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Eric Bursott

EVP of New Work & Pursuits


Eric is a 34-year veteran of the firm. His clients value his industry expertise and conceptual estimates, while his team values his extensive experience in water / wastewater treatment, parking structures, and correctional facilities. Eric always strives to bring a balanced approach to each project using quantitative data and client values to drive the company forward. He’s also big on field data and maintains a detailed historical cost system to ensure that each bid is current with actual productivities.

Alma Mater

Bradley University, Bachelor of Science – Construction Management, Minor in Business Administration

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What is your favorite River City Construction project?

By far, it was ILAW Bradley Avenue WTP where I oversaw budgeting the milestone estimates.

What’s a random fact about you?

I wake up at 2:50 a.m. every day to go on my morning run. I’ve also competed in 23 marathons.

What is your proudest moment?

Family. Becky, my wife of 33 years, and our 2 sons, Brian and Brock, including their births, their college graduations, and the continued development of their careers.