Delivering Excellence Together

NuVision Engineering  is a technology services and engineering company specializing in nuclear applications.  We provide engineering expertise and proprietary services to commercial power plants and public utilities. We also design and deploy rad-hardened robotics for use in radioactive environments and advanced process systems to manage radioactive waste.

Our customers include the U.S. and international governments, utility companies, and medical research facilities.

NuVision is headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA and has an additional facility in Mooresville, NC to support the design and implementation of large scale demonstration and validation programs.

Our Mission

We use our expertise and experience to enhance the lives of our staff, our customers, and the people they serve. We believe doing our best work makes a positive impact on the world.

We are committed to providing the highest quality engineering products and services to each client, and we have developed many first-of-their-kind products to meet customers’ needs.

Our Values

  • Safety

    We are committed to safety for our employees and the people who work in the industries we serve.

  • Teamwork

    We leverage the experiences, perspectives, and creativity of each team member to produce results we can share and be proud of.

  • Communication

    We’ve built a reputation for reliability through open communication with our staff, our partners, and our customers.

  • Integrity

    We do what we say we’re going to do. Our projects are completed on time and on budget, and done right the first time.

Leadership Team

Erich Keszler, P.E.
CEO & President

Erich Keszler, President and CEO of NuVision Engineering has over 25 years’ experience in the nuclear field. Erich has been with NuVision for 18 years, holding positions of increasing responsibility including Mechanical Engineering Lead, Senior Project Manager, and Director of Program Management. He has experience in both the commercial nuclear, and government nuclear markets. Prior to joining NuVision Engineering, Erich worked in new product development for the fluid controls market. Erich also served in the U.S. Navy Submarine force as a nuclear operator. Erich is a registered Professional Engineer in several states and is also a registered Project Management Professional. He has a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering from San Diego State University. NuVision has office locations in Mooresville, NC, and Pittsburgh, PA. Erich resides in North Carolina and maintains an office in both locations.

David Lashley
Vice President of Engineering

David Lashley is highly experienced with over 35 years in multi-disciplinary design, build, testing, and operation of complex, integrated engineered projects. For his entire career he has led the development and application of Power Fluidic mixing, pumping, and sampling systems and has been a key technical expert on all NuVision Engineering contracts since the early 1990s. As Director of Engineering, Dave is responsible for engineering management across two geographical locations, leading teams of engineers in design, analysis, development and testing, and manufacture of nuclear plant and equipment for all projects across the globe.

Dave is also an avid volunteer and mentor with FIRST®, the World’s Leading Youth-Serving Nonprofit Advancing STEM Education, and proud recipient of the Woodie Flowers Finalist Award.

Michael Frankle
Vice President of Business Development

Michael Frankle serves as Vice President of Business Development. Michael is a proven professional with over 30 years of Commercial Nuclear and DOE industry experience in the areas of Business Development (International & Domestic), Team Building, Contract Management, Customer Relations, Engineering Management, Process Engineering, Manufacturing, Systems Engineering, Spent Fuel Management, Nuclear Fuel Container Design/Licensing, and Plant License Renewal. Michael has a Bachelor of Science degree in Nuclear Engineering from the University of Florida and a Master’s in System Engineering from UNLV.


David Hillenbrand brings over 15 years of financial leadership and expertise to his role as Controller at NuVision. With a BS in accounting from Saint Francis University, and a track record of success in progressive financial planning and analysis roles, he is dedicated to driving strategic financial management and operational excellence within the organization.

Prior to joining NuVision, David held key leadership positions in the logistics and transportation sectors, where he successfully managed complex financial operations, analyzed revenue and operating expenses, and implemented innovative financial and operational strategies to drive growth and profitability.

Company History


Founded as O’Donnell & Associates

Pittsburgh, PA

Receives first patent and NRC approval for MSIP®

Receives first patent and NRC approval for MSIP®

Mechanical Stress Improvement Process offers permanent solution for stress corrosion cracking in nuclear power plants.

Primary Water Stress Corrosion Cracking susceptible locations

First Application of MSIP® on PWR

Successful application at Palisades Nuclear Generating Station.

Awarded first DOE contract to use Power Fluidics for environmental cleanup

Awarded first DOE contract to use Power Fluidics for environmental cleanup

Completes first Power Fluidic™ deployment project

Completes first Power Fluidic™ deployment project


Wins award to provide 400 Power Fluidic™ components to Department of Energy

First application of MSIP® on a Reactor Vessel Nozzle

First application of MSIP® on a Reactor Vessel Nozzle

Receives contract for four ARTISAN™ manipulators at Hanford site

Receives contract for four ARTISAN™ manipulators at Hanford site


Completes 1,500th application of MSIP® in the U.S.


Acquired by Vision Capital

Becomes NuVision Engineering, Inc.


Becomes preferred analysis and qualification vendor to Generation III+ reactor

Awarded Top Industry Practice Award (“TIPS”)

Awarded Top Industry Practice Award (“TIPS”)

Recognized with partner Westinghouse for the application of MSIP® at Salem Unit 1 PWR.

Wins $10M award for Power Fluidic test rigs at Sellafield

Wins $10M award for Power Fluidic test rigs at Sellafield


Complete Steam Generator-Pipe End Decontamination at Sequoyah Unit 1


Sign Teaming Agreement to implement MSIP® in Korea with Doosan


Successful bench scale tests of new passive reactor cooling technology


Directors & Management purchase all company stock owned by Vision Capital

Partners with Wälischmiller Engineering GmbH to expand remote systems offerings

Partners with Wälischmiller Engineering GmbH to expand remote systems offerings


NuVision Engineering, Inc. Acquired by Carr’s Group, plc


DOE awards $3M to develop passive cooling technology

This project proposes an engineered solution to mitigate the effects of loss of power to light water-based nuclear reactors and to remove decay heat from the reactor core, mitigating losses due to random equipment failures and severe accidents.

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