San Francisco, CA, January 27, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- ROPV is the biggest pressure vessel manufacturer in the Asia Pacific region, with an engineering group composed of members of China’s esteemed Harbin FRP Design Institute. It continues to make great strides with its commitment to its global customers.
In 2010 ROPV named Hattie Wang, former Vice President of Sales for ERI, as Vice President of its Global Market division.
“Over the years, Hattie has developed a solid reputation in the water industry forming close relationships with companies all over the world. Capitalizing on her success, Hattie is slowly building a strong international distributor network for ROPV. With this move we aim to extend our commitment to offer our customers the highest quality products and services,” says Youqing Li, CEO of ROPV.
“As the global demand for more cost-effective, high quality product continues, ROPV is continually evaluating market needs to better serve our customers,” says Hattie Wang, who recently added three key positions to the ROPV team.
As part of ROPV’s expansion, it has added the following key personnel to support and meet international customer needs:
Raul Ramos, formerly from ERI has been named Director of Marketing. He has over 15 years of experience, in various marketing and consultancy capacity, working with Siemens, Toshiba, Chrysler and GM to name a few. Raul will be responsible for all areas of global brand strategy and channel marketing.
Rick Torres has been named Director, Technical Service & Support. Formerly with Bekaert Progressive Composites, with over 20 years of experience in filament winding, product and technology implementation and R&D Testing. Rick started with Advanced Structures, creators of Codeline and later on became part of the co-founding team of Progressive Composites – PROTEC brand.
Chris Gargiulo has been named Director of Manufacturing Engineering. Chris has over 15 years experience in filament wound pressure vessels. He was formerly Manufacturing Engineer at Bekaert Progressive Composites and was instrumental in establishing the Vista, California plant. He joined Bekaert in 2002 as Manufacturing Engineer and technical service support. Chris started his career with Advance Structures in 1995 that later became Pentair Water, manufacturers of Codeline pressure vessels.
ROPV manufactures value and performance engineered pressure vessels in a wide range of sizes for all major industry systems and application requirements, multiple side port configurations up to 4” and maximum operating pressure up to 1200 PSI.
ROPV has an installed base in excess of 150,000 units used in award winning plants worldwide. The company’s commitment to quality and innovation has led to successful development of original equipment configurations with various industry partners for UF, EDI, large diameter membranes, and emerging water treatment technologies. Located in Dezhou, Shandong Province our plant has the manufacturing capacity to meet today’s global demands. The company has headquarters in Harbin, China, and global sales office in San Francisco, California, USA. For more information about ROPV, please visit ropv.com.cn.