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Stephen R. Gates, P.E., DEE, has joined management consulting and engineering firm R.W. Beck, Inc. as a Client Services Director for the Water and Waste Resources practice.
In this position, Gates will draw on his 29 years of experience in alternative methods for capital project completion and utility management consulting to provide comprehensive program management, facilities planning, management consulting, detailed design and construction management services for water and waste management utilities. He will use his expertise to help expand R.W. Beck’s National Water and Waste Resources Practice, helping utility clients achieves their efficiency goals.
Prior to joining R.W. Beck, Gates was with the Boston office of MWH, Inc. of Broomfield, Colo., where he led the Eastern U.S. Program Management Practice, which included significant engineering and consulting work for the New York City Department of Environmental Protection. Previously, Gates was senior vice president with Camp Dresser & McKee of Cambridge, Mass.
Gates, who lives in Andover, Mass., is board-certified by the American Academy of Environmental Engineers, a registered professional engineer and a licensed construction contractor. Gates graduated from Hebron Academy, Hebron, Maine, and holds a bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Tufts University, in Boston.