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Raleigh, NC, United States, 2008/03/12 - R.V. Buric Construction Consultants, the premier consultant to the world's diverse construction industry, has promoted Ronald E. Wright. P.E., to COO.
In his new capacity, Wright will manage the company’s various processes for serving clients quickly and effectively. He also will oversee all daily business operations such as accounting, human resources, risk management, information systems, facilities and quality assurance. Wright will work out of Buric’s Wilmington, N.C., branch office.
“As a long-time member of the Buric family, Ron has demonstrated to us time and again his tremendous knowledge and skills,” said Bill Zollinger, president and CEO. “I am pleased that he has accepted this position, and I know he will serve us well in his new role.”
As head of the Buric’s Building Diagnostic Services division, Wright is one of the country’s leading experts on building diagnostic issues, including understanding sources of water intrusion, evaluating design and construction deficiencies, and defining and managing corrective efforts. Wright’s work has been featured on “The CBS Evening News with Dan Rather” and he has testified as an expert witness in more than 100 litigation cases.
An industry veteran of 28 years, Wright holds a bachelor’s of science degree in civil engineering and a master’s degree in business administration. A registered professional engineer in six states, Wright is a member of the American Society for Testing and Materials, the International Code Council, the American Society of Civil Engineers and Professional Engineers of North Carolina.
Established in 1968, Buric supports the world’s diverse construction industry by providing construction planning and critical path method scheduling; construction claims resolution, including forensic investigation, demonstrative graphics and expert witness capability; surety contract management; building diagnostics and rehabilitation; project management and control; and architectural and engineering services.
Even more importantly, it is the manner in which Buric provides these services that sets the firm apart. Buric employees are extremely knowledgeable and accomplished industry experts – the very best in their fields – who take pride in providing accurate, thorough and responsive service while maintaining the highest standards of ethics and professionalism. It explains why most of Buric’s business comes from long-standing repeat clients and referred business.