Volkert, a full-service, multi-discipline engineering services firm with a long history of providing support for public and private infrastructure clients in the United States, recently announced that it has formed a new entity, Volkert Global. Volkert Global will serve as an independent international affiliate for Volkert and will further extend the firm’s ability to reach and serve their growing international client base.

Volkert Global has named Jerry Stump, current COO for Volkert, as its president and chief executive officer to lead the organization from its new headquarters in the Metro Nashville, Tennessee area. Perry Hand, Volkert president and CEO, stated, “Jerry will continue in the COO role as well as lead this exciting new venture of Volkert Global. We are very excited for the future of Volkert and Volkert Global.”

Volkert’s most recent global activity has been working with one of its strategic design partners on a critical infrastructure development in Panama. A new Metro Link Transit System will serve Panama City as well as growing areas throughout the region.

Volkert is an employee-owned engineering firm serving state and federal agencies, local and municipal governments, private industry, and select international clients. A 91-year-old company, Volkert is headquartered in Mobile, AL and has 35 offices in 14 states and the District of Columbia. To learn more about Volkert, visit www.volkert.com.