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McShane Construction Company Promotes Elmer to Director of Field Operations - Southwest Region

October 20, 2014

Jeffrey A. Raday, P.E., President of McShane Construction Company, is pleased to announce that Milt Elmer has been promoted to Director of Field Operations - Southwest Region.

Elmer offers over 40 years of construction supervisory experience and has demonstrated his skillful job site management expertise through the successful completion of numerous high-profile projects for the firm. He will coordinate his staff and field responsibilities from McShane Construction’s Phoenix, Arizona office.

As Director of Field Operations – Southwest Region, Elmer will provide on-site field management and overall leadership of project superintendents and on-site construction activities for assignments undertaken within the Southwest and Western Regions. He will also be responsible for directing and implementing the firm’s comprehensive Safety and Quality Assurance Programs as well as on-going superintendent and field engineer training and mentoring.

Since joining McShane Construction in 2006, Elmer has been instrumental in the delivery of numerous assignments for many highly-respected clients. Most recently, he served as the on-site point person for the fast-track construction and tenant improvement assignment for a global e-commerce retailer at Cherry Logistics Center, a 575,000 square foot, Class A industrial building in Newark, California. He also oversaw and directed the delivery of the new 72,000 square foot U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Outpatient Clinic in Gilbert, Arizona.

His other recent projects include an 820,000 square foot build-to-suit for W.W. Grainger, Inc. in Patterson, California; a 1.3 million square foot manufacturing facility in Mesa, Arizona, for First Solar; Sarah’s Place at Glencroft memory care complex in Glendale, Arizona; a three-story, LEED-Silver office building for Orbital Sciences Corporation in Chandler, Arizona; the four-building Westside Business Park industrial development in Tolleson, Arizona; and a 75,000 square foot tenant improvement for Clear Channel Communications, Inc. in Phoenix, Arizona, among others.

“I am pleased to announce the promotion of Milt Elmer to this leadership role within our firm,” remarked Raday. “Over the years, Milt continues to demonstrate his skilled expertise and superb management skills as he leads the on-site personnel and field operations for numerous projects within Arizona, California and the greater Southwestern Region. We look forward to benefiting from his seasoned and insightful construction practices that provide advantages to our clients and staff.”

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