FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 27, 2012
Contact: Amy Kay, Public Relations Coordinator
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Hanson’s Mat Fletcher named assistant vice president
PEORIA, Ill.— Hanson Professional Services Inc.’s board of directors recently named Mat Fletcher, P.E., S.E., an assistant vice president.
Fletcher, a project manager, joined the firm in 1999. He has worked with clients ranging from Class I railroads to industries and government agencies. Fletcher has specialized experience in planning, designing, bidding and constructing railroad bridges nationwide.
Fletcher is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers and the American Railway Engineering and Maintenance-of-Way Association (AREMA). He currently serves as a member of AREMA’s Committee 15, Steel Structures. This committee is responsible for the development and publication of recommended practices and information relating to the design, fabrication, erection and painting of steel railway bridges. He also is a member of the Fulton County Board, chairing the zoning committee.
Fletcher has a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and a master’s degree in civil engineering from Bradley University.
Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, architecture, planning and allied services. The Peoria regional office is located at 7625 N. University St., Suite 200, Peoria, IL 61614. The office may be reached by phone: (309) 691-0902 or fax: (309) 691-1327.