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Estimating Staff

Jason Bundrant, senior estimator at Mechanical EnlightenmentJason Bundrant, Senior Staff Mechanical/Plumbing Estimator

Jason joined Mechanical Enlightenment, Inc. in January of 2013, bringing over a 10 years knowledge and field experience in the mechanical, plumbing and construction industry. He has since become a senior member on our team estimating commercial plumbing, ductwork/sheet metal, hydronics and refrigeration projects of all sizes.

Jason started his career in 2000, as an apprentice for a general contractor. There he acquired his knowledge in sanitary filtration systems along with residential and commercial plumbing.

In 2005, Jason began working for one of the nation's largest plumbing service companies as a Service Technician.   Jason was nationally recognized for his mistake free plumbing and quickly moved up the ranks from a Service Technician to a Certified Trainer and then to Field Supervisor/Estimator.
Jason’s qualifications include proficiency in all commercial and residential plumbing, pressure testing, copper, cast, PVC, pipefitting, underground storm and sanitary line repair, trenchless technologies, installing fixtures and doing repairs.

Kenneth Traum, Staff Mechanical/Plumbing EstimatorKenneth Traum, mechanical and plumbing estimator at Mechanical Enlightenment

Kenneth S. Traum (Kenny) joined Mechanical Enlightenment in May of 2016 with 17 years of field experience, 10 years management / sales / design experience and 10 years of estimating experience in the HVAC industry. He has become an asset with our team estimating ductwork, hydronics, plumbing, and refrigeration projects.

Kenny’s career started in 1987 as an apprentice with a small HVAC company. With his love for the business and eagerness to excel, he worked his way up from installing and servicing 5 ton split systems to 40 ton rooftop units. He also managed a 17 story building renovation as a superintendent with over 17 subcontractors and 80 union employees under his supervision. While doing so, his knowledge in every phase of the construction business grew exponentially. His qualifications include proficiency in residential and commercial HVAC, sheetmetal, refrigeration, plumbing, residential high pressure Space-Pak systems, commercial high pressure VAV systems, pipefitting, computerized load calculations, low voltage power wiring, high voltage power wiring, and a vast knowledge of HVAC and plumbing products. His goal is to give you a detailed estimate, along with kind, professional service.

Chris Kramer, Staff Mechanical/Plumbing EstimatorChris Kramer is a mechanical and plumbing estimator on the Mechanical Enlightenment staff

Chris joined Mechanical Enlightenment in November of 2016, bringing more than 20 years in the construction industry and 16 years in Plumbing/Pipefitting. He has worked with almost every type of piping system on the planet in Residential, Commercial, and Industrial settings.

Beginning his career officially in 2000 by doing work study and job placement while attending classes in all facets of Building Trades and Business Management, he was part of successfully implementing a pilot mentorship program.

By maintaining the diplomatic credentials he received as a Youth Ambassador to five countries, he has been able to work on projects of all sizes, stages, and in all areas.

Branching out later in his career into commercial and industrial plumbing, pipefitting, and hydronics, he has received multiple awards for his work quality and efficiency, including a Golden Shovel.

He travelled the country for several years as the in-house fuel technician, responsible for building and maintaining multiple units for a major fuel distribution chain, working in 47 states. Returning to industrial and institutional piping and plumbing in 2009, he greatly furthered his knowledge of estimating, sales, and cost reconciliation.

He prides himself on meeting deadlines without sacrificing accuracy and detail driven quality on every project.

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