Stefan Scheiber will succeed Calvin Grieder as CEO of Bühler, Uzwil, Switzerland. Grieder, who has served as CEO for 15 years, will remain chairman of the board.
Scheiber joined Bühler in 1988, and while with the company, he has headed sales and production organizations in Kenya, South Africa and Germany. In 2005, he was appointed head of the Sales and Service Division, becoming a member of the company’s executive board. In 2009, he took charge of the Food Processing Division, and in 2014, he took charge of the entire Grains & Food business of Bühler.
Eraser Co., Mattydale, N.Y., created an online store on Amazon.com. Products available include fiberglass brushes and erasers, measuring meters, dereelers, reelers and winders. Eraser’s storefront may be viewed here.
Charlotte-based SPX Flow appointed Gerard Langglobal product manager for pumps and valves and strategic marketing. Lang will lead product development and targeted growth initiatives for the company’s APV and Waukesha Cherry-Burrellpump and valve product lines serving the food, dairy, beverage and pharmaceutical markets. He will also coordinate marketing efforts globally across the product lines.
Spirax Sarco Inc., Blythewood, S.C., released a brochure that describes the company’s solutions to efficiently remove and recover condensate under all operating conditions. The 19-page guide covers condensate mechanical fluid pumps, automatic pump traps, electric condensate pumps, pump packages and flash recovery vessels. To download a PDF copy, visit here.
Drying technologies specialist C.A. Litzler has become a sponsor of women’s race and development team Velo Femme - Litzler. Both organizations are based in Cleveland. The competitive cycling team participates in local, regional and national cycling events, clinics and mentoring programs.
Cincinnati-based Ceco Environmental Corp. appointed Stephen M. Fritz vice president of aftermarket products and services. Fritz is responsible for growing the company’s aftermarket presence across all business segments. Prior to joining Ceco Environmental, Fritz served as vice president, services offerings, global services and director of services marketing, Americas for Ingersoll Rand Co.
Thermoplastic fluid flow technology maker Asahi/America Inc., Lawrence, Mass., promoted Joe Pye to district sales manager. Pye will represent Asahi/America in Colorado, Wyoming, Nebraska and Kansas.
Sierra Instruments, Monterey, Calif., released a full line catalog for its flow-metering products. The flow-meter selection guide offers advice on selecting flow instrumentation for any gas, liquid, or steam application. To download a PDF copy, visit here.
Sinterite, a Gasbarre Furnace Group company, hired Josh Parslow as sales engineer. Sinterite, St. Marys, Pa., designs, manufactures and services custom continuous belt and batch ovens and furnaces for steam treating, drying, sintering, brazing, annealing and heat-treating applications.
Schuler AG, a member of international technology Group Andritz, signed a contract for the acquisition of a 51 percent stake in the Chinese press and machine tool manufacturer Yangzhou Metal Forming Machine Tool Co., Ltd. (Yadon), in Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province.
Gilman Precision, a manufacturer of customized linear and rotary motion systems, added Kariann Thon to its salesforce as business development specialist. Thon will manage the West region territory for the company based in Grafton, Wis.