Summit Industrial, a full-service engineering, procurement and construction company, has announced their restructured leadership team including Josh Johnson as Chief Operating Officer, Chris Combs as Vice President of Engineering and Jordan Dombart as Vice President of Project Management. This new team has been organized to ensure viability and overall market growth.

Jeff Johnson, Summit Industrial’s President and CEO, said, “Josh, Chris and Jordan elevate our senior leadership team with their wealth of knowledge and experience. We are very excited about the direction our company is headed under their leadership.”

josh-johnson Vice President Gulf Coast Operations

Josh Johnson has been promoted to Chief Operating Officer. Josh joined Summit Industrial in 2015 and has held numerous positions within the company. With this new role as Chief Operating Officer, he will be responsible for leading Summit’s next phase of growth and executing the strategy to further build Summit Industrial’s relationships across the industrial market. He will be leading the Service Group, Estimating, Business Development, Marketing, Engineering, HR Recruiting and Quality Control departments. Josh has over 14 years of experience in the construction industry and holds a degree in Construction Management from LSU. He is excited for this new opportunity noting, “I am grateful for the opportunity to be part of the Summit team and I’m excited to partner with both Chris and Jordan to take our company to the next level.”

Chris Combs Director, Engineering

Chris Combs has been promoted to Vice President of Engineering. Chris joined Summit Industrial in 2017 bringing extensive experience and expertise in engineering, EPC project management and development within the Oil & Gas Midstream and Downstream sectors. Chris’ goal in this position will be to lead Summit Industrial’s turnkey EPC operation by completing detailed design, engineering and field construction support. His responsibilities include overall management of Summit’s full service, multi-disciplinary design and engineering team along with document control, engineering project controls and procurement support. Chris also manages numerous key client accounts for Summit. Together, Chris and Jordan have full ownership for making Summit Industrial’s EPC projects successful.


Jordan Dombart has been promoted to Vice President of Project Management. Jordan joined Summit Industrial in 2012 as a Project Manager and worked his way up to Director of Projects. Jordan relocated to Texas almost five years ago to open Summit’s first Houston area office. Jordan will now oversee Project Management, Procurement, Project Controls and Scheduling. Jordan will have full responsibility for ensuring our construction and EPC projects meet their profitability and completion targets. Jordan has obtained critical experience over the last ten years working on a variety of construction and EPC projects. Jordan graduated from Georgia Institute of Technology with a degree in Building Construction.

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December 17th, 2018 by Summit Industrial

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Business Development Manager(s) Needed Looking for multiple energy industry professionals with a focus on business development & sales in the Oil & Gas, Chemical, Refinery & Power market segments. These individuals will have experience and proven success for building relationships with Owners, Engineering firms, EPCs, OEMs, etc. Their primary focus will be on bringing in “Quality” Construction and EPC opportunities for Summit to pursue. They should be knowledgeable about the energy industry and have real “Market Intelligence”. These individuals must have a burning desire to be successful. Very competitive compensation package and is commensurate with experience. Minimum of 3 years experience selling services and/or technical products to the industrial/energy markets. These positions will be located in Summit’s Houston, TX office. email resumes to

Our growing company is seeking to hire QA/QC Site Managers who will be responsible for assisting our Site and Project Managers in organizing and effectively implementing the Site/ Project Quality Plan. This responsibility involves assisting with the organization of project quality and the performance of, but not limited to, the following tasks in accordance with the project approved ITP’s: visual inspection; coating inspection; concrete inspection; development/scheduling of hold points with customer representatives; NDE Scheduling; weld tracking and qualification of welders; material inspection; and assist with project turnover and close-out. This position is based out of the Houston office and requires scheduled travel between multiple field sites. Knowledge of installation of pipelines and/or pipeline related facilities is a must.

To be successful as a QA/QC Site Managers you will need to be able to work well in a team environment, adjust priorities, and possess competency with computers including Microsoft and G Suite. A current CWI with pipeline experience and 5-7 years’ experience in a leadership role is required, along with exceptional verbal and written skills. API 1169 and NACE certifications are a plus.

Please email your resume to Kevin Beddow at

Kevin Beddow

Summit Industrial is pleased to welcome Kevin as our Corporate Quality Director.  Kevin began his career in Quality with a local fabrication facility in 2001.  Over the last 17 years, he has performed many quality functions, as director, manager, auditor and consultant.  Each experience has provided the opportunity to gain new insights for quality application and inspection in the manufacturing, installation, and service and repair environments.

Project Coordinators

This position will be in charge of assisting our Site and Project Managers in organizing our ongoing projects. This task involves helping develop and maintain project schedules and work plans, tracking hours and progress, field quantity tracking, procurement facilitation, document development and project turnover and close-out.

To be successful as a Project Coordinator, you will need to be able to work on tight deadlines, have competency with computers including MS Excel, and have exceptional verbal, and written skills. A bachelor’s degree in a related field of study with at least three (3) years of relevant experience or equivalent field experience is required for consideration.   Click here for a full job description.  Please send your resume to Brian Williams at

Chris Warren 10.24.18

Summit is very pleased to welcome Chris to our Construction Team as a Senior Project Manager.  Chris is a graduate of Texas A&M University with a concentration in Construction Science. After Graduating from Texas A&M, Chris went to work on Large Scale commercial projects including Class A Office Buildings and Hospitals. In 2010, Chris began his career in the industrial sector. Chris has spent the last 8 years in project management of mid-stream and down-stream facilities throughout the country.

Summit is currently looking for an experience Regional HSE Manager. This position will be responsible for 1-3 projects around the Houston area and is responsible for the management, coordination, and successful completion of the HSE requirements for these projects. The position will be responsible for providing guidance and support to these projects and management to ensure clear understanding of safety policies and procedures. Click here for a full job description. Please email Brandy Haynie: or call us at 678.646.0293.

Summit will begin internal design & engineering immediately for six (6) greenfield, NGL booster pump stations along Enterprise’s TX Express Pipeline System. The stations will be at locations along the TEP pipeline from Skellytown, TX through Mont Belvieu, TX. Along with engineering the contract scope includes all construction disciplines and full procurement. The projects are slated to conclude during the 2nd Quarter of 2019. Another great project for Summit Industrial with Enterprise Products.

2018 ABC Award 2

Pictured (L to R)  R. Hornback, J. Dombart, T. Madden, A. Rolen, J. Johnson and P. Vowell

The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) of Houston recently honored the winners of their annual safety awards.

Recipients of ABC’s 2018 National STEP Award were recognized during a Breakfast Award Cermony on July 13th, 2018, at the University of Houston Hilton Hotel.  Summit Industrial was recognized for safety achievements and was awarded the 2018 Platinum STEP Award.

Summit was awarded the Platinum STEP Award in 2015, and Diamond in both 2017 and 2016.