Gas Turbine Testing Team

High Fidelity - Low Cost

Home
Page
Contact
Us
Our
Facility
Our
Engines
Links Blog

VEXTEC personnel have considerable experience in gas turbine engines, approximately 60 years combined.

The VEXTEC Team

Rich Holmes

Rich worked at Pratt & Whitney for 27 years before joining VEXTEC. Rich managed their life prediction group at the time of his departure. His engine experience includes
  • FT4E
  • TF-41
  • F100
  • TF30
  • J52
  • F119
  • ATEGG & JTDE

Ed Pope

Ed spent 30 years at Rolls-Royce before joining VEXTEC in 2006. During his tenure he performed stress, life and thermal analysis on numerous engines:
  • AE 3007
  • AE 2100
  • T-406
  • M250
  • T-56
  • F-136
  • RATTLRS

Bob Tryon

Bob worked at Ford Aerospace & Allison Gas Turbine (now Rolls-Royce) before heading to Vanderbilt University to get his doctorate. After completion, he co-founded VEXTEC & now serves as our Chief Technical Officer.

Thomas Brooks

Thomas is our instrumentation expert. Prior to joining VEXTEC in 2007 he worked at Cummins where he worked as a test engineer in product development, R&D and emissions testing.

Jim Tryon

Jim has been a technician with us since he joined VEXTEC in 2007.

Matt Finney

Matt joined VEXTEC in 2008. He is a licensed mechanic with an airframe & powerplant certificate.


VEXTEC Laboratory Group VEXTEC Laboratoy Group
1033 South Hunt Street
Terre Haute, IN 47803
VEXTEC - America's Most Promising Company
America's Most Promising Company
Forbes Magazine - October, 2009
E-mail
epope@vextec.com
URL
http://gas-turbine-testing.com/team.htm
Phone
1-317-750-3414
Ed Pope
Copyright © 2012 VEXTEC