ABOUT US


Experience, Expertise and Resourcefulness

EDC is encompasses the full spectrum of all your engineering, design and construction management needs all in one place. We’ve got the big firm experience without all the unnecessary extra overhead costs, so you get well scoped, well planned and well managed projects, delivered on time and within budget.

We are dedicated to building relationships to create togetherness, team work and sustainability, by providing the best possible solutions based on integrity, value, performance and commitment to everyone involved.

We strive to be our clients preferred and most trusted consulting company.

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THE EDC TEAM

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Kenneth L. Pepowski

Principal - Engineering &
Construction Management

Ken Pepowski leads EDC Engineering as Principal Consultant...

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Alison C. Fuehrer

Principal – Design & Project Management

Alison Fuehrer leads EDC Design as a Principal Consultant...

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Marlo H. Carlson

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Marlo Carlson is a Senior Project Consultant with EDC...

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Eric D. Christensen

Project Mechanical Engineer

Eric Christensen joined EDC in 2016 after working over 19 years...

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Rob Luecht

Intermediate Designer

Rob Luecht joined EDC in 2017 as a talented designer with over...

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Stephen Cecil

Structural Engineer EIT

Stephen has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering...

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Vik Verma

Structural Engineer EIT

Vik has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering...

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Kenneth L. Pepowski, P.E.

Principal - Engineering & Construction Management

Ken Pepowski leads EDC Engineering as Principal Consultant, specializing in the Structural Engineering and Project Management on industrial, commercial, agricultural and municipal projects. Ken brings over 27 years of Structural and Civil Engineering and Project Management experience including 10 years as a Partner of Peal Engineering and 10 years as a Senior Civil Engineer in the Corporate Engineering Department at Consolidated Papers, Inc. (now New Page Corporation) where Mr. Pepowski worked on all phases of Pulp and Paper facilities, as well as projects on the Consolidated Water Power Company’s Hydro-electric Dams and Power Houses.

For 6 years prior to this position, Mr. Pepowski was a Project Structural Engineer for Howard, Needles, Tammen, and Bergendoff (HNTB) Engineers and a Structural Engineer for the U.S. Air Force Reserve and the Naval Sea System Command.

Mr. Pepowski is a graduate of Marquette University with a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Civil Engineering and a Master’s of Science Degree in Structural Engineering and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Wisconsin.

Pepowski explains, “We created our firm because we saw innovations in the classic engineering company model that would give our clients an advantage.”

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Alison C. Fuehrer

Principal – Design & Project Management Services

Alison Fuehrer leads EDC Design as a Principal Consultant and Engineering Design expert with over 13 years of combined manufacturing and consulting experience in the Architectural Millwork, Casework, Structural and Mechanical Design industries. Alison’s exceptional talent was honed through top previous employers such as Spectrum Industries in Chippewa Falls, WI., O’Keefe Inc. in River Falls, WI, R.W. Bruner Co. in Menomonie, WI, Techline USA in Waunakee, WI, KLR Engineers in Plover, WI and Pearl Engineering Corporation, Wisconsin Rapids, WI.

She also has experience in drafting standardization for clients and worked as an Adjunct Instructor in the Mechanical Design Program at Mid-State Technical College. Her expertise spans throughout the medical, educational, residential, paper mill and food industries. Alison’s versatile design vision provides our clients with creative thinking design solutions. She is fluent with AutoCAD® and has experience with Microvellum® as well.

Ms. Fuehrer is a graduate of Mid-State Technical College with an Associate’s Degree in Mechanical Design Technology.

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Marlo H. Carlson, P.E.

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Marlo Carlson is a Senior Project Consultant with EDC Management Corporation, where he performs Mechanical Engineering and Project Management on projects in the industrial and Commercial Areas. These include projects for industrial manufacturing companies in the Midwest such as pulp, chemical, and food processing.

Marlo has over 47 years of progressive reasonability in Mechanical Engineering, Maintenance Engineering and Management, Construction, and Project / Construction Management and is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Wisconsin.

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Eric D. Christensen

Project Mechanical Engineer

Eric Christensen joined EDC in 2016 after working over 19 years in the paper manufacturing industry. Eric’s responsibilities ranged from detailed engineering to scope and budget building to project management. He managed projects dealing with small process changes to major equipment modifications and upgrades. Eric worked with Operators, Production Managers, Maintenance Crafts and Contractors on a daily basis. Eric brings to EDC the skills to work with any and all parties to successfully execute a project.

Mr. Christensen is a graduate of Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering.

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Travis Olds

Design Technician

Travis Olds is a Design Technician at EDC Management Corp with three years of experience in mechanical and structural design.

Travis is a graduate of Mid-State Technical College with an Associate’s Degree in Civil Engineering Technology.

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Michael P. Opela, Sr.

Senior Structural Engineer

Michael’s 20 years of experience is expansive and includes designing windows and curtain walls, commercial and residential buildings and forensic engineering investigating building failures in many parts of the country. Michael is a licensed structural engineer with registrations in Wisconsin, Arizona and Washington State. Before joining EDC Michael owned a consulting firm with locations in Minnesota and Arizona.

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Rob Luecht

Intermediate Designer

Rob Luecht joined EDC in 2017 as a talented designer with over 16 years of industry experience. His background includes structural steel detailing and design, quality assurance and inspection in the aerospace and medical machining industry, agricultural design and fabrication, as well as project management and customer service. With project involvement that ranges from complete warehouse distribution systems to small precision machined parts, Rob has a broad range of skills and experience that will bring value to our clients by helping them visualize their projects and understand end results early in the process. An expert in AutoCAD, Rob is also proficient in Autodesk Revit and Inventor.

Mr. Luecht is a graduate of Mid-State Technical College with an Associate of Applied Science degree in Mechanical Design Technology.

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Stephen Cecil

Structural Engineer EIT

Stephen has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Marquette University and a Master of Science in Engineering (Emphasis Structural/Geotechnical Engineering) from the University of Wisconsin—Platteville. He has seven years’ experience providing logistical support to the Department of Navy, which include two years’ experience as a project manager. Stephen is a member of the following professional societies: the American Institute of Steel Construction (AISC) and the American Concrete Institute (ACI).

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Vik Verma

Sr. Structural Engineer

Vik has a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering from the University of California, Davis, a Master of Engineering in Civil Engineering from Texas A&M University, and a Master of Business Administration from The University of Texas at Tyler. He has over 20 years of engineering experience in a wide variety of disciplines. Vik is a member of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE), Structural Engineers Association of Wisconsin (SEAWI), and the National Society of Professional Engineers.