Expert in Manufacturing and Quality of Casting Methods, Problem Solving
Expert ID: 728388
Expert is an accredited Industrial Engineer with more than 16 years in the field. In his former employment position, he has served for 11 years as Senior Commodity Manager of Cast Products, working on major automotive and aerospace engineering and design programs at 30+ facilities worldwide – these include programs for the CR1 Corvette, SLRV Cadillac, various Audi projects, military components for the B-1 Bomber, and resolution of engineering issues with France’s A380 Air Bus.
Prior to his career with Eaton, he was a Senior Foundry Engineer at Teledyne Cast Products, working with large-scale, highly critical iron casting projects. He has worked on important programs in the railroad and energy industries, including development of a 6,000 hp engine block used to power China’s Super Train and castings utilized in modern windmill technology.
In addition to direct involvement with casting engineering and design, he has had extensive experience conducting global and regional trainings on a wide variety of topics related to design, analysis, manufacturing and quality assurance. His travels and professional duties have helped him develop cross-cultural awareness and an effectual ability to work with collaborative manufacturing teams. His comprehensive and global experience makes him an excellent candidate for providing quality casting solutions for your progressive company.
Consulted with Korean supplier of EGR valves for large semis, making design and manufacturing changes that eliminated a virtually scrap product, interchanging it with a superior replacement; implementation led to manufacturer's moving from worst supplier on Eaton's 2002 list to second best of 4,800 suppliers in 2004.Key consultant to a Salt Lake City-based military supplier of B-1 Bomber components, making recommendations that significantly reduced rejects and increased total output by 80%.Worked extensively with the FAA and French and U.S. officials to resolve Air Bus engineering issues.
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities:
Detroit, Michigan - Grand Rapids, Michigan - Flint, Michigan - Lansing, Michigan - Ann Arbor, Michigan - Livonia, Michigan - Westland, Michigan - Fort Wayne, Indiana - South Bend, Indiana - Toledo, Ohio