GCI Industrial Telecom Expands Engineering Staff
GCI Industrial Telecom, a division of GCI, welcomes Mr. Phil Gerdes Jr., Mr. Doug Statts and Mr. Scott Lefebvre. They join the Industrial Telecom team to provide professional telecom project engineering services including the supporting projects in the North Slope, Chukchi, Beaufort and Cook Inlet theaters of operations.
Keith Merrick, P.E., GCI’s Engineering Manager reports “Both Phil and Doug bring to our group excellent offshore and arctic telecom engineering experience. Scott brings us another excellent high level IT Network and VoIP Engineer. When combined with our existing engineering and project management staff, we continue to make a powerful team.“
Mr. Gerdes has over 25 years of comprehensive Alaskan telecom engineering experience with focus including offshore VSAT, Microwave Radio Systems and 2-way Radio systems.
Mr. Statts has over 20 years of similar Arctic industrial telecom experiences with specialty in 2-way design and installation, international VSAT support and stabilized shipboard satellite earth stations.
Mr. Lefebvre has over 10 years of VoIP and Network engineering, implementation and operations experience. He has been with GCI for 12 years in various engineering roles.
GCI Industrial Telecom employs more than 100 professional telecommunication engineers, project managers and technicians throughout Alaska, Prudhoe Bay and in Houston Texas. GCI Industrial Telecom exists to safely support the communication needs for the full life cycle of industrial operations. More information about GCI Industrial Telecom is available at www.gci-industrialtelecom.com and 907-868-0400 in Anchorage, Alaska, (713) 589-4456 in Houston, Texas or toll-free 877-411-1484.