Wright-Pierce, a multidiscipline engineering company with offices in New England, New York and Florida, is pleased to announce that David Gaipo has joined the firm as a Business Development/Client Service Manager.
Dave has over 24 years of experience in the operations and management of municipal water and wastewater facilities. He holds advanced Operator licenses for both water and wastewater facilities in RI, MA, CT and FL and is an American Public Works Association certified construction inspector. His expertise in operations optimization has resulted in significantly reduced facility operating costs for several utilities and municipalities. Dave previously worked for a multinational contract operations company where his responsibilities included operations management and compliance. He has also served as Project Manager on numerous Design/Build/Operate (DBO) water and wastewater infrastructure projects throughout New England.
Paul Birkel, Executive Vice President and Wastewater Practice leader, shares his enthusiasm about Dave joining Wright-Pierce’s diverse team of municipal engineering professionals. “Dave’s decades of experience, initially as a hands-on water and wastewater facility operator, then as a contract operator for multiple regional water and wastewater facilities, allows him to fully understand the complexities of all facets of municipal infrastructure management. From day-to-day facility operations and maintenance, multi-year oversight of contract and environmental regulatory compliance, as well as financial management and budgeting of long-term capital improvement plans, Dave’s arsenal of skills will no doubt provide added value for our clients.”
Wright-Pierce is an award-winning, multi-discipline engineering firm that has been providing water, wastewater and civil infrastructure services since 1947. Employee-owned and operated, Wright-Pierce’s 250+ engineers and support professionals are strategically located in offices throughout the Northeast and Florida.