About Ducas Construction
Full-Service Construction Management in Southern Maine
We offer services in pre-construction, design-build, new construction, renovation, and historical rehabilitation.
Ducas Construction was formed to provide Southern Maine and Northern New England with construction management services where integrity, transparency and quality are our core ethics.
We believe that a successful project is defined as much by the collaborative process, planning and execution as it is the end result. We strive for open and strong working relationships with the ownership and design teams, so that the final product can be defined and achieved in the most cost-efficient manner.
Meet Our Team
Patrick Ducas: Owner
Patrick Ducas is the owner and president of Ducas Construction. Patrick has over 20 years of construction experience from both the commercial and high-end residential markets. He started his career in the field and quickly progressed to project management, giving Patrick a thorough understanding and knowledge base to apply when managing projects.
Patrick is actively involved in the estimating, coordination, pre-construction, management and execution of every project contracted to Ducas Construction. It is Patrick’s goal for Ducas Construction Inc to provide the highest quality service and results on every project they undertake.
• LEED AP
• Certificate in Real Estate Finance from Boston University
• Member of MEREDA
• Member of PSA
Bill Pearson: General Superintendent
Bill’s career started in the late 70’s as a hard rock miner in the remote mountains of Arizona where one had to be a jack of all trades and learn to adapt and adjust on the fly and make do with what you had. In 1980, he moved the Maine where he began in construction putting those hard-learned lessons to work on residential and commercial projects. Bill has supervised a variety of projects from luxury condo construction in downtown Boston, to remote island construction on Mount Desert Island to a variety of commercial office, residential and retail buildings. Outside of work, Bill enjoys building furniture in his wood shop, travelling with his son and doing both landscape and street photography.
Craig Mortenson: Site Superintendent
Craig came to Ducas Construction with 11 years of building high-end residential projects in New Hampshire. In 2016 Craig relocated to Maine and joined the Ducas Construction team and is currently a Superintendent. Craig’s focus on the job is to ensure that staff and subcontractors are on site producing quality craftsmanship while doing so in a safe and timely manner. In May 2020, Craig will be graduating from ABC’s Annual Young Professionals Program. Outside of work, Craig enjoys camping, golfing and spending time with his family.
Dee Hill: Accounting and Office Manager
Dee was born in Southern Maine and has a love of the ocean and lakes that make Southern Maine a beautiful place to live and photograph. She joined our team in September 2018, and has since transitioned into a full-time team member as the Ducas office manager and accountant. After graduating with an associate degree in Business Management, she continued to earn a bachelor’s degree in Accounting at the University of Southern Maine. She has over 20 years of accounting and payroll experience with a predominately focus in operational accounting. In her free time, Dee enjoys photography and attending New England Patriots games.
Rebecca Cornell: Project Manager
Rebecca’s passion for construction began early in her life. As a kid, Rebecca’s family moved a lot, and she always enjoyed looking at and comparing floor plans. Rebecca later graduated Virginia Tech with a degree in Architecture, and has been in the construction industry since 2006. Since then, she has worked as a designer, general contractor, and client construction representative. Rebecca has always been a hands-on person, who loves building and developing things. Outside of work, Rebecca enjoys biking, playing with her dog, cooking and exploring Maine.
Mike Kelly: Senior Superintendent
Mike brings a strong foundation of experience with over 21 years in the construction industry. Mike’s construction experience began with The Thaxter Company, in Maine, where he learned the value of quality workmanship, communication and exceptional customer service. After moving to Maine in 1997, Mike worked on many commercial projects and luxury homes while fine tuning his ability to manage the safety and operations of a jobsite. Mike joined the Ducas Construction family and is known for his ability to build strong relationships resulting in extremely satisfied clients. In his free time, Mike is spending time with family and friends relaxing, fishing, at the lake and ocean.
Sam Burrell: Assistant Project Manager
Sam is a Maine native, growing up in Cumberland, where much of his family still resides. Sam holds a degree in Movement and Sports studies from Springfield College, as well as minors in Health and Coaching. Before joining the Ducas team Sam owned and operated several Fitness facilities throughout New England. Since coming aboard Ducas Construction Sam spend time hands on, in the field assisting in the completion of several projects. He has since made the move from the Jobsite into the office. Outside of work, Sam enjoys travel and outdoor activities with his wife and puppy.
Shawn Hamelin: Project Manager
Shawn Hamelin is a project manager at Ducas Construction. Shawn has over 32 years of construction experience in the Commercial Field. He started his career in the field and progressed into project management. Shawn has also worked in the Architectural Field as a Construction Administrator giving him the ability to view projects as the owner, designer and builder. Shawn is involved in estimating, pre-construction, coordination of projects at Ducas Construction. When not at work Shawn enjoys spending time with his wife and animals. He also enjoys camping, playing golf, and being in the outdoors.
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