Rich has over 20 years of mechanical contracting experience. He completed the Sheet Metal Workers Local 12 Apprenticeship program. He has worked in the industry as a field foreman and superintendent on projects of all sizes in all market sectors. Rich started at Gunning Mechanical in 2009 and is responsible for overseeing the field installation and repair of HVAC systems, as well as ductwork and exhaust systems, coordinating work activities with other trades, subcontractors and general contractors, managing project costs, including equipment, tools and materials and daily jobsite safety.
Rich has over 30 years of fabrication and direct shop foreman experience. He successfully completed Beatty Tech’s HVAC program before completing the 4 year Apprenticeship program through Sheet Metal Workers Local 12. Rich has extensive use and training in fabrication software and cutting systems. In 2011, Rich brought his expertise to Gunning Mechanical and directly oversees the quality fabrication of all metal projects, from concept to completion.
After obtaining degrees in Architectural Engineering Technology & Building Energy Systems from Penn State University in 1992, Sam has applied that knowledge to various positions within the mechanical industry, including sales, distribution, estimation and project management. He has extensive experience in estimating mechanical systems for buildings in all commercial and industrial market sectors. Sam joined the Gunning Mechanical team in 2012 and is responsible for estimating, project management, and customer relations.
BIM / Auto-CAD Coordinator and Foreman
Mark has over 15 years of mechanical contracting experience. He earned an Associate Degree in Sheet Metal from CCAC while completing the Sheet Metal Workers Local 12 Apprenticeship program. Mark has extensive expertise in 2D and 3D Building Information Modeling (BIM) drawing. Mark joined the Gunning Mechanical team in 2013 and is responsible for designing complex HVAC systems and coordinating with all other building trades to ensure successful construction projects.
Mikyla is responsible for accounts payable, client and vendor relations, coordinating with subcontractors, cash receipts, and daily office operations. Mikyla joined the Gunning Mechanical contractor team in 2022.
Mike has over 30 years of specialized mechanical service experience. He earned an Associate Degree in Specialized Technology from Triangle Tech, focusing on refrigeration, HVAC and solar technology. Mike is a member of Steamfitters Local 449 and has extensive expertise in installing and servicing both residential and commercial HVAC units and boilers, as well as commercial refrigeration equipment. Mike joined the Gunning Mechanical contractor team in 2015 and has direct oversight of the Service Division.
Bob has over 30 years of mechanical contracting experience. He completed the Sheet Metal Workers Local 12 Apprenticeship program in 1986 and went on to earn additional credentials in fabrication software and cutting systems, as well as nuclear welding. Bob has experience in all areas of the mechanical contracting industry, including designing, planning, estimating, fabricating, and managing projects. He has worked as a special projects foreman, shop superintendent, and the owner/operator of a sheet metal fabrication/services company. In 2017, Bob joined the Gunning Mechanical contractor team and is responsible for the successful initiation, planning, design, execution, monitoring, controlling and closure of projects.