Key Personnel

James Schueller
Vice President

Mr. Schueller’s construction experience encompasses over forty+ years spanning from operating equipment to executive management and ownership. The past ten years have focused on large, complex underground utility projects.

Mr. Schueller manages multiple national companies in a fashion that allows for self-performance of the majority of a project’s scope. Further the results are superior quality in a safe, controlled environment in a cost effective manner. Completed projects have been in excess of $40 Million in revenues and have included some of the following pipe materials; CCFP, RCCP, bar-wrapped CCP, WSP, or PCCP pipe up to 102” in diameter.

In 2011, Mr. Schueller started a Horizontal Directional Drilling Company (Atlas Trenchless, LLC.) to expand his business.

Jim Lagios
President/General Manager

Mr. Lagios has over thirty+ years of experience in the Horizontal Directional Drilling Industry. He began his career as a surveyor and operator, gaining expert knowledge in troubleshooting and repairing virtually all HDD equipment, including electrical. Mr. Lagios continued his career in field management, developing skills in pre-design and post-construction CADD drawings, estimating, and project management. His valuable insight of field work combined with his expertise in project management and business development accelerated his career into executive management, with his current position being Vice President/General Manager of Atlas Trenchless, LLC.

Jordan Resop
General Superintendent

Mr. Resop has over fifteen+ years of experience in the Horizontal Directional Drilling industry. He started as a laborer learning skills in operating mud systems and drill rigs. Jordan worked his way to Operating Engineer/Foreman running million pound drill rigs, crews, and day to day operations. His considerable skills and ability to manage crews has led to his current position as General Superintendent of Atlas Trenchless, LLC. He manages all project sites and crews, working closely with project owners to ensure the safety and quality of the project exceeds expectations.

Mr. Resop is certified in First Aid and CPR/AED, Blood Borne Pathogens, Competent Person, OSHA 10, OSHA 30, and OQ Training.

James Wesp
Estimator/Project Manager

Mr. Wesp has ten+ years of construction experience starting as an Equipment Coordinator and has built his career to Estimator/Project Manager of Atlas Trenchless, LLC. His skill sets range from coordinating with DOTs on projects, estimating, and project management skills that include budget projection, scheduling, cost reporting, submittal review, submission and tracking. Mr. Wesp is certified in OSHA 10, OSHA 30, Confined Space, Excavation, and OQ Training.