Kennedy Excavation is owned and operated by Bert Kennedy.
Bert started running heavy equipment with his father when he was 13. After graduating high school, Bert worked as a Heavy Equipment Operator forMurray Hills Construction Corporation in Burlington, Massachusetts. There he wasresponsible for operating a variety of trucks and equipment, including frontend loaders, bulldozers, rollers, backhoes, and excavators.
In 1992, Bert became a Heavy Equipment Operator and Lowbed Driver for B&T Construction in Burlington, Massachusetts. There he wasresponsible for running all sizes of excavators, loaders, dozers and rollers. Additionally, he had managerial roles as a crew foreman and ran the lowbed division of the company. At B&T Construction, he specialized in residential subdivisions and lots. In 2000, Bert moved to Vermont. He started as a Heavy Equipment Operator for S.D. Ireland Brothers in Burlington, Vermont, and quickly became a Construction Superintendent.As a superintendent, Bert specialized in managing large commercial construction jobs. In 2004, people started asking Bert to do small jobs for them. This turned into a successful side business. By 2006, Bert’s side business reached capacity and Bert made the difficult but exciting decision to leave S.D. Ireland and formally establish Kennedy Excavation.