HOUSTON (October 24, 2021) – Sundt Construction, Inc., added water and wastewater industry veteran Bob Mitchell as a project executive in its Industrial Group. In his new role, Mitchell will focus on the growth of Sundt’s water, oil and gas, and industrial markets.
“Bob brings a variety of skills and expertise to his new position,” said Shad Bowman, Vice President, Business Development Manager for Sundt’s Industrial Group. “He brings experience from projects in several key industrial markets combined with technical expertise in evaluating processes, technologies, equipment selection, and other parameters to optimize projects for our clients. His technical expertise and leadership are a great addition to Sundt and will provide immediate value to all of our clients in these markets. Additionally, Bob will focus on supporting and growing Sundt’s presence for both municipal water and wastewater and industrial clients in Texas and surrounding areas.”
For over 20 years, Mitchell has developed deep relationships throughout the water and wastewater industry. Before joining Sundt, he worked for more than 10 years at a global water and wastewater equipment supply company. In his most recent role, Mitchell worked with several design engineers and customers to provide the best treatment solutions for water and wastewater treatment projects along the Gulf Coast and throughout North America. He brings many years of experience in both project development and technical and process design.
“I am excited to join the Industrial Group in Texas,” said Mitchell. “Sundt has an outstanding national reputation as a leader in delivering reliable water and wastewater facilities and critical infrastructure projects that our communities and industrial clients rely on daily. I look forward to working with our existing clients and look forward to expanding upon Sundt’s presence in these key markets in Texas and the surrounding areas.”
Mitchell previously served as an application engineering manager for large industrial and water and wastewater treatment projects, overseeing the process design and proposal team for all industrial water and wastewater treatment-based projects in North America, primarily to serve the chemical manufacturing, power, and oil and gas markets. Mitchell earned his bachelor’s degree in chemistry from the University of Utah.
As an industrial construction expert for over 100 years, Sundt has raised the bar on scheduling, safety and efficiency as well as innovations to reduce natural resource consumption, minimize environmental impact and improve our overall quality of life. A recognized leader in critical infrastructure, the firm is ranked nationally by Engineering News-Record, the industry’s leading publication.
Sundt Construction, Inc. (www.sundt.com) is one of the country’s largest and most respected general contractors. The 131-year-old firm specializes in transportation, industrial, building, concrete and renewable energy work and is owned entirely by its approximately 2,000-plus employees. Sundt is distinguished by its diverse capabilities and experience, unique employee-ownership culture and depth of self-perform expertise in nine major trades. Much of Sundt’s workforce is comprised of skilled craft professionals who, together with the company’s administrative employees, enable Sundt to fulfill its mission to be the most skilled builder in America. Sundt has 11 offices throughout California, Arizona, North Carolina, Utah and Texas and is currently ranked the country’s 58th largest construction company by ENR, the industry’s principal trade magazine.
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