Branch Group Announces Organizational Change

The Branch Group has announced that Melanie F. Wheeler will assume the role of Senior Vice President and Board Member and will focus on corporate and contract administration, risk management and IT systems and development.   Melanie has been with The Branch Group since 1994 and has held various positions since joining the company, including […]

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Volkert Welcomes Bobby Hester, PE

Volkert is pleased to announce that Robert (Bobby) Hester, PE, has joined the Mid-Atlantic Region as Director of Municipal & Highway Engineering.  “Having Bobby on board lends depth to our transportation team, and will allow Volkert to build upon the comprehensive services we are providing our clients in the region,” said Dennis Morrison, PE, Senior […]

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Glenn Whitlock Passes Away

E. Glenn Whitlock, President and CEO of Whitlock Brothers, Inc., lost his hard fought battle with cancer and passed away on April 13 at the age of 80.  Born in Pulaski, Virginia, he attended North Carolina State University, the University of Virginia, and received his Ph.D. from Columbia University.  In addition to his passion for […]

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In Memoriam – John Wallace

John Wallace, one of the founding partners of Wallace Montgomery, has passed away at the age of 88. John brought a high level of technical acumen and precision to his work on many significant highway, bridge, and utilities-related projects. He served as an inspector on the first Chesapeake Bay bridge and as a structural engineer […]

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Philip Shucet Joins Elizabeth River Crossings as CEO

Elizabeth River Crossings welcomes Philip Shucet as its new Chief Executive Officer.  Shucet, former commissioner of the Virginia Department of Transportation and former CEO of Hampton Roads Transit, is a longtime Hampton Roads resident who has dedicated much of his professional life to improving public transportation.  Greg Woodsmall, ERC’s former CEO, will remain with the […]

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News from Clark Nexsen

Jim Harrington, PE, has joined the Virginia Beach office of Clark Nexsen as a senior electrical engineer, transportation.  Harrington’s experience includes intelligent transportation system design and retrofit specification and plan development, as well as roadway lighting system planning and design for interstate highways and urban areas. He has extensive project experience working with the Virginia […]

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Wagman Hires Greg Peitz as Drilled Shaft Manager

Wagman recently welcomed Greg G. Peitz to the team as drilled shaft manager. Greg brings over 35 years of caisson and drilled shaft experience to the geotechnical construction operation of the company.  Starting his career in the industry as yard/shop foreman and project superintendent, he worked his way up through positions including managing the caisson […]

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Fielder’s Choice Enterprises Acquires DLB

Fielder’s Choice Enterprises, Inc. (FCE) is excited to announce the recent acquisition of DLB Enterprises LLC in Hillsville, VA.  DLB Enterprises joins FCE and Wagner Construction Enterprises as part of The Caton Companies’ group of Heavy/Highway, Bridge, Excavation, Utility and Site Development contractors.  DLB Enterprises (formally DLB, Inc.) has long been an industry leader in […]

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Terra Site Constructors Promotes Hilberath

Terra Site Constructors, LLC is pleased to announce that Eric Hilberath has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Business Development.  In his new role, Mr. Hilberath will join the executive team and oversee all sales and business development efforts for the company.  Mr. Hilberath has been leading the firm’s sales efforts since the […]

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Permatile Concrete Products Honored

Permatile Concrete Products Company of Bristol, Virginia has been honored for 20 consecutive years in the National Precast Concrete Association’s plant certification program. The company was recognized on March 2 in Cleveland, Ohio, during The Precast Show 2017.  NPCA-certified plants that have been continuously certified for 5, 10, 15, 20 and 25 years are honored […]

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