Kenneth (Ken) R. Camplin
Chief Business Development Officer
President (acting), Technical Services & Nuclear Energy
BWX Technologies, Inc.
Kenneth R. Camplin’s career with BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) spans more than 30 years where he has demonstrated progressive experience in technical environments in nuclear manufacturing – including automation, mechanical, and quality control engineering – as well as general management of operations, engineering, and business development.
In his current role as Acting President, Technical Services and Nuclear Energy, Mr. Camplin leads the commercial nuclear, technical services and mPower small modular reactor business segments of the Company. He also oversees the Company’s Business Development (BD) operations, developing and implementing strategies to meet the Company’s strategic growth objectives through market identification, analysis, segmentation and opportunity assessment. Mr. Camplin manages the capture and bid lifecycles for all new business opportunities to achieve BWXT’s comprehensive business plan.
In his previous role as Vice President, Operations, for the Company’s Technical Services Group, he oversaw operations for a portfolio of projects for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and other federal agencies. Mr. Camplin served, and continues to serve, on several of the Boards of Directors/Governors for affiliated entities.
In earlier positions with the Company, Mr. Camplin progressively served in engineering and management roles within the nuclear manufacturing enterprise supporting various DOE and national security missions. He holds several U.S. and international patents in the areas of automation and non-destructive testing and a prestigious R&D 100 Award.
Mr. Camplin earned a Master of Science in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering from the University of Virginia, a Master of Business Administration from Loyola University of Chicago, and a Bachelor of Science in Metallurgical Engineering and Materials Science from the University of Notre Dame. He is a registered professional engineer in the commonwealth of Virginia.