Alstom Air Preheater Co., Vulcanium, DWM & Associates, and Waukesha Cherry-Burrell are among the companies making news this month.
Gennaro A. D’Alterio was named general manager of Met-Pro
Corp.’s Dean Pump, Fybroc and Sethco
business units. D’Alterio joined the company in March 1994 and has served as
sales and marketing manager for the Dean and Fybroc product lines since April
2002. He will operate from the company’s Fybroc and Sethco manufacturing
facility located in Telford, Pa. The business units manufacture horizontal,
vertical and in-tank centrifugal pumps that handle high temperature, corrosive
and abrasive liquids.
DWM & Associates Inc., North Brunswick, N.J.,
a supplier of RTD temperature sensors, named Michael Marder
sales and marketing manager, responsible for sales administration as well as
new customer and market development.
The headquarters of Alstom Power Inc., Air Preheater Co.,
in Wellsville, N.Y., is being expanded. The company plans to add 44,000
ft2 of manufacturing floor space at its Andover Road
facility. The company attributes the need for expansion to increased orders for
its Bartlett-Snow thermal processing systems,
Raymond size-reduction and classification technologies, and Ljungstrom
U.S. Water Services, Plymouth, Minn., celebrated
the grand opening of a 31,000 ft2 warehouse expansion at
its headquarters in Cambridge, Minn. This is the third expansion in 10 years,
as the company continues to house its main production facility in Cambridge’s
Southeast Industrial Park.
Cleveland-based ACE Equipment Co. launched a
revamped web site at www.armaturecoil.com. The site illustrates the company’s
industrial, curing, burn-off and rotary ovens as well as coil-winding machinery
Edmonton, Alberta-based CCI Thermal Technologies Inc.
has purchased the assets of Flo-Dri Inc., Sunset
Beach, Calif. Flo-Dri manufactures filtration systems for compressed air and
To demonstrate the company’s commitment to quality assurance for its plating
and anodizing customers, every member of the engineering and sales team at Vulcanium
Corp., Northbrook, Ill., has passed the Certified
Electroplater-Finisher exam. Long-time salesman Sam
Stella is a CEF 3, while his equally experienced cohorts Terry
Ciszewski and Steve Gerzel have CEF
2 designations. Director of sales Rick Piacenza as
well as inside and outside representatives Jim Sovik,
Stella Reese and John Delware
have passed the CEF 1 exam. Within the design and manufacturing areas, CAD
engineers Bill Hoffmann and Jeff
Bowkley and production manager Rich Schulz
are also CEF 1 certified.
Bronx, N.Y.-based Easco Boiler Corp.,
manufacturers of packaged firetube boilers, UL-listed field-erected boilers and
mobile boiler rooms, named Eduard J. Zimmermann
national sales manager.
David Kirk has joined SPX Process
Equipment, Delavan, Wis., as a business development manager for
the North American sanitary sales team. His primary focus will be to increase Waukesha
Cherry-Burrell brand product awareness among existing and new
The 2007 edition of the ASME Boiler and Pressure Vessel Code
has been released by the organization. The code establishes rules relating to
the construction, operation, testing and maintenance of boilers, tanks and
other pressure vessels. To order a copy of the revised code, call (800)
Places & Faces (August 2007)
August 13, 2007