Carotek Welcomes Jeff Kite as Mechanical Integration Division Manager
Carotek is excited to announce the hire of Jeff Kite as Mechanical Integration Division Manager. Jeff will be responsible for all quoting, job estimating and skid fabrication for MID projects. Jeff will report to Stephen Bell and oversee all MID engineers, and Order Administration, as well as Quality Assurance for MID work.
Jeff was once a client of our Mechanical Integration Division. He has worked for Applied Synergistics, Inc. in Lynchburg, Virginia from 1994 - 2002 before they were acquired by Diamond Power International. Jeff stayed on with Diamond Power from 2002 – 2016. While employed at both companies Jeff was a Lead and Principal Engineer specializing in control systems and boiler auxiliary equipment in the Power Generation Industries. Jeff’s company purchased Process Skids from Carotek during his tenure at Applied Synergistics. Jeff comes to us with a vast knowledge of mechanical design in the process equipment industry and is suited well to join our Mechanical Integration Team.
Jeff holds a B.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Tulsa and is a licensed PE in the state of Virginia.
Jeff and his wife Zhenya have a daughter, Kira, six years of age and a son, Kevin, 13 years of age. The family presently lives in Lynchburg, VA and plans to move to the Charlotte area after their children finish the present school year in Lynchburg.