Press Release

Press Release

R.H. Batterman Announces the Hiring of Transportation Engineer, Jason Dupuis

 

Beloit, WI- November 17, 2021: R.H. Batterman welcomes Jason Dupuis as Transportation Engineer effective November 15, 2021.
 
Dupuis graduated from Iowa State University with a degree in Civil Engineering. He previously worked for the City of Beloit-Engineering Division for 20+ years where his responsibilities included capital project design and management, construction oversite, traffic engineering management, transportation planning, site plan review, budgeting, and staff oversite. 

Dupuis shares, “I am grateful for the opportunity to join a well-respected, growing company and look forward to the opportunity to contribute to the continued standard of engineering excellence that has been established at Batterman.”

"I have known Mr. Dupuis for over 20 years, his dedication to the Engineering Profession and his overall level of professionalism will be a great addition to our growing company" adds Frank McKearn, President of R.H. Batterman. "Mr. Dupuis is well respected in his field, and we welcome him to the Batterman Family. Attracting someone with Jason’s skill and knowledge fits quite well with our long-term strategic plans."

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.
 
 

Norin Joins R.H. Batterman as Survey Crew Chief

 
Beloit, WI- October 7, 2021: R.H. Batterman expands the Land Surveying Department with the hiring of Steven Norin as Survey Crew Chief. Norin graduated from Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, Iowa with a degree in Civil Engineering and Construction Management Technology in 2010. He brings a variety of valuable skills, including roadway, land topo, and boundary surveys, as well as experience with CAD. Norin also spent 5 years as a
Construction Manager on large industrial renovations with an emphasis on laser scanning, 3D modeling, and BIM.
 

When asked about his new position with Batterman, Norin explained, “I am excited to be joining a team with such a long history of surveying with a family-oriented atmosphere and close ties to the community.”

R.H. Batterman President, Frank McKearn shares, "Steve is a great fit for our growing survey department. His approach to problem solving and mastery of the ever-changing technology in the land surveying profession will be a tremendous asset to everyone he works with. We are excited to have him as part of our team."

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Grows Civil Design Team

 
Beloit, WI- October 7, 2021: R.H. Batterman announces the addition of Gregory Lange as Engineering Technician. Lange previously worked for the City of Milwaukee as an Engineering Drafting Technician. His 20 years of experience include gathering platting information and utilizing CAD to prepare local and WisDOT paving plan sets, development of environmental and water utility plan sets for construction, and CSM, subdivision, and engineering quarter section plan maintenance and development. He also has experience assisting survey crew members in the field.
 

Lange shares, “I take pride in joining such a respected and dedicated company, and look forward to integrating my expertise, as well as learning and growing with the staff here at Batterman."

R.H. Batterman President, Frank McKearn adds, "I have gotten to know Greg over the last few years and when we had an opening in our growing engineering department, he was the first person I contacted. His dedication to our industry and skills fit our company's goals perfectly. We are excited he was able to join our team."

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Welcomes Simek to the Survey Team

 
Beloit, WI- October 8, 2021: R.H. Batterman is happy to share the hiring of Kylene Simek as Survey Crew Chief. Simek comes to Batterman with six years of surveying experience, specifically with topography, contours, plats, and legal descriptions. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Geography, specializing in GIS and Land Surveying. Simek is working toward earning her Professional Surveying License.
 

Simek adds, “I’m very excited to be working with Batterman as I earn my Professional License. I am looking forward to being part of the expansion into Walworth County.”

"As our company continues to grow to meet our clients' needs, we are excited to have Kylene join our Survey Department," said Frank McKearn, President of R.H. Batterman. "Her years of experience and technical skills are a great compliment to our long-standing leadership in the land surveying industry."

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Adds New Talent to the Engineering Team

 
Beloit, WI- June 17, 2021: R.H. Batterman welcomes Kieran Conley as Civil Engineer. Conley, originally from West Bend, recently graduated from the University of Wisconsin – Platteville with a Bachelor of Science in Environmental Engineering. His previous experience includes working for the Ozaukee County Highway Department, where he assisted in culvert installation, hydroseeding, pothole patching, and painting road surface markings.
 

When asked about his new position, Conley shared, “I am eager to be joining the team of professionals at R.H. Batterman and look forward to contributing to the company’s history of quality service.”

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

Burke Joins R.H. Batterman as Engineering Technician

 

Beloit, WI- June 10, 2021: R.H. Batterman is pleased to share the addition of Ryan Burke as Engineering Technician. Burke will be working out of Batterman’s Elkhorn office.

