Minneapolis, MN – May 8, 2014 – ATS&R is proud to announce the appointment of Nicholas Achina, P.E. as director of electrical engineering. Achina first joined ATS&R in 1995 and worked as an electrical engineering in training for two years. He rejoined the firm in 2013 as electrical engineer. Achina brings over 23 years of extensive experience in the design of lighting systems, power distribution systems, fire alarm systems, communication systems, and special systems for public and private facilities including municipal, retail, industrial, educational, healthcare, commercial, and government buildings. He excels at problem solving, cost estimating, design calculations, design schedules, equipment selection and layout, specifications, quality assurance, review of shop drawings, and construction coordination.
Achina received a Bachelor of Electrical and Electronics Engineering from North Dakota State University and is an active member of the American Council of Engineering Companies and the North Central Electrical League.
ATS&R Partner Dean Beeninga states, “Nick’s passion and experience make him the perfect fit to direct our electrical engineering efforts. His work ethic, dedication, and positive attitude complement the entire team at ATS&R.”View PDF