MWH Constructors (MWHC), a leading global construction firm focused on water and energy, announced recently two strategic additions to the executive management team. Neil Tunmore has been named chief operating officer (COO), and Marco Aieta, Ph.D., P.E., has been appointed as global director of engineering.
“We’re pleased to expand our executive team to include two of the industry’s top professionals with strong expertise in the development and construction of large-scale projects,” said Blair Lavoie, president of MWH Constructors. “We look to our executive team to serve as leaders in meeting our goal of being a top engineering and construction services provider to deliver solutions for our clients. We’re excited to bring Neil and Marco on board, and know they will greatly contribute to our future success.”
As COO, Tunmore will provide strategic oversight of the firm’s global operations, helping MWH Constructors set and meet long-term objectives that align with a commitment to serving as a top-tier project delivery solutions provider. Prior to joining MWHC, Tunmore was employed with Intel Corporation for more than 30 years, serving in a breadth of roles in corporate construction, corporate real estate, business planning, finance and human resources, and most recently as corporate vice president and director of Intel Corporate Services.
He pulls from his extensive management and leadership experience to build high performing and motivated teams, grow customer partnerships and instill a customer service mentality. He is known for reducing costs, improving performance and setting long-term vision and strategy that help companies achieve quality results. He will provide hands-on support at MWH Constructors project sites, and will be based out of MWHC offices in Broomfield, Colo., and Stayton, Ore.
Aieta brings over 30 years of experience in alternative delivery and project management, most recently serving as chief engineer for Corona Environmental Consulting. In his newly created role as global director of engineering, Aieta will be responsible for developing a functional and profitable design-build policy aimed at better positioning MWHC as the leading provider of customized project delivery solutions. He is an internationally recognized expert known for working with clients to develop solutions for resiliency, regulatory and infrastructure challenges in the water, wastewater, and water reuse markets. He has broad experience in the areas of treatment plant detailed design, alternative delivery, strategic planning, project management, contract negotiations, and financial planning, and has been involved in the design of over 50 water, wastewater and water reuse treatment plants worldwide.
He holds a master’s degree and doctorate in environmental engineering from Stanford University and a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Cincinnati. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. Aieta will be based in the Broomfield, Colo. office.
About MWH Constructors
MWH Constructors is a global project delivery company with a focus on water and energy. With the ultimate goal of delivering maximum value to clients and their local communities, MWH Constructors provides single-source, integrated construction services and the full range of project delivery methods. Incorporating industry-leading preconstruction services and safety practices, their multi-disciplined team of construction professionals delivers a wide range of projects ― including new facilities, infrastructure improvement and expansion, waste-to-energy construction, and capital construction services. For more information, visit mwhconstructors.com.
SOURCE: MWH Constructors