Kevin Young is the Process/Product Development Manager for Progressive Surface. Upon completion of his BSME in 1995, he joined Progressive Surface as a design engineer. He then moved into the Process Development Department where he manages all process and product development as well as the Contract Services for Progressive. His focus is on shot peening, grit blasting, ultra high pressure waterjet stripping, and particle velocity measurement / modeling. Mr. Young is also an active member of both the SAE and AMEC specification committees.
- Improve the quality and control of shot peening and blast cleaning processes to meet increased demands in critical applications such as aerospace, automotive, medical, mining and more
- Expand levels of professionalism and craftmanship throughout the industry
- Offer an exam and certification program to denote higher levels of education for individuals and organizations
- Provide a forum for vendors to share their products and services with end-users