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Butler and Garrick selected for engineering internship

Updated: Apr 29, 2022

New High School Interns

Two upstate high school students have been selected for an engineering internship for the 2020-2021 academic year. Christian Butler, a senior at Mauldin High School, and Christopher Garrick, a senior at Greenville Tech Charter High School (GTCHS), were selected from a strong pool of qualified applicants. Each student will complete a formal program that includes an introduction to the KTM Solutions systems engineering process. The students will learn practical engineering skills through a series of design projects. The program provides opportunities to present technical ideas to the KTM engineering staff as well as potential clients. “Since our company founding, KTM Solutions has been working with promising high school and college students. As a business, we believe we have a responsibility to provide opportunities for learning and development of the work force. Our end goal is to give the students an appreciation for the engineering profession so each student can make informed career decisions," says Paul V. Kumler, President, KTM Solutions. The program is working! Almost 40 students have participated in the KTM Solutions internship program since beginning in 2006, where 80% have decided to pursue an engineering career.

Versions of this article also appeared in GSA Biz Wire and South Carolina Manufacturing.


About KTM Solutions, Inc.

KTM Solutions is a Greer, South Carolina–based engineering company supporting the Aerospace and Mechanical services industries. KTM Engineering—Aerospace Solutions provides practical and innovative aircraft structural design and analysis services, on demand. KTM Engineering—Mechanical Solutions provides turnkey systems that support production processes, material handling and streamlined manufacturing. KTM utilizes state-of-the-art design and analysis tools underpinned by proven systems engineering principles and project management services. KTM is ISO 9001, AS9100, and ASME NQA-1 compliant. The corporate offices are located at 603 High Tech Court, Greer, South Carolina 29650. KTM Solutions engineers are registered in multiple states.



KTM is a team of professional engineers that partners with manufacturing companies to overcome challenges and deliver the custom design solution and the expertise you need for your project.

Our Products & Services

KTM utilizes a staff of registered mechanical engineers (PE) that are qualified in the design and analysis of advanced machines, fixtures, lifting systems, and mechanical structures. We design and analyze for sufficient strength, optimal mechanical performance, and safety in accordance with industry standards and governmental regulations.

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