ms consultants, inc., an engineering, architectural, and planning firm headquartered in Columbus, Ohio announced that Doug Amos has joined the company as Director of the Environmental Business Unit. Mr. Amos brings more than 25 years of experience to the ms team, with specialties in complex utility systems, water/wastewater treatment, and business management and leadership.
Mr. Amos received a biology degree from Fairmont State University and started his career at a wastewater treatment plant. Having found the work extremely engaging and meaningful, he began his own environmental consulting firm. Through the hands-on experience, Mr. Amos has come to heavily rely on the communication and collaboration of his teams to balance the changing needs of clients with available resources and budgets.
Aging infrastructure is an aspect of Mr. Amos’s industry that he feels holds growing importance. “We are living off the investments of prior generations. Increased investment is needed to sustain our quality of life, be prepared for future growth and maintain our competitive edge in a global economy.”
Over the years, Mr. Amos has been a very active member of West Virginia’s sections of the American Water Works Association, Water Environment Association, and Municipal Water Quality Association. Mr. Amos has frequently served as an emcee, speaker, and trainer for these organizations. He has also worked as a certified operator trainer at the West Virginia Environmental Training Center for 20 years. This has allowed him to work with many young professionals, further developing their sills and improving the future of the industry.
About ms consultants, inc.
ms is a multidiscipline engineering, architecture, and planning firm for the transportation, environmental, architecture, commercial, sustainability, railroad and construction industries. Founded in 1963, ms is now in its second generation of family ownership. Today, the firm has nearly 400 employees among nine offices in Indiana, North Carolina, Ohio, Pennsylvania and West Virginia. ms consistently ranks as one of the “Top 500 Design Firms” by Engineering News-Record and has been named a “Top 300 Architectural Firm” by Architectural Record.
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