Chris Bamat

Chris Bamat

Product Development / Project Engineer with a diverse skill-set and wide range of experience spanning several industries

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Summary

* Technical project management of large design, cost-out, software, and domestic/international sourcing projects
* Product development, validation, and implementation of international product launches in both high-volume and custom, low-volume production environments
* Full life-cycle design, and implementation of mechanical, opto-mechanical, and electromechanical systems and electronic packaging from concept and design through prototype, assembly, verification, test, and production
* VA/VE, cost reduction, and Design for Manufacture and Assembly (DFMA) practices
* Electromechanical systems, mechanisms, and machine design including precision motion control
* Prototyping and manufacturing methods including complex geometries: rapid prototyping, CNC mills, lathes, metal forming, roller mills, progressive dies, welding, and extrusions
* Aluminum, steel, sheet metal, and injection molding design as well as material coatings including: anodization, powder coating, painting, and galvanization
* Sensitive electronic and electromechanical design and assembly including: fiber optics, lasers, DC motors, and printed circuit boards (PCBs)
* Comprehensive knowledge of industry standards, military specifications, and building codes including: ASME Y14.5 GD&T, MIL-STD, ASTM, UL, FM, IEC, NEC, NDS, ICC, SEAOC, ASCE 7, IBC, CBC, NBCC
* Inventor on two solar racking patents
* Selection, inspection, and implementation of new overseas manufacturing partnerships

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