Karl is MD at KLM Tech. Group and has over 30 years of experience in design, construction, commissioning, training, project and operations management of process units. He is the editor for Engineering Practice Magazine and the Kolmetz Handbook of Process Equipment Design. He has authored more than 160 publications on a variety of technical subjects and is a Certified Practicing Engineer (CPE). His expertise include a wide range of chemical process technologies and product categories such as cryogenic liquids, LNG, LPG, NGL, ethylene, propylene, benzene & toluene extractive distillation, refining, and steam & power plants. He has over 18 years of refining experience and 15 years of cryogenics experience with ethylene and midstream Groups like Westlake, Titan, Chandra Asri, JG Summit, Indorama, Linde, Technip, Enable, and DCP. Karl propromotes GPE’s modular process plants and engineering services in the US and Middle East under KLM. He also supports GPE with specifc process expertise.