Scott J. Simmons

P.E. / Consultant / Denver


Mr. Simmons received his Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering degree from Iowa State University.  He is a licensed Professional Engineer in the states of Colorado and Iowa with over six years of experience working in production, maintenance, and engineering functions in an industrial setting.

Mr. Simmons has experience in the design and implementation of systems in hazardous areas which include Class 1 (flammable vapors/gas), Class 2 (combustible dust), and hazardous chemical process areas.  He has a thorough understanding of safety procedures and standards related to NFPA regulations, OSHA requirements, process safety management, and process controls.  He has been responsible for executing projects involving grain handling equipment, heat exchangers, centrifugal pumps, a large diversity of conveying equipment, flash and rotatory steam tube dryers, screen presses, instrumentation monitoring, grinders, and various other rotating industrial equipment. 

Mr. Simmons’ experience provided him with a broad understanding of manufacturing processes including a considerable amount of hands on experience with rotating equipment.  He has been responsible for maintenance and engineering projects in various stages of complicated manufacturing processes

Representative Engagements

  • Industrial equipment failures
  • Mechanical system and component failure analysis
  • Motor vehicle accidents
  • Inspection of residential, commercial, and industrial machinery to determine cause and extent of damage

Education and Registration

  • BS Mechanical Engineering – Iowa State University
  • Registered Professional Engineer - Colorado, Iowa)