Bedford firm hires new project manager

BEDFORD – Ken Grassett has joined Eckman Construction as a project manager, bringing 30 years of industry experience to the Bedford-based firm.

He has completed projects for some of New Hampshire’s largest health care organizations, including Dartmouth-Hitchcock, Catholic Medical Center, St. Joseph Hospital and Southern New Hampshire Medical Center.

"Ken is a well-respected construction professional with a wealth of knowledge and has established relationships that will serve him well in this position," said Mark Walsh, president and CEO of Eckman Construction.

Grassett has experience in construction markets beyond health care, leading projects such as Riverview Suites for the University of Massachusetts Lowell, the Recreation Center at Keene State College and an elevated pedestrian walkway at the Manchester-Boston Regional Airport.