Primera Engineers is pleased to announce the promotion of Adam Rehfeld to Vice President. Adam leads Primera’s electrical distribution group and is responsible for a team of more than 30 engineers and designers. He will continue to lead the firm’s distribution efforts in addition to being an integral part of Primera’s growth as we continue to expand our service offering to utilities nationwide.
In his role, Adam has embraced Primera’s commitment to providing exceptional expertise with superb service. Since joining Primera in 2014, Adam has overseen the successful completion of several distribution design programs for multiple utilities in the Midwest. He and his team focus on developing an unrivaled understanding of each utility’s software and standards to deliver a superior client experience.
Adam earned his Bachelor of Science in mechanical engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and previously worked with a global leader in the power industry managing multi-discipline projects across North America and Japan for clients like Exelon, Xcel Energy, Entergy, Duke Energy, Florida Power & Light and American Electric Power, among others.
“We are excited to recognize Adam’s dedication and commitment to Primera and to our utility clients,” said Erin Inman, Primera President and CEO. “We are proud to have Adam leading the distribution team for our Utilities division and look forward to his continued success at Primera,” she adds.
Founded in 1987, Primera is a full-service, certified woman-owned (WBE) engineering design and consulting firm offering a wide range of professional services with a focus in three major areas of expertise: Buildings, Transportation and Utilities. Primera’s Utilities division provides full-service electrical, civil, and structural engineering services to support electric and gas utilities, wind farms, renewables, transmissions systems, as well as generating, university and industrial facilities. Primera’s core service offerings include a wide range of professional services in the disciplines of mechanical, electrical, plumbing (M/E/P), structural, civil, and telecommunications engineering, as well as commissioning, energy, architecture, sustainability, life safety, lighting, transportation, natural gas, power delivery, project and construction management, and business consulting services.