Steve Lorek, PE

Railroad Division Manager
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Steve is responsible for the management, development and growth of Benesch’s national railroad division. He joined Benesch in 2020.

With more than 26 years of industry experience, Steve has cultivated trusted relationships spanning nearly every major railroad and multiple rail agencies across the country. He is continuously working to improve project delivery efficiencies by leveraging technology and ensuring sufficient resources are assigned to client-critical projects.

In addition to his focus on the client experience, Steve puts a strong emphasis on the internal structure and collaboration of Benesch’s railroad professionals. In partnership with Benesch’s learning and development team, he implemented an early railroad project management pathway curriculum. Steve also works to create opportunities for team members to engage with staff across the company in support of various corporate initiatives.

Steve was also a key player in the development of the firm’s latest corporate strategic plan.