About Cooling Towers OF TEXAS


Our Approach

Cooling Towers of Texas was founded on the principles of quality, integrity, value, and safety. These principles are the driving force behind our commitment to our customers. We constantly strive to provide superior service at prices that are truly fair and reasonable. From the largest construction, upgrade, repair or maintenance project, to sales of the smallest parts, Cooling Towers of Texas delivers maximum value with the most competitive rates you will find and a quality of workmanship that is unsurpassed industry-wide.

Our Core Beliefs


Deliver the best quality  to our customers; every time.

Perform  the services our customers need, always with integrity.

Perform  the services our customers need, always with integrity.

Meet our team

Our management team has over 100 years combined experience and our crews are the most competent and qualified in the industry. For all phases of cooling tower construction, repair, maintenance, or performance upgrades, Cooling Towers of Texas truly is the one source for all your cooling tower needs.


Shawn Daniel

CEO/President - Cooling Towers of Texas

Shawn Daniel is the founder of Cooling Towers of Texas. a leader in the Cooling Tower Industry since 2004.  Shawn has spent 28 years in construction and 23 of those years involved in industrial construction. In 2004 Shawn independently established a new organization based on the characteristics that have defined his career, integrity, and fairness.  Shawn is a hands-on manager that is involved in every aspect of Cooling Towers of Texas.  From engineering, estimating, finance and project management.  Overseeing the operation and growth of Cooling Towers of Texas allows Shawn the opportunity to challenge employees and nurture their success and growth. Cooling Towers of Texas.  places a premium on customer service as Shawn truly believes in providing the highest level of service in the industry for a fair and reasonable price.  Shawn refuses to compromise his high standards of workmanship for the “quick fix”. Cooling Towers of Texas. will only provide service and repairs necessary to ensure the cooling tower can maintain structural integrity, thermal efficiency, and prolonged service life.  Shawn has the vision to continue to build Cooling Towers of Texas into an industry leader by treating his employees fairly and with respect, maintaining strict safety standards to keep workers safe and creating business relationships with customers based integrity, consistency, and fairness. He is a man of integrity and has built this successful and growing establishment as a reflection of his image.


Don DenBleyker

Project Engineer - Cooling Towers of Texas

Don joined Cooling Towers of Texas in 2007 as a Project Engineer.  Don has worked in the construction industry since 1994 and in the cooling tower industry since 1997.  Don earned a bachelor of science in mechanical engineering from Bucknell University in 1994.  Don is in charge of the estimating department, the procurement department, as well as all engineering analysis and projects.  Don is responsible for providing all technical drawings, thermal performance analysis and is the main point of contact for all external engineering work and technical products and components.  Don has been integral to the growth of Cooling Towers of Texas by establishing internal systems and processes that allow Cooling Towers of Texas to estimate, design, procure material for and execute a wide variety of cooling tower projects with a consistent attention to detail.  Don’s technical training combined with his extensive experience in the cooling tower industry makes him an immeasurable asset to Cooling Towers of Texas's management team. 


John Stewart

Sales Manager - Cooling Towers of Texas

John Stewart is Regional Sales Manager at Cooling Towers of Texas, with responsibility for marketing programs, branch management, and corporate contracts. Prior to joining Cooling Towers of Texas, he worked in the Construction Industry. John has been in the cooling tower industry for 10 years.  He started off as a Laborer and worked his way all the way up to upper management.  His skill and knowledge of Cooling Towers is remarkable and because of that knowledge, our customer base has grown extensively.  John’s greatest strengths are his creativity, drive, and leadership. He thrives on challenges, particularly those that expand the company’s reach.  His hard work and dedication to Cooling Towers of Texas make him a valuable asset to this company as well as our customers.  And we are proud to have him on our team.


Justin Daniel

Safety Director - Cooling Towers of Texas

Justin Daniel is the director of Cooling Towers of Texas safety program. He develops safety procedures as well as implements OSHA regulations, manages safety programs, policies, and procedures. He is aware of federal, state, and local safety laws to ensure the organization complies with all regulations. He is responsible for maintenance of safety and accident records. Justin is familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Cooling Towers of Texas relies on his extensive experience and judgment to plan and execute safety. He performs a variety of tasks as well as leads and directs the work of others. 


Shane Small

Chief Financial Officer, MBA, CTP

Shane Small is a Financial Professional with great experience serving the petrochemical and refining industry. As Controller, he is responsible for managing the financial strategy and operations.  He is a Certified Treasury Professional (CTP) that holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from Texas State University and an MBA from Sam Houston State University. He strongly values great relationships with suppliers and customers to add value to the industry.


Tommy Trahan

Construction Manager - Cooling Towers of Texas

Tommy Trahan joined Cooling Towers of Texas in 2008.  He has over 33 years of skilled experience in the business.  Tommy started off as a Cooling Tower hand in 1984 and has continuously worked his way up through every position in the industry.  He is a well-known veteran in the trade.  His reputation for hard work and commitment to the customers have exceeded all expectations.  He now plans and manages all of Cooling Towers of Texas's projects.  His hands are involved in estimating the jobs, all the way down to overseeing and scheduling the work crews. Tommy Trahan has been a huge asset to our family as well as to our customers and we are proud to have him on our team.


We have a reputation of excellence, reliability and superior customer service. We would like to demonstrate to you that true quality workmanship is second nature to our crews and management team. We look forward to servicing your needs!