Our staff has extensive individual
and combined experience in the environmental source sampling
industry as well as the design and manufacturing of portable and
reliable equipment and systems for source sampling professionals worldwide.
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Lewis Ballard, Ph.D., P.E.,
Dr. Ballard received his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from
Duke University. He also has a degree in Nuclear Engineering
from North Carolina State University. As a scientist at Research
Triangle Institute for fifteen years he conducted research in
air pollution test instrumentation for EPA. In 1973 Dr. Ballard
founded Nutech Corporation, which became the dominant supplier
in the USA of EPA Method 5 related source sampling equipment
and GC-MS related methods such as VOST, TO-I, TO-12, and TO-14.
In early 1995 Dr. Ballard formed Environmental Supply Company
along with eight associates who had worked together previously
Mr. Hendricks has a Mechanical Engineering degree from North
Carolina State University. He was brought to ESC as a founding
member for his engineering, management and administrative
skills. He was previously a project engineer in the nuclear program
at Westinghouse and worked for NASA at Kennedy Space Center.
He is committed to positioning the company for maximum
responsiveness to provide innovative
equipment design, inventory and service.
Mr. Ballard has worked for ESC since its inception. Prior to
ESC, he was the manufacturing manager for Nutech Corporation for 8 years.
With his manufacturing experience and resourceful design and
problem-solving skills, ESC is able to rapidly respond with source
sampling solutions to satisfy the requirements of almost any
application encountered by our customers.
& Marketing Manager
Mr. Dale has worked with ESC since its inception. Prior to ESC
he worked in sales and marketing for Nutech Corporation in marketing communications. Mr. Dale has extensive
experience in manufacturing, technical sales and business administration.
Mr. Dale will provide the highest quality customer
service in the form of information, guidance and on-time delivery
of quality equipment to satisfy the needs of source sampling