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Robert Torgerson

Robert Torgerson

Robert Torgerson

Company: WIKA Group

Job title: Director of Technology

Bio:

Robert graduated from Vanderbilt University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Engineering Science with a Concentration in Management of Technology. He has 28 year of experience in the refining and petrochemical industries with companies like Baker Petrolite, Ashland Chemical, ICI Katalco, Univar, as well as WIKA/Gayesco. While at ICI, Robert worked on an insertable catalyst basket for the testing of absorbent and catalysts which resulted in patent. Robert has presented papers at Syngas, AICHE, ERTC and a several customer conferences.

 

Robert is currently on of the Director of Technologies at WIKA supporting refining applications worldwide as well as development efforts within the WIKA R&D facility in Houston.