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Jan vd Heuvel

Jan vd Heuvel

Rotating Equipment Engineer

Educational Background

Bemetel A+B (diploma 1973)
LTS Precision engineering (diploma 1971)

Professional Experience
Jun. 2010 - Present - Schaaf en Boorwerk Rotterdam B.V. / GBS Gearbox Services international
H. Boerhaavestraat 2, Oud Beijerland, The Netherlands
Company Description: A private company specialized in work pieces of large dimensions. Turning and milling are the most
important machining operations. From September 2009 onwards the company started to develop itself into
servicing of gearboxes.
Position Principal: Rotating Equipment Engineer
Responsibilities: Repair, quality and safety, commissioning of all gearbox service jobs
Troubleshooting of vibration, alignment and design related problems on many types of rotating machinery

Jun. 1989 – Apr. 2010 – Stork Gears & Services
Pannerdenstraat 5, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
Company Description: A company specializing in custom new built gearboxes as well as repair and services of gearboxes and steam turbines.
Position Principal: Service Engineer
Responsibilities: Worldwide technical on-site support by customers as well as support for
Stork engineer, Acceptance testing of all gearboxes at our test-site as well as on-site,
In company repair and on-site commissioning of all gearboxes

Sept. 1971 – Aug. 1980 – Kuypers
The Netherlands
Company Description: Construction and fabrication of new parts and repairing existing parts.
Building new gearboxes and rotating equipment
Position Principal: Jr. Service engineer (motors), Conventional turner/miller, service engineer(gearbox) Responsibilities: Assembling parts on location,
fabricating the parts at the company shop and making sure that the quality is guaranteed. On-site commissioning, testing, complete build of new gearboxes.


Dutch: Mother tongue
English: Fluently spoken and written

References All available upon request