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Wentworth Receives Promotion

MW_9-11_finalOctober 24, 2011 – Mike Wentworth was appointed to the position of product manager, Surface Drilling Equipment (SDE), for Atlas Copco Construction Mining Technique USA LLC. In his new role, Wentworth will report directly to Maurice Hunter, business line manager – SDE for Atlas Copco CMT USA. Wentworth’s new position was effective October 1. Since 2007, Wentworth has served as Branch Manager in Ludlow, Mass., adding sales responsibility for New England to his duties in 2008.

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KPI-JCI Hires New Design Engineers

garyengelBarbourOctober 11, 2011 – Kolberg-Pioneer (KPI-JCI) has hired two new design engineers, Nick Barbour and Gary Engel. Barbour, who assumed his responsibilities Sept. 15, will be responsible for providing engineering support for the company’s material-handling product line. He will work with Project Engineer Jay Kaddatz and the rest of the product design team. Barbour earned his Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maryland in College Park, Md.

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Viera Appointed Latin America Sales Manager for Stedman

FernandoVieraSeptember 8, 2011 – Fernando Viera has been appointed as Stedman Machine Co.'s Latin America sales manager. Viera will be responsible for selling crushing equipment and systems throughout Latin America. Originally from Buenos Aires, Argentina, Fernando holds a masters degree in economics from Wright State University, in Dayton, Ohio. He has more than 15 years experience in technical and international sales and is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese. Stedman has been in business since 1834, and is based in Aurora, Ind.

Potter Promoted at Innovative Processing

INN_3409_Aaron_Potter150October 4, 2011 – Aaron Potter has been promoted to engineering manager for Innovative Processing Solutions. Potter has more than 14 years experience as a systems and design engineer for Innovative Processing Solutions as well as its affiliate, Stedman Machine Co. Potter has a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering from Purdue University.

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Flexco Adds Thrree New Employees

Mass100x125Moran100x125Wagner100x133August 16, 2011 – Flexco welcomed three new employees to its facility in Bolingbrook, Ill. Kevin Moran and Mike Mass were appointed project managers, while Joel Wagner was brought to Flexco as a design engineer to support its transfer chute product line. Moran and Mass are responsible for initiating, managing, and executing project plans, working as liaisons between the customer, design team, application engineers, and sales team to ensure that all aspects of projects are executed correctly.

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