WK Dickson appoints new senior project manager to Water Resources Group

WK Dickson & Co. Inc. is pleased to announce that Charles R. "Bob" Froneberger, PE, has been named senior project manager for WK Dickson. Froneberger assumes responsibility for the design and management of a variety of environmental and water resources related projects. He will be based in the firm's Charlotte, N.C., office...

CHARLOTTE, Oct. 5, 2004 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Charles R. "Bob" Froneberger, PE, has been named senior project manager for WK Dickson. Froneberger assumes responsibility for the design and management of a variety of environmental and water resources related projects. He will be based in the firm's Charlotte, N.C., office.

Froneberger received both a bachelor's degree in civil engineering a master's degree in environmental systems engineering from Clemson University. His experience includes comprehensive design and project management of water and wastewater systems for various municipal and industrial projects throughout the southeast. His design expertise include preliminary engineering studies, capital improvement cost evaluations, system-wide retrofitting and new full-service treatment facilities.

"With more than 30 plus years of experience in civil and environmental engineering, Bob will play an important role in the firm's continuing strategic expansion of our Water Resources Group. His impressive portfolio of work will help us serve our client's infrastructure needs better than ever before," said David Pond, WK Dickson's executive vice president and COO.

Froneberger has held senior-level management positions throughout his career. He joins WK Dickson after most recently working with ARCADIS, Inc. where he was responsible for many large municipal projects throughout Georgia and the Carolinas.

Froneberger is a registered Professional Engineer in North Carolina, South Carolina, New Jersey, Georgia, Florida, Alabama, Tennessee, and Virginia. He currently serves as chairman of the Engineering Management Committee of the Water Environment Association of South Carolina, and is also chairman of the Water Environment Federation - Blue Ridge Foothills District Chapter.

About WK Dickson
WK Dickson (www.wkdickson.com) is a multi-disciplined consulting firm specializing in community infrastructure solutions including: transportation planning and design; environmental and water resources engineering; community planning and development; and geospatial technology. Celebrating its 75th anniversary in 2004, the firm's headquarters have been in Charlotte since 1929. It now operate six offices -- Charlotte, Hickory, Raleigh and Wilmington, N.C.; Columbia, S.C.; and Atlanta -- with nearly 200 employees strategically located throughout the Southeastern U.S. WK Dickson continues to be one of the fastest growing engineering consulting firms in the region.

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