ADAM ROSE, P.E.
13 years experience in chemical process design, construction, start-up, training, operations, and troubleshooting. Industry examples are liquid/aerosol consumer products, industrial organics, petrochemicals and refining, metal and mineral oxidation. Considerable experience in applications of fluid handling, heating/cooling, mixing, dispersion, drying, pneumatic conveying, and air/solids separation. Effective in scale-up and isolating / eliminating pinch points to provide required capacity and quality.
HAMMOND GROUP, INC., Hammond, Indiana, 1993 - 1999
Chief Process Engineer - Designed new process systems for metal oxidation and functional paint pigments. Scaled-up R&D projects and identified / removed pinch points in existing processes. Plant and utility layout for expansion projects. Equipment specifications. Contractor and budget administration. Start-up and operator training for new processes.
UOP (Universal Oil Products), Des Plaines, Illinois, 1989 - 1993
Senior Design Engineer - Corresponded with owner and contractor to define project objectives and schedule. Coordinated equipment design with equipment specialists. Maintained design basis and cross tie consistency with other engineers.
Project Engineer - Computer simulators used to size petrochemical complexes including distillation, absorption and reactor columns. Project specifications written for: Rotating Equipment, Heat Exchangers, Vessels, Control Valves, and Relief Valves.
THE AUSTIN COMPANY, Des Plaines, Illinois, 1987 - 1989
Process Engineer - Calculated both material and energy balances. Sized and selected process equipment such as: piping networks, pumps, compressors, heat exchangers, filter systems, vacuum dryers, absorption columns, and distillation columns. Sketched and updated process flow diagrams and P&IDs.
Field Engineer - Conducted field inspections of piping systems, process equipment, and utility packages. Confirmed equipment installation, alignment, lubrication, piping, wiring, and instrumentation. Calibrated digital and analog controllers. Expedited resolution of punch lists, and represented engineering interests during start-up with vendor and owner.
BARR COMPANY, Niles, Illinois 1986 -1987
Chemical Processing Supervisor - Directed chemical operators and maintenance in the production of various aerosol and liquid consumer products such as deodorants, hair care, and household cleaners. Developed alternative, temporary manufacturing methods when equipment failure prohibited normal production. Enforced safe working practices and made recommendations to decrease production expenses.
PERTINENT PROJECT EXPERIENCE
Licensed Professional Engineer (P.E.), State of Illinois, 1996
B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin (1986)
Dry mixing and blending, 8 hours, University of Wisconsin - Madison, (1996)
Chicago Chem Consultants Corporation
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