Richard Ivins, President
Richard Ivins is the founder of Pure Power Engineering, Inc.. Prior to forming Pure Power, Richard worked as the Director of Engineering and Project management for Pfister Energy. Prior to his active involvement to the PV industry, Richard had extensive experience in the engineering and construction of natural gas power plants, electrical substations, water treatment plans, commercial, and institutional facilities.
Richard holds several notable licenses and certifications, including Professional Engineering (PE) licenses in most north-eastern states, Project Management Professional (PMP), Certified Energy Manager (CEM), NABCEP Certified Solar PV Installer, and is a New Jersey Licensed Electrician.
Bill Chaney, Director of Business Development
Bill Chaney is the Director of Business Development at Pure Power Engineering. He has worked in the engineering field since 2007, spending most of that time on renewable energy. Bill has extensive knowledge about solar energy and photovoltaic systems, leveraging that expertise when developing client proposals. Bill works closely with Pure Power clients to manage their needs and help structure their project team for maximum performance and efficiency in all stages of the project lifecycle. Immediately prior to joining Pure Power, Bill served as the Chief Operating Officer of a leading engineering firm, where he grew the solar division to the largest on the East Coast.
Matthew Donovan, Senior Engineering Project Manager
Matthew Donovan is the Lead Engineer abd Senior Engineering Project Manager at Pure Power Engineering. He has been working in solar engineering since 2006 and has lead the Pure Power team since 2015. Matthew has a B.S. in Electrical Engineering and a M.S. in Applied Physics and holds a Professional Engineering (PE) license, an Unrestricted Construction Supervisor License (CSL), and is OSHA 10 certified. Matt is responsible for over 100 projects totaling over 100MW, across at least 10 states. Matt manages a team of in-house engineers and drafters to assemble full construction design packages, with a focus on technical accuracy, value engineering, and constructability. Matt coordinates all outside engineering activities with vendors and sub-consultants and responds to AHJ comments and RFI during permitting and construction phases.
Roman Keniuk, Engineering Project Manager
Roman Keniuk is an Engineering Project Manager at Pure Power Engineering. He has worked in renewable energy as a solar engineer since 2011 and has been with Pure Power since 2014. Roman has the OSHA 30 certification and is a NABCEP Certified PV Installer. He has worked on countless solar projects from Amazon Fulfillment centers to major malls.
Boshi Xie, Engineering Project Manager
Boshi Xie is an Engineering Project Manager at Pure Power Engineering. He has been working in the solar field since 2012 and has been with Pure Power since 2015. Boshi has his Professional Engineering (PE) license and is a NABCEP certified solar installer. He has engineered thousands of kW for solar PV projects across the United States.
Scott Meacham, Engineering Project Manager
Scott Meacham is an Engineering Project Manager at Pure Power Engineering. He began his solar career in PV installation and moved to Pure Power as an engineer in 2012. Scott is a NABCEP Certified PV Installer, has his OSHA 30 certification, and is a NY-Sun Incentive Program Installer/Contractor. Scott has engineered PV systems for IKEA, Costco, and more.