Projects

TechScale Solutions has led consulting projects for a range of clients since the company was founded in 2014. The following list provides examples of recent projects. Please contact us to learn how we can apply our experience to your project.  


Energy Division of a Fortune 500 Company

  • Managed cell stack development project to scale from laboratory test articles to a full size, grid scale flow battery energy storage system
  • Mentored engineering team to ensure suppliers, processes and hardware was developed to meet specifications and schedule requirements
  • Identified and managed a combination of internal and external resources to redesign and reduce the cost of an electrochemical sub system
  • Oversaw a capital equipment OEM to ensure custom designed flow battery stack assembly equipment met requirements and was commissioned on time
  • Developed a cost model for an electrochemical sub system to prioritize cost reduction efforts and establish component cost targets as a function of production volume 
  • Advised senior management team to ensure technical, schedule, resource and budget issues were identified and resolved efficiently

Electrochemical Technology Company

  • Provided project management guidance for the development of a grid storage flow battery prototype system
  • Led technical team in design, build, test and delivery of an electrochemical hydrogen separation and compression system
  • Managed technical team to set priorities, deploy resources internally and support installations at customer sites
  • Assisted with technology development programs to demonstrate cost effective electrochemical conversion of waste carbon dioxide to hydrocarbon fuels and chemicals
  • Advised leadership team on business strategy, resource planning and project prioritization

Hydrogen Generator OEM

  • Provided project management and technical guidance for a US Department of Energy advanced water splitting hydrogen generation program
  • Supported internal projects to develop reduced cost, high performance electrolyzers

Multinational Fuel Cell Company

  • Conducted a make/buy study for a critical fuel cell component which led to developing the associated supply chain
  • Enhanced supplier relationship for a high value, high volume electrochemical component by establishing improved lines of communication
  • Developed the specification and business case for capital equipment to expand a critical component manufacturing capacity
  • Identified low cost sources for mechanical components
Startup Energy Company
  • Served as a technical and strategic product development advisor for a novel, proprietary hydrogen reformer technology
  • Facilitated technical due diligence assessment of intellectual property for an alternate hydrogen generation technology
  • Developed a low cost design and manufacturing strategy for a fully integrated fuel cell based electrical generator
  • Provided technical advisement and guidance to engineering and business development teams
  • Defined capital and human resource requirements for company scale up
Nonprofit Economic Development Organization- Energy Solutions Group
  • Responsible for project leadership, municipal outreach and technical assistance for a statewide microgrid program to enable the development of reliable, efficient and renewable electricity generation for critical municipal buildings during severe weather events

Heat Engine Inventor

  • Conducted a technical feasibility analysis for a novel, low temperature waste heat electricity generator
  • Worked with inventor to identify sources of funding and early commercial applications for the technology