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Electrical Engineer Engineering

April 30, 2020

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Henry Akselrod

Richmond, VA ***** 804-***-****

Senior Electrical Engineer

Deliver projects on time & under budget.

Innovative Engineer with proven track record of success developing machine strategies, applying variable speed drives, smart MCCs, PLCs, DCS, machine safety devices, and other equipment through extensive experience, strong analytical, numerical, and problem-solving skills. Known for eliminating causes of malfunctions in system requirements through analysis of engineering specifications and related data and drawings and evaluation of operational systems, recommending design modifications. Green Belt Certified; fluent in English and Russian.

Core Competencies Include:

Electrical Control Systems Design Analysis

Configuring DC & AC Drives Troubleshooting

Programming of PLC & DCS Specifications of Power Distribution MCC

Commissioning & Start-Up Automation Process Control Systems

Hardware Corrections Developed Converting Machinery Tension Control

Technical Skills


Build Prototype Pilot machine


Factory Acceptance Test of Control Systems


Motors and Heaters Controls and Load and Arc Flash Calculation


Automation and Process Control Specification and Conception Design


Rockwell and Honeywell Configuration and Implementation Software

Software / Tools:

Microsoft Windows and Office

Professional Experience

DUPONT S&C (NOMEX® Paper & Fiber), Richmond, VA 2002 - Present

Senior Electrical / Controls / Process Control Systems Engineer

Designed, configured and programmed safety PLC and field equipment, maintaining machine safety upgrades and ensuring compliance with ISO 13849 standards.

oTools Utilized: Rockwell Automation GaurdLogix® (Studio 5000)

oHoneywell Experion DCS (C-200, C-300, Servers) Honeywell TDC3000 DCS (HPM, GUS, APP).

Upgraded to currently technology through conveyance and coordinating drive systems; designed, configured and programmed DCS, PLC and drives.

Managed capital projects, including automation and process controls part of capital projects, including design, programming, troubleshooting, and start up, implementing all projects on time and under budget.

Developed converting machinery tension control and automated splice and doff sequences for paper and fiber making machines.

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DUPONT S&C (NOMEX® Paper & Fiber) (Continued)

Upgraded adjustable speed DC drives with AC Vector Controls Drives by designing, configuring, programming, troubleshooting, start up and commission.

oTools Utilized: Reliance AutoMax, GV 3000, FlexPack 3000 and AB 1395, 1336, PF700, PF700S, PF755 Drives

oProgrammable Logical Controllers. PLC5 (RSLogix5), AutoMax®, and ControlLogix (Studio 5000).

oPower Distribution MCCs and Substations.

oRockwell Communication Networks: DeviceNet, ControlNet, DH+, DH-485, RI/O, TCP/IP.

oHMI, PanelView® 5, 6, 7, and 5000 and FactoryTalk View® ME and SE Designed, Configured, Programmed, Troubleshoot, Start Up and Commissioning.

oEurotherm E-Power® SCR’s Heater and Temperature Controllers Integration in Machine Design and Implementation.

PROTOCOL CONTROLS INC., Richmond VA 2000 - 2001

Engineering Manager and Vice President

Automation and Machine Control.

Conveyance and Electrical Drive Systems.

Additional Experience

CARPENTER COMPANY, Richmond VA, Project Engineer (Electrical / Controls)

EASTMAN KODAK COMPANY, Rochester, NY, Electrical Engineer

MOBIL CHEMICAL COMPANY, Canandaigua NY, Electrician A

KLEEN BRITE LABORATORIES, Rochester, NY, Maintenance


CHEMICAL PLANT, Donetsk USSR, Electrical Engineer

Education Certifications

Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering, University of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Master of Science (MS), Electrical Engineering, Donetsk Polytechnical Institute, USSR

Green Belt Certification


TechEd Rockwell Automation (Safety and Security Networks) New Horizon (VMware®) Honeywell Experion® (Servers and Station) Schmersal ISO 13849 Rockwell Automation Fair PowerFlex® 755 Drives, Factory Talk Security PowerFlex® 700 Drives, Factory Talk Historian SE, ME Honeywell Experion® (C-300, Servers, Graphic) Honeywell DCS (RMPC Profit Controller) Honeywell DCS (LCN, HM, APP, GUS) Honeywell DCS (HPM) AB Control Logic Siemens S7,OP’s Reliance DPS Siemens v.3 "C" and Unix AutoMax® Reliance, A-B PLC Veredus Online Quality Control System, Kodak GE Drives DC-300 AutoCAD Edison Technical School

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