RJN Brings on Industry Leader to Direct Water Services Expansion

Wheaton, IL September 4, 2018 RJN Group Inc. is proud to announce a new addition to its leadership team: Andy Dettmer, Ph.D., P.E. Mr. Dettmer will serve in the capacity of Vice President of Water Services, overseeing the expansion of RJN’s potable water services across national markets.

Mr. Dettmer brings more than 20 years of experience in engineering and project management to RJN’s leadership team.

I am thrilled to welcome Andy to our leadership team at RJN,” notes Jeff Plymale, President and CEO of RJN Group. “His passion and deep understanding of potable and pressure systems will further broaden our condition assessment services, bringing pipeline clarity and practical solutions through the unbiased use of innovative and cutting-edge technologies.”

Dettmer earned his Ph.D. in civil engineering, as well as a MS and MBA from Louisiana Tech University.

With a focus on results-oriented and innovative solutions, Andy will directly shape and advance the expansion of RJN's condition assessment services and wastewater systems through his in-depth knowledge and practical application of advanced inspection technologies and rehabilitation methods. As a recognized leader in the assessment and renewal of pressure systems, our clients will benefit from his experience in developing programs, collecting and analyzing data, lifecycle projections, capital planning and developing long-term and affordable asset management strategies.

"I'm very excited to help RJN's team grow the water assessment business by serving our clients as a trusted advisor," said Dettmer. "As a boy scout leader for the past six years, I coach our scouts how to be good stewards with the resources entrusted to their care. My mission at RJN includes this same principle of working alongside pipeline owners to achieve fiscally responsible stewardship of their valuable assets."