• B.S. Architectural Engineering, 1995, Drexel University


  • Sheet Metal Journeyman, 1985


  • Sheetmetal Apprenticeship Program, 1985
  • Pennsylvania, by examination, Delaware, Michigan, New Jersey


  • The American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers


  • Society of Fire Protection Engineers


  • National Association of Fire Protection Engineers 


  • Sheetmetal Workers International Association


  • American Society of Plumbing Engineers


  • American Society of Healthcare Engineering 


  • International Society for Pharmaceutical Engineering


  • International Fire Marshals Association


  • International Code Council
Profile: Steven Gillan, PE


Steve Gillan is Chief Mechanical Engineer and Project Manager at Gillan & Hartmann. He has extensive experience in the design of hospitals, pharmaceutical, public/private schools, universities, and residential multiple-dwelling units and mixed occupancy facilities. He manages a staff of mechanical and electrical engineers, designers, and CADD drafters and serves as project manager on multiple-discipline mechanical and electrical project.


Steve has completed more than 150 projects involving analysis, design and cost estimation and construction administration of mechanical and electrical systems for both renovation/retrofit of existing facilities and new construction. In the past seven years, he has been Lead Mechanical Engineer for a total mechanical and electrical trade construction value of over $100 million. His duties included design, preparation of specifications, staff supervision, and construction oversight.


Steve possesses a rare combination of hands-on work experience and academic acumen.  Prior to attending Drexel University, he completed a four-year Apprenticeship Program in Sheetmetal Fabrication, Philadelphia and vicinity Joint Apprenticeship Committee Philadelphia Sheetmetal Local #19, and is recognized as a Journeyman Sheetmetal Designer.