Black & Veatch names Matthew Lee as new leader of Nuclear Projects Group

Black & Veatch today announced that Matthew Lee will lead the company’s Nuclear Projects group. Lee succeeds Steve Rus, Senior Vice President and Executive Director of Nuclear Projects, who is retiring after 37 years with the company.

“Matt is a proven leader and has played a key role in expanding and advancing our operating plant business, which is a vital component of our nuclear growth initiative,” said Dean Oskvig President and CEO of Black & Veatch’s energy business. “He has a strong record of effectively working from project conception to completion in delivering high-quality results for our clients.”

Prior to his new position, Lee served as Associate Vice President and Director of Operating Plant Projects. In this role, he was responsible for achieving project cost, schedule and quality objectives for operating nuclear power plant project work. Lee also was engaged in business development activities with regard to operating nuclear power facilities.