Energy Services South (ESS) an oil & gas pipeline construction contractor, announces Jason Blakeslee as newly-appointed Senior Vice President and General Manager of the organization. Based in The Woodlands, Texas, Blakeslee joined ESS in mid-July 2020.

Blakeslee comes to ESS with proven experience in commercial, business development, and client relationship management. Most recently, he served as Project Director for KBR, where he focused on project delivery of EPC projects. He also has significant experience in facility construction, construction management, and project risk assessment and management that he gained through his various management roles that have spanned the globe.

Blakeslee earned a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Virginia, as well as an MBA from the University of Delaware.

Energy Services South is an industry-leading pipeline company specializing in pipeline construction, station facility construction, DOT maintenance and upgrades, and emergency call-out services. ESS joined the PLH Group, Inc. team in 2012. Consisting of 11 energy-focused entities, PLH Group is a full service power line construction, pipeline construction, and specialty contractor that serves the electric power line, pipeline, oilfield electrical, and industrial markets.