Engineer’s Profile

Construction ♦ Mechanical Engineering ♦ Project Management ♦ Arctic Engineering

A highly-motivated Mechanical Engineer with over 14 years of diverse engineering experience in the U.S. and Europe with Construction, HVAC, Energy and Environmental Technology, Power Plant Engineering, Renewable Energy Resources, Regulatory Compliance, Air Quality, Wastewater, and Solid Waste

 EDUCATION

Arctic Engineering (Northern Design) Graduate Course – University of Alaska Anchorage

 Master of Science in Engineering Management – University of Alaska Anchorage

Bachelor in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis in Energy- and Environmental Technology / Renewable Energies – University of Applied Sciences Zittau-Görlitz, Germany

CERTIFICATIONS

Professional Mechanical Engineer, Registered in AK

LEED Accredited Professional (LEED AP)

Certified Energy Engineer (CEA)

Certified Building Commissioning Professional (CBCP)

LEED & COMMISSIONING WORK EXPERIENCE 

  • Anchorage Native Tribal Health Community- Commissioning and LEED
  • Anchorage Neighbor Hood  Health Center- Design, Construction Management and LEED
  • MOA Museum Addition LEED
  • MOA Mountain View Library LEED
  • Construction Commissioning of Admunsen-Scott South Pole Station for ongoing construction within

the South Pole Modernization Project, RSA contracted employee serving the National Science Foundation

  • Commissioning of Fort Wainwrights Housing Boiler Rooms
  • Commissioning of Seismic Restraints of Mechanical Equipment in all Kodiak Island School District

WORK EXPERIENCE  2001 TO 2013

Energy Engineering LLC, Anchorage, AK                                    Since 01/2012      Senior Mechanical Engineer & Owner Michael Hauke is the founder of Energy Engineering, LLC. Projects since January 2012 include commercial, projects include:

  • McLaughlin Gym, HVAC Design
  • Castable Ceramics building
  • Wind and Solar Feasibility Study for Tel Alaska for Iliamna Sites  Energy
  • Karluk wind study for future wind turbine grant application
  • the Cordova & Kenai Fish Processing Plants  (Life Safety Upgrades)
  • Pilot Point Grid Upgrade/District Heating System & Efficiency Upgrade Pilot Point Wind Farm Feasibility Study, Wind monitoring, Wind Resource Analysis and Integration Design Report

Electric Power Systems, Inc                                             01/2013-01/15/3015          Mechanical Engineer

  • Manages numerous power plant and HVAC projects and provided detailed design services.
    • Responsibilities: system conception, layout, code compliance, design analysis, technical specifications, equipment sizing and selection, cost estimates for these projects, as well as site inspections
  • Scope of work: Piping, HVAC, energy analysis and energy conservation

Notable Projects

  • Nome Joint Utility Systems – Maintenance and Storage Facility
  • Turn Again School Boiler Upgrade
  • Shemya Power Plant Remodel
  • TDX Power Plant Design
  • Kotzebue ORC Integration – Waste Heat to Energy
  • Unalaska ORC Integration – Waste Heat to Energy
  • Alaska Pacific University – Campus Wide Energy Upgrade (including APU Pool Heat Recovery & controls upgrade for other buildings)

RBA Engineering Inc., Anchorage, AK                                      05/2010-12/2011   Senior Mechanical Project Engineer

  • Managed numerous HVAC projects and provided detailed design services under senior staff supervision
    • Responsibilities: system conception, layout, code compliance, design analysis, technical specifications, equipment sizing and selection, cost estimates for these projects, as well as site inspections
  • Scope of work: HVAC, energy analysis and energy conservation, LEED certification, and renewable energies

Notable Projects

  • MCC Living Quarters – North Slope
  • ICCAA Islamic Masjid
  • Anchorage Neighborhood Health Center
  • Lake and Peninsula Wood Boiler Study
  • Atca School
  • Karluk Energy Study (Wind&WasteHeat)
  • Ambler Waste Heat Recovery
  • MOA – Performance Art Theatre
  • Abbott Road Office Building
  • Al’s Alaska Inn – Hotel
  • AWWU – Elmore Road Reservoir
  • Anchorage Tribal Health Community-
  • Commissioning and LEED
  • FortWainwright Religious Education Facility
  • Audits and Alternative Energy Plan

RSA Engineering Inc., Anchorage, AK                                 01/2008 – -03/2010   Mechanical Project Engineer

