FARGO, N.D., Jan 12, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Ulteig Engineers, Inc. announces the appointment of Mike Dunham as vice president of field services. Mr. Dunham, an accomplished leader and senior project manager in the power transmission industry, will play a key role in organizing the company's field services offerings to better serve clients and optimize growth opportunities in the public and private sectors.
Mr. Dunham joins Ulteig after a nearly 30-year career at Xcel Energy in a variety of roles. He started with the company in 1986 as a Rigger, Repairman/Welder. Through the years he has held positions with increasing levels of responsibility, most recently as Manager, Transmission Investment Development. He was a key delivery leader among the utilities who invested in CapX2020, the largest integrated development of new power transmission in the upper Midwest in nearly 40 years.
"With an extensive track record of leading field service teams focused on both project management and construction services, Mike's strong credentials and professional relationships throughout the Midwest will be valuable assets to the organization," said Doug Jaeger, president of Ulteig. "Under Mike's leadership, we will be able to provide a dedicated focus to meet the unique needs of those field-based teams who serve our clients."
Mr. Dunham has a Bachelor of Science in Management from Cardinal Stritch University and is completing a Master's in Engineering Management at St. Cloud State University. He is also a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and served four years in the United States Marine Corps.
"Ulteig has a stellar reputation and a longstanding history of leveraging its deep client relationships to solve complex problems and generate value," said Mr. Dunham. "I'm delighted to work with such dedicated and passionate professionals and look forward to maximizing the high-growth potential of the Field Services team."
About Ulteig Engineers, Inc.
Ulteig Engineers, Inc. improves lives by providing the services that create more reliable connections. The company has become synonymous with quality design engineering, program management and land and civil services. Ulteig's footprint spans the nation and provides its expertise in multiple lifeline infrastructure sectors, including power (renewable/non-renewable), transportation and communications, to a wide range of public and private clients. For more information, visit www.ulteig.com and connect on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.
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