AllTranstek employee since: 2005 Industry experience since: 1988 BS, University of Illinois
Larry is responsible for tank qualification and maintenance procedures, reliability studies and analysis, technical support for fleet administration services,and advising customers on regulatory concerns and inspection intervals. He organizes training classes for tank car valve rebuilding and application and hazardous materials loading and unloading. Larry belongs to several industry organizations including the Association of American Railroads Tank Car Committee (chair and participate on task forces), The Chlorine Institute (voting member of the Transportation Issue Team and moderator of Transportation Forum), and the FRA Railroad Safety Advisory Committee. In 1996, Larry was issued a patent for Stem Seal Configuration for Ball Valves, 5,577,709.
AllTranstek employee since: 2015 Industry experience since: 2000 MS, University of Illinois Chicago; BS, Southern Illinois University
Angela performs technical tasks related to railcars and regulatory standards. Specifically, Angela works with customers to customize tank car inspection procedures, manage commodity technical data, and maintain a valve manufacturer database for customers. Additionally, Angela composes the AAR Circular Letter Summary Newsletter. Angela’s additional skills include project management, technical writing and presentation skills, technical and cost analysis, AFT Fathom and Arrow, and standards for AAAR, FRA, AND ASME. Angela is skilled in Spanish as a result of her experience teaching high school physics and physical science in Ecuador.
AllTranstek employee since: 2015 Industry experience since: 1980 BASc, University of Toronto
Brian ensures the fleet remains in compliance with all applicable rules and regulations. He completes reliability studies and provides solutions to identified issues, including statistical reviews of mechanical issues affecting aging railcars in order to eliminate systematic defects. Brian is a registered professional engineer (PEO), member of Transport Canada Consultative Committee for TP14877, and an active participant in AAR Tank Car Committee meetings.
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