Senior Technical Engineering Professional
KLM Technology Group, USA
Karl Kolmetz is a Senior Technical Engineering Professional / Senior Manager at KLM Technology Group. He is the Editor for Engineering Practice Magazine and the Handbook of Process Equipment Design. He has authored more than 140 publications on a variety of subjects for product recovery, troubleshooting, training, project management, process design, process safety management and simulation with safety and environmental focus. His research interest focuses on how to apply the fundamentals of engineering to practical applications. The Handbook of Process Equipment Design has over 100 chapters on a variety of process equipment including, line sizing, pumps, compressors, relief valve, flares, separators, distillation and others.
Independent Consultant - Capital Projects Reviews and Project Management
TimT Consultancy, Netherlands
Tim is a seasoned Project Management, Project Execution and Project Controls/Services professional with close to 35 years of international experience in companies part of the Royal Dutch Shell group – mainly in E&P and both in green and brown field projects. After retirement, Tim stayed active in the industry as the independent consultant in the area of capital project reviews and project management training. In addition, Tim is active on voluntary basis – e.g. in the Dutch Royal Institute of Engineers (KIVI) as Engineering Coach and as Chairman of the North Holland Region.