Director of Engineering - TECO
Mr. David Bennert has been employed by Toledo Engineering Co., Inc. since 2011, serving as a Project Engineer (2011-2013), and Engineering Manager (2013-2015). Previously (1995-2001), David served as the Operations Manager of Envitco, Inc., a sister company of TECO. In this position he was in charge of all of Envitco's engineering, research and start-up/operations services.
Prior to his return to TECO, David served as President of InnovaTech Services, LLC. InnovaTech provided engineering and consulting services to the Department of Energy (DOE), as well as Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) and Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL). In this position, David also served on the Technical Review Committee for the HLW and LAW melting systems for the Hanford Waste Vitrification Project (DOE). He also held the position of Plant Manager at INA Bearing Company and Project Engineer at Torrington/Ingersoll-Rand.
David is a graduate of Auburn University, where he received his Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering. He holds a Master's Degree in Environmental Engineering from Clemson University and attended The University of Toledo where he pursued a Master's Degree in Business Administration.
In his role as Director of Engineering, David's responsibilities include the coordination of Estimating, Technical and Design Engineering activities to ensure continuity and synergy of the three departments.
B.S. Mechanical Engineering from Auburn University, M.S. Environmental Systems from Clemson University, M.B.A. from the University of Toledo
Years with TECO