Michael Baker Engineering, Inc., a unit of Michael Baker Corporation (NYSE MKT:BKR), is pleased to announce that Lynda C. Tollner, P.E., P.M.P., has joined Baker’s Construction Management Group. She will manage all aspects of the delivery of the Newtown Creek Water Pollution Control Plant project and oversee schedule, scope and budget. Her responsibilities include quality oversight, client management, project execution, and resource management.
Newtown Creek WPCP, New York City’s largest water pollution control plant, is undergoing a major capital improvement and upgrade program to increase the plant’s current operating capacity by 50 percent and ensure that the facility complies with Clean Water Act treatment standards. As part of a Joint Venture Team, Baker is providing construction management services, including project management and resident engineering inspection services.
Most recently, Tollner was the program director for the construction of the $3.1 billion One World Trade Center (The Freedom Tower) for the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey.
Tollner graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Architectural Engineering, Architectural Structures Option. She is a registered professional engineer with over 28 years of program and construction management experience including high-profiled and large-scale infrastructure construction projects in the states of New York, New Jersey and Maryland, and is a certified Project Management Professional.