Our People

The average engineer experience level is over 25 years, and the average designer experience is over 20 years. Ten engineers are licensed professional engineers in the State of Alabama.

Our People

Current Staff Includes

  • 40+ Total HCS and Support Staff
  • 10 Mech. & Civil Engineers (6 P.E.’s)
  • 7 I&E Engineers (4 P.E.’s)
  • 4 Process Engineers
  • 8 Mechanical Designerss
  • 8 I&E Designers
  • A/R Construction/Field Rep’s
  • 4 Administrative and Support Staff

Certified to Practice Engineering in the Following States

  • Alabama
  • Mississippi
  • Ohio
  • South Carolina
  • Tennessee

JEFF HODGE

Principal & President

Jeff began his career as an instrument and electrical engineer with Amoco Chemical Company before joining State Engineering Company in 1994. He has over 30 years of experience as a design engineer, project manager and engineering consultant. Jeff is responsible for the general direction of business and administrative affairs, marketing, project management and I&E design support. He graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the States of Alabama, Mississippi, Ohio, South Carolina and Tennessee.

JOHN CONWAY

Principal & Vice-President

John began his career at Amoco Chemical Company, in Chocolate Bayou, TX, as an instrument and electrical engineer before joining HCS Engineering Company in 1996. He has over 28 years of experience as a design engineer, project manager and engineering consultant. John is responsible for the general operation of the business, including infrastructure and safety programs, PSM (PHA, HAZOP, What-if/Checklist) projects, engineering project management and I&E design support for various projects. He graduated with a degree in Electrical Engineering from Auburn University and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the state of Alabama.