CB&I announced its supervisory board of directors has approved the appointment of Jeffrey J. Lyash as president of the power business unit. Located in Charlotte, N.C., Lyash will oversee CB&I's engineering, procurement and construction projects execution and technical services offering to the fossil and nuclear power industries.
He will report to Lasse Petterson, CB&I's chief operating officer and executive vice president, engineering, construction and maintenance operating group.
Lyash's appointment reflects the importance of CB&I's strategic course to deliver exceptional customer service and achieve operational excellence that will drive growth in CB&I's power business.
With more than 30 years' experience in the power industry and a career that spans both the private and public sectors, Lyash has worked for Pennsylvania Power & Light, Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA), the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) and most recently Duke Energy, where he served as executive vice president of energy supply.