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 included development and implementation of safety plans and budgets, proposal development, project execution, and employee development.
Since 2011, Mr. Lamont has served as vice president, responsible for Harlan Electric’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 management, supplier and partner relationship management, 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 and service manager at Ekra America, Inc. (Ekra). Prior to this, Mr. Lamont held several roles at various electrical system companies throughout New England over 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 is also currently a Trustee at Northeast Apprenticeship and LINECO Health & Welfare Fund.