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Mechanical engineer

Roger Edmund Blanton, American mechanical engineer. Achievements include development of solutions to unique hazardous waste incineration problems; development and design of specialty burners and incinerators; testing of destruction efficiency for hazardous waste incineration; co-development of unique carbon adsorption gasoline vapor recovery system.

Background

Blanton, Roger Edmund was born on April 20, 1955 in Sherman, Texas, United States. Son of Ray Edwin Blanton and Shirley Warlene (Ball) Gallion.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering with honors, University Tulsa, 1980. Master of Business Administration, Oklahoma State University, 1999.

Career

Senior project engineer John Zink Company, Tulsa, 1980-1984. Senior applications engineer, senior oil console engineer Dresser-Rand, Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, 1984-1990. Director incineration division Radco, Tulsa, 1990-1992.

Manager Vapor Recovery Callidus Technology, 1992-1996. Business manager Asia-Pacific John Zink Company, 1996-1999. Director international sales Tuthill Pneumatics Group, Springfield, Missouri, since 1999.

Member mechanical engineering advisory board University Tulsa, 1994—1996. Professor University Phoenix Online, since 2001.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of solutions to unique hazardous waste incineration problems. Development and design of specialty burners and incinerators. Testing of destruction efficiency for hazardous waste incineration.

    Co-development of unique carbon adsorption gasoline vapor recovery system.

Religion

Creeds should be rejected as they may compromise a believer’s obligation to interpret the Bible under the guidance of the Holy Spirit.

Politics

Churches should be urged to demonstrate their heart for racial reconciliation by seeking to increase racial and ethnic diversity in church staff roles, leadership positions, and church membership.

Views

It is good for Christians with differing approaches to the interpretation of the Bible to engage with each other and argue through how the Bible should be applied to issues in our contemporary world.

Membership

Deacon 1st Baptist Church, Tulsa, 1989. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, National Society of Professional Engineers, Greater Ozarks International Trade Association (president since 2001), Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Brenda Kay, October 22, 1976. Children: Ryan E., Rachel E., Rebekah E.

father:
Ray Edwin Blanton Gallion

mother:
Shirley Warlene (Ball) Gallion

spouse:
Brenda Kay

children:
Ryan E. Blanton

Rachel E. Blanton

Rebekah E. Blanton