Grant Jacobson: About the Author
Division Manager, Fired Heater Services, Becht

Grant Jacobson

Grant Jacobson is a Chemical Engineer with expertise in process engineering and operations management and he is a member of API SCHTE (subcommittee on Heat Transfer Equipment).

Grant has experience in design, operation, optimization of process equipment, and operations management of cross-functional teams. Prior to joining Becht, Grant was at Valero Energy and ExxonMobil where he gained extensive process engineering experience coupled with hands-on, in the field, operational know-how to drive elegant and practical solutions. He has supported or operated every major refinery process unit across his years of industry experience that he leverages to support holistic solutions for solving the most challenging problems related to fired equipment.

Grant received his Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Nebraska.

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Published Articles

July/August 2022 Inspectioneering Journal

Leveraging and combining the correct inspection tools on complex problems can yield the best overall data and understanding of actual conditions.

Authors: Grant Jacobson

In order to thrive, companies need to maintain top-tier optimization and run equipment safely, reliably, and aggressively. Leveraging highly accurate thermography is one piece of the puzzle to help with these shifts.

Authors: Grant Jacobson

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