Nexus Engineering Group Business Director, Gabe Sciarretti, Joins Shale Crescent USA Board of Directors

Gabe Sciarretti - Business Director & Board Member headshotFirm is committed to supporting industrial growth in the Shale Crescent region comprised of portions of Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania.

Cleveland, OH, June 4, 2024 – Nexus Engineering Group, a full-service, independent engineering, procurement, and construction management firm, is pleased to announce Gabe Sciarretti, Business Director at Nexus, has joined the Board of Directors for Shale Crescent USA.

Shale Crescent USA is a non-profit organization whose mission is to encourage business growth and create high-wage jobs in Ohio, West Virginia, and Pennsylvania where manufacturers can increase profitability, reduce emissions, secure low-cost energy/feedstock, and shorten supply lines. Shale Crescent USA’s unique location advantage allows manufacturers to build where there is an abundant supply of low-priced natural gas, natural gas liquids, and water. The region is in close proximity to half the population of the United States and Canada and provides access to many regional and national manufacturing companies.

“The Shale Crescent region is at the right place at the right time in history. Manufacturers from around the world are seeking abundant affordable energy and lower emissions at a time of growing power demand. We are proud to have a board of world class industrial experts who guide the organization and advise prospective manufacturers.” Says Nathan Lord, President, Shale Crescent USA. “Nexus Engineering Group and Gabe Sciarretti are leaders in the engineering, procurement, and construction management space and are an important addition to our diverse board of senior leaders & executives. Their expertise will help the Shale Crescent USA organization fulfill its mission to bring high wage industrial jobs to the region, raising the standard of living for its people.”

Sciarretti has over thirty years of experience in the power and energy and construction industries, where he has managed the engineering and construction of large utility transmission and distribution projects. He has worked as an engineer, a project manager, a business development manager, and has held roles as Vice President of Operations and as CEO. He holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering Technology from The University of Akron and a Master of Business Administration from John Carroll University.

Since 2018, Nexus has grown its client portfolio in the Shale Crescent region. The firm performs work with nearly a dozen companies in the petroleum midstream and chemical processing and manufacturing industries in the area. This group of clients represents 10% of Nexus’s annual revenue mix.

“I am looking forward to serving on the board for the Shale Crescent USA organization,” said Gabe Sciarretti, Business Director at Nexus Engineering Group. “Nexus has been part of the extraordinary growth and investment in the region over the past five years. I hope to bring my experience and expertise to the board and to deepen our partnership for the future.”

About Nexus Engineering Group

Nexus Engineering Group is a full-service, independent engineering firm headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio with offices in Toledo, Ohio, Midland, Michigan, and Oak Brook, Illinois. Nexus is focused on supporting clients’ specific project goals from concept to startup. Since 2005, clients have recognized Nexus as the engineering services firm of choice in the refining, petroleum midstream, chemical, manufacturing, utility, power, energy, and renewables industries.

With more than 225 professionals on staff, Nexus is made up of experienced process, instrumentation and controls, structural engineering, electrical, mechanical engineering, and piping professionals with decades of hands-on conceptual and detailed system design, construction, and project management experience.

Nexus delivers project designs that reduce overall risks resulting in safer work environments. By utilizing state-of-the-art software and innovative design tools, Nexus consistently meets client project and investment requirements. Get to know us and you will agree that Nexus is not your typical engineering firm – “Engineering Relationships.”

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