Senior Manager, Research and Development, SPX Cooling Technologies
Kenneth Mortensen has managed several engineering and operations departments responsible for the water quality, material selection and physical application criteria for cooling towers and their components. He also oversaw the design, manufacture and servicing of water treatment equipment and installations. Kenneth is the author of numerous technical papers on subjects ranging from the use of low clog film fill in cooling towers to cooling tower technology for geothermal applications. He also holds patents for fire-resistant fiberglass cooling tower design, low-fouling cooling tower film fills and plastic joining techniques. He is a registered engineer in the state of Kansas and earned a Bachelor of Science in chemical engineering from Massachusetts Institute of Technology and an MBA from Rockhurst University.