Duane S. Ellifritt
VICE PRESIDENT OF OPERATIONS MEng, Systems/Industrial Engineering, University of Florida
MS, Structural Engineering, University of California at Berkeley
BS, Civil Engineering, University of Cincinnati
Mr. Ellifritt is a licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.) with over 35 years of experience in civil engineering including over 20 years in contracts and field engineering management. As a Vice President of Operations, he ensures that CS Energy’s clients benefit from a safe build, high quality, cost-efficient design and timely project execution. Mr. Ellifritt has extensive experience in construction management, engineering management, facilities development, O&M, and contracts/subcontracts.
Mr. Ellifritt ensures compliance with contract documents, construction permits, environmental permits, interconnection requirements, along with upholding company Policy and Practices on ethics and standards. He also supports the business development and estimating departments with providing regular feedback on market conditions effecting pricing and project owner concerns and/or accolades.
Throughout his career, Mr. Ellifritt has successfully executed projects from design, construction, and contracts in many diverse industries from industrial, aerospace, transmission, commercial, oil & gas, and solar facilities.