Norwest Corporation is pleased to announce the recent appointment of Mr. Dennis Wilson to the position of Vice President, Construction. In this role, Mr. Wilson will assist in delivering and expanding Norwest's offerings and provide oversight for the Construction areas for Norwest's corporate operations.
Mr. Wilson has over 20 years of local and international experience in mining, oil and gas, petrochemical, project management, engineering management, and construction. His experience and roles have included acting as executive manager, project director, engineering manager, project manager, or construction manager for project work. He has extensive experience in developing standards and project procedures for EPC projects; establishing and monitoring engineering and construction work schedules and budgets; evaluating and recommending appropriate building and construction methods and materials; conferring with clients and other members of a team to determine project requirements; and ensuring project risks are identified, monitored, reported, and managed in accordance with risk management policies. Most recently, Mr. Wilson served as the Regional Construction Director for Mining and Metals in Vancouver. During this tenure, he was responsible for the operational management, construction solutions and execution strategies for a portfolio of local and international mining and metals projects. Mr. Wilson is a graduate of the University of Alberta, and holds a B.S. in Civil Engineering.