Who We Are​

Kramer Direct is a family-owned business that was founded with the goal of providing top-tier client service and industry-leading technology solutions within the direct pipe industry. The Kramer Direct team offers over 30 years of direct experience in the industry.

Why Kramer Direct​

Kramer Direct - Your Direct Pipe Specialists

Client-first approach: The constant search to provide faster and more cost-efficient customer solutions.

Kramer Direct - Your Direct Pipe Specialists

Up-front, all-inclusive pricing: We stand by our quotes for our customers and ensure our pricing covers all of your project needs.

Kramer Direct - Your Direct Pipe Specialists

Reliable and trained contractors: All of our operators are Herrenknecht directly trained with knowledge and experience using the equipment.

Kramer Direct - Your Direct Pipe Specialists

Top tier equipment and technology: Rigorous in-house testing and servicing of equipment after every use.

Our Team

Timothy Kramer

Principal Owner

An entrepreneur and visionary, Timothy Kramer has spent a lifetime building businesses which serve the heavy construction industry in Western Canada. He started Kramer Direct to advance trenchless technology services within North America and to focus on No-Dig services to address ongoing environmental concerns within the industry.

Rob Schenker

General Manager

Rob has over 32 years of heavy construction experience throughout Canada and the United States. Some 25 years ago, he decided to focus his efforts on the trenchless industry, working from laborer to General Manager over his career. He brings his extensive knowledge of trenchless technologies, Geotech, and industry participants to all of the Kramer Direct clients.

Tyler Schenker​

Project Manager​

With 10 years of experience in the industry, Tyler brings vast knowledge to the role of project manager. Tyler started directional drilling in the lower mainland of Vancouver and added Auger Boring and Direct Pipe to his repertoire throughout his career as he made his way back to Alberta.

Tyler’s experience, organization, and customer service ensure all Kramer projects are overseen with precision during the entire project duration.

Anton Alexis

Indigenous Relations Coordinator

Anton has over 18 years of Resource Development experience with outstanding knowledge of First Nations capacity building and First Nation Business development. Anton is a proud Nakota from Treaty 6 territory of the Alexis Nakota Sioux Nation. Anton brings strong cultural values to Kramer Direct and exceptional knowledge and understanding of Trenchless Technologies that will assist in Kramer Direct’s growth towards Indigenous Inclusion on all projects.