HOUSTON, December 21, 2010 – James (Trip) Ferguson III has been named general manager of RePipe Construction (RePipe), a division of IPR, a leading provider of underground rehabilitation solutions with offices throughout the United States. IPR CEO Joseph A Cutillo made the announcement.
As General Manager, Mr. Ferguson will be responsible for supervising the execution of all functions on behalf of RePipe, in order to provide specialized pipe lining and rehabilitation services in the South Central United States.
“We are very excited to welcome Trip into the IPR family,” said Cutillo. “His knowledge, experience and skill level make him a great addition to our team, and an asset to our company and clients.”
Currently a Houston resident, Mr. Ferguson received his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Economics from the United States Naval Academy in 2002.
Prior to joining RePipe, he served as the Growth Leader of Europe, the Middle East and Africa Wind Projects in the Schenectady, New York office of General Electric, where he was responsible in leading the development of more than 50 strategic extended scope and turnkey project offerings.
IPR is a national leader and provider of underground rehabilitation solutions, with offices in six states, including CA, GA, FL, MI, TN and TX. Licensed in over 25 states, IPR uses the latest technologies in the industry and has patented pipe cleaning tools that provide the U.S. with the only “Green” environmentally friendly rehabilitation method. IPR is also a past recipient of the American Society of Civil Engineers award for best project in the past for their involvement with a 15-month project, which fixed a massive sinkhole in Sterling Heights, Mich. costing under $100 million. For more information, please http://www.teamipr.com.