“We look forward to continuing the Tri-State record of operational excellence, safety, and customer service set in place by Walter Ponsell since its inception in 1981. This acquisition will enable BoosRT to further expand our footprint and augment the services we are able to offer our current and new clients.”

Meet Timothy Boos

Mr. Boos was former Vice President and co-founder of several engineering and construction companies including Weaver Boos Consultants, LLC, Landmarc Environmental Systems, LLC, and Anchor Construction, LLC where he formed strong and lasting relationships within his industry’s markets. In the spring of 2011, Mr. Boos voluntarily left to pursue other interests. In 2013 he started two new ventures under his own name, Boos Resource & Technology Group and Blue Flame Crew.

Mr. Boos started his career in engineering consulting, advising real estate developers and industrial facilities on environmental and geotechnical engineering issues. In 1990, he co-founded Weaver Boos Consultants, Inc., which is now a multi-disciplinary, 200+ employee company with offices in over 14 cities throughout the United States.

Within the family of companies co-founded by Mr. Boos is Landmarc, a specialty landfill gas piping contractor. Another is Anchor, a design/build general contractor providing turnkey site development and building construction. Mr. Boos was responsible for managing both of these construction companies as well as the Midwestern engineering operations of Weaver Boos. He routinely advised private and government clients throughout the U.S. on a wide breadth of engineering, environmental and construction issues.

Timothy has also served on the editorial board of MSW Management magazine. He was elected and served as five-term President of the Indiana Chapter of the Solid Waste Association of North America. In 2003, Mr. Boos completed the Senior Executive Education Program at the Kellogg Management Institute at Northwestern University.

Mr. Boos is now President and Founder of Boos Resource & Technology Group and Chief Executive Officer and Founder of Blue Flame Crew, LLC., where today he offers strategic and operational leadership for environmental consulting and construction management projects. Currently, Blue Flame Crew, LLC is expanding exponentially in markets throughout the United States.

Vel Lowdenslager, Jr.

General Manager / Field Superintendent

Wayne Long

Senior Project Manager and Coating Superintendant

John Westmoreland

Shop Project Manager

Greg Cook

Field and Marine Project Manager Weld Inspector-CWI-QC-1

David Gillespie

Shop Foreman


Years in Business

Skilled Professionals



Tri State Contractors of Florida was founded In 1981 by Walter “Randy” Ponsell. On January 26, 2018 Walter passed the torch to Boos Resource and Technology Group (BoosRT), parent company of Blue Flame Crew, LLC and IngenAE, LLC.


Where is Tri-State Contractors located?

The Tri-State Contractors of Florida headquarters and facilities are located on 3 ½ acres at 3051 Faye Road on the Northside of Jacksonville. There, we maintain a 7,500-square-foot shop and 1,200 square feet of office space.

How big is Tri-State Contractors?

We currently employ approximately 50 full-time employees, including full-time service providers and office personnel. Tri-State Contractors of Florida is a drug-free work place with a zero-tolerance drug abuse policy.

Is Tri-State certified?

Our firm is a certified, OSHA-compliant contractor that completes yearly refresher courses in lock-out, tag-out, confined space rescue, hazardous material handling, hazardous communications, electrical safety, and many other industry disciplines to ensure we maintain an impeccable safety record.

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