Burke joins Batterman with over 6 years of experience and began his career at Northwind Technical Services in Glendale, WI. There, he surveyed utilities and provided design services for fiber optic routing. He later became an inspector with Ruekert & Mielke in Waukesha, WI, where he provided inspection services for various municipalities on public infrastructure improvement projects which included sewer, watermain, storm sewer, and road construction. Burke also assisted survey crews with field data collection.

Ryan adds, “I am thrilled to be joining the Batterman Team! I am looking forward to becoming a contributor to the growth and positive reputation Batterman has worked diligently to create and uphold.”

“We’re very excited to have Ryan join the Batterman Team,” shares Batterman Principal, Todd Needham. “Ryan strengthens our already talented construction management group, and his field experience will be a tremendous asset as he supports our design engineers during project development.”

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Announces New Hire, Lynn Books

 

Beloit, WI- May 19, 2021: R.H. Batterman is eager to announce the hiring of Lynn Books as Survey Technician/Drafter. Books’ position was effective May 10.

With 10+ years of experience in CAD drafting, Books brings valuable experience to the Batterman team. Her background includes CAD drafting for land surveying services, including residential site plans, commercial development plans, multi-family construction plans, as well as other surveys and plats, topographical mappings, rezone, and conditional use maps.

Books shared, “I am elated to be joining the prestigious Batterman team and eager to contribute in any way that I can, towards the company’s positive future growth and commitment to quality.”

“Our goal at Batterman is to hire the best, most talented people in our industry, and the hiring of Ms. Books fulfills that goal,” said Frank McKearn, President of R.H. Batterman. “She will supplement our growing survey department, especially as we continue to expand into Walworth County.”

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Adds to Project Management Team

 

Beloit, WI- February 4, 2021: R.H. Batterman welcomes Matthew Fueston, EIT as Civil Project Manager. Fueston's position began February 1.

Fueston brings proven experience providing project management and owner representation services for large capital construction projects and complex manufacturing facilities, as well as additional experience in civil site design, utility coordination, and highway drainage design. His background also includes international project management and construction management, estimating, scheduling, budget forecasting and management, contracts and negotiating, client management, and report preparation for client executives and regulatory agencies.

When asked about his new role with Batterman, Fueston explained, “I am excited to join the Batterman team and continue to build on the rich history that this company has in serving clients both in and around the state of Wisconsin."

Batterman Principal, Todd Needham, adds, “We are extremely pleased to share the addition of Matthew to our staff. Matthew’s design and project management background will be a great complement to our growing team."

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Expands Land Surveying Team

 

Beloit, WI- January 5, 2021: R.H. Batterman is pleased to announce the addition of Brad Rega to the Survey Technician team, effective January 4.

Rega comes with 15 years of experience as a Licensed Land Title Agent and brings 2 years of survey field experience within the pipeline, construction, and residential sectors.

“As Batterman continues to implement our long-range strategic plan, growing our Land Surveying Services has been a high priority,” said Frank McKearn, President at R.H. Batterman. “Mr. Rega’s attention to detail and understanding of the latest technology in the surveying profession will complement our 104-year tradition of surveying excellence in Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin.”

Rega explained, “With 15+ years of experience as a licensed Land Title Agent in Arkansas, and 2 years of surveying experience doing pipeline, construction, and residential, I took a leap of faith and uprooted from Arkansas to Wisconsin to join the Batterman family. I am beyond excited to begin my new journey!”

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.

R.H. Batterman Hires Hughes as Marketing and Communications Manager

 

Beloit, WI- January 5, 2021: R.H. Batterman is excited to announce Abby Hughes as the Marketing and Communications Manager, effective January 4. Hughes will be responsible for developing a strategic marketing plan and building brand awareness.

After earning her B.S. in Communication Studies from the University of Wisconsin- River Falls, Hughes came back to her roots and began her marketing career as a Digital Marketing Specialist for Foremost Media in Janesville, Wisconsin. Hughes brings a variety of skills including search engine optimization, content development, social media management, paid ads management, and email marketing.

"The hiring of Ms. Hughes corresponds with our business growth goals of extending our team with solid experience and expertise," said R.H. Batterman President, Frank McKearn. "We look forward to Abby developing our marketing department and refining our footprint across our three major service lines of Land Surveying, Civil Design services and Construction Management."

Hughes shared, “I couldn’t be more thrilled to join the Batterman team. Batterman’s growth is undeniable and I am excited to bring value that will help keep that momentum going.”

R.H. Batterman and Co., Inc. (Batterman) is a full-service civil engineering firm headquartered in Beloit, Wisconsin. The firm provides a variety of services including civil engineering, land surveying, urban planning and design, and construction and project management to state, municipal, and private sector clients throughout Wisconsin and Illinois.