About Us

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While Embracing Continuous Improvement, The Bi-State Team Strives To Safely Complete Each Project On Time, Within Cost & With Quality Workmanship

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Michael A Jackson, President and General Manager of Bi-State Contracting Inc.

Mike graduated from Western Illinois University with a degree in Construction Management.  Prior to attending college he worked several summers for a local construction company building residential homes.  He founded Bi-State Contracting in March of 1998 and has managed the company since its inception.  His responsibilities have included everything from hands on construction, field supervision, project management, personnel hiring and dismissal, selecting and installing a computerized management system used to monitor business activities, and overall management and responsibility for all business decisions and applications.

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Melvin K Jackson, Vice President of Bi-State Contracting Inc.

Ken schooled at the University of Iowa receiving his degree in Civil Engineering.  He worked for Mason & Hanger – Silas Mason Co., Inc. (operating contractor of the Iowa Army Ammunition  Plant in Middletown , Iowa) retiring in 2000.  His 34 years of service included Quality Engineer, Quality Engineering Manager, and Facility Engineering Manager.  As Quality Engineering Manager he maintained a staff of Quality Engineers responsible for developing Quality Control Criteria and Inspection Procedures for the various Army Munitions Systems produced at the plant.  Likewise, as Facility Engineering Manager he maintained a staff of Engineers responsible for contracting the renovation and maintenance of over 1100 existing buildings.  New construction was also included.  At Bi-State Contracting Inc. he sits on the Board of Directors with major oversight of the company and assists with the development of general company direction as well as major expenditures and expansions.  He has prime responsibility for records and management systems.

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Lance A Adkisson, Operations Manager

Lance is a graduate of Western Illinois University with a degree in Law Enforcement.  Following six years in Law Enforcement he joined the Bi-State Contracting Team on November 1, 1999.  Since then he has worked in all facets of the business.  He started working in the field and soon became a member of the Management Team.  He has performed all duties including Field Supervision, Project Management, OSHA Compliance and Coordination, Quality Control, Project Scheduling, Estimating, Ordering Materials and Equipment, and General Oversight of Field Supervisors and Project Managers.  He is a lead member of the Bi-State Management Team and assumes General Manager Responsibilities in Mike’s absence.

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Tony L Moore, Senior Superintendent

Tony is a graduate of Mt. Pleasant High School and has since worked in the Construction Field for a total of 25 years.  He managed his own construction business for three years before joining the Bi-State Contracting Team on March 31, 2003.  He is the lead Field Manager and performs all duties from hands on to Field Managing Projects.  He assumes responsibility for Project Personnel, Project Scheduling, Project Quality Control, OSHA Compliance and Coordination, Project Materials and Equipment, and often assists in the office with Estimates and Project Scheduling.  He monitors all projects to assure compliance with Quality and OSHA Standards, conformity with the Project Schedule, and to assure proper staffing is being maintained to complete each task in an efficient, and cost effective manner.

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Kevin A Chase, Field Superintendent

Kevin is a Galva, Illinois High School Graduate and has attended 1 year of college.  He joined the Bi-State Contracting Team 6 years ago to serve as a Field Superintendent. His duties include directing field personnel, managing project materials and equipment, and has responsibility for schedule compliance.  Kevin has a total of 18 years experience in the Construction Field.

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Robert A Broadhurst, Estimator/Project Manager

Bob graduated from High School in Chicago, Illinois and has 2 years of College in the Chicago Area.  He has been with Bi-State Contracting Inc. since 2006 and has served as a Project Manager for 8 years.  In the last year Bob joined the Bi-State Headquarters Staff to assist with Estimating, Quality Control, and Management of Project Submissions for Contract Compliance.  He has a total of 28 years in the Construction Field and has performed all duties from hands on to Field Supervision and Project Management.