Michael Taylor Appointed to NC Sedimentation Control Commission

November 3, 2020

Carolinas AGC is pleased that Mr. Michael Taylor has been appointed to the North Carolina Sedimentation Control Commission.  Michael replaces Jonathan Bivens from ST Wooten who served on the commission for several years.  "First, let me say how much we appreciate Jonathan’s tenure on the commission and the active role he played. We are also excited that Michael has agreed to become our representative on the commission," said Victor Barbour, Highway-Heavy Director with Carolinas AGC.  "Michael has wealth of experience in Highway-Heavy construction with over 25 years’ experience with Barnhill and understands the challenges of sedimentation control and the regulations that are imposed on land disturbing activities."

Contact Information

Michael G. Taylor
Barnhill Contracting Company
800 Tiffany Blvd., Suite 200
Rocky Mount, NC 27804


1990 Graduate of NC State University 
Major: Civil Engineering 

Work Experience

Virginia Department of Transportation

  • 1990-1992 Engineering Training Program
  • 1992-1995 Assistant Resident Engineer, Williamsburg, Va.

Barnhill Contracting Company

  • 1995 – Present Sr. Project Engineer/Estimator,
Projects managed at Barnhill Contracting Company
$15 million – Three interchanges in Wayne County 
$10 million - Interchange at I-95 in Benson
$7 million – Private job in New Kent. Va.
$11 million – Raeford Bypass, Hoke County
$20 million - Hope Mills Bypass
$22 million - Bingham Drive Design Build
$60 million – US-17 Chesapeake, VA VDOT 
$20 million – NC-210 and Honeycutt Road, Cumberland Co.
$55 million – Fayetteville Outer Loop
$101 million – Fayetteville Outer Loop
$62 million – NC 24 in Cumberland/Sampson County


Job Duties and Additional Information

Duties include the day to day project management of several large highway projects. Other duties include obtaining borrow sources, taking subcontractor quotes and estimating major highway projects from $6 million to $100 million plus.

  • AGC/DOT Roadway Subcommittee member for 8 years
  • AGC/NCDOT Joint Committee member for the last 3 years
  • AGC/NCDOT Design Build Committee for the last 7 years
  • Level II and III Erosion Control Certified