In February of 2020, IMS brought aboard Jason Strobel as the General Manager for the Midwest Office. Jason comes to IMS from CET, Incorporated. CET is an engineering firm in Northwest Indiana that specializes in industrial installation engineering. Prior to working at CET, Jason worked at ArcelorMittal and Henkel Chemical Management. His skillset includes Project and Construction Management, Installation Engineering, and Office Management while working in diverse industries.
The IMS Engineering staff located in the Midwest Office is currently focused on three major projects, as well as various local field systems support calls. The three projects consist of: an AC and DC drive upgrade including the supervisory control system for a Bar Mill in Pittsboro, Indiana; a large turnkey project including installation at an aluminum facility in Indiana; and a phase III upgrade which includes new control desks, remote I/O panels, and an HMI upgrade at Feralloy Midwest in Portage, Indiana.