Canadian Wind Energy Association’s (CanWEA) annual conference in Montreal, Brent Bergland, construction executive with Mortenson Canada Corporation (Mortenson) was elected as a member of the 2011-2013 board of directors. Chosen by industry peers, Bergland was one of five newly elected directors to the 12 member board. Mortenson is the sole engineering and construction representative on the board. “Being elected to the CanWEA board of directors amongst a group of established peers in the Canadian wind industry is great step for the company,” says Bergland. “I believe it provides the benefits our collective North American wind experience brings to the CanWEA board. I am truly humbled and honored with this election.”
CanWEA is the voice of Canada’s wind energy industry, actively promoting the responsible and sustainable growth of wind energy on behalf of its more than 450 member companies. A national non-profit association, CanWEA serves as Canada’s leading source of credible information about wind energy and its social, economic and environmental benefits.
Bergland has extensive wind development exposure, design management, and technical project management experience in the wind industry. To-date, his wind power experience includes 35 projects totaling in excess of 3,500 MW. He has direct involvement with approximately 1,300 MW of wind projects in five provinces throughout Canada.
Mortenson Canada Corporation
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