Stone Technologies is pleased to announce the addition of Ryan Hutchinson and Robert Kerfoot as a Systems Engineers. Their background and experience in control systems programming and design will be a strong addition to Stone’s engineering staff.
Ryan has worked over seven years in the industrial controls and automation field developing, implementing, and supporting custom control systems and platforms in many different industries, including Food and Beverage, Chemical, Rock and Aggregate, Cement, Wastewater, and Pulp and Paper.
Ryan has a strong background in PLC, HMI, and computer programming. He has worked as a systems integrator, plant engineer, and corporate controls engineer at different points in his career. Ryan has held lead roles in multi-million dollar capital projects and continues to enjoy working with new technologies in the controls field. Ryan hopes to further his career growth at Stone through exposure to MES/MOM design and implementation as well as future training/mentorship in project management.
Ryan is a resident of Colorado Springs, Colorado and has earned a BS in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech. He enjoys snowboarding, swimming, hiking and playing guitar, and is recently engaged.
Robert has worked over five years in the industrial electrical, controls, and automation fields developing, implementing, and supporting custom control systems and platforms in variety of industries, including Food and Beverage, Oil and Gas, Asphalt, and Wastewater.
He has a strong background in PLC, HMI, and system integration. Robert has worked as a project manager, control systems technician, electrician, and US Naval Officer at different points in his career. As a project manager he was technical lead for a successful roll out of a plant floor control system at four geographically disparate locations with an intensely compressed schedule. Robert hopes to further his career growth at Stone through exposure to MES/MOM implementation as well as future training/mentorship in project management.
Robert is a resident of Raymore, Missouri and has earned a BS in Systems Engineering from the US Naval Academy. He enjoys spending time with his wife and son fly fishing, photographing nature, camping, and woodworking.
About Stone Technologies
Stone Technologies, Inc. is a national systems integration company that focuses on project delivery. Stone provides industrial automation services including process control and manufacturing execution system (MES/MOM) design, software development, and commissioning. The company is located at 550 Spirit of St. Louis Blvd., Chesterfield, Missouri, 63005. Visit our website at www.stonetek.com.