Hennigan Engineering Company Inc. welcomes Stephen J. Silva to the Hennigan family as our Director of Engineering & Shared Services. Mr. Silva brings over twenty-five years of professional experience to our team. He holds a Civil / Environmental Engineering degree from the University of Vermont as well as a degree in Offshore Marine Technology from the Florida Institute of Technology. In addition, he holds a U.S. Coast Guard Merchant Mariner License.
For more than a decade just prior to joining our team, he was engaged as a Senior Project Manager / Assistant Wastewater Operations Division Manager for an ENR top 500 consulting firm of Engineers and Scientists. In that capacity, he developed site and wastewater treatment system designs and managed the construction of those designs. He developed new business and managed a variety high profile projects and clients in the public, private and government / military market sectors. This included overseas assignments in Romania and Moldova on energy and clean water projects involving presentations to high level United States, Romanian and Moldovan Government Environmental Officials. During his tenure at that firm; he developed strong relationships with Hennigan Engineering over the years and often called in Hennigan Engineering to work with him on numerous projects. Mr. Silva and Hennigan Engineering come together not as a new relationship but as an existing relationship made stronger.
Mr. Silva’s diverse and unique experience further includes owning a construction company in Vermont as well as off-shore work off the coast of Alaska and with the Massachusetts Maritime Academy and the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute.
Hennigan Engineering, Inc. takes pride in having a reputation for solving unique and complex problems for our clients. It takes unique and diverse people to achieve such a reputation. Mr. Silva’s diverse experience and education as well as his can-do attitude are a solid and welcome supplement to our proud reputation, our existing operations and our intentions to grow the firm into new areas of challenge and complexity. Hennigan Engineering is the industry leader in Condenser Tube Cleaning, Heat Exchanger Tube Cleaning, Hydroblasting, Hydrolasing, Speciality Concrete Hydrodemolition, Helium Leak Detection, Condenser Tube Leak Detection, Video Inspection Services, Water Intrusion Repair and Speciality Coatings Removal and Application to the Nuclear and Power Generation Customers.