Press Release

Zachry Group Announces Creation of Numerical Advisory Solutions

Posted: August 17, 2022

SAN ANTONIO, [August 17, 2022] — Zachry Group (Zachry) announced today its creation of Numerical Advisory Solutions, an advisory and software services company that will provide unique, insightful, and responsive analytical solutions to our customers’ most complex and challenging technical issues. Utilizing customized tools, software, and cutting-edge technologies, such as AI, machine learning, and digital twins, Numerical Advisory Solutions will provide technically sound, practical, and safe solutions for our customers.

The business will be led by Jim Harrell, a seasoned veteran with over 35 years of engineering and analysis experience in the nuclear and energy industries. With expertise in nuclear engineering and technology development, and with deep analytical and advanced simulation capabilities, Harrell and his team will support the business in its further expansion beyond the nuclear industry.

The creation of Numerical Advisory Solutions is a natural expansion of the engineering analysis group which exists today in support of the nuclear industry. The new business will further provide dedicated, highly technical, and specialized resources to better support Zachry Group’s growing customer base and enable Zachry to further support clients through energy transition initiatives and optimization of existing facilities.

“Zachry Group is always looking for opportunities to deepen our technical expertise and enhance the offerings we provide to our customers,” said John Zachry, Chairman and CEO of Zachry Group. “We are constantly adapting and evolving, and the creation of this new business highlights the importance we place on combining the best in people and technology to prioritize our customers' success time and time again.”

Watch the Numerical Advisory Solutions announcement video here.

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About Zachry Group

Zachry Group is North America’s pacesetter in turnkey engineering, construction, maintenance, turnaround and fabrication services to the energy, chemicals, power, manufacturing and industrial sectors. We work with customers to plan, build, and renew their most critical facilities, so they can achieve their immediate and long-term goals, all at the highest safety standards. Since 1924, we have been a purpose-driven organization, united by a shared set of values and the desire to deliver the very best outcome for our customers. Visit for more information.


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