...Peter A. Gallerani, AESF Fellow, CEF-3President, Principal Technologist
...Photo of Peter Gallerani
...Peter Gallerani is President of Integrated Technologies, Inc. (ITI).ITI
provides industry-leading services for surface finishing clients to systematically and cost-effectively transform processes and plants towards highest performance, quality, efficiency, and profitability at minimal risk.Peter Gallerani has more than 25 years of surface finishing and allied industry experience, including seven years of operating experience as the owner/manager of a contract metal finishing facility.His
areas of expertise include process and facility modeling, process analysis and optimization, process substitution, lean manufacturing, process and production control, automation, process improvement, facility layout, make/buy analysis, solution maintenance and rejuvenation, process water and rinsewater management, water/wastewater treatment, ventilation and air pollution control and energy management.He
also has considerable expertise and experience in technology assessment and testing; in the development and documentation of process procedures and operator training; and in process start up/commissioning and operations.He
is co-author of the AESF Pollution Prevention & Control Course and a Certified AESF Instructor.Peter Gallerani
has significant experience with abrasive cleaning and stripping, anodizing (chromic, phosphoric, sulfuric, sulfuric boric, sulfuric oxalic), black oxide, chemical milling, chemical polishing, chromating, cleaning (aqueous, semi-aqueous and solvent), electrochemical machining, electroplating (brass, bronze, cadmium, chromium, copper, gold, indium, lead, lead/indium, nickel, silver, tin, tin/lead, tin/zinc, TiCd, zinc, zinc/nickel, etc.), electrocoating, electropolishing, electroless plating, lacquers, passivation, phosphating, PVD, NDT, machining coolants, shot peening, stripping (electroplated, electroless plated, thermal spray and organic coatings), thermal spray and vibratory finishing. Peter Gallerani
has authored numerous publications including two capsule reports for US EPA
, Approaching Zero Discharge in Surface Finishing and Managing Cyanide
in Metal Finishing.He was Chairman and Co-Organizer of the Annual AESF/EPA Conference on Environmental and Process Excellence for 10 years, and is currently Technical Conference Chairman for SURFIN 2005.He is a member of the AESF Board of Directors and he has served on numerous other committees.Peter Gallerani
has participated in hundreds of select projects for the surface finishing industry including dozens of design projects and more than 100 pollution prevention projects.He
is also the co-developer of Plato's Process PlannerÔ, expert software for the simulation and optimization of wet manufacturing processes.
...Peter Gallerani was previously employed by CH2M Hill as a Vice President and Principal Process Consultant.He was also a Director, Eastern Division for Resource Consultants, Inc. and was President and CEO of Green Mountain Metal Finishers, Inc., providing metal finishing services to the aerospace and electronics industries.He
has published extensively on issues dealing with surface finishing processes.