Roger Rountree

Sr. Executive

Roger Rountree

Sr. Executive

Roger has an extensive background in the Railroad and Communications Industry. Working with several large companies and directly with the BNSF and UPRR managers creating a long-lasting business relationship. Roger’s activities include critical infrastructure deployment for PTC, DPU, AEI, HLCS, VHF and Inter Modal activity. Nearly 30 years. Off time enjoys spending time with his wife Wendy and family. Never venturing to far from the great Team that surrounds him.

Kurt Murdoch

Vice President of Operations

Kurt Murdoch

Vice President of Operations

Kurt grew up in Idaho and learned the value of hard work at a young age working for potato farmers in his area. He followed in his father’s footsteps and began working for the railroad where he served in many capacities for over 23 years. Some of which included the installation of Positive Train Control (PTC) infrastructure systemwide and a project manager for fiber installation. Throughout all 23 years, he also became very familiar and proficient with On Track Safety (OTS) procedures and hi-rail procedures. He came to Slaten seeing the opportunity to become a part of something special and help the company increase its diversity within the railroad community.

Kaeden Oliver

Civil and Tower Technician

Kaeden Oliver

Civil and Tower Technician

Kaeden grew up in a small town in Idaho where he started out his career working for the State of Idaho. He began as a brand inspector and then transitioned into the railroad where he got his Comtrain certification and became hi-rail certified. Kaeden has been on and completed several generator installations and no climb fence installations to. When he is not working, he likes to spend as much time with family and friends as possible and enjoys going rzr riding with his buddies.

Binson Rountree

Civil Foreman

Binson Rountree

Civil Foreman

Binson started out running tractors and moving irrigation lines on his uncle’s farm in Southern Idaho. After that he developed a passion for the Railroad just like his father. He now has a Fiber Optic Association (FOA) certification as both a fiber technician and an experienced fiber splicer. He holds a Comtrain certification and is also hi-rail qualified. Binson holds a leadership role in an ODAS system that was a hi-rail access only. He has grown a lot during his career and has a strong background on new site builds, excavation, and underground power and fiber optics.

Tayler Anderson

Chief Operating Officer

Tayler Anderson

Chief Operating Officer

Tayler grew up riding horses and working in the barn, learning the meaning of hard work from an early age. Her dad was a carpenter by trade, and she spent most of her time as his shadow, learning all there was to know about carpentry. After high school she went to work for a construction company and even spends time within the family business in the septic industry. Tayler has learned and mastered multiple rolls over the years and that made her an ideal fit to step in as the Chief Operating Officer for Slaten Rail Division. When she is not keeping the railroad division organized, she and her carpenter husband are busy camping, hiking, and raising their two handsome young boys.