Dynamic Engineering Names CEO

Houston-based Dynamic Engineering, which supplies chemical processing technology to the polysilicon industry, said Wednesday that it has named Joe Ausikaitis as president and CEO. Ausikaitis has previously served at UPO and Union Carbide. Ausikaitis replaces Lee Kennedy, founder of Dynamic Engineering, who the firm said died of cancer in November. Dynamic Engineering provides pharmaceuticals, specialty chemical, and photovoltaic companies with consulting services, including plant architecture, feasibility studies, and operations assistance.