About SurfaceCycle

The SurfaceCycle Advantage

SurfaceCycle is a customer focused, employee driven company. We provide sustainable and resilient solutions to today’s pavement infrastructure problems. As a leader in the asphalt recycling and soil stabilization industry, we pride ourselves in having an innovative team, elite fleet of equipment, and best in class relationships with our customers and vendors. SurfaceCycle has a national footprint with a local presence. No job is too big or too small. Let our years of industry experience go to work for you.

Our Mission

Provide quality pavement recycling and soil stabilization services to our customers through sustainable and resilient construction practices.

Our Vision

Pursue excellence in every aspect of our organization and lead national efforts to provide resilient and sustainable pavement solutions in the horizontal construction space.

Our Values

  • Promoting the use of the right tool, in the right place, and at the right time.
  • Provide our customers with innovative asphalt recycling and soil stabilization solutions.
  • Do it right, always

Meet The SurfaceCycle Leadership Team

Nick Ware

Nick Ware


Nick Ware, CEO

Nick Ware, CEO

As the CEO of SurfaceCycle, Nick is responsible for overseeing all facets of the business.  He has been involved in the asphalt recycling business for more than twenty years where he has held positions that range the full spectrum of the business cycle.  From general laborer, equipment operator, project manager, to Vice President, COO, etc., Nick has been involved with the organization at every level.  Nick has several years of experience outside of the construction industry where he previously held rolls as an FP&A Analyst and Manager of Strategic Finance. He holds a BS degree in Business Administration / Finance.  

Darren Coughlin

Darren Coughlin


Darren Coughlin, COO

Darren Coughlin, COO

As the COO of SurfaceCycle, Darren is responsible for optimizing our operating capabilities, employing strategies to maximize customer satisfaction and overseeing our marketing initiatives in order to maintain and drive operational results across the entire organization. Over the last 30+ years, Darren has worked his way up through the business initially as Coughlin Company’s Operator/Foreman to eventually owning and operating the business before migrating it into the SurfaceCycle family - at which time he was named COO. Darren’s deep and broad experience is complimented with his active presence in industry related organizations including his service on the Board of Directors for the Asphalt Recycling and Reclaiming Association (ARRA).

Brent O’Donnell

Brent O’Donnell


Brent O'Donnell, CFO

Brent O’Donnell, CFO

As the CFO of SurfaceCycle, Brent is responsible for the planning, implementation, management, and control of all financial and accounting-related activities. Prior to joining the company, he spent the previous 15 years in multiple CFO and Controllership roles, primarily with PE backed enterprises. Brent has experience in heavy construction, distribution, manufacturing and retail sales organizations and began his career in public accounting auditing companies varying in size from $5MM-$500MM in annual revenue. Brent holds a Certified Public Accountant license and has a BS degree in Finance and Accounting.

Cammie Redpath

Cammie Redpath


Cammie Redpath, CHRO

Cammie Redpath, CHRO

As the CHRO of SurfaceCycle, Cammie is responsible for developing and executing human resource strategy in support of the overall business plan and strategic direction of the organization. Prior to joining the company, she spent the past 20+ years working in PE backed and publicly traded organizations, predominately in rapidly growing and decentralized environments. Her early formative HR generalist positions were in manufacturing and distribution companies while her HR leadership roles have been in the real estate development and construction industries. Cammie holds a master’s degree in Organizational Development and a BS degree in Business Management.

Our History


Coughlin Company (southern California) founded by Louie Joseph Coughlin


Coughlin Company moves to Utah


Midstate (Savage, MN) founded by Tom Johnson


Midstate enters the asphalt recycling industry


Alpha Milling (Arvada, CO) founded by Larry Ware
Midstate moves to its current office (Lakeville, MN)


Coughlin Company (St. George, UT) enters the asphalt recycling industry


Midstate expands and opens second office (Spearfish, SD)


Performance Equipment Service (San Antonio, TX) founded by Kelly Durham


Midstate Restoration is founded


Coughlin Company expands and opens second office (Salina, KS)


Coughlin Company joins Midstate Restoration


Alpha Milling joins Midstate Restoration


Midstate Restoration acquired by Warren Equity Partners


SurfaceCycle is formed
Performance Equipment Service joins SurfaceCycle