LAN Opens Midwest Office

Planning, engineering, and program management firm Lockwood, Andrews & Newnam, Inc. announced on Jan. 30 the opening of a Midwest office in Oakbrook Terrace, a suburb of Chicago, Ill.

The Midwest office will focus on water-related projects in Illinois, Wisconsin, Michigan, Indiana, and Ohio. Warren Green, P.E., will serve as the director of the office.

Green has more than 30 years of experience in engineering management and supervision of complex water treatment, pump station facilities, and water transmission main projects. He has successfully guided water system improvements through all necessary phases including feasibility studies, pilot testing, design, financial evaluation, land acquisition, construction, start-up, and operation. His expertise is in the areas of facilities design, construction management, and contract administration.

Green has worked with the Green Bay Water Utility in Green Bay, Wis., for 12 years, serving as a project manager for design and contract administration tasks. These included the expansion of a 10-million-gallon-per-day raw water pumping station, construction of approximately 17 miles of 54-inch steel water transmission main, and expansion of its water treatment plant in 1997 and 2004. He also oversaw a $376 million project in DuPage County, Ill., where he was responsible for contract administration and construction management of 140 miles of water transmission mains.

He is an active member of the American Water Works Association (AWWA) and the American Society of Civil Engineers. He is the chair for the AWWA Stainless Steel Pipe Standards Committee, a member of the AWWA Steel Pipe Standards Committee, and a member of the AWWA Steel Water Main Producers Technical Advisory Committee.