Weitz welcomes VP of heavy industrial construction operations

Jim W.

The Weitz Company, a national full-service construction firm, announces the addition of James (Jim) Wenzel as Vice President of Construction Operations for the Heavy Industrial segment.

Wenzel joins Weitz with more than 40 years of project management, engineering and construction management experience in a broad spectrum of industries. His most recent position was as a manager of construction in the oil and gas industry, with a background that also includes refinery, petrochemical, power, as well as commercial projects.

In his new role, Wenzel will be responsible for operations and management of Weitz heavy industrial construction projects.

“Building on the 160-year history of The Weitz Company, the Weitz Heavy Industrial operation is focused on serving the unique needs of our clients and the projects on which we work,” said Jack Brooks, president, Weitz Heavy Industrial. “Jim is a welcomed addition to the team, as his very extensive construction background allows him to fully understand the entire process of not only planning a heavy industrial project, but also in executing its construction in a way that brings value to clients.”