The Weitz Company Appoints John Crain Heavy Industrial Vice President of Project Support

John Cain

The Weitz Company, a national full-service construction firm, announces the addition of John E. Crain III as Vice President of Project Support for the organization’s Heavy Industrial segment.

Crain brings more than 35 years of experience in industrial engineering and construction projects, with a background that includes estimating, project controls and leadership responsibilities within multi-billion dollar projects. Over the span of his career, he has worked on projects in 15 countries and more than 30 U.S. states.

In his previous position, Crain served as Director of Estimating for a multinational consultancy, engineering, construction and project management firm. In this role, he prepared and presented estimates and bids ranging from $50,000 engineering studies to $10 billion total EPC facilities. His responsibilities also included consultation and review of project controls, procedures and reports.

“John brings a wealth of knowledge and skills to Weitz,” says Jack Brooks, President, Weitz – Heavy Industrial. “His extensive expertise, along with his ability to see the big picture while paying close attention to details, will be invaluable to Weitz as we grow our presence in the heavy industrial construction marketplace.”