Thordon Bearings appoints new technical director

Thordon Bearings has hired Anthony Hamilton as its new technical director.
Reporting on to CEO Anna Galon, Hamilton will lead Thordon’s engineering, CAD and new product development teams.
“We are delighted to welcome Tony to the Thordon family as we look to strengthen the company’s product portfolio in present and new markets,” stated Galoni. “Tony is a seasoned solutions-based leader having held senior technical positions in the marine, energy, nuclear and manufacturing industries over the past 30 years.”
Hamilton graduated from Ireland’s Munster Technological University in 1985 with a level in marine engineering. After shifting to Canada and completing a Masters in Design and Manufacturing Engineering at McMaster University, he spent 10 years at Siemens AG in Hamilton, Ontario, then worked in the nuclear industry with Atomic Energy of Canada and Kinectrics Inc. He went on to determine the engineering consultancy Sthenos Consulting.
Running out is part of a company-wide restructure at Thordon Bearings that additionally sees Michael Skrzypczak named global service & assist (GSS) manager.
“For more than 20 years Skrzypczak has been visiting Thordon Bearings as Lloyd’s Register’s Senior Surveyor in the Ontario area so he is very acquainted with our manufacturing, designs and quality management processes,” stated Galoni.
“Michael’s understanding and expertise with marine techniques and shaft bearings might be an invaluable asset to the Thordon GSS community, which has expanded in latest years to cowl greater than 100 key ports, and shipbuilding and repair hubs around the world.”
The restructure additionally contains promotions for Jeffrey Butt to enterprise growth supervisor – Navy and Coast Guard; Jason Perry to regional manager – North America; and Yves Silva to regional manager – LATAM. In addition, Danny Caffa has been appointed enterprise improvement supervisor – Marine (EMEA); and Heiko Pohland enterprise growth supervisor – Marine (Asia/Pacific).
“I have been working very intently with my senior administration group to develop and implement Thordon’s strategic objectives constructed around our core strengths and environmental goals,” stated Galoni. “We have made, and can continue to make, considerable investments in folks and capital equipment to develop our business.”
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