Aerospace Value Engineering FMEA- Resolved critical flight control failure on Boeing 737 elevator feel computer that was failing in final test. This resulted in improved reliability of the component and maintained company’s “Preferred Provider” status with Boeing and contributed to winning new business worth over $100M and saved over $1M in rework and assembly of replacement parts.
Implemented Value Engineering Program resulting in $6.4M cost savings and win of a $300 M Multi-Year Business Agreement with a major commercial aircraft manufacturer.
Value Engineering effort identified over $6.0M in potential savings on an Environmental Compliance Re-engineering Effort.
Facilities and Infrastructure Sustainment and Maintenance Planning: Team Lead in the development of a parametric economic model to estimate deferred maintenance, sustainment, and periodic repair and replacement costs for 472 buildings and infrastructure components with a Replacement Plant Value of over $6B.
Remote Handled Transuraic Waste to WIPP Project: Lead Systems Engineer responsible for Value Engineering and Systems Engineering, Requirements Analysis, Process Flow development and trade studies to evaluate alternative designs and plans for retrieval, repackaging, and shipment of contact handled and remote handled transuranic waste to the DOE Waste Isolation Pilot Plant (WIPP) in Carlsbad, NM.
Supplier Operations Consultant – consultant to Boeing purchasing agents and Tier 1 and 2 suppliers assessing companies to identify and mitigate key risk areas and insure rate increase readiness for a projected 40% increase in overall aircraft production over a 5 year period to insure Boeing’s on-time delivery of airplanes.
Principal Systems Engineering Consultant on the design and development of the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and Boeing’s CORE Systems Engineering group supporting all wide bodied commercial aircraft in DFM/A, lean-six sigma, risk management (BORIS), and value engineering methods and techniques. Consulted on the CORE Systems Engineering project providing comprehensive general systems engineering support for the design and development of new products and redesi
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