Chemical Engineer and Polymer Consultant

Engineering Services

  • Resolution of tough technical problems
  • Design and budgeting of Pilot Plants
  • Scale-up to commercialization
  • Unit operations testing
  • Conceptual design and preliminary estimates
  • Proven path to rapid commercialization
  • Toll Manufacturer searches
  • Project scope development
  • Troubleshooting
  • Travel to all locations
  • Introduction to associates with alternate expertise

Pilot Plant Design and Operation:
  • Define pilot plant objectives
  • Define success criteria
  • Match design to objectives
  • Select scaleable equipment
  • Degree of instrumentation
  • Layout
  • Common pitfalls
  • Budget: capital and ongoing
  • Operation

Technology Evaluations:
  • Determine state and robustness of technology
  • Financial evaluations
  • Capital estimate checks
  • Anonymous contacts to third parties
  • Independent and objective evaluation
  • Comparisons to existing technology

Polymer Plant Design:
  • Determine best balance of unit operations
  • Wide view of process options
  • Innovative approach to new processes
  • Experience with many polymerization media
  • Experience with most devolatilization equipment
  • Experience with most compounding equipment
  • Knowledge of many products and processes
  • Equipment and vendor selection

Partial Client List:
  • Arkema, Inc.
  • Avecia, Inc.
  • Cabot Corp.
  • Coleman Research
  • Emulsitone
  • Metabolic Explorer
  • Pdc Machines
  • PTC Value Recovery
  • Recarbon Corp.
  • Regent Group
  • Sugar Research Institute (Australia)
  • Teknor Apex
  • Total
  • Washington Group International

Associate of:
  • Chemical Consultants Network
  • CECON Group
  • AIChE

Professional Engineer - State of Texas