Project Technologies & Services, Ltd. (PTS) is an Ohio Limited Liability Company that began as Rader Engineering, Inc. in 2002. PTS is a project management, engineering, and automation consulting firm providing services to industrial companies and commercial facilities. Our focus is to help our customers produce strategic value that accelerates their profitability through collaboration, integrity, innovation, and continuous improvement.

Our goal is to allow you, the customer, to focus on your productivity and profit while we focus on your additional peak workload needs. We have experience in projects ranging from equipment upgrades to new plant construction and are able to offer engineering and project management support to keep your department running as smoothly as possible. Here is a list of some of our regularly utilized services:

  • Budgeting and Planning
  • Engineering and Design
  • Automation Engineering
  • Bid Specifications and Evaluations
  • Design-Build Services
  • Procurement Assistance
  • Project Implementation
  • PLC & SCADA Programming
  • Construction Management Services
  • Start-Up
  • Project Closeout

We have worked with customers in numerous industries and have a thorough understanding of processes and equipment. We understand the importance of uptime and efficiency as well as the safety concerns of your operation.

We can also offer design-build packages for our customers. We are comfortable with all project sizes and would appreciate the opportunity to help you and your team implement successful projects across your facilities. We are a service-driven company and we strive to enable our customers to excel at successfully completing their projects.

Principal Employees

James Rader, PE, President
Jim has over 25 years of engineering experience and received his Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Toledo in 1989. He received his Ohio professional engineer’s license in 1994, his Michigan professional engineers’ license in 2001 and Florida license in 2014.

Jim’s experience with engineering, design, and project and construction management includes projects for various industrial, chemical, food and beverage facilities. His varied experience in engineering and project management makes him a valuable asset in nearly every application.

John Morris, PE, Vice President
John is in charge of industrial and manufacturing companies and received his Bachelor of Science degree in industrial and manufacturing systems engineering with a minor in chemistry from Ohio University in 2002. John became a registered professional engineer in the state of Ohio in 2008.

John is responsible for management of personnel and projects for industrial and manufacturing facilities. John currently manages a group that is responsible for multiple metal processing projects for industrial facilities. John’s understanding of OSHA requirements, construction methods, and processes makes him a valuable asset in any construction project.

Glenn McCarthy, Director of Business Operations
Glenn received his bachelor’s degree from University of Buffalo and has over 20 years of senior management experience planning, coordinating and directing organizational operations. Glenn’s responsibilities include: Business Operations, Marketing, H/R and Business Development.