Steve Back

Name: Steve Back
Title: Director – Heavy Industrial Fans
Years of Industry Experience: 35
Areas of Expertise: mining, power, tunnel, custom fans, aftermarket

Steve has always had a passion for helping industrial customers tailor heavy industrial fans to their unique applications. Previously, he worked for Babcock and Wilcox, Howden North America, and TLT-Turbo GmbH. Steve has held a wide variety of positions in the industry in technical service, engineering, product management, sales, marketing, and business development. He has also held positions with companies in North and South America, Germany, India, and China, working in a variety of areas including new build and aftermarket catalog and custom fans in the power, mining, tunnel, and industrial markets. Steve graduated from the University of Akron with a BSME degree.

You can reach Steve at and +1.630.794.5776.

Latest Articles:

Preventative Maintenance on Boiler Fans - Engineered Systems, May 2020

Ventilation Systems in Underground Mines - Global Mining Review, January/February 2020

Steve Back discusses important selection criteria when evaluating ventilation systems for underground mines. 

Additional Articles:

Five Important Considerations When Selecting a Heavy Industrial Fan - GlobalSpec, January 2018 

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