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"Keith, I appreciate the work you've done for us.  You've really helped us turn this project around.

Peter John, Engineering & Project Manager

Tower Elevator Systems, Inc.

Keith has personally performed, lead or supervised engineering, consulting projects or taught advanced FEA at his own firm or an employer's firm for these clients & others:  (For more details refer to Keith's CV)

Oil & Gas Producers:

Shell Olympus Rig/BOP/Various/Redesign/FEA

BP Thunder Horse Rig/Derrick/API review/Test/FEA

ExxonMobile Austrailia - Rig/API review/FEA

Freeport MacMoran GOM - Rig/Repairs/Ops

ConocoPhillips - Ekofisk II Seatrax Cranes/Design/FEA


Oil & Gas Drilling Contractors

Transocean - Offshore Rigs/API derrick reviews/FEA

Diamond Offshore - Crane repair/calcs & FEA

Sedco Forex - Liftboat Gearing/Seatrax Cranes/FEA

Patterson UTI - Rigs/FMLR designs/Repairs/FEA

H&P - Rigs & pipe-handling/Design/Repair/FEA

Ensign - Rigs & pipe-handling/Design/Repairs/FEA

Rowan - Jackup Gears/Rigs - Repairs/Failures/FEA

Trinidad - Rigs/Repairs/Failures/FEA

Pioneer - Rigs/FMLR designs/repairs/FEA

Nabors - Rigs/Repairs/Failures/FEA

Precision - Rigs/Repairs/Failures/FEA


Drilling & Heavy Equipment Suppliers

NOV - DrecoBowen, IRI - Rigs/New designs/FEA

Letourneau Technologies. - Mast repairs/FEA

Diester Machinery - Vibrators/FEA

Dover CCI - Gas Compressors/FEA-redesign

Oceaneering Multiplex cable machine/FEA-redesign

Stewart & Stevenson Catwalk machine/FEA - New


Military, Gov., Mining, Construct., Medical

Tower Elevators - Rack & Pinion drv./Design/FEA

Litton EOS - Weapons shock/FEA

US Architect of the Capital - Overhead safety/FEA

Strata Int'l - Composite bldgs./Testing/FEA Patent

ESI - Failure of Commercial bldg./FEA/Root cause

Avance - Spinal Implants - 3D Design/Patent Dwg's

ISAT - Seismic Brackets - FEA Simulation of Testing

Bechtel - Heavy Plate & Tank Construction Innovation


Training: FEA & Welding - Various Industries

Valmont (WCE) - 7-Step FEA training

Milliken R&D - 7-Step FEA training

TIWDownhole tools - Forming/FEA coaching

MEMC - Chemical plant - Fluids/FEA coaching

Entergy (MP&L) - ASME B&PV Sec. IX - Welding

Scheef & StoneAttorneys - Patent research & Dwg's

US Dept. of Justice - Tools tariff Research & Opinion

After 3 months of consulting, Keith received this very rewarding comment,

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