Power sector engineering and challenge administration agency The Desoto Group has opened its new headquarters in Orlando.
The firm, previously primarily based in Jacksonville, will even flip its focus to large-scale infrastructure tasks, because it continues to ramp up companies. The Desoto Group plans to increase its workforce, with a deal with hiring native expertise.
“Moving our headquarters to Orlando permits us to be near the motion with main infrastructure tasks. As the area continues exponential progress, we see nothing however potential for The Desoto Group,” mentioned the corporate’s founder and CEO, Sonya Montgomery. “As a Clermont native, I’ve witnessed Central Florida’s transformation. We already work with main utilities within the space, and now we’re prepared to satisfy much more of their wants.”
The Desoto Group works with corporations all through the South and Midwest, together with Duke Energy, Entergy and Centerpoint Energy to supply utility assist companies that embrace entry roads, matting, storm response, engineering and challenge administration. In order to supply most assist to grid modernization tasks all through Texas, The Desoto Group has a second workplace in Houston.
The Desoto Group is at the moment engaged on the 63-mile Bailey to Jones Creek challenge to replace the grid exterior Houston.
As The Desoto Group continues to speed up hiring, there’s a deal with veteran and minority hires. More than two-thirds of the corporate’s workers are veterans and three-quarters are minorities.