Vice President of Engineering and Preconstruction Services for the US Division, Bothar Group
Dr. Maureen Carlin is the Vice President of Engineering and Preconstruction Services for the United States (US) Division of the Bothar Group of companies. Prior to her involvement with Bothar, Dr. Carlin spent six years with Laney Group, Inc. Maureen has more than 16 years’ experience in construction engineering and project management for both vertical commercial construction and trenchless pipeline construction. Carlin’s areas of expertise are in advanced project planning and market analysis for Horizontal Directional Drilling and Direct Pipe® engineering and construction projects both domestically and internationally. This includes knowledge of established markets such as oil, gas, water and power in addition to emerging markets such as desalinization, offshore cabling and wind farming and military applications.
Carlin received B.S. degrees in Civil Engineering and Architectural Engineering from the Missouri University of Science and Technology. While working on large-scale and complicated projects in Las Vegas, Nevada, she received a M.B.A from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas. Carlin went on to receive a Ph.D. Civil Engineering with an Emphasis in Construction Engineering and Management. Carlin spent extended time in mainland China developing her dissertation studying horizontal directional drilling methods in China compared to North America.