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Quest Design Group Hires Mechanical Designer

Sivanesan Paramasivam Thirumaran Joins the Chicago Team

Published Friday, September 22, 2017


Oak Brook, IL – Quest Design Group (QDG) hired Sivanesan Paramasivam Thirumaran to work in the company’s Chicago office. After completing an introductory period Sivanesan accepted a permanent fulltime position. In his role as a Mechanical Designer he will work with QDG’s senior staff to support the company’s growing list of projects.

An immigrant from India, Sivanesan graduated from the University of Illinois in May of this year with a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering. “I learned about QDG from Arjun Thirumaran, a classmate who interned at the company last year,” according to Sivanesan, “so when I heard they were hiring I was eager to apply.”

“It was clear to me from his second day on the job that PT (Sivanesan) is not only a talented designer, but a great fit for QDG, says Ruben de la Fuente, QDG’s Vice President of Operation for the Chicago office. “I’m sure he’s going to do well.”

Sivanesan grew up in Channai, which the automobile capital of India. Located in Tamil Nadu, in the southern part of India, Chennai is famous for its hot climate, delicious food, and the seven-mile Marina Beach – one of the longest beaches in the world.

“Chennai is also called the ‘Detroit’ of South Asia,” says Sivanesan, “producing many engineers with hopes and dreams coming out of the local engineering colleges. I‘m glad I’m able to pursue mine.”

In addition to his engineering skills, Sivanesan is a National-level Cricketer having served as captain of his college cricket team. And in his spare time he enjoys photography and playing guitar.

About Quest Design Group (QDG)

QDG is an electrical, mechanical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering services business with offices located in Oakbrook, Illinois and Sarasota, Florida. QDG has been serving the greater Chicago area since 2003 and has served southwest Florida for 26 years as Stewart Engineering Consultants.

Known for providing high-quality engineering services at a reasonable price with an excellent turnaround, QDG’s designers have experience working in a wide variety of market segments on projects throughout the United States. For more information about QDG, please call (941) 351-9996 or visit their website at

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