Westfield, Massachusetts – April 22, 2014 – Tighe & Bond, a New England leader in civil and environmental engineering consulting, hired William Hardy, P.E. last week as the growing firm’s newly appointed Chief Operating Officer. In this role, Hardy will work with the firm’s management to ensure optimum service delivery to Tighe & Bond’s expanding customer base across all of its geographic locations.
Hardy, who will oversee all Tighe & Bond operations from the firm’s Westfield office, has 35 years of diverse professional civil and environmental engineering experience serving public and private clients. His design portfolio includes water, wastewater, solid waste, civil, highway, bridge, environmental, and building projects. In addition to his background in operations, he is well known for his business development efforts that have benefited clients throughout New England, New Jersey, and Texas.
“Bill’s professional expertise and recognition in our industry will be an asset as we accelerate Tighe & Bond’s next phase of growth,” says David Pinsky, President and CEO of Tighe & Bond. “He brings a commitment to high quality services that is essential to our clients and our firm’s mission. We are thrilled that he has joined our team.”
A resident of Holland, Massachusetts, Hardy earned both his Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering from Northeastern University. In addition, he holds an Associates of Science in Civil Engineering from Wentworth Institute. Hardy is a licensed professional engineer in Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, Maine, and Texas. He is also active in many professional organizations including the American Society of Civil Engineers, the Boston Society of Civil Engineers, the New England Water Environment Association, and the New England Water Works Association.
Tighe & Bond
Founded in 1911, Tighe & Bond is one of the most experienced engineering firms in New England, with offices in Pocasset, Westfield, and Worcester, Massachusetts; Middletown and Shelton, Connecticut; and Portsmouth, New Hampshire.
Engineering News Record annually ranks Tighe & Bond among the top design and environmental engineering firms nationally. ZweigWhite also recognized Tighe & Bond as one of the best engineering firms to work for in the nation at its 2012 Best Firms to Work for Summit in Seattle, Washington.
With a team of more than 240 employees, Tighe & Bond provides engineering and environmental services for clients in government, industry, healthcare, education, real estate, energy, and water/wastewater markets.