Beckwood Press hires two structural engineers

Beckwood Press Co., St. Louis, hired Adam Strein and Dan Stortz as structural engineers. >

Trumpf appoints two managers

Trumpf Inc., Farmington, Conn., appointed Shane Simpson to regional manager of machine tool sales for the U.S. Mid-Atlantic region and Tom Bailey as product manager of the TruBend Product Group in North America. >

Port of Longview names CEO

Port of Longview, Longview, Wash., announced Geir-Eilif Kalhagen as CEO. >

U.S. Steel makes four appointments

The board of directors at U.S. Steel, Pittsburgh, elected Mario Longhi as executive vice president and COO. >

Techni Waterjet promotes regional sales manager

Techni Waterjet, Lenexa, Kan., promoted Jason Lumetta to regional sales manager.>

ThyssenKrupp Stainless USA names sales director of NAFTA commercial team

ThyssenKrupp Stainless USA named Stephen Davidson as an additional sales director on its NAFTA commercial team.>

Techni Waterjet names GM of USA operations

Techni Waterjet named Dennis Schmidt the general manager of USA operations.>

Accurate Perforating names marketing manager

Accurate Perforating named Gary Huppert marketing manager.>

ArcelorMittal names president and GM, government relations

ArcelorMittal named Marcia Miller vice president and general manager, government relations for the company’s Flat Carbon Americas region.>

TMK IPSCO appoints senior vice president and COO

TMK IPSCO appointed Dave Mitch to senior vice president and COO.>

Dawson Metal appoints senior VP of sales and marketing

Dawson Metal Co. Inc., Jamestown, N.Y., appointed Alex Moore to senior vice president of sales and marketing.>

American Piping Products adds to sales team

St. Louis-based American Piping Products Inc. added Jason Bernsen to its St. Louis sales team.>

Chicago Tube & Iron hires sales manager for Quad Cities Division

Chicago Tube & Iron Co., Romeoville, Ill., hired Dan Hayes as its sales manager for the company’s Quad Cities Division.>

U.S. Steel promotes one to GM of