J D Barlow Construction LLC was started in March of 2017 as a specialty construction company. James Barlow as a managing owner has 42 years of experience working in the trenchless pipeline industry. In 1979, James started as a laborer and welder apprentice in his father’s construction company in Orange County Ca. while attending Golden West College in California at night. He studied math and engineering before going to work full time in 1981. James was a journeyman welder, heavy equipment operator and foreman by 1982. James continued as a foreman for several other construction companies as well. James was responsible for completing dozens of successful trenchless pipe installations, horizontal auger boring projects, large diameter pipe jacking jobs and numerous tunnels ranging in size from 3.5 feet to 17 feet in diameter and over 1 mile in length. Over the years, James advanced as a superintendent and was responsible for multiple jobs simultaneously, James remained superintendent until starting J D Barlow Construction LLC.