Nate Deibler, P.E.

General Manager

Nate DeiblerMr. Deibler holds credentials include a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, as well as Professional Engineering Licenses in 13 states and one Canadian province. He has over 15 years of experience in the vibration isolation industry. Nate’s primary focus is leading the expansion effort for VMC Group, keeping them at the forefront of the Test & Measurement Industry. Under his leadership, the Test & Measurement division provides seismic simulation testing, special seismic and wind certification, analysis, reporting, certification of essential equipment, AC-156, IEEE and GR63 testing and the further expansion of our PCA and Assessment/Audit services of our existing clients’ certifications. Nate is an active member of ASHRAE and was a member of the committee that recently published the revised standard of testing for seismic components, SPC 171.

 

Kelly M. Laplace, M.S.

Business Manager

Kelly M. LaplaceMs. Laplace earned her Master of Science degree in civil and environmental engineering from the University of Nevada, Reno, with a focus on water and wastewater treatment. She has over five years of engineering experience working for Stantec Consulting on a variety of civil design projects including: urban land, transportation, water resources, and water and wastewater infrastructure. Kelly has served as DCL’s Project Engineer and Quality Manager since early 2010. Her knowledge of code regulations and consistent management of the quality system guides the DCL staff in collecting, producing, maintaining and reporting data according to the highest standards.

 

Joshua Sailer, M.S.

Laboratory Manager

Joshua SailerMr. Sailer graduated from the University of Nevada, Reno with M.S. and B.S. degrees in Civil and Environmental Engineering. He has worked as an EIT in the fields of residential engineering and steel joint manufacture. While completing his Masters, he worked at the NEES shake table facility at UNR instrumenting and coordinating on a multitude of bridge and column tests, and gained experience in seismic testing and shake table functionality. Josh has been a dedicated member of the staff since early 2011. His knowledge and experience make him a valuable member of the DCL team.