James Puckett Joins RMT, Inc. as Director of Estimating

Jan 06, 2010, 15:00 ET from RMT, Inc.

MADISON, Wis., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- RMT, Inc. (RMT), a leading energy and environment company, has named James (Jim) Puckett Director of Estimating for its Renewable Construction Services unit. Puckett will be responsible for establishing and managing a solid estimating program for RMT's renewable energy projects.

Over the last several years, RMT has experienced unprecedented growth by helping clients balance complex environmental and energy issues, particularly as it relates to the company's construction capabilities on wind energy developments.

"Jim's estimating experience and knowledge fill an important role on RMT's renewable energy projects," said Dale Withers, RMT Senior Vice President of Construction Services. "Under his leadership, RMT will be able to build a robust estimating program, enhance our ability to self-perform design-build renewable energy projects, and remain competitive in the growing renewable energy market."

Puckett is a seasoned construction professional with a 35-year history working on large, civil construction projects. He brings over 22 years of estimating experience to RMT's Renewable Construction Services team, having served as a Senior Estimator for the Fluor Corporation, Washington Group International, Robinson Construction, CH2M Hill, and Knight WTP Engineers. Puckett holds a degree in Chemical Engineering, is a licensed Professional Engineer (PE) in Indiana and Alabama, and is certified as a Cost Engineer by the American Association of Cost Engineers.

About RMT

RMT creates energy and environmental solutions that balance our clients' business and sustainability goals. Headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin, the company has over 900 employees located in offices throughout the U.S. RMT has provided construction, engineering, design, and development services for over 3,800 MW of renewable energy across the U.S. RMT is a unit of Alliant Energy Corporation (NYSE: LNT), an energy holding company. Visit www.rmtinc.com.

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