Sundt Welcomes New Area Manager In Austin

 |  Press Release, Sundt People


Austin, Texas (September 21, 2023) – Sundt welcomes Darren Okruhlik as its new area manager in Austin, Texas. He will lead project pursuits and execution of work in the Austin area.

Okruhlik brings over 20 years of experience in the heavy highway/civil industry. He graduated with his degree in civil engineering from Texas A&M University and began his career as a field engineer. He has held roles from estimator to senior project manager, and most recently, was senior vice president for a general contractor in Austin. During this time, he led the creation and development of the company’s infrastructure division from the ground up, overseeing their operation throughout the state.

“Darren brings a wealth of experience with him into this new role,” said Joe Dooley, Sundt senior vice president and Texas regional manager. “He has already proven himself to be an asset in helping us pursue and execute work in the Austin area.”

Sundt has 50 years and $3 billion of project experience in Texas. Sundt is currently working on the 183 North Mobility Project and Dam 101 for the Upper Brushy Creek Water Control and Improvement District in the Austin area. Sundt has offices in El Paso, Dallas and San Antonio.

About Sundt

Sundt Construction, Inc. ( is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. The 133-year-old firm specializes in transportation, industrial, building, concrete and renewable power work and is owned entirely by its approximately 2,000-plus employees. Sundt is distinguished by its diverse capabilities and experience, unique employee-ownership culture and depth of self-perform expertise in nine major trades. Much of Sundt’s workforce is comprised of skilled craft professionals who, together with the company’s administrative employees, enable Sundt to fulfill its mission to be the most skilled builder in America. Sundt has 13 offices throughout California, Arizona, North Carolina, Texas, Utah and Florida and is currently ranked the country’s 62nd largest construction company by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine.

Media Contact: 
Stefanie Teller
Sundt Construction, Inc.
520.750.4611 (office)