Byron graduated with a B.S. Industrial Technology from the University of S.W. Louisiana, and he has over forty years of experience in project engineering, design, specification and construction in the distilling and chemical process industry. His design work has included process piping, distillation systems, heat exchangers, industrial HVAC systems of many types, chiller packages, boiler, etc. Many of Byron’s project duties have included capital cost estimate preparation, contractor bid package preparation, bid analysis, as well as equipment specifications for many types of electrical and mechanical equipment. He also has significant maintenance management experience.