Chief Operating Officer/Chief Technology Officer
John is Bair Energy’s Chief Operating Officer and also serves as Chief Technology Officer. John is a Registered professional engineer with over thirty-five years of progressively more responsible engineering and management experience. John’s background also includes management of technical organizations, project management, contracting, project controls, and regulatory issues. Most recently John was Vice President – Operations for Technip USA, Inc., Claremont, California. In that role he led all operational aspects of the Claremont office including Operations, Project Management, Procurement and the Construction Services Group. He was responsible for Operations and EPC activities for all projects executed by the Claremont office. He also led the Technical and Administrative group of 220 professionals. He was responsible for Technology Development support in the areas of renewable energy (wind, solar, geothermal, GTL and biomass to energy).
John’s specific industry experience includes Execution of the Engineering and Design for the Hydrogen, Ethylene, Dorr Oliver and Renewable Energy product lines. Project Manager of HMP3 110 MMSCFD hydrogen plant (Korea) the development phase of a 7,500Nm/H CO Plant (Korea) and Management of HMP2 – 110 MMSCFD hydrogen plant (Korea). Additionally, John was responsible for overall management of the Engineering Company including business development, P&L/financial reporting, technical staff development and project development. Primary clients were key players in the large energy sector.