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December 28, 2015

KPE Adds Nationally Recognized Phillip Niccum As SVP Of Process Engineering

KP Engineering (KPE) is pleased to announce the hiring of Mr. Phillip Niccum as the Senior Vice President of Process Engineering. Based out of the Houston office, Mr. Niccum will be responsible for leading KPE’s existing process engineering team in refining and petrochemical technologies and expanding the Company’s Front End Engineering Design capabilities.

With over 30 years of engineering and management experience, Mr. Niccum has been granted 15 patents in the U.S. for his work and has authored dozens of publications for major industry conferences and trade journals. Prior to joining KPE, Mr. Niccum was a Refinery Process Engineering Manager as well as Chief Technology Engineer and Director of FCC Technology at KBR where he spent the last 26 years of his career. Mr. Niccum received a BS in Chemical Engineering from California State Polytechnic University where he graduated Magna Cum Laude.