Keith Butler joins Telgian Engineering & Consulting to serve as the Regional Practice Leader

Atlanta, GA, October 10, 2021 –(– Telgian Engineering & Consulting, LLC (TEC) recently announced the addition of Keith Butler as Regional Practice Leader, Fire Protection Engineering for the Southeast region. This position will see Butler responsible for the development and implementation of fire protection strategies and solutions to TEC clients.

“Keith is a respected and exceptional leader with a track record,” states Leonard Ramo, TEC President. “His success in creating client focused solutions, as well as leading and growing a diverse team, are essential as he will oversee our rapidly growing fire protection engineering practice in the Southeast (US).”

With more than 13 years of experience, Butler specializes in fire protection engineering for the oil and gas sectors. He has also managed large projects for industrial clients, including fire safety system analysis, design development and construction management, and commissioning. He has also managed projects for high-hazard industrial occupancies such as bulk plants, tank farm, power plants and aircraft hangars.

Previously, Butler was with the engineering firm Jensen Hughes, holding positions of increasing responsibility from Vice President, Practice Leader – Industrial and Forensics, to most recently, Vice President, South Region. There he was responsible for delivering organic growth, overall strategy and business development for a team of 300+ engineers and consultants.

Butler holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Fire Protection and Safety Technology at Oklahoma State University. He is a member of the Society of Fire Protection Engineers, National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), and US Green Building Council. A LEED(r) Accredited Professional since 2008, he is also a recipient of the Consulting Specifying Engineer magazine – 40 under 40 Award.

About Telgian Engineering & Consulting, LLC (TEC)

Telgian Engineering & Consulting, LLC (TEC) is a full-service global engineering and risk mitigation consulting firm specializing in complex, multi-discipline public and private sector projects. TEC offers professional services in the protection of people and property against potential losses. These include fire protection engineering, security, disaster management, construction administration, and emergency management.

Since 1985, TEC has worked hand-in-hand with clients such as architects, engineers, owners, developers, risk and facility management firms, construction teams and government agencies. TEC professionals are committed to delivering value by providing effective protection solutions that address today’s risks. The company offers a unique global perspective and in-depth knowledge about compliance requirements in each state, local, and federal.


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