Drew Ptak Joins ECS As Geotechnical Department Manager

Square graphic with a headshot of Drew Ptak in the lower right corner and ECS logo with Drew's title.ECS Group of Companies (ECS) announces Drew Ptak, PE, joins the firm as a Geotechnical Department Manager in our Chicago, IL, office. Drew brings 31 years of experience in geotechnical and construction materials.

Throughout his career, he’s worked on many private and public projects in the Chicago area. This extensive background provides our Chicago office with a significant competitive edge.

In this role, Drew identifies new project opportunities to drive business growth. He manages engineers and project managers and helps senior staff with client communication. Drew also supervises projects and services, reviews reports and creates proposals.

“This opportunity means a lot to me,” said Drew. “I can share years of industry knowledge with the next generation of engineers here.”

As a Chicago native, he earned his Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering and his Master of Science in Geotechnical-Structural Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

About ECS

ECS Group of Companies (ECS) was founded in 1988 with the goal to raise the standards of professional engineering consulting. Today, we are a leader in geotechnical, construction materials, environmental and facilities consulting services. We are employee-owned with more than 2,500 employees in 80+ offices and testing facilities across the United States. ECS is currently ranked #61 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 500 Design Firms (ENR, April 2023), #131 in Engineering News-Record’s Top 200 Environmental Firms (ENR, July 2023) and #2 in Zweig Group Hot Firms (Zweig, June 2023). For additional information about ECS, visit: www.ecslimited.com.



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