FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Jan. 20, 2015
Contact: Darrel Berry, Marketing Communications Manager
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
Packman joins Hanson’s headquarters
SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Thomas Packman, EIT, engineer intern, recently joined Hanson Professional Services Inc.’s headquarters in Springfield, Ill. Assigned to the firm’s power and industry market, he will assist with structural design for public agency and private industry clients.
Packman previously held an internship at Hanson, during which he performed modeling and detailing using building design software, reinforced masonry design and steel design. He also was a structural designer for an engineering, surveying and planning firm in Waterloo, Ill., where he assisted with construction phase design services, bridge design, bridge-load ratings and inspections.
He received a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE), where he was a treasurer of Chi Epsilon, a civil engineering honor society. He is pursuing a master’s degree in civil engineering from SIUE.
Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, planning and allied services. The firm’s corporate headquarters is located at 1525 S. Sixth St., Springfield, IL 62703. The office may be reached by phone at (217) 788-2450.