Gary J. Shrider Joins the NOREC Automation Team

NOREC Automation




NOREC Automation is pleased to announce that Gary J. Shrider has joined our team in the role of Consultant - Instrumentation & Controls.  Gary brings over 40 years of Instrumentation and Controls experience in the Process Industries to the NOREC Automation team, with unique expertise in boiler controls and instrumentation.

Gary most recently worked for Babcock & Wilcox Company in Barberton, Ohio where he served in a variety of roles over the past 20 years including Engineering Manager - Instrumentation, Controls and Electrical Engineering, Advisory Engineer and Controls Engineer.  Prior to joining Babcock & Wilcox, Gary held a number of positions in the I & C field for Georgia Pacific Corporation, City of Lima, Ohio, SIMCO Controls and Con-Tech Resources.

Throughout his career, Gary has been actively involved in shaping industry standards as an active member of a number of professional organizations:

  • NFPA 85 Technical Committee on Single Burner Boilers (1997-2016)
  • NFPA 85 Technical Committee on Multiple Burner Boilers (2011-2016)
  • ISA Process Measurement / Control Analytical Instrumentation Division (1985-2000)
  • ISA ChemPID Division (1985-2000)

Gary will apply his strong knowledge of instrumentation & controls engineering and maintenance in a consulting capacity to help our customers achieve their automation project and on-going operational goals. 

Gary may be contacted by e-mail at or by phone at (330) 806-8784.