Clayton George, PE
Owner & Founder
PES / Flange Cuff
Clayton is the founder and Principle Engineer of Practical Engineering Solutions, LLC, a mechanical engineering consulting firm. Practical Engineering Solutions, LLC was established in 2009 to assist oil & gas service companies and contractors with their equipment compliance and performance needs. PES specializes in designing and engineering oil & gas process equipment, ASME pressure vessels, offshore lifting equipment, offshore coiled tubing and structural equipment, portable accommodations modules, computational fluid dynamics, piping designs and much more. PES has achieved multiple patents on its customers’ behalf including Flange Cuff design which won the 2015 LAGCOE Innovate challenge award for both judges and crowd favorite. Clayton is the President of Flange Cuff, LLC which utilizes its newly developed technology to save time, money and improve safety during piping flange maintenance procedures in the oil & gas industry.
As a degreed mechanical engineer Clayton has worked in the design, engineering and construction industry for over 15 years.
His team at PES utilizes the latest technology and software to provide clients with their engineering and design needs. Clayton credits the success of his business to his highly talented and experienced staff that is second to none in the industry.
His educational background consists of a Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering and a Masters’ Degree in Business Administration both from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.
He is a certified Licensed Professional Engineer, Winner of 2015 Energy Innovators Pitch Challenge judges’ selection and Winner of the 2015 Energy Innovators Pitch Challenge crowd selection.
Clayton is on the Board of Directors and sitting treasurer of Petroleum Club of Lafayette, member of American Society of Mechanical Engineers, member of University of Louisiana at Lafayette Alumni Association, member of Beaver Club of Lafayette, parishioner of the Cathedral of St. John the Evangelist and member of Krewe of Bonaparte.
His company affiliations are, Principle Engineer and Founder of (PES) Practical Engineering Solutions, LLC and President of Flange Cuff, LLC (winner of LAGCOE Innovate).
Born and raised in Lafayette, LA Clayton still resides here with his wife, Kasey and their 3 sons.