Steel Nation Hires Professional Engineer
Washington, PA USA – March 2014- Steel Nation, Inc. is proud to announce the hiring of Ed Hirzel, P.E. as the new Director of Engineering. With nearly 20 years of experience in the engineering field, he brings a strong technical background and extensive knowledge of building construction to the Steel Nation team. Since graduating from Carnegie Mellon University with a B.S. in Civil Engineering, Mr. Hirzel has designed hundreds of commercial and industrial buildings, public works projects, including water and wastewater treatment facilities, and other capital projects for clients worldwide. At Steel Nation, he will lead Steel Nation’s engineering and design processes to establish the best practices of manufacturing and to build the safest compressor stations in the oil and gas industry.
Originally founded to design and build turnkey, large-scale coal prep plants, Steel Nation has evolved into the leading designer and builder of natural gas compressor stations, primarily mid-stream but also transmission and storage compression facilities, throughout the Marcellus, Utica, and other North American shale plays.