The WWSSG Team

Water Well Solutions - Michael E. Judkins
Michael E. Judkins - Director Wells Services LoB
Michael.judkins@wwssg.com 1(262)269-6196

Michael E. Judkins is a 1987 graduate of the University of Wisconsin-Madison, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Geology and Geophysics. Following school he spent nine years with Layne Christensen in the water well, environmental and mining industries. In 2000, Mike and his business partner founded Water Well Solutions Service Group, Inc. Currently, Mike is Director of the Wells Line of Business for SUEZ.

Licenses / Certifications:
  • Wisconsin Licensed Water Well Pump Installation Contractor
  • Illinois Licensed Water Well Contractor
  • Illinois Licensed Water Well Pump Installation Contractor
  • Notary Public
Board Membership:
  • President – Wisconsin Rural Water Foundation
  • President – Sportsman’s Raffle, Ltd.
Memberships:
  • Wisconsin Rural Water Association
  • Wisconsin Water Association
  • Illinois Section American Water Works Association
  • Illinois Potable Water Operators Association
  • National Groundwater Association
Water Sample Collection - Todd E. Kerry
Todd E. Kerry - Regional Director of Wells – Central Region
help@wwssg.com 1(630)201-0749

Todd E. Kerry is a graduate of the Northern Illinois University of DeKalb, IL and worked his way through college as a third generation water well drilling and pump installation contractor with Meadow Equipment Sales & Service, Inc. After graduating, he spent three years in the field as a installer and drilling assistant on rotary and cable tool projects with Meadow Equipment and in 1998 he was promoted to a Project Engineer were he continued to 2009. He also sits on the board of directors of the Illinois Association of Groundwater Professionals being elected by his peers to represent them. Todd has served as the Operations Manager for the Illinois Division, and was promoted in 2015 to the Regional Director of Wells/GM for the Central Region of SUEZ

Licenses / Certifications:
  • Licensed Illinois Class C Public Water Supply Operator
  • Licensed Illinois Class D Public Water Supply Operator
  • Licensed Illinois Non-Community Public Water Supply Operator
  • Illinois Licensed Water Well Contractor
  • Illinois Licensed Water Well Pump Installation Contractor
  • Public Notary
  • Yaskawa VFD Programming Training
  • ITT Goulds Pump Training
  • Local 150 Operating Engineer
Board Membership:
  • Past President for the Illinois Association of Groundwater Professionals
  • ISAWWA - Texas Hold’em Event Planning Committee
Memberships:
  • Illinois Section American Water Works Association
  • Illinois Potable Water Operators Association
  • Northern Illinois Water Operators Association
  • Kane County Water Operators Association
  • South Suburban Water Operators Association
  • National Groundwater Association
  • Midwest Association of Golf Course Superintendents
Water Well Rehabilitation - Peter Bennin
Peter Bennin - Project Manager
Peter.bennin@wwssg.com 1(262)269-8755

Peter Bennin joined the company in June of 2006 as a project manager. Peter has worked as both a field service technician and a project manager with Municipal Well and Pump for the last 13 years. He has extensive experience with both line shaft and submersible turbine pumps. In addition, Peter is a State of Wisconsin certified water operator and a licensed pump installer. He is a factory authorized start-up technician for ABB ACS 550 Variable Frequency Drives and has experience troubleshooting and repairing all types of electrical control equipment. He has successfully completed both the OSHA 40 hour hazardous waste operations training course and the permit required confined spaces training course.

Licenses / Certifications:
  • ABB ACS VFD Factory Authorized Start-up, Installation & Programming Technician
Water Well Rehabilitation - Jon Kohlmetz - User Photo
Jon Kohlmetz - Operations / Maintenance / Safety Manger Wisconsin Division
jon.kohlmetz@wwssg.com 1(414)881-5941
Water Well Development - Mike Nailor
Mike Nailor - Operations Manager Illinois Division
michael.nailor@wwssg.com 1(630)201-0293

Mike Nailor is our Illinois Division Field Operations Manager with more than 15 years experience at Meadow Equipment Sales & Service, Inc. Mike is also tasked as a site safety manager to ensure safe working conditions on the jobsite. 23 years serving the industry. Mike is well versed in Mud Rotary/air rotary Drilling, Pump Installation, Electrical Troubleshooting, VFD Programming, System Design, and Machining.

Licenses / Certifications:
  • Illinois Pump Installation Contractors License
  • Yaskawa VFD Programming Training
  • Goding Electric Three phase motor and Controls School
  • Harper College Electronics Training
  • OSHA Certified Crane Signal Person
  • 100 plus hours advanced crane training w/local 150 operators union
  • 10 hour OSHA
  • Class A Commercial Drivers License
  • NASAP Certified
  • Three Rivers Training W/additional Site Specific Training
  • Local 150 Operating Engineer
  • Illinois Licensed Water Well Contractor
  • Health hazards in Construction Training Certificate
  • ABB ACS VFD Factory Authorized Start-up, Installation & Programming Technician
Memberships:
  • Illinois Association of Groundwater Professional
Water Well Development - Dave Grutzik
Dave Grutzik, PE - Senior Project Engineer
david.grutzik@wwssg.com 1(262)354-4079

Dave Grutzik is a 1982 graduate of Iowa State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil Engineering and holds a Professional Engineer certification. From 1984 to 1990, Dave worked as the Director of Public Works in Weston, WI. From 1990 to 1996 Dave was the branch manager for Layne Northwest. From 1996 to 2004, Dave became an owner/partner of Civil Professional Consultants (CPC), a consulting engineering company. In 2004, CPC successfully merged with Central Wisconsin Engineering (CWE), which is also a consulting engineering company. Dave joined Water Well Solutions in the spring of 2013 as a senior project engineer.

Licenses / Certifications:
  • Wisconsin Licensed Professional Engineer
  • Minnesota Exploration License
Memberships:
  • Wisconsin Rural Water Association
  • Wisconsin Society of Professional Engineers
  • National Society of Professional Engineers
Water Well Rehabilitation - Ahmad T. Hamdan - User Photo
Ahmad T. Hamdan, P.E. - Project Manager
ahmad.hamdan@wwssg.com 1(630)365-9099

Ahmad T. Hamdan, E.I.T. is a graduate of the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a Bachelor of Science degree in Chemical Engineering. Ahmad spent 2 years with the Layne Christensen Company working on well design, construction, pumping systems design, installation and servicing, well development & rehabilitation, installation and repairs. Ahmad has worked in the municipal, industrial, agricultural markets thus far. Ahmad is a Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of Illinois. Ahmad is currently a Project Manager for Suez, Water Well Solutions in Illinois.

Licenses / Certifications:
  • Illinois Licensed Professional Engineer
Laura Kerschner - Project Manager
laura.kerschner@wwssg.com

Laura Kerschner is a graduate of Eastern Illinois University and joined our Wisconsin Division in July 2018. Laura has worked in the water and wastewater industry since 2014 previously with Xylem Water Solutions as a Direct Sales Representative. She has experience working with pumping equipment for both water and wastewater. She currently sits on the committee for the Midwest Water Operator Expo.

Memberships:
  • Wisconsin Rural Water Association
  • Wisconsin American Water Works Association
  • National Groundwater Association
  • Wisconsin Wastewater Operator Association
  • Water Environment Federation

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    Oconomowoc, WI 53066
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    825 E. North Street
    Elburn, IL 60119