(Vocus) September 28, 2007
Clement V. (Clem) Mitchell has been named president and chief executive officer of Fru-Con Construction Corp. , a national construction and engineering firm with operations throughout the country.
Mitchell joined Fru-Con in 2001 to establish its Eastern Regional Office in metro Washington, D.C. Under his leadership, the office has successfully completed complex wastewater and water treatment projects for such leading agencies as the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority. He has served on the Fru-Con board of directors as executive vice president since 2006.
Prior to joining Fru-Con, he was employed for 22 years by Fischbach Corp., a subsidiary of American International Group (AIG). His tenure included 14 years as president and chief executive officer of Ficon Corp., a Fischbach division that operated as a holding company of multiple general, mechanical and electrical construction and service companies.
Fru-Con provides engineering and construction expertise for industrial services, facility services and environmental technology through Fru-Con Construction, Fru-Con Engineering (http://www.frucon.com) and Centennial Contractors Enterprises (http://www.cce-inc.com). Founded in 1872, Fru-Con employs about 2,300 professional and craft employees and ranks as the nation’s 76th largest contractor with 2006 revenues exceeding $650 million. Fru-Con is part of the Bilfinger Berger AG (http://www.bilfingerberger.com) group of multi-service companies. Bilfinger Berger is the world’s 10th largest construction services group.
Editor’s note: The St. Louis office of Fru-Con Construction is located at 15933 Clayton Road, Ballwin, Mo. 63011. The Washington, D.C. office is at 4310 Prince William Parkway, Suite 200, Woodbridge, Va. 22192.
For more information, contact Marie A. Casey at 314-721-2828.
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