February 2, 2015

February 2, 2015

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Kaitlyn Wilburn Project Engineer - Knoxville Region Messer Construction Co.

Kaitlyn Wilburn
Project Engineer – Knoxville Region
Messer Construction Co.

Messer Construction Co. recently hired University of Tennessee graduate Kaitlyn Wilburn as a project engineer.

Wilburn earned a Bachelor of Science degree in civil engineering from the UT College of Engineering in 2014. She is currently working with the Messer team on the University of Tennessee West Campus Redevelopment project, a $234 million replacement of the Presidential Court student housing complex.

“Kaitlyn shares Messer’s passion for the construction industry,” Messer Senior Project Executive John Blum said. “We are glad to add her to our accomplished team.”

Wilburn is from Knoxville and currently resides in Fountain City.

About Messer Construction Co.

Messer Construction Co. is a construction manager and general contractor providing leadership for complex commercial building projects. An employee-owned company, Messer builds better lives for its customers, communities and each other, and delivers value through quality construction and client experiences. Founded in 1932, Messer’s footprint has grown to nine regional offices located across the Midwest and Southeast. The company is consistently ranked among the country’s 100 largest contractors by Engineering News-Record, and in fiscal 2013, Messer put in place more than $830 million in commercial construction. Messer now stands as one of the nation’s leading health care and higher education builders, and also boasts extensive, award-winning work in the life sciences and industrial market segments. Messer employees live where they work, resulting in the company’s sustained commitment to building better communities. That commitment has remained paramount throughout Messer’s growth, and it is achieved annually through the company’s own foundation and through the time, service and dollars invested by its employee-owners in community organizations and causes.