Parsons appoints new executive VP of design-build-construction
Parsons Construction Group recently announced that it has appointed Donald Graul as executive vice president of design-build construction.
|Parsons Executive VP Donald Graul|
PASADENA, CA, Feb. 3, 2015 -- Parsons Construction Group, an engineering, construction, technical, and management services firm, recently announced that it has appointed Donald Graul as executive vice president (VP) of design-build construction.
In this role, Graul will plan, direct and manage all activities of the design-build function of Parsons North American organization. He rejoins the company after a brief tenure outside the firm as a senior VP of global alternative delivery.
"We welcome Don back to Parsons and are confident his extensive experience will further enhance Parsons' leadership in the area of design-build construction," said Garry Higdem, Parsons group president. "He has proven management and strategic capabilities, plus a strong record of success on multibillion-dollar design-build projects and public-private partnerships."
Graul has more than 33 years of industry experience and holds a bachelor's degree in civil engineering from the University of Nebraska. He is a registered professional engineer in 10 states: AZ, CA, CO, NE, NV, NM, OR, TX, UT, and WA. Graul is also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers, Design-Build Institute of America and American Road and Transportation Builders Association.
Parsons, celebrating 70 years of growth in the engineering, construction, technical, and professional services industries, is a specialist in many diversified markets with a focus on defense/security, industrial and infrastructure. The company delivers design/design-build, program/construction management and other professional services packaged in innovative alternative delivery methods to federal, regional and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide. For more information, visit www.parsons.com