Farmer Honored as an ENR Top 25 Newsmaker of 2015
January 31, 2016
Return to News Index
) named WJE Principal Matt Farmer
to its list of Top 25 Newsmakers of 2015
. Each year, the publication surveys news coverage over the previous year to “identify people who stood out by serving the best interests of the construction industry and the public.” Joining a distinguished group of industry influencers, Mr. Farmer was selected for his role in leading the Washington National Cathedral’s restoration team.
Following the 2011 earthquake that left approximately $34 million in damages to the Gothic Revival cathedral, Matt Farmer and the WJE-led team developed repairs and long-term stabilization measures within the owners’ limited budget and demanding schedule. Read ENR’s full story on Matt Farmer
and WJE’s work to repair this iconic structure.