GATES Construction is pleased to announce the promotion of Kevin E. Thibodeau from Senior Estimator to Chief Estimator. Mr. Thibodeau is responsible for overseeing the estimating department, which provides comprehensive estimates, pre-construction services, and develops subcontractor relationships. As Chief Estimator, he collaborates with executive staff, design teams, and owner representative during pre-construction. Preconstruction services include sequencing, design review, constructability, life cycle analysis, cost/budget analysis, value engineering, and strategic planning for all aspects of the projects. Mr. Thibodeau has over 35 years of Construction experience. In 2017, Mr. Thibodeau moved from his home state of Rhode Island to join GATES Construction at their Bonita Springs headquarters.