About Us

Randal Ferman, PE
Consulting Engineer, Vice President of ekwestrel corp.

Randal Ferman, PE Ekwestrel Corp

Experience
Flowserve Pump Division, Los Angeles, (formerly Byron Jackson Pump Division, Borg Warner Industrial Products, and BW/IP International), 1976 – 2009, with engineering positions in R&D, production engineering, field service technical support and troubleshooting. Last position held: Manager Research & Development.

Professional affiliations, honors, and publications
Licensed Professional Engineer in the State of California

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers since 1977

Fluid Machinery Director, Los Angeles Section, ASME, 1990 – 1991

Mechanical Engineering Industrial Advisory Council, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, 2001 – 2003

Lead editor, Optimizing Pumping Systems: A Guide to Improved Energy Efficiency, Reliability, and Profitability, ISBN 978-1-880952-83-2, Hydraulic Institute and Pump Systems Matter, 2008

Hydraulic Institute 2008 Member of the Year

Hydraulic Institute Standards Partner (present)

Featured Industry Pro on Empowering Pumps global online magazine.

Education
B.Sc. Engineering 1976, Dean’s Honor List, University of California, Irvine

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Some companies Randal Ferman and Ekwestrel Corp have worked with:

Hyosung GoodSprings
Babcock & Wilcox
Collaborative Labeling and Appliance Standards Program
Appliance Standards Awareness Project
SOAR Technologies
Canadian Natural Resources Limited
Equip Global
Nigerian Agip Oil Company
Shell Petroleum Development Company
KOD Technical Services
Cobiex Integrated Services Ltd
Goldfields Ghana
International Maritime and Engineering Training Consultants
International Energy Services Limited
MasterServ
Smith Pump Company
Chevron
California Centrifugal Pump
TerraPower
John Anspach Consulting
Metropolitan Water Reclamation District of Greater Chicago
PR Aqua, Pentair Aquatic Eco-Systems
HeliosAtlas