Meininger to lead ongoing strategy of service excellence, growth in the core business, and expansion of service offerings utilizing digital tools and analytics
Horsham, PA – May 8th, 2023 – Inframark, a leading provider of water and wastewater operations & maintenance services across the U.S., today announced the appointment of Steve Meininger, P.E., as its Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Meininger joins Inframark from Jacobs and its subsidiary CH2M, where he held a number of roles within the Global Operations Management (O&M) and Facility Services business for more than 29-years, including the role of Global O&M business unit lead for the past ten years.
Mr. Meininger plans to continue to develop the company’s long-term growth strategy with a focus on expanding service offerings in its core business units through investment in digital tools and analytics to deliver efficient, innovative solutions to communities across the country. Inframark’s appointment of Mr. Meininger also underscores the company’s commitment to further integrate all business units to create more value and higher levels of service to Inframark clients.
“We are pleased to welcome Steve as our new CEO and member of the Inframark Board,” said Charlie Hocking, member of Inframark’s Board of Directors and former CEO of Hazen and Sawyer. He has a proven track record for leading large-scale infrastructure businesses with a focus on growing the core business while also investing in innovation and is an expert in water and wastewater operations.”
“I am excited to join Inframark and believe the company is uniquely positioned to be the leading water infrastructure services business in North America, with best-in-class quality and compliance, and a culture that values employees and provides opportunities for career advancement,” said Mr. Meininger. “Inframark is steadfast in its focus on Operations & Maintenance and related infrastructure support services and digital solutions. With its integrated platform, Inframark has a formidable set of capabilities and expertise including outsourced operations, maintenance, administrative services, and digital solutions for water and wastewater utilities, municipalities, and private communities. I look forward to leveraging these capabilities in our next phase of growth, rooted in providing exceptional service to our clients over the long-term.”
Mr. Meininger is a Professional Engineer (P.E.) and holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering from Virginia Tech and a Master’s in Environmental Engineering from Clemson University. He has served on the board of the National Association of Water Companies for the past eight years and serves as the chair of the Executive Committee and Leadership Council for Water for People.
Inframark, LLC (www.inframark.com) is a leading provider of public and private infrastructure services across the U.S., leveraging the use of automation and intelligent data solutions in water and wastewater operations and maintenance, management of community infrastructure, and data systems integration. With more than 40 years of experience managing water-related infrastructure, the company employs 2,500 people serving more than 400 clients in 21 states. Inframark manages facilities that can treat a billion gallons of drinking water and wastewater daily.