Rick Durbin is MOUNTAIN, LTD.'s Project Manager located in Littleton, CO. Rick has an extensive background in Outside Plant engineering and construction with over 30 years experience. He has worked for U.S. West, Qwest and CenturyLink over the span of his career.
With experience as an Outside Plant Engineer and Planner, Rick moved to management positions with U.S. West in the mid 1990's and became a Director in 1997. His area of responsibility included 190 wire centers in Colorado and Wyoming.
Major projects included facility rural improvement for Colorado (upgrade to eliminate party lines), DSL, Fiber to the Node, Fiber to the Cell Site. He was also responsible for day to day operations which included new development growth, preservation, special services and discretionary rehab work. Rick led the team for private line fiber engineering in the Qwest 14 state area. This included special fiber construction to large business, government offices, the military, schools and any other customer requiring high bandwidth access.
Rick has been in Colorado for over 40 years starting his career in Colorado Springs and moving to Denver in 1994, during a major company reorganization. Rick enjoys the challenges of engineering telecom solutions to satisfy a variety of situations in both the metro and rural areas.
Rick lives in Highlands Ranch, Colorado (south Denver) and enjoys being outdoors and playing golf whenever he can. He has two daughters who recently graduated from college.