FARGO, N.D., Feb. 27, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Ulteig, a leading provider of design engineering, program management and technical and field services, is proud to announce the celebration of its 75th anniversary. Founded by Melvin Ulteig in 1944, the company's earliest efforts focused on bringing electricity to rural North Dakota.
Through the decades, Ulteig has expanded its presence and adapted its expertise in industries that maintain the infrastructure vital to everyday life. Today the company serves a wide range of clients across the country who operate in the Lifeline Sectors® of power, renewables, transportation and water. "On the surface, turning on a light, driving through a busy intersection or pouring a glass of water all seem like simple tasks," said Doug Jaeger, President and CEO of Ulteig. "Our clients manage incredible complexity to keep these tasks simple and routine – we offer them a legacy of listening and solving to support their work in bringing these vital services to millions."
Among its fundamental values, Ulteig is dedicated to its clients' success. "Our relationship with Ulteig spans half a century," said Michael Lamb, Senior Vice President Transmission & President Transco for Xcel Energy. "They have been an invaluable partner in helping us meet the daily challenges of providing safe, clean, reliable energy services to our customers."
For 75 years, Ulteig has relied on the strength of its culture and the competence of its team. As a result, the company has had multiple years of record financial performance, recognition as a top workplace in many of the geographies it serves and a collection of industry awards for excellence in engineering.
Ulteig is planning celebrations throughout the year for both clients and employee-owners to recognize its milestone anniversary. In addition, the company is positioning itself for a new era of success as it launches its next strategic plan, focused on serving more clients, and offering even greater value to its current clients, through innovation, geographic expansion and technology-centric partnerships.
Ulteig delivers comprehensive design engineering, program management and technical and field services that strengthen infrastructure vital to everyday life. Ulteig connects people and resources to develop compelling, integrated solutions across multiple Lifeline Sectors®, including power, renewables, transportation and water. Ulteig's footprint spans the country and leverages its expertise with a wide range of public and private clients.