Acrow names Robert Russo, Chief Financial Officer

acrowAcrow Bridge, a leading international bridge engineering and supply company, announced today the appointment of Robert Russo to chief financial officer (CFO). Russo is a senior finance and operations executive with extensive experience in industrial services and products globally.

Acrow Bridge is located at 181 New Road.

Russo joined Acrow from Harsco Infrastructure Group, part of Harsco Corporation, where he was Division President, North America. Previously, his responsibilities included serving as general manager and CFO of Xylum Corporation; Vice President, Finance, North America at Fisher Scientific International; and Group Controller/Assistant Corporate Controller at The Pullman Company. Russo started his career at Peat, Marwick (now KPMG) after graduating from Rutgers University with a B.A. in business administration.

“Robert brings a wealth of strategic insight and experience to our leadership team,” said Bill Killeen, President and CEO of Acrow. “We look forward to his contributions, as we continue to expand our business in the U.S. and abroad.”

Acrow supplies bridges to urban and rural locations to help customers build strong, sustainable transportation infrastructure as a cornerstone of economic growth. Its flagship technology platform – the Acrow 700XS® panel bridge system – is considered a gold standard in steel bridging. Now in its third generation, the 700XS technology has been and continues to be used in tens of thousands of bridges worldwide.

About Acrow Bridge
Acrow Bridge has been serving the transportation and construction industries for more than 60 years with a full line of modular steel bridging solutions for vehicle, rail, vessel, military and pedestrian use. For more information, please visit