Eric Banks Joins Gilbane Building Company as part of Gilbane Environmental

Seasoned industry veteran brings more than 30 years of experience to support clients globally for Gilbane Environmental

Providence, RI – January 18, 2016 – Gilbane Building Company welcomes Eric Banks as Vice eric banksPresident of Gilbane Environmental and Ordinance Services.  He brings over 30 years of experience in the management and marketing of engineering operations and construction services across several industries including environmental, oil and gas, mining, and energy.

Mr. Banks brings a range of perspectives on environmental programs through his many years in leadership working in various market sectors.  Prior to joining Gilbane, he served as Environmental Director for ECC, and Senior Program Manager for Jacobs Engineering.  He has managed over $1B of programs and projects for the Department of Defense, including NAVFAC CLEAN, USACE TERC, and AFCEC RACs, Uranium Mine remediation for Department of Energy, and radiological remediation for private industry.

“We are very excited to have Eric join the Gilbane Environmental and Ordinance team”, says Matt Tierney, Senior Vice President, Gilbane Building Company, “his past work experience fits perfectly with our current backlog of work and future growth plans for this Business Unit.”

Mr. Banks holds a Master of Science degree in Geotechnical/Geological Engineering from University of Nevada, Reno as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology/Environmental Science from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon.  He is a member of the Society of American Military Engineers, as well as the National Society of Professional Engineers.

About Gilbane Building Company

Gilbane Building Company provides a full slate of construction and facilities-related services—from preconstruction planning and integrated consulting capabilities, to comprehensive construction management, close-out and facility management services—for clients across various markets. Founded in 1873 and still a privately held, family-owned company, Gilbane has more than 50 office locations around the world.

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