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Bob Keplinger

Vice President, National Design-Build Operations

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Bob’s responsibilities range from scope development to managing engineering, labor, procurement, and subcontracts for greenfield and retrofit projects—from design to installation and start-up.


Bob has over 45 years of experience installing process, refrigeration, and mechanical systems, specializing in project management of Design-Build turnkey dairy processing plants. A third generation Shambaugh team member, Bob has managed high-profile projects for clients including Chobani, Glanbia, Valley Milk and Safeway.

Bob is a graduate of the Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 166 Apprentice School, the Shambaugh & Son P.I.P.E. II Construction Management program at Fort Wayne, and the MCA Project Management Continuing Education Course at the University of Texas. He is a Building Trades Journeyman Plumber/Fitter, and has Plumbing Contractor licenses in California, Arizona, Idaho, Colorado, and Indiana.