M. Kayatin, P.E. was appointed August 1, 1991 as the Allen
County Sanitary Engineer. Mr. Kayatin has worked as a professional
Civil Engineer for twenty-six (26) years, and has been a practicing
Civil Engineer for thirty (30) years. Mr. Kayatin is a
graduate of The Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science
degree in Civil Engineering, and a minor in Structural Engineering.
Mr. Kayatin has also completed some Masters Degree study at
the University of South Carolina in Structural Engineering.
Mr. Kayatin worked at the Duke Power Company in Charlotte,
North Carolina as a Design Engineer for eight (8) years. Mr.
Kayatin was mainly involved in design and analysis of structural
steel and concrete facilities for nuclear power plants. Some
of Mr. Kayatin's achievements while employed at Duke Power
are as follows: designing the first nuclear structure without
having the foundation supported on bedrock, and being part
of team to implement the use of PASCE (Plant Applications
& Systems from Combustion Engineering) software, which
is a software package developed for the sole purpose of generating
3-D models for nuclear power sites to be used for a variety
analysis and design models of nuclear power stations. Mr.
Kayatin moved to Lima in December 1988 to accept the position
as Assistant Sanitary Engineer. Mr. Kayatin continues to reside
in Lima with his wife Kathy.
Mr. Kayatin is member of the Knights of Columbus Local 2661, Rotary Club of Lima, National,
Ohio and Lima Societies of Professional Engineers, American
Society of Civil Engineers, County Sanitary Engineers of Ohio,
of which he served as President in 1994. Mr. Kayatin had served
on the board of Senior Citizens in Lima while design and construction
of its new facilities were being completed. Mr. Kayatin had coached junior high and high school football for nine years at Lima Central Catholic
Mr. Kayatin is a member of the St. Charles Catholic