Paul Emett - Senior Control Engineer

Paul is a team-oriented, data-driven leader with a strong sense of direction and ownership in work and teams. Paul has project management and implementation experience designing, programming, and commissioning SCADA systems, regulatory process control strategies, and advanced process control strategies in a variety of refining, water, and manufacturing processes. Processes he has worked on include: Crude, HF Alkylation, Polymerization, Reforming, Hydrotreating, Fluid Catalytic Cracking and Gas Recovery, Fractionation/Distillation, hydrogen management systems, batch resin, continuous carbon fiber, and semi-batch prepreg. Paul is familiar with a variety of DCS and PLC hardware and software including Honeywell, Foxboro, Yokogawa, Allen-Bradley, SCADAPack, Modicon, iFIX, and FactoryTalk View. Process modeling experience employing commercial chemical process modeling software (Profit Toolkit).

Paul received a BS degree in Chemical Engineering (2004), and an MBA (2012) from the University of Utah.  He thrives at creating value through cost-effective solutions that improve on the operational objectives of his clients. 

Control hardware/software experience includes:

  • Honeywell Experion PKS
  • Honeywell TDC3000
  • Rockwell Automation RSLogix 5000, RSLogix 500, FactoryTalk
  • Invensys Foxboro
  • Yokogawa Centum VP
  • Allen Bradley PLCs
  • Control Microsystems RTUs
  • Telepace
  • GE iFIX
  • Schneider Electric SCADAPack, Telepace
  • AutomationDirect C-more
  • Communications Protocols: Modbus, Modbus/TCP, Ethernet/IP, DNP3

Project methodology experience includes:

  • Traditional (initiation, planning, executing, monitoring and controlling, closing)
  • Six Sigma (DMAIC).  ASQ Black Belt certified
  • Agile
  • Lean

Professional Highlights

APCO Inc. - Senior Process Control Engineer - Execute project management and regulatory control projects.

Hexcel - Process Engineer - Analyze and troubleshoot manufacturing processes of resin, film, prepreg, and carbon fiber.  Implement process improvements through use of capital projects, Six Sigma, Lean, SPC, and other methodologies.