Atlanta, GA, September 18, 2014 --(PR.com
)-- McKim & Creed, Inc., an engineering, geomatics and planning firm with offices throughout the South, announces that F. Keith Laguaite, P.E. has joined the company’s Atlanta office as regional manager. In this role, he will lead McKim & Creed’s water and wastewater engineering projects throughout Georgia, as well as diversify the company’s service offerings in the Atlanta area to include water and wastewater treatment, system modeling, instrumentation and controls, and pipeline renewal/replacement studies and design.
Laguaite has 25 years’ experience in municipal water/wastewater operations, design, technical sales and business development. For seven years he served in Fulton County’s Water Services Group, with positions including engineering administrator. Most recently, he worked with Fluidra USA as the Industrial Division Sales Manager, providing fiber reinforced plastic (FRP) solutions for advanced water treatment process applications throughout the U.S. He also served as a project manager for the water/wastewater consulting firms of Norit Americas and PAC Engineering.
“Keith’s diverse background includes experience as an owner, consultant and vendor in the water/wastewater industry. As a result, he has developed a unique understanding of our clients’ needs and will partner with them to develop cost-effective solutions for their water-related needs,” said Robert Garland, PE, Southeast regional manager with McKim & Creed.
Laguaite graduated from Auburn University with a degree in chemical engineering. He is a member of the Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP).
McKim & Creed provides engineering services from its Atlanta location and surveying services from its Lawrenceville office. The 350-person, employee-owned firm has a total of 19 offices throughout the South, and offers multi-disciplined engineering capabilities to support its water, wastewater and stormwater projects, as well as civil/environmental engineering, facilities engineering, airborne and mobile LiDAR, subsurface utility engineering, and hydrographic and conventional surveying services for the municipal, energy, development and institutional markets. For more information about McKim & Creed, visit www.mckimcreed.com.