David B Messersmith, Manager of LNG Technology – for Bechtel Oil Gas and Chemicals in Houston, Texas. He is a Bechtel Fellow with a specialty in LNG. He has served in various lead roles in the LNG Projects for 19 of the last 22 years. This work included the Atlantic LNG Project conceptual design through start-up as well as many other LNG studies, FEEDs and projects. Experience includes 11 years with Kellogg and 22 years with Bechtel in various LNG and Ethylene assignments. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Chemical Engineering from Carnegie-Mellon University and is a registered Professional Engineer in the state of Texas.