Vice President, Harlan Electric
Mr. Lamont has over 30 years of experience in the Electrical Construction Industry. He began his career with MYR Group Inc. (MYR Group) in 2005 as an Operations Manager for the company’s subsidiary Harlan Electric Company (Harlan Electric). In this role, he was highly involved in the company’s startup operations for a newly awarded contract with National Grid in the Northeastern U.S. His responsibilities in this role included development and implementation of safety plans and budgets, proposal development, project execution, and employee development.
In 2011, Mr. Lamont was named Vice President for Harlan Electric. In this role, he is responsible for Harlan’s three district operations located in Rochester Hills, Michigan, Carlisle, Pennsylvania and Methuen, Massachusetts. Mr. Lamont is well versed in all phases of the electrical construction industry including subcontractor and engineering procurement, equipment and tool utilization, material procurement, transmission below 765kV, overhead/underground distribution and substation work under 500kV.
Prior to joining MYR Group, Mr. Lamont served for five years as the Operations & Service Manager at Ekra America, Inc. (Ekra) where he managed their operations and service business unit. Prior to his role at Ekra, Mr. Lamont held several roles at New England Electric System Companies during a 13 year period, predominately with the Massachusetts Electric Company. Positions held include Manager of Overhead/Underground Lines, District Supervisor of Field Engineering, Area Supervisor and Supervisor of Underground Lines.
Mr. Lamont holds a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute and is a graduate of WPI’s School of Industrial Management.
Mr. Troutman has over 30 years of experience in the Distribution, Substation and Transmission Construction Industry. In his current role as Vice President of Harlan Electric Company, Mr. Troutman has developed expertise in organizing safety policies and procedures and managing project operations by supervising on-site leadership.
Troutman’s experience has made him a leader in the Industry’s safety culture. He is proficient in Safety Management System (SMS) software, providing technical support and education, promoting proactive and preventative safety activities and playing the leadership role in all incident investigations.
Mr. Troutman’s is a certified trainer in 10 & 20 hour OSHA ET&D and Hazards of Electricity. He has received training and certification in IBEW Apprenticeship/Licensed Journeyman Lineman, DOT Supervisor Suspicion and Foreman Training. He has completed courses in M.J. Electric Project Excellence Management. He is also currently a Trustee at Northeast Apprenticeship and LINECO Health & Welfare Fund.