Granite has appointed Kyle T. Larkin executive vice president and chief operating officer to oversee daily operations and serve as a member of the executive committee.
In his new role, Larkin will report to James H. Roberts, president and chief executive officer of Granite.
Roberts says: “Kyle is an outstanding leader with a proven track record who embodies the best at Granite. He is strategically-focused, has a deep understanding of our business, and equally important, Kyle is a team builder who develops and empowers his teams and fosters a collaborative work environment. I am confident that Kyle will provide the leadership, vision, and management to optimise operations at Granite.”
Larkin joined Granite in 1996 as an estimator in the company’s Reno, Nevada operations and has since held positions of increasing responsibility including project engineer, project manager, chief estimator and manager of construction. From 2011 to 2013, he served as president of Intermountain Slurry Seal, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Granite. In 2014 Larkin was promoted to vice president and Nevada regional manager, and in 2017, Larkin was named senior vice president and California group manager. Most recently, in 2019, he was named the senior vice president and manager of the construction materials operations, which is comprised of the California Group, the Northwest Group, the Infrastructure Services Group, and all vertically-integrated materials facilities.