LAFAYETTE HILL, Pa.--()--Integrated Project Services (IPS), a leading, full-service engineering firm dedicated to helping clients succeed with capital projects and improve operations, today announced that the company has named Sterling G. Kline, RA as its new Vice President of Design and Engineering. In this role, Mr. Kline will be responsible for managing IPS' design and engineering staff, technical quality and in guiding the company's knowledge base and technological platform.
"Sterling's demonstrated commitment to quality and the implementation of cutting-edge technology further enhances our position as the partner of choice for pharmaceutical and biotechnology expertise."
Mr. Kline has been with IPS for more than six years and is a well recognized figure in the Pharmaceutical Industry and is globally known for his contribution to the Sterile/Aseptic Sector. He brings more than thirty-five years of experience in strategic planning, master planning, programming design, construction management and facilities management for technically complex manufacturing facilities. Mr. Kline has also served as director of engineering for several major pharmaceutical manufacturers. His work experience includes completed projects ranging from major R&D facilities including discovery and development labs; clinical manufacturing pilot plants to manufacturing facilities to support facilities including offices, warehouses, laboratories, utilities, parking structures and hazardous material holding buildings. Mr. Kline is also considered an authority in state-of-the-art advanced aseptic processing facilities and risk-based technologies.
"Sterling offers our clients invaluable expertise in all phases of the project life cycle including design, engineering, manufacturing operations, project management and delivery and quality," said Dave Goswami, PE, Chief Executive Officer. "Sterling's demonstrated commitment to quality and the implementation of cutting-edge technology further enhances our position as the partner of choice for pharmaceutical and biotechnology expertise."
Integrated Project Services (IPS) is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over twenty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Lafayette Hill, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 700 professionals and offices in Indiana, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina and four locations in India. Visit our website at www.ipsdb.com.