SEATTLE, WA — James Reed is maritime manager for the Pacific Northwest at WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, a global engineering and professional services organization.
In his new position, Mr. Reed will be responsible for business development, client relations and management of projects within the firm’s Pacific Northwest maritime business sector. He will be based in the Seattle office.
Mr. Reed has more than 34 years of experience as a civil engineer, project manager, construction manager, and quality assurance/quality control manager for planning, design and construction of marine terminals, waterfront structures, gate facilities, terminal buildings, pavements, utilities, and rail transportation projects. His expertise also includes strategic asset management and conducting facility condition assessments for ports, military, and municipal facilities. Prior to joining WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, he held project and program management positions with other maritime and international engineering firms in the Pacific Northwest.
A licensed professional engineer in Washington state, Mr. Reed received an M.S. in civil engineering from Johns Hopkins University and a B.S. in civil engineering from Montana State University. His professional affiliations include the American Society of Civil Engineers.
About WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff
WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff, one of the world's leading engineering and professional services consulting firms, provides services designed to transform the built environment and restore the natural one. In May 2017, WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff will rebrand as WSP.
The firm’s expertise ranges from environmental remediation and urban planning, to engineering iconic buildings and designing sustainable transport networks, to developing the energy sources of the future and enabling new ways of extracting essential resources. Approximately 36,700 employees, including engineers, technicians, scientists, planners, surveyors, program and construction management professionals, as well as various environmental experts, work for this dynamic organization in more than 500 offices across 40 countries worldwide. wsp-pb.com/usa WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff has numerous openings in engineering, technical and managerial positions across the United States. Job descriptions, locations and benefits are posted on the firm’s careers site.