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Dave Orr

Estimator/Project Manager

Zealous, Professional, Experienced
Dave joined the ORR Builders Team in 2013 with over 30 years of experience in the construction industry and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology. He is affiliated with and a professional member of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties, Geological Society of America and the Associated Engineering Geologists. Dave is the Co-founder and Owner of DVBE / SBE Corporation. He has Project Management skills of Public & Private Commercial Construction projects with experience in value engineering, site development, estimating, local and regional geology. His interpretative, historical and research skills along with his ability to solve complex problems makes David an asset to the Company. 

Professional Experience
In the 80’s Dave and his brother, Brian began ORR Construction, an Orange County company offering residential and commercial construction services and then went on to be the Director of Operations for a vineyard development company in Napa and Lake Counties. Dave has project management experience in commercial construction overseeing many projects in San Diego and Los Angeles County such as County of San Diego General Services, Los Angeles Unified School District, City of San Diego Metropolitan Waste Water Department and managed and developed over 2,800 acres of a commercial agriculture operation facility, including construction of office building, multiple residences and equipment warehouse in Lake County, California.

Dave has been exposed to many facets of construction and, as Project Manager, understands the tribulations of a construction project if not carefully managed. His technical background experience has proven valuable to our clients by having the ability of working closely with architects, engineers, Superintendents, subcontractors, and over-site agencies to ensure clear communication during each phase of development. Dave is compassionate in providing the ultimate goals of quality for our clients, which reflects the best representation of ORR Builders’ finished products.

Personal Life

Dave instills the belief “If you have pride in your work, you have pride in yourself”. Dave is driven in his career and by his family. In his free time, He can be found sailing on San Diego bay or participating in the annual Newport to Ensenada and San Diego to Ensenada sailboat races. Dave is very active with his two sons who race on the SoCal Mountain Bike Racing Team throughout California. He, his wife, and sons annually support by donating time and sponsor Childhelp which assist’s toward prevention and treatment of child abuse.