BREA, California (Aug. 22, 2017) — As California continues to make major infrastructure upgrades across the state, Burns & McDonnell is expanding its construction/design-build team with the hiring of Kyle Beebe. With nearly 20 years of project management and prime contract experience, Beebe will lead the team of construction/design-build employee-owners based in Southern California.
“The need for comprehensive design-build solutions rises as the need for improvements to the roadways, airports, power grid and major facilities in California continues,” says Renita Mollman, Burns & McDonnell vice president and general manager of Southern California offices. “We’re focusing on growing our team of professionals and with Kyle’s leadership and extensive background in design-build/EPC project delivery, we are prepared to tackle our client’s toughest challenges from conceptual design through post-construction phases.”
Beebe has worked on more than 20 projects across the United States, specializing in solar, emergency generation, thermal and cogeneration power systems and underground utilities and treatment facilities. Notable projects include the design, construction, operation and maintenance of a combined heating, cooling and power plant for Montclair University and a gas-to-energy project for Olinda Landfill.
Burns & McDonnell has grown by more than 500 percent since first opening its doors in 2010 and supports clients including Southern California Edison, County of Los Angeles, Southern California Gas Company, The Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority (Metro), Southwest Airlines and Los Angeles World Airports (LAWA). Engineering News-Record ranks the firm among the top third of design-build firms in the U.S.
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is a family of companies made up of more than 5,700 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and entrepreneurs with offices across the country and throughout the world. We strive to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Burns & McDonnell is 100 percent employee-owned and is proud to be No. 16 on Fortune’s 2017 list of 100 Best Companies to Work For.