Ben Erschen, PE, SE Joins McClure Engineering Co.

St. Louis, Missouri, April 23, 2018 – As part of its continued growth, McClure Engineering Co. (MEC), an Iowa-based civil and structural engineering firm, announces that Ben Erschen has joined the company’s St. Louis, Missouri office.

Erschen joins the MEC team as a Project Manager for the structures division. He is a key hire with his decade plus of experience in bridges – a new discipline that MEC is now able to offer to clients.

“Ben is a strategic addition to our structures group as we will immediately be competitive for all types and sizes of bridges for our municipal, county, and DOT clients. He will lead our bridge design and inspection efforts, as well as work to grow our bridge business serving our key clients across the Midwest,” said Paul Trombino III, President.

Erschen’s experience includes 11 of his 13 years working for Jacobs Engineering Co. as a Bridge Engineer and Project Manager. His expertise includes Locks & Dams, Flood Control Structures, and steel and concrete bridges for Municipalities, Counties and numerous Departments of Transportation. He brings leadership experience for short and medium span bridges, plate girder design, curved tub girder design, precast prestressed concrete girder design, and concrete substructure design. He has his Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Civil Engineering and is a PE in Missouri and a SE in Illinois.

About McClure Engineering Company

McClure Engineering Company (MEC) was founded in 1956. With a vision of building strong communities, MEC’s mission is to build relationships to help its clients be successful. MEC’s area of expertise is in guiding its clients on making long-term capital investments. The company specializes in public infrastructure and capital improvements planning in the areas of placemaking, transportation, water, wastewater, environmental, structural, rail, transloading, land development, aviation, surveying, mapping (including 3D high definition scanning and UAV mapping), county drainage and storm water management projects throughout the Midwest and nationally.

McClure Engineering Company has seven offices in Iowa, including Fort Dodge, Des Moines (Clive), North Liberty, Cedar Rapids, Sioux City, Spencer and Red Oak; and three locations in Missouri: Columbia, Lake Ozark and St. Louis. For more information on the company and services provided, email info@mecresults.com or visit www.mecresults.com.