Management Team

Our standards of professionalism and accountability will greatly increase your expectations of service from other commercially available alternatives.

Cody Creighton


Cody has more than 20 years of heavy equipment and construction experience.  Beginning his career in logging, he then joined the drilling industry and quickly moved thru the ranks of drilling Laborer, Foreman and Superintendent.  He has worked on a broad range of drilling projects thru out the Mid-West, California, Oregon & Washington.Today, he keeps in constant contact with our crews, associated subcontractors and our clients’ jobsite personnel, insuring our work is installed technically correct, on time and as promised.His straightforward, no-nonsense attitude continues to play a large role in our company’s success.

Tom Lapham

Vice President

Tom offers more than 30 years of Drilled Construction experience gained thru out the entire United States.  He has personally worked with each & every drilled construction technique utilized in the industry today, ranging from small diameter high capacity micropiles on up to the largest and deepest drilled, driven and oscillated shafts.

After graduating college, Tom began work in the drilling industry as a Project Superintendent in the Northwest.  He quickly rose to General Field Superintendent and later performed project specific management / administration duties on a long list of some of the Nation’s most challenging drilling projects.

It is with great pride, we offer his services as our Vice President.

Pete Helseth
Lead Project Manager / Estimator

Growing up in the construction industry, Pete has been around construction since long before he could remember. He continued his development by obtaining a Construction Management degree from Washington State University. Pete then gained valuable hands on experience performing many different management duties for General Engineering Contractors in Utah, California, and Washington.

Working  with the Kulchin team is great experience.  With the specialized knowledge available & now afforded Pete, there is no job out of reach.

Theresa Weaver
Business & Administration Manager

Theresa has more than 40 years of accounting & office management including 15 years of construction specific experience.  She has managed dozens of clerical staff at a time and the financial administration of companies with reporting requirements for up to 10 different operations. She has also managed the accounting of real estate developers, general contractors, heavy equipment companies and specialty subcontractors.

Clients constantly remind us of the pleasure it is to deal with her.  Her level of experience, professionalism and cheerful manner are a rare combination in the industry.