Gavin Hulme has been with the firm for 16 years, rising through the ranks form site manager to contracts manager. As operations director, he will now work alongside managing director Diane Bourne and commercial director Craig Kippax in a leadership triumvirate for the £20m turnover business.
“Eric Wright Civil Engineering has always been a market leading regional contractor in the North West and has ambitions to grow,” Mr Hulme said.
Managing director Diane Bourne added: “Gavin has been a dedicated employee for almost two decades and has worked on a wide range of projects across the full spectrum of civil engineering disciplines. His experience will be a valuable addition to the directorial team.”