energy Engineering Experience
Research Assistant: Industrial Assessment Center, Newark, DE.
Gather and document key project site energy performance information; including utility bill data, infrastructure drawings and a listing of on-site large energy consuming equipment. Installed HOBO field monitoring equipment. Performed detailed on-site engineering audits including baseline profiles, end-use and retrofit analysis. Identified opportunities for conservation or efficiency and prepared energy saving calculations, investment grade analysis and simple payback for various industrial clients. Coordinated and managed eight of ••••• generated reports for on-site assessments as part of a team. ••••• of my ••••• written recommendations have been implemented for a total annual savings of over: $•••••,•••••, ••••• GWhs, •••••MMMBTUs of natural gas, ••••• million tons of CO2, ••••• thousand tons of SO2 and four thousand tons of NOx.
Contract Work: Self Employed, Newark, DE.
Evaluate, recommend, install and support hardware and software for general purpose use as well as LAN and WAN networks. Evaluate hardware and software requirements and capabilities related to clients needs. Investigate and apply appropriate technical solutions for clients.
Technician: Teleplan, New Castle, DE.
Troubleshoot and rework Comcast Cable digital cable converters. Soldering, unsoldering and crimping techniques of through-hole and surface mount components. Replace components on circuit boards.
Problem Solver 2: •••••, New Castle, DE.
Investigated and applied appropriate technical solutions for various departments. Assisted in the maintenance of inventory databases, and networks. Collaborated and assisted in the development of user documentation, training material and Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs). Operated forklifts and scissor lifts.
Electrician Apprentice: Watterson Electric, Coatesville, PA.
Replaced, prepared and installed wiring and electrical components for fire alarm systems and ••••• volt circuits.
University of Delaware, Newark, DE.
Master of Electrical Engineering
University of Delaware, Newark, DE.
Bachelor of Electrical Engineering
Computoss, Christiana, DE.
Oracle 8i for •••••, King of Prussia, PA.
Microsoft Certified Professional
Expert with Fluke infrared imaging cameras.
Expert with Quick PEP, HOBO software and data loggers.
Expert in SSST, SSAT, 3E Plus, PHAST, NxEAT, CHP, AIRMaster+, CWSAT, FSAT, MotorMaster+, and PSAT.
Intermediate with RSMeans Cost Works building cost analysis books and online databases.
Intermediate with Unix, DOS Windows: 9x, NT, •••••, XP, Vista and •••••
Intermediate with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, FrontPage and Expression.
Intermediate with programming in C•••••.
Beginner with Access, Matlab, PSpice, Visio, HTML, Basic, Pascal and Oracle 8i.
Energy Engineering Details
Types of sites visited:
Injection molding x2
PVC films and laminates
Ceramic matrix composites
Metal working x6
Commercial printing and lithography x2
Bottled and canned non-alcoholic carbonated beverages x3
Chemical processing x2
Chrome plated rolls and Electric Discharge Textured (EDT) rolls
Thermoformed plastic packaging x2
Architectural glass products
Latex paint x2
Aerospace technology parts
Technical ceramics, ballistic armor systems and epoxy wear coatings
Plastic pellets for extrusion
Personal protective equipment
Mens tailored clothing
Electronic circuit boards
Types of recommendations investigated and presented:
Use cooling tower to replace chiller cooling
Use variable speed drives
Duct outside air to compressor air intake x•••••
Utilize higher efficiency lamps and/or occupancy sensor controls x•••••
Utilize electric pumps instead of air-actuated pumps
Repair and/or add insulation x5
Recover waste heat from compressors x4
Replace compressed air cooling with waste nitrogen cooling
Replace drive belts with energy efficient cog belts and pulleys x5
Repair steam leaks
Institute compressed air leak check schedule x3
De-lamp warehouse to reduce light levels
De-energize equipment when not in use x2
Replace existing HVAC unit with higher efficiency model x2
Reduce compressed air pressure x3
Reduce steam pressure on existing boilers
Replace steam boiler system with direct contact hot water heater
Replace failing steam traps or recover and return condensate x2
Use pony compressor for continuous load
Use proximity thermometers for work station heaters
Use "burn off" solder flux as opposed to flux requiring de-ionized water washing
Institute a chiller maintenance log
Installation of a •••••KW solar power system