Our Core Values

Continuous Improvement

Owning up to and learning from mistakes or experiences while seeking ways to do better; contributing positively to improvements that extend to people, processes or products within our company.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion

Strengthening our team by celebrating our differences.

Positive Energy

Identifying the positive in all situations and interactions at work; bringing energy to conversations while lacking ego in support of others, not controlling, at peace; being mindful.

Problem Solving

Identifying problems when they arise, gaining information to understand the nature of the problems that occur; generating a course of corrective action, making a decision while seeking and acting upon feedback.


Working as a part of a team harmoniously, providing and receiving input and feedback; acting as a partner in shared goals and responsibilities.


Taking ownership of work products and processes, being trustworthy, someone others can rely upon at work, making and meeting deadlines.



Melissa Wasielewski
Managing Partner


Bryan Pyka
Managing Partner

We design to make a difference for our employees & community

AMPED I is an innovative design and engineering firm specializing in power infrastructure projects ranging from transmission to distribution and fire protection projects for power utility, industry, government and commercial facilities. Our experienced design and engineering team has been instrumental in the successful planning, development and commissioning of power engineering across the U.S. including electrical substations, wind farms, industrial utility interconnects, and smart grid upgrades. We foster collaborative efforts and partner with world-class industry leaders to offer complete solutions to client needs.

AMPED I consistently provides exceptional value, integrity and client satisfaction. We manage utility and building projects in a timely, safety-conscious manner with a commitment to quality assurance, budget efficiency and customer service. Power infrastructure and fire protection are multifaceted and AMPED I’s 40+ years of experience enables us to take a project from initial assessment and design to full compliance and operation. We are recognized for our demonstrated track record of effectively handling projects both large and small including those with unique challenges.

From protection and control engineering of state-of-the-art distribution systems to reducing liability and securing life, property and assets, AMPED I’s talented, dependable team offers a responsive, comprehensive approach to power engineering and project completion. We look forward to creating a seamless working relationship with you that will provide dependable solutions for your infrastructure with an eye toward maximizing your return on investment.