Meeting and exceeding the expectation of our clients through our quality services.

Operating 53 LLC is a licensed contracting company specializing in residential and commercial construction and demolition projects. Our team is multi-faceted and comprised of skilled and knowledgeable professionals. We strive to provide the highest level of workmanship and customer service in a safe environment at a competitive price.

Operating 53 holds General Contractor licenses in North Carolina and South Carolina, and will pursue licensing in other states as our business opportunities expand.

Operating 53 is a relationship-driven company building trusted partnerships with our clients, subcontractors, employees, and vendors.

Operating 53 is a faith-based company founded and built on the foundation of the Word of God.

Our Team


At a young age, Dorrien worked alongside his grandfather in a metal recycling business that demoed textile plants and other businesses. This experience set the tone for a career in commercial and industrial demolition, manufacturing, and general contracting.
Dorrien received an Associates of Science Degree in Engineering and an Associates of Arts Degree in Business Administration. He is licensed for North Carolina Real Estate and asbestos abatement. His strong work ethic, dynamic personality, and financial knowledge are a winning combination in ensuring profitable results in all of his endeavors. He shares a vision with Kevin of providing the highest level of workmanship and customer service in a safe environment at a competitive price.


Since 1995, Kevin has been developing his general contracting, leadership, and management skills, through employment with large construction and contracting companies. He has also been successful in various entrepreneurial endeavors and has participated in organizing various ministries domestically and internationally. He has an extensive background and training in industrial demolition and home construction and remodeling. Kevin is a "measure twice, even three times, and cut once" type of guy.