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NORWALK, CONNECTICUT, October 25, 2017 – EMCOR Group, Inc. (NYSE: EME) today announced the election of William P. Reid to the Company’s Board of Directors.
Prior to his retirement, Mr. Reid, 68, served as the Chief Executive Officer of EMCOR Industrial Services, Inc. and Ohmstede Ltd. Mr. Reid first joined Ohmstede in 1999 as its President and CEO. Ohmstede was acquired by EMCOR in 2007 and became the platform for EMCOR Industrial Services. Before joining Ohmstede, Mr. Reid spent over 20 years in the oil and gas industry, starting his career with Cameron Iron Works and becoming the President of NL Drilling Services, which provided directional drilling equipment and Measurement While Drilling (MWD) tools to the worldwide oil and gas industry.
Stephen W. Bershad, Chairman of the Board of EMCOR Group, Inc., commented, “We are pleased that Bill will remain associated with the Company by moving from serving as the CEO of EMCOR Industrial Services to the Board of Directors. Bill had a successful career in the oil and gas industry and has led the growth and success of our industrial operations. Bill is an ideal addition to our Board. I look forward to leveraging Bill’s strategic, operational and financial vision as we continue to grow our business and drive value for our shareholders.”
Mr. Reid received a B.I.E. from General Motors Institute and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
EMCOR Group, Inc. is a Fortune 500 leader in mechanical and electrical construction services, industrial and energy infrastructure and building services. This press release and other press releases may be viewed at the Company’s Web site at www.emcorgroup.com