Industry News: July 2022

Here's a quick roundup of recent industry news. Track the industry's movers and shakers, learn about company acquisitions, get the skinny on new products and more.

Industry News: July 2022

Mike Wolff

Felling Trailers names new national accounts coordinator
Felling Trailers appointed Mike Wolff to inside sales — national accounts coordinator. Wolff will manage the day-to-day account activity for the company’s top national rental partners and inside sales calls. He will be responsible for sales development, activity and account support. He previously held the role of sales coordinator at the company.

Envirosuite provides update on EVS Water
Envirosuite announced its newest member of product lines, EVS Water, is nearing its initial commercial objective of achieving $1 million in total sales. Launched in 2021, EVS Water has gone global with the addition of new customers in Australia, Asia and Europe, in addition to its presence in the U.S. The EVS Water Plant Optimizer software has been used in these locations to reduce electric and chemical costs in water treatment and delivery.

Chris Zenthoefer
Chris Zenthoefer

McElroy welcomes new director of digital strategy
McElroy announced the hiring of Chris Zenthoefer as the company’s new director of digital strategy. In this capacity, Zenthoefer will assist in crafting McElroy’s technological approach to its equipment, while working alongside other members of McElroy’s leadership. Prior to McElroy, he worked at Specialized Bicycles as director of Specialized Digital.

Louisville Water wins AWWA award for highest quality water
Louisville Water Co. received American Water Works Association’s Partnership for Safe Water Phase IV Distribution Presidents Award at AWWA’s annual conference in San Antonio on June 13. The company is one of only five water utilities in the country to achieve this status. The Partnership for Safe Water gives the award to utilities that work rigorously to deliver quality drinking water above and beyond EPA standards.

Mark Gore
Mark Gore

Asahi/America introduces new business development manager
Asahi/America has promoted Mark Gore to industrial business development manager for the eastern and central regions. He will lead Asahi/America’s sales efforts of industrial and environmental single wall and double wall piping systems. Gore has been with Asahi/America for 15 years as a district sales manager in Alabama, Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and the Florida panhandle.

The Reservoir Center for Water Solutions created
Water sector leaders, including academia, technology providers, trade associations and non-governmental organizations, are partnering in a new consortium to accelerate solutions to the world’s critical water and sustainability challenges. The Reservoir Center for Water Solutions, located in Washington, D.C., will serve as a global collaboration hub to advance breakthrough water solutions and innovations. The Center’s thirty-three partners, including the U.S. Water Alliance, the International Water Association, EarthEcho International, the Aspen Institute, and Reservoir sponsor and global water technology company, Xylem, will bring together their resources, knowledge and partnerships to drive progress.

Kevin Morris
Kevin Morris

PPG adds Kevin Morris as infrastructure segment director
PPG appointed Kevin Morris as infrastructure segment director of its protective and marine coatings business in the United States and Canada. In this role, Morris will be responsible for the growth and profitability of the infrastructure segment, which focuses on water/wastewater, bridge restoration and other applications for PPG’s polyurea and epoxy coatings.

Aries Industries expands in multiple states with new dealers
Aries Industries has added to its U.S. market reach with the addition of dealers in Ohio and Virginia. C&S Solutions, based in Harrison, Ohio, and MT Electronics, headquartered in Boones Mill, Virginia, are well-established dealerships offering sales, service and training to broad customer bases. The additions further the rapid growth of the Aries Industries dealer network, which has added seven U.S. dealers coast to coast, and three in Canada, in less than three years.


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