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Burns & McDonnell Announces Pelletier as Construction Leader for Great Lakes Region

Doug Pelletier
Doug Pelletier
CHICAGO, IL — Burns & McDonnell, a 100 percent employee-owned engineering, architecture, and construction firm, names Doug Pelletier to lead the construction practice for the firm's offices in Chicago, Illinois; Detroit, Michigan; Madison, Wisconsin; and Lexington, Kentucky. With over 28 years of experience across multiple construction verticals at various architecture-engineering-construction firms, he will oversee the strategic growth of the firm's construction operations.

"We are excited to welcome a proven leader with a strong safety focus to our construction team," said Scott Newland, Senior Vice President in Chicago for Burns & McDonnell. "Doug brings considerable knowledge of construction delivery methods and extensive construction self-perform experience that will continue to amplify our success throughout the region."

Pelletier is a Project Executive with significant experience in heavy construction and across various sectors, including highways, wastewater, water, power generation, and federal construction projects. He also served as Project Manager for the $1 billion construction of the conventional facilities for the Department of Energy's Long Baseline Neutrino Facility sites at Fermilab in Batavia, Illinois, and Lead, South Dakota.

"It's fantastic to join a company with such a strong culture of safety and quality," Pelletier said. "I'm excited to see this growing team of construction professionals positively impact our clients' projects. It's an incredible time to join Burns & McDonnell."

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