years in the field: 26 / joined edm: 1993 / specialty: Machine Design, Process System Design, Piping System Design
A long-time edm team member, Tom brings both creativity and experience to every project he works on for industrial clients. Tom is a graduate of Wentworth Institute of Technology and first applied his education during three co-op semesters designing paper mill finishing equipment for the former Beloit-Lenox Corp. and the former Clark-Aiken Matik Corp. His background includes work in paper mills, chemical plants, wastewater treatment plants, food processing plants, power plants, limestone plants, plastic molding facilities and coating and printing plants.
Some of his favorite projects over his two decades at edm include a large-scale mill rebuild for Crane & Co., an R&D facility for International Paper with a specailized "Coating Kitchen", and a custom machine design and fabrication piece for a nuclear generation plant for General Electric.
Tom is actively involved in railroad preservation and is on the board of directors for the Berkshire Scenic Railway Museum in Lenox where he also volunteers as the Chief Mechanical Officer and a locomotive engineer. In addition to his work in railroad preservation, he spends his free time with his family gardening, cooking, and taking cruises with his wife.