May 30, 2020
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Burns & McDonnell Hires Lewiston Resident as Assistant Project Manager

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Adam Wilding, Burns & McDonnell

The New England office of Burns & McDonnell has hired Adam Wilding as an Assistant Project Manager. Wilding joins the firm’s Maine team which is located in New Glouces-ter, ME.

Wilding, a resident of Lewiston, ME, will be working on the Maine Power Reliability Program, the largest construction project in Maine’s history. Burns & McDonnell serves as Program Manager on the electric infrastructure improvements project.

Previously Wilding worked for Weston & Sampson Engineers as an Engineer. In his new role, Wilding will work with the transmission line team on the Southern Loop of the project. He will be involved in day-to-day management of construction and materials as well as project controls and contract management.

“The opportunity to become involved in the largest construction project in my home state of Maine was very appealing to me,” said Adam Wilding. “The experience that I will gain working for Burns & McDonnell, combined with the work culture and energy level that exists made this a great opportunity for me.”

Burns & McDonnell, an engineering, architecture and construction management firm, was recently named for the second consecutive year by FORTUNE® magazine as one of America’s “100 Best Companies to Work For.” The company continues to create new jobs throughout the Northeast including nearly 75 new jobs in Maine over the past 6 years.

“As our company continues to grow in Maine, we’re very excited to recruit local homegrown talent,” said Bill Allard, principal and manager of Burns & McDonnell’s Maine team. “Adam is a young energetic professional and we feel that his skills and experience make him very valuable to our team.”

A longtime resident of Lewiston, ME, Wilding graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering degree from Merrimack University in 2010.

About Burns & McDonnell

With multibillion dollars of experience designing and building the infrastructure that powers the Northeast, the Burns & McDonnell New England office has become a center for excellence in program management.

Burns & McDonnell, founded in 1898, provides engineering, architecture, construction, environmental and consulting services to clients throughout North America and abroad. More than 3,700 engineers, architects, scientists, planners, estimators, economists, technicians and other professionals work in 20 offices throughout the United States. For more information about Burns & McDonnell, visit its website at