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Expert in HVAC system design & equipment selection

Expert ID: 733755 Pennsylvania, USA

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Over 50 years of experience in the HVAC industry. 23 years working for three Consulting Engineering firms in York County, PA and 26.5 years working for Siemens Industry, Inc. in Mechanicsburg, PA; Miami, Florida; Atlanta, Georgia, Baltimore, MD and Washington, DC.

Expert specializes in Heat Loss and Heat Gain calculation, equipment selection, ductwork and pipe sizing, for new and renovation work. Project Management is another area of experience handling projects from $25 K to $1.5 M. Mechanical Service plans for offices, manufacturing and Hospitals.

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On site consultation, system review and recommendation to improve existing mechanical systems. Offer solution to under-preforming HVAC systems with to cold or to hot rooms with-in the building.


Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1983 Degree: 31 credits Subject: Physical Sciences Institution: Penn State York/York College of PA
Year: 1971 Degree: Mechanical Drafting Apprentice Subject: Journeyman Mechanical Draftsman Institution: PA • State Apprenticeship
Year: 1971 Degree: Mechanical Drafting Apprentice Subject: Journeyman Mechanical Draftsman Institution: I.C.S. Correspondence
Year: 1968 Degree: Graduated Subject: Mechanical Drafting Institution: York Suburban Sr. High School & York County A.V.T.S

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 1990 to 2017 Employer: Siemens Industry, Inc Title: Service Account Manager, Sr. Department: Building Automation Responsibilities: Served as a Service Account Manager, Sr / Project Manager, responsible for system design, and following the project through the construction phase. Responsible for our service contracts and in this position, sell new Service Contracts, schedule Service mechanics, meet with customers
to resolve their Building related issues.
Years: 1980 to 1990 Employer: Barton Associates, Inc. Title: HVAC Senior Designer / Project Manager Department: Mechanical Responsibilities: Served as an HVAC senior designer and project manager. In this capacity, was responsible for HVAC design, client contact, studies and reports, probable construction costing, specifications, site inspection and shop drawings for commercial, institutional and governmental projects. Expert was also responsible for all York Hospital and Reading Hospital design and coordination of projects.

Years: 1979 to 1980 Employer: BASCO Associates Inc. Title: HVAC Designer Department: Mechanical Responsibilities: Made the transition from design-draftsman to designer. Was responsible for HAVC design for various types of buildings. Responsibilities included surveys, system design, writing specifications, site inspection, client contact, studies and reports.
Years: 1973 to 1979 Employer: Barton Associates, Inc. Title: Design-Draftsman Department: Mechanical Responsibilities: As a design-draftsman my responsibilities included the following: surveys, system design, drafting and some specification writing.
Years: 1972 to 1973 Employer: BASCO Associates Inc. Title: Design-Draftsman Department: Mechanical Responsibilities: As a design-draftsman, responsibilities included the following: heat loss & heat gain calculations, design and drafting of ductwork and piping systems in addition, make equipment selections.
Years: 1967 to 1972 Employer: Glasgow & Associates, Inc. Title: Junior Draftsman / Design Draftsman Department: Mechanical Responsibilities: Started as a junior draftsman and developed into a design draftsman running heat loss & heat gain calculations, making some equipment selections in addition, drafting all work.

Career Accomplishments

Associations / Societies
American Society of Heating Refrigerating and Air - Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE). Member
Baltimore Chapter ASHRAE – Member. Life Member
Past President – 88 Central PA Chapter ASHRAE.
Past Region III Vice Chairman Research Promotion
Awards / Recognition
ASHRAE-Outstanding Performance as Research Promotion
ASHRAE-Chairman Region III
ASHRAE-Regionaire Award Region III
ASHRAE-Presidential Award of Excellence, Star & Special Citation
ASHRAE-Certificate of Appreciation
ASHRAE-Outstanding Service & Contribution To The Growth of ASHRAE Research Promotion
ASHRAE-Regional Award of Merit

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