Location: Saint Louis, MO
Location: Saint Louis, MO
Title: Director of Architecture
Company: Patrick Malloy Communities
Location: Atlanta, GA
Atlanta, GA, October 5, 2016, Jeff Hamilton, Director of Architecture at Patrick Malloy Communities, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in homebuilding.
Mr. Hamilton’s interest in the construction industry started at an early age. Growing up, he enjoyed the feeling of building things with blocks. Fast-forward a few decades and Mr. Hamilton still enjoys building things, this time with some bigger blocks, to create high-end townhouses and custom home designs. Mr. Hamilton has been in his directorial position with Patrick Malloy Communities for more than a year and has worked with the company for more than three years. In addition to his homebuilding expertise, Mr. Hamilton is proficient at information technology services, such as using VMware and various computer hardware applications. Continue reading
Company: BCP Engineers & Consultants
Location: Baton Rouge, LA
Baton Rouge, LA, September 15, 2016, David Weller, Mechanical Maintenance Coordinator of BCP Engineers & Consultants, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in nuclear power.
As a mechanical maintenance coordinator, Mr. Weller is responsible for a number of tasks that help the company provide excellent service. He is responsible for coordinating and scheduling work for the mechanical maintenance department, planning and implementing major projects, performing constructability and operational impact reviews on design packages to ensure installation in the most efficient amount of time. He helps enhance plant operation, oversee the EPC contractor during major construction activities and uses software to coordinate projects. Continue reading
Company: DLZ Corporation
Location: Columbus, OH
Columbus, OH, September 8, 2016, Vikram Rajadhyaksha, Chairman at DLZ Corporation, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in civil engineering.
Mr. Rajadhyaksha is honored for his professional longevity in engineering, which spans nearly four decades. Having also founded the company, his passion and expertise run deep into the roots of the organization. He is a leader in developing and managing projects that concern water resources, such as power generation, flood control, recreation, irrigation and domestic consumption. Additionally, his company provides construction management, landscape architecture and planning, program management and surveys as part of its list of services. Continue reading
Title: Project Manager
Company: Sanders Engineering
Location: Katy, TX
Katy, TX, August 9, 2016, David Sanders, Project Manager of Sanders Engineering, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in engineering specifications.
Recognized for more than 27 years in the field, Mr. Sanders remains excited over the kind of work he contributes. Simply put, he writes engineering specifications for equipment for new plant construction. In addition, he performs technical evaluations to select new equipment for each new plant, creates and checks piping and instrument diagrams and leads the process safety and construction safety for projects. As a leader, he directs cross-functional teams through Microsoft Project plans software, manages scope, schedules and budgets for capital projects. His highly technical work is praised for his insistence on Management of Change and Commissioning and Validation Standards. In addition to completing projects for oil and chemical companies, he has also contributed to government projects. Continue reading
Company: Byers Engineering Company
Location: Rancho Cucamonga, CA
Rancho Cucamonga, CA, August 4, 2016, Joseph Iuzzini, Director of Fiber Services for Byers Engineering Company, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in fiber optic management.
Mr. Iuzzini’s latest position augments his 25 years of experience. As a director of fiber services, he is responsible for planning and organizing executive projects while coordinating cross-functional resources to help the telecommunications company move forward. In order to accomplish this, he ensures compliance by assigning responsibilities and monitoring the progress along the path of execution. While determining the metrics in order to have a successful project, Mr. Iuzzini gathers data to assess and track. Creating business cases allows him to establish prioritization. Additionally, Mr. Iuzzini’s role involves working with key individuals across the company to understand business requirements and communicate with stakeholders. So much of the company’s success relies on his observation of projects that he compiles the key dates and milestones. Continue reading
Company: Praxair, Inc.
Location: Tonawanda, NY
Tonawanda, NY, August 3, 2016, Susan Kelley, Senior Engineer at Praxair, Inc., has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in equipment design and selection.
Ms. Kelley has been with Praxair since she graduated college in 1992, but her love for engineering, chemistry and science began much earlier in her life. In her current position at Praxair, Ms. Kelley works with the Mechanical Integrity program at the company’s PSM locations. In addition, she audits information for existing locations and works to close gaps. Her skills are proven in providing technical assistance to operating facilities and working in the division focusing on the refinement of atmospheric gases and C02. She is a member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers and enjoys the real life application chemical engineering provides. Continue reading
Company: Roland Oilfield Consulting
Location: Port Townsend, WA
Port Townsend, WA, May 23, 2016, Michael Roland, Completions Consultant of Roland Oilfield Consulting, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in oil and gas consultancy.
As an expert in oilfield services, Mr. Roland provides a bevy of services that include handling completions, vertical and horizontal well stimulation and wireline pump downs and injection tests. In addition to these tasks, he supervises work-over and completion operations that involve hydraulic fracturing, coil tubing clean-out, running tubing, casing and frac strings. Mr. Roland is proficient at setting down hole pumps and rods, installing pumping units, overseeing the completion plan during contract terms and handling various aspects of work-over and completions engineering assignments and assisting in preparing completion. Roland Oilfield Consulting focuses on exploration and production of natural gas and oil. Continue reading
Title: Welding Instructor and Technician
Company: Arc Specialties
Location: Spring, TX
Spring, TX, May 16, 2016, Bonnie Harcrow-Hall, Welding Instructor and Technician at Arc Specialties, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers, for dedication, achievement and leadership in welding and instructing.
Ms. Harcrow-Hall has been involved in the engineering industry since the 1970s, and currently holds a supervisory position with Arc Specialties, a company that builds automated machines. With nearly 40 years of experience began when she decided to take a welding class in high school. She enjoyed learning how to weld and pictured herself in a career as a welder. One of her first obstacles was finding a position in the trade, but her brother helped her find a position with a company that had been looking for a female welder.
Company: United States Department of Agriculture
Location: Washington, DC, United States
WASHINGTON, DC, May 12, 2016, Doreen Christian La Roche, Civil Engineer and Project Manager/COTR for the Operations division of the United States Department of Agriculture, has been recognized by Elite American Engineers for dedication, achievements, and leadership in civil engineering and construction management.
Lauded as an expert in construction project management, Ms. La Roche fruitfully utilizes her more than 26 years of professional engineering experience serving a government organization which provides farming services, and enforces agricultural and food production policies. At her current post, she is primarily in charge of managing products which include construction and facility upgrades. Ms. La Roche became involved in her profession after working with the United States Forest Service and USDA’s Office of Operations Engineering Branch. Continue reading