Robert Burch, PE

  • Contract/Project Management
  • Marketing Strategy/Networking
  • Innovative Contracting
  • Project Planning
  • Contractual Reviews
  • Risk Management
  • CDOT Prequalification
  • CDOT Bidding/Project Forms
  • Project Plans/Specifications
  • CDOT PS/NPS Project Pursuits
  • SOI/Proposal Requirements
  • Proposal Development 
  • Bidding and Estimating
  • Davis Bacon Act Compliance
  • Certified Payroll
  • Construction Requirements
Robert Burch, PE has 30 years of engineering and construction management experience. He recently completed 28 years of service to the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT), where he successfully led various teams in managing multi-million dollar highway planning, design, and construction projects. His tenure included 13 years in the Denver metro area as a Project Engineer both in Region 6 and at CDOT Headquarters, and his last 15 years as a Resident Engineer in CDOT’s Region 2 (Pueblo and Colorado Springs areas). His extensive knowledge encompasses almost all facets of transportation pursuit, procurement, management, PS&E development, delivery and quality.

Robert now helps mentor clients with their government contracting strategies and pursuits.  He has very diverse experience in transportation corridor planning, project management, third party coordination, partnering, environmental assessments, public involvement, roadway design, bikeway design, specifications development, construction services, quality management, bridge design, accelerated bridge construction, design-build delivery, and various innovative delivery methods that local, state and federal government agencies utilize. At CDOT, he was actively involved with a number of committees and professional associations that address small business issues and has been a past presenter at CDOT’s "Contacts to Contracts" Symposiums.

Robert graduated from CU at Boulder with a BS in Civil Engineering. He is a Colorado Professional Engineer (PE), and also a Colorado native, born and raised in Greeley. After retiring from CDOT, Robert has been working as a Transportation Consultant in the private sector where he is a Senior Project Manager. 

Robert is available for consulting through the Colorado Springs SBDC and Denver Metro SBDC, as well as by virtual appointment statewide.