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Jonathan C. Cowles, P.E.

Title: Engineering Manager; Licensed Professional Engineer
Email: jcowles@wlport-land.com
Phone: 412-344-1408
Fax: 412-344-1412
Jonathan Cowles, P.E. is Engineering Manager and joined WL Port-Land Systems in 2013. He has been involved in in design, fabrication and construction of equipment and systems for material handling and material processing in a wide range of industries since 1991. Jon has held positions in engineering, project management, engineering management and operations management for Svedala (McNally Wellman and Kennedy Van Saun), Heyl & Patterson and Westinghouse Electric.

As Engineering Manager, Jon manages the engineering department which is responsible for coordinating project design inclusive of facility layout; process design; equipment specification and selection; civil, structural and mechanical design and detailing; and ensuring engineering tasks are completed to support overall project schedules.

Jon is a graduate of Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering and has a Master of Science degree in Engineering Management from Robert Morris University. He is a Licensed Professional Engineer in Pennsylvania and achieved Six Sigma Black Belt certification from Westinghouse.