New York (PRWEB) January 10, 2012
Tom Anderson, AIA, P.E., has joined AECOM, a leading provider of professional technical and management support services for government and commercial clients around the world, as manager of the firm’s Design + Planning business in its U.S. Northeast Region. In his new role, he will provide strategic and market leadership for Architecture, Building Engineering, Design + Planning and Economics in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island and Vermont.
Anderson is an architect and engineer with 35 years of experience directing the design and construction of commercial, residential, government, educational and aviation facilities. He brings experience in integrating diverse design teams and successfully completing challenging projects as principal-in-charge on dozens of airports, education, healthcare, labs, justice, military, transportation, urban design and federal projects worldwide. A leader in both the architectural and engineering disciplines, he was selected as an expert in architecture and urban design by the United Nations and has supervised urban design for new towns and a capital city.
“Tom brings significant experience in integrating diverse design teams and leading challenging projects to successful completion, which enhances our leadership position in the Design + Planning market,” says Chris Corr, executive vice president of AECOM’s Design + Planning business in the Americas. “I’m confident he will lead the growth and expansion of our already strong practice by providing leadership, business line integration and pursuit support throughout the Northeast Region.”
Prior to joining AECOM, Anderson served as senior vice president of the buildings and facilities division at another leading engineering consulting firm in New York City. He is an active member of the Society of American Military Engineers; the New York Building Congress; and the American Council of Engineering Companies.
AECOM is a global provider of professional technical and management support services to a broad range of markets, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, water and government. With approximately 45,000 employees around the world, AECOM is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering solutions that create, enhance and sustain the world’s built, natural and social environments. A Fortune 500 company, AECOM serves clients in more than 130 countries and had revenue of $8.0 billion during its fiscal year 2011. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at http://www.aecom.com.