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Wick Fisher White Continues to Build Momentum with Recent New Hires

Robert (Bob) Hughes, PE & Anthony Rhoads, PE
Robert (Bob) Hughes, PE & Anthony Rhoads, PE

Philadelphia, PA – June 13, 2024

Wick Fisher White, a leading MEP engineering firm based in Philadelphia, PA, proudly announces the addition of two highly skilled professionals to its team, in line with the firm's strategic growth plans. Robert Hughes, PE, joins as a Project Manager / Mechanical Engineer, and Anthony Rhoads, PE, as a Project Engineer / Electrical Engineer.

Robert (Bob) Hughes, PE – Project Manager / Mechanical Engineer

Bob Hughes brings with him 15 years of combined experience in managing projects and mechanical design. His diverse expertise spans the industrial, healthcare, education, and corporate office sectors. At Wick Fisher White, Bob will oversee the design and construction administration of MEP/FP systems for a variety of projects. His responsibilities include planning, scheduling, budgeting, quality control, and fostering business development with both new and existing clients.

Bob is known for his strong work ethic and values that emphasize communication, collaboration, and empathy. He strives to understand and address the concerns and goals of his colleagues, clients, and stakeholders, ensuring a cohesive and productive project environment.

Anthony Rhoads, PE – Project Engineer / Electrical Engineer

Anthony Rhoads brings nearly a decade of electrical engineering experience. His expertise includes designing distribution services for large apartment complexes, commercial buildings, and utility service loops, with experience across residential, commercial, healthcare, and education sectors.

In his role at Wick Fisher White, Anthony will be responsible for designing electrical systems, conducting lighting calculations, developing power distribution layouts, and performing service calculations for generators and service equipment. He will work closely with other designers and engineers, providing support and reviewing their designs. Additionally, Anthony will play a vital role in project coordination, overseeing submittals, and addressing Requests for Information (RFIs) from clients and contractors. His professional values underscore a strong work ethic, prioritizing timeliness, continuous self-improvement, and a commitment to honesty and collaboration within project teams.

"For many years, I've had the pleasure of working with Bob and am thrilled to continue our relationship into the next phase of his career. Bob is an excellent communicator and manager. We are lucky to have him and look forward to his contributions in continuing Wick Fisher White's growth," said Matt Cofone, Vice President of Wick Fisher White. "Anthony will help bolster our already strong electrical team. He brings an excellent attitude and fits perfectly with our group. We're excited to see the great things he will do on our team."

With a commitment to quality, innovation, and client satisfaction, the firm continues to expand its capabilities and strengthen its team to meet the changing needs of diverse market sectors.

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