Pictured from left to right: Tim, Chase, and Catherine Rudder
Catherine joined our team in 1996 and oversees the Administrative Division of IDS and is dedicated to providing our contractors the best customer service available in the industry. Catherine is married to Tim and they have one son, Chase Rudder, who plays quarterback for his local high school.
Tim Rudder started International Drilling and Sawing (IDS) in 1993. Inspired by a vision of providing the very best in concrete sawing and drilling services backed by a solid commitment to the highest business ethics. Tim is a seasoned technical expert in this industry (since 1981) with hands-on knowledge of the full range of IDS equipment and sawing/cutting techniques. Tim holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Auburn University and has extensive advanced professional training, including full professional CSDA certification as a concrete sawing and drilling operator.
He is currently a Regional Manager in the Alabama area. He originally started with our company as a Concrete Cutting Operator in 2010. Josh is certified in concrete cutting, estimating, and safety. With his skill set, he's a great addition to our team. Josh is married to his wife Hannah and together they have three children.
Spencer manages the Gulf Coast Division of IDS and the Southeast Region of Bullseye Radar Imaging. Spencer has been with IDS since it opened the Gulf Coast Division in 2000 and is a vital asset to the development of IDS and Bullseye Radar Imaging. He is married to Nicole and has four children.
Terry joined IDS in 2007 after more than 20 years with Hilti, one of the world’s largest producers of cutting equipment and a wide range of construction materials and services. Terry’s primary focus is the IDS customer, and he travels frequently to meet with IDS clients to ensure their 100% satisfaction.
A Dallas/Fort Worth native, Hunter received his bachelor’s degree in business management from Auburn University. He joined IDS as a Ground Penetrating Radar Analyst and is heading the expansion of IDS into Texas and surrounding areas. He is married to his wife Alex and has one dog daughter.
As a former firefighter of 23 years, Jerry brings an invaluable skill set to our team. He utilizes his experience in technical rescue and over 20 years of experience in construction to prevent the situations he used to respond to. He is an OSHA authorized trainer and keeps our guys safe and certified. He is married to his wife Marla of 10 years and has five kids and four grandkids.
Woody joined our team in August 2021 and with 22 years in the concrete cutting industry, he is a great addition. He is an avid hunter, fisherman, and golfer. He is married to his lovely wife and they have two sons together, 11 & 18 years old.
Kirk started with IDS as an operator in 2016 and quickly showed promise to become so much more. After being with us for a year and a half, he was moved up into the sales position he is in today. We appreciate Kirk's hard work and dedication. He is currently engaged to a beautiful, young lady with plans to get married in 2022.
Russ received his bachelor's degree in Industrial Management from Auburn University. He joined IDS in January 2021 after having 16 years of experience in sales and estimating in the concrete cutting industry along the Gulf Coast. He has been married to his wife Betsy for over 26 years and they have two daughters together, Elizabeth and C.C.
Seth joined the concrete cutting industry in 2011 after his service with the Marine Corps. He first joined IDS as a concrete cutting operator in 2017. He quickly made his way into production manager and has been excelling with tasks that are not limited to project management, supervising the training, and field superintending. He is married to his wife Candace and has four sons.
Jason joined IDS in 2005 and is responsible for managing IDS’ North Alabama Operations. He attended Florida State University on a baseball scholarship and afterwards began a successful career in customer sales and service. Jason joined IDS as a field operator but was quickly promoted through the ranks to his present position. Jason and his wife Stacie have three children.
Travis joined our team in 2012 as an IDS Operator and has transitioned to a Ground Penetrating Radar Analyst with Bullseye Radar Imaging. Travis has been in the concrete cutting industry for 10+ years and is a true asset to our team. Travis holds a CSDA Certification in concrete cutting as well as many safety accreditations. He is married to Kelsey and they share three children together.