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FRI Welcome a New Engineer< Back to News

Oct 16, 2020

FRI is pleased to announce the hiring of a new Associate Research Engineer.  Erluick L. Gorrochotegui joins the team on Monday, October 19, 2020.  Erluick comes with nine years of experience as an Applications and Design Engineer with Sulzer Chemtech.  His career path at Sulzer focused on the design and troubleshooting for chemicals and natural gas projects. Erluick also spent six years as a refinery process engineer for PDVSA. He earned a B.S. in Chemical Engineering from Los Andes University (ULA), Merida, Venezuela, and a M.S. from IFP School, Rueil-Malmaison, France. Erluick has a strong background in the design and simulation of natural gas applications for both onshore and offshore facilities (stabilization, NGL separation, gas dehydration, gas sweetening, LNG, etc.) and he is experienced in plant turnarounds, process equipment inspections, and revamps. Outside of work, Erluick enjoys spending time with his wife Patricia and his son Leo, cooking dinners with friends and family and doing woodwork projects.