As Fire Protection Shop Manager of Southland’s Southwest prefabrication shop, Rick has over 30 years of experience in the Fire Protection industry. Working in various positions and for various fire sprinkler companies, he has gained experience in numerous areas such as: sales, installation, inspections, and service. Rick oversees all of the fabrication taking place, coordinates the workflow with field superintendents and foreman, and is responsible for creating and maintaining a fun and safe environment to ensure each Southland employees arrives home securely.
Within the AEC industry, Big Rooms are an on-site co-location space that physically brings together designers, builders, facility operators, and more to create a collaborative environment. The Big Room is designed to bring all of Southland’s businesses together, including Southland Engineering, Southland Energy, and Envise, within an integrated workspace.