Bill Hickman has joined Day & Zimmermann as vice president of nuclear operations for a contract the company holds with the Tennessee Valley Authority.
The a 25-year industry veteran will be in charge of the the company’s work at TVA’s three nuclear facilities, Day & Zimmermann said Friday.
TVA is a government-owned corporation that provides electricity to more than nine million people in seven southeastern states.
Prior to his appointment, he served as vice president of industrial services at TVA’s vice president of industrial services.
He also held leadership roles at Progress Energy and Carolina Power & Light‘s Brunswick Nuclear Plant.