between the necessary roles his current position requires and can easily navigate successfully between supervising, managing employees, budgeting projects, and managing multiple projects at one time.

Michael R. Beaumont
Human Resources Manager

As the Human Resources Manager for Unified Field Services Corporation, Mike is a strategic partner within all key business functions. Mike holds a Master Certificate in Human Resource Management from the University of Villanova, a green belt in Six Sigma and is a Certified Professional from the Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM). During his professional career, Mike has accumulated 10+ years’ experience in Human Resources including; recruitment/talent management, training and employee development, HR policy improvement/compliance, payroll and implementing new HRIS programs. Mike relies on his industry knowledge and senior management skills to support day to day activities and develop long-term business goals.

Juan Cruz
Coating QA/QC Manager

Juan has a wealth of experience he has developed since the early 2000’s working within the industrial coating industry. Juan has extensive experience in abrasive blasting, industrial coating and supervising on many large-scale projects within a wide variety of industries including petrochemical, food processing, hydroelectric/utilities, water, highways, bridges and paper mills. Combined with his work experience Juan holds several industry recognized certifications such as NACE level 2 CIP, SSPC C-5 and QCS. Juan is responsible for maintaining the Unified SSPC QP1, QP2 and QP3 certifications. Juan’s knowledge of his craft sis second to none and this shows in his excellent work and the respect of his team.

Matt Ortega
QC Manager

Matt has been performing work within the oil and gas industry since 1995 and has extensive experience within QA/QC aspect of the industry. He spent 5 years working for an industry leading NDT company and achieved the IRRSP certification during that time. He has extensive experience developing procedures, processes and controls to ensure all ASME codes are met along with all client required procedures. He assists in keeping very close control of projects ensuring that all work is completed to the highest quality and turned over to the client timely and accurately. He has a drive and commitment to ensure the work he is overseeing is completed to the highest standards possible, this combined with his expert knowledge of areas such as weld mapping, weld/coating inspections, hydrostatic testing, concrete testing and others ensure projects meet and exceed client expectations. He has been performing the role of Quality Control Manager since 2017.