Ronald P. Durr
Ronald P. Durr is a graduate of Temple University Tech Institute in Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Design.
His multifaceted career of sixty years in the industry has seen him as a heating, ventilation and air conditioning and refrigeration mechanic and project manager. While employed by many mechanical contractors, Mr. Durr has purchased and supervised installation of major equipment for hospitals, malls, factories, high rise buildings and residences.
Servicing of all equipment is also a specialty of Mr. Durr’s, and as a certified refrigerant handler he pays particular attention to the proper removal and disposal of contaminated materials. While employed by H. C. Beck General Contractors, he acted as the Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Coordinator for the construction of the 60-story Liberty Place II in Philadelphia, as well as the adjoining 17-story Ritz Carlton Hotel and 3-story retail mall.
At Consulting Engineers & Scientists, Inc., Mr. Durr evaluates failures that have caused fires, electrocutions, unacceptable equipment performance and environmental deficiencies.
Mr. Durr keeps up with the latest technology such as solar photovoltaic cells and solar heat collection panels, geothermal HVAC systems and domestic water heating systems, and in floor radiant heating systems.