Vinerand Jack KellyOctober 25, 2001
This interview with
Rock Viner and Jack Kelly concerns the
attack on September
It is taking place in the construction trailer on site,
Interviewers are Drs. Ronald Landa and Rebecca Cameron ofthe OSD Historical Office.First,Mr. Viner, please describe your job and key responsibilities. [Jack Kellyjoined the interview
I am a
general chief estimator
Pentagon renovation program.
I aid the
cost budgeting, change orderreview,cost analysis, "what
to do the $1.2
Other than that,
a technical assistant to many people here. I've had almost thirty years ofconstructionmanagement, project management, and cost estimating experience.Basically that's what
I do. Any
problems that arise construction-wise, that need help
analyzing either for constructability or for costs, they call on me specifically for the costs
also inputon thetechnical side.
You are with the company, not with PenRen itself?Viner: I'm with DMJM-3DI, it's a joint venture. We were hired by the WHS PenRen.Weare integrated with all the PenRen people. We are at the point now where it's hardtodefine who is government and who
That's something Lee [Evey, PenRen
manager]hasdone,to try tointegrateall of theteams.If agood personisneeded we put one there, whether government or one of the contractors. I am with the
the joint venture contractors DMJM-3DI.