SOURCE: Parsons


March 23, 2010 13:04 ET

Andrechak Joins Parsons as Environmental Sector Manager

PASADENA, CA--(Marketwire - March 23, 2010) - Parsons is pleased to announce that Ed Andrechak has joined the firm as Vice President for its Environmental Division.

Mr. Andrechak has more than 27 years of experience in environmental consulting and project management for industry-leading corporations and has led multimillion-dollar programs for the petroleum, chemical, pharmaceuticals, and manufacturing industries. His expertise spans RCRA, CERCLA, and NPDES compliance; wastewater process design optimization; hazardous waste facility closure; and international waste minimization. Prior to joining Parsons, he served as Vice President, Regional Manager at an engineering, construction, and technical services firm where he managed a diversified environmental and engineering business in the eastern United States and Canada with more than 650 employees.

"I am incredibly excited to have Ed join our team," stated Mike Walsh, Parsons Group President. "His skills will add to an already dynamic group and will complement our industry-leading sediment and industrial remediation business."

Mr. Andrechak holds a bachelor's degree in engineering from Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University and a master's degree in business administration from the University of California, Los Angeles.

Parsons, celebrating more than 65 years of growth in the engineering and construction industry, is a leader in many diversified markets with a focus on infrastructure, environmental, and defense/security. Parsons delivers design/design-build, program and construction management, professional services, and innovative alternative delivery solutions to private industrial customers worldwide, as well as federal, regional, and local government agencies. For more about Parsons, please visit