WATTS IN THE NEWS

Check this space often for updates from the Irby communications team. This is where you will find updates on industry news and technological applications impacting the way we work. We’ll update you on projects in progress, major milestones in the field, and project completions. Check this space to find out who is new at Irby, who’s celebrating a work anniversary or who is making a difference for our clients. From time to time, you might also find an acquisition or investor update from our parent company, Quanta Services.

IRBY NEWS STORIES

2018 CLASS OF LEADERSHIP MISSISSIPPI

  Amanda Lott, Irby's Director of Human Resources and Employee Development has been selected to participate in the 2018 class of Leadership Mississippi. Leadership Mississippi is the second oldest statewide leadership program. The M.B. Swayze Foundation supports the...

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A BIG IRBY WELCOME

  Stephen King (not the author) joined Irby Construction Company as Director of Information Systems this December. Irby is proud to welcome Mr. King to the team. He has enjoyed a long career in technology and comes to Irby most recently from Hudson's Bay Company....

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SERVICE AWARDS 2017

  On Thursday, December 7, Irby hosted its annual Service Awards Luncheon at headquarters in Richland, MS. Twenty-nine service award recipients were honored. Recognitions ranged from five to 40 years. Service awards are distributed to employees at five-year...

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INDUSTRY NEWS STORIES

Duke Energy to Invest $3 Billion in Grid

  With the devastation following hurricane Irma this past year, Ryan Mosier, a Greenville-based Duke Energy Spokesman sheds light as to why the energy company has decided to bury their lines in an article published in the Greenville News earlier this month. Mosier...

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Preparing for More Renewable Energy

Last year, about 6.5% of U.S. electricity generation came from utility-scale wind or solar resources, despite the modest amount of intermittent renewable energy in play right now. Find out how grid operators across the country are preparing for these areas to grow, in...

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Demand for Clean Energy in the Northeast

Proposals are being reviewed for lucrative contracts involving clean energy projects that will include overland transmission lines and at least two undersea cables. Plenty of bids are being considered, and if chosen, candidates will be eligible for 15-20 year...

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