The Net's Edge Limited Company, LLC
Brian Hageman is the inventor of the Thermal Hydraulic Engine and Managing Director of the Net's Edge company. Mr. Hageman has worked for large international companies like the Fluor Corporation FLR (NYSE) and the Bechtel Power Corporation, a part of the Bechtel Group, Inc. Mr. Hageman was born and raised in Southern California graduating high school from Downey High and moved to Phoenix to attend the DeVry Institute of Technology in 1970. He left school and took a job designing oil refineries with the Flour Corp. and was immediately recognized as having talent with a mechanical inclination. He was offered a construction manager position overseas in Indonesia in 1975 where he helped to complete the showcase oil refinery project for the government owned Pertamina Oil Company in the town of Cilicap on the south coast of the island of Java. After working in design engineering back in Irvine, California on a South African coal gasification project, he was transferred to Saudi Arabia for two years, again working as a construction engineer/manager for the largest propane/butane refinery in the world. Mr. Hageman wanted to advance his knowledge of the energy industry and left Fluor for a job with Bechtel Power, employed as an engineering manager at the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station near San Clemente, California. Mr. Hageman was later transferred to the Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Station in Arizona where he engineered and supervised final construction and testing of the core nuclear reactor systems. All of Mr. Hageman’s work was inspected and approved by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) inspectors, completing the responsibility of Bechtel’s construction contract. Mr Hageman has spent over 20 years in the renewable energy business developing and promoting his new type of engine that will change the solar thermal industry.