About Paul Lesnau | Sales Manager, Business Development Manager, and Field Engineer | Paul holds a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from North Dakota State University. Before joining Swagelok Northern California, he was the West Coast Regional Sales Manager for an organization based in Illinois involved in pneumatic and hydraulic applications where he supervised product distribution throughout the western United States, Canada, and Mexico. While in this role, he was able to help provide technical and application-specific expertise to customers and distribution to drive specifications.
Recent Posts by Paul Lesnau:
by Paul Lesnau, on 6/4/20 8:45 AM
A petrochem refinery is a complex place. There can be an ever-changing variety of operating modes that send different intermediate feedstocks through the units. As some crude stocks have changed …Read Story
by Paul Lesnau, on 6/2/20 8:45 AM
In the years I’ve worked with environmental engineers in Bay Area refineries, I’ve witnessed the challenges of complying with increasingly demanding HSE regulations. Indeed, these have resulted in improved employee …Read Story
by Paul Lesnau, on 5/28/20 8:45 AM
While safety has always been the top priority, COVID-19 has put extra pressure on many refineries. A major seal system leak or other reportable and fineable events could be a …Read Story
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