PE – Chief Operating Officerkirt@viptanks.com Kirt has worked in the water industry for the past 27 years, on SCADA automation projects, operations and maintenance management, new tank design and construction, water tank asset management programs, and others. During his career, he spent 19 of those years in various roles for the largest tank maintenance provider in the country. He is a proven innovator in the water industry helping communities solve challenging water issues and introducing new technologies to the US market, including ice pigging and in-tank Trihalomethane Removal Systems. He will help Viking continue to expand service capabilities to its customers and has established Viking’s engineering division. Kirt has a civil engineering degree from Washington University in St. Louis, MO, and MBA from Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville. He is a licensed civil engineer in over a dozen states and held a NACE Level 3 Certified Coatings Inspector certification.