ST. LOUIS – Michael J. Werdes has been promoted to Vice President of Engineering. The announcement was made by Thomas C. Skaggs, Senior Vice President of Operations.
Werdes has more than 28 years of experience in mechanical engineering, most recently serving as Manager of Industrial Design at Murphy. In addition to his ongoing project involvement, Werdes leads Murphy’s Building Information Modeling (BIM) technology group.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Commenting on the promotion, Skaggs said, “Since joining Murphy Company in 2002, Mike has consistently performed with the utmost professionalism and integrity. With Mike’s ongoing drive for continuous improvement and team-building over the years, he has earned the respect of his coworkers, peers and the numerous customers with whom he interacts.”