Douglas Chidley recently joined Chicago office of URS Corporation as a private-sector business leader in the company’s Infrastructure & Environment Division. URS is a provider of engineering, construction and technical services for public agencies and private-sector companies.
Chidley will focus on developing business in the oil-and-gas, pipeline and power markets in the central Midwest region.
Chidley brings more than 30 years of senior management experience at construction and engineering firms serving the United States and international power markets to his new position. He previously served as a senior vice president at InfraSource, Inc., a publicly traded specialty electrical contractor focused on electrical power delivery, natural gas pipelines and telecommunications construction and maintenance services.
In this position, Chidley was responsible for developing and implementing strategies for expanding the company’s engineer-procure-construct capabilities and for establishing the organization in renewable power generation markets.