Messmore celebrates 25 years with Hanson


Photo by James Messmore

Jan. 10, 2020

Contact: Darrel Berry, Marketing Communications Manager
Hanson Professional Services Inc.
(217) 747-9291 

Messmore celebrates 25 years with Hanson

LISLE, Ill. — James Messmore, P.E., senior vice president and infrastructure market principal, recently celebrated 25 years of service at Hanson Professional Services Inc.

Messmore, who joined the company in 1995 and works at the Chicago regional office, develops and implements programs to achieve profitable growth, oversees staff and develops and maintains relationships with clients for the infrastructure market. He has been involved in a variety of transportation-related projects, including serving as principal-in-charge for the widening and reconstruction of a 22-mile section of Interstate 90 (Jane Addams Memorial Tollway) in Boone, Kane and McHenry counties and of a 3.6-mile section of the South Tri-State Tollway in Cook County, which involved the design of the Halsted Street interchange; and improvements for BNSF Railway Co. intermodal facilities in the Chicago area.

Messmore received bachelor’s degrees in biology in 1978 from Illinois Wesleyan University and in civil engineering in 1985 from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and is a licensed professional engineer in Illinois. He is a member of the American Council of Engineering Companies and its Risk Management Committee, American Council of Engineering Companies of Illinois, American Society of Civil Engineers, National Society of Professional Engineers and the Chicago Maintenance of Way Club.

Hanson is a national, employee-owned consulting firm providing engineering, planning and allied services. The Chicago regional office is located at 750 Warrenville Road, Suite 200, Lisle, IL 60532. The office may be reached by phone at (630) 990-3800.


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