  • Managed numerous HVAC projects and provided detailed design services under senior staff supervision
    • Responsibilities: system conception, layout, code compliance, design analysis, technical specifications, equipment sizing and selection, cost estimates for these projects, as well as site inspections
  • Scope of work: HVAC, energy analysis and energy conservation, LEED certification, and renewable energies

Notable Projects

  • Eielson AFB Dorm Remodel
  • Elmendorf AFB Marine Reserve Center Remodel
  • Kodiak School District – Seismic Restraints
  • MOA Museum Addition LEED
  • MOA Mountain View Library LEED
  • Korean Baptist Church HVAC
  • Ouzinkie Water Treatment Plan – HVAC
  • USPO Homer Energy Analysis
  • Kodiak Baptist Mission HVAC
  • Mentasta L. School Heat Recovery
  • South Pole – Energy Analysis and Concept of Self-Sustaining Housing
  • South Pole Title II Inspector for Construction

  Title II Building Inspector at Admunsen-Scott South Pole Station (Nov 08 – Feb 09) for ongoing construction within the South Pole Modernization Project, RSA contracted employee serving the National Science Foundation

Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation / Division of Environmental Health                                                            02/2007 – 10/2007  Oil & Gas Coordinator

  • Project manager coordinating oil and gas industry drilling waste treatment and disposal facility regulation statewide
  • Performed advanced level engineering reviews on solid waste projects including compliance inspections
  • Supervised an environmental Program Specialist III responsible for remediation projects
    • Non-municipal solid waste facility oversight included reviewing permit applications and plans, inspecting facilities, reviewing environmental monitoring reports/Conducting permit and regulatory compliance activity for oil and gas facilities

Notable Projects

  • Pioneer Resources Inc., Alaska North Slope – Oooguruk Drill Site – Environmental risk assessment of the Grind and Inject Facility on the production island located in the Harrison Bay
  • North Slope and South East Alaska drilling waste facilities from British Petroleum, ConocoPhillips, Chevron, Marathon Oil, Andarko Petroleum, Forest Oil, etc. – Regulatory oversight, inspection, and corrective action

HMH Consulting Inc., Anchorage, AK                                  10/2003  – 12/2006 Project Manager for Environmental Monitoring/Testing

  • Managed air quality monitoring projects for meteorological and ambient monitoring stations as well as continuous emission monitoring systems; Managed 1 direct technical team member overseeing up to 10 projects simultaneously
  • Conducted facility audits to ensure environmental compliance; Produced cost estimates and maintained budget control;
  • Designed monitoring systems for various applications; Managed databases for downloaded monitoring data
  • Provided technical support for clients including operator training, system troubleshooting and repair

Notable Clients

  • Alyeska Pipeline, Anchorage Water and Waste Water Utility, Cordova Electric Inc., etc.

Graduate Research Assistant

  • Tested and Installed measurement equipment for ambient and meteorological monitoring stations as well as continuous emission monitoring systems; Created/maintained databases for frequent data download from several monitoring stations
  • Developed energy saving strategies for public facilities; Environmental auditing of industrial facilities; Programmed webpage for real time data access

PSA and CIEMAT Research Institute, Almería, Spain 09/2002 – 03/2003  Intern

  • Executed thermodynamic experiments with the experimental solar thermal power station to increase system efficiency

German Aerospace Center, Department of Solar Energy, Cologne, Germany                                                                                      04/2002 – 08/2002  Intern

  • Executed evaporation experiments, installation and set up of monitoring systems at an experimental solar thermal energy power station

University of Applied Sciences Zittau-Görlitz / Department of Thermodynamics, Zittau, Germany                                 09/2001 – 04/2002  Lab assistant

  • Assisted in the scientific determination of property values of technical fluids and in development of student computer learning programs for simulating refrigeration and heat pump technology

German Aerospace Center, Department of Solar Energy, Stuttgart, Germany                                                                                      03/2001 – 08/2001  Intern

  • Executed a research project of solar thermal energy generation; Designed and installed a simulation plant for two-phase-flow

ADDITIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE

Summer Internship –BioEnergyConsult, Halle, Germany 2000

Summer Internship –SolarWatt Dresden, Germany 1999

MEMBERSHIP

American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), Member

Association of Energy Engineers (AEE), Member

LANGUAGES

German (native); English (fluent)