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Tim Ashburn, Senior Staff Mechanical/Plumbing Estimator Tim Ashburn, Estimator

Tim comes to Enlightenment Companies Holdings LLC, with 23 years’ experience in the mechanical trades. He holds a State of Ohio Plumbing Contractors License for 16 years now and has also been estimating the past 12 years.

Tim has worked for both union and nonunion contractors in the field and estimating. He started learning about the trade while in high school for an HVAC contractor and after graduating he began his plumbing career. Starting out as a rookie float man between crews he quickly became a valued crew member, crew foreman and eventually starting his own plumbing company.

Tim’s hard work and experience makes him a valued member of the Enlightenment Companies Team.



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.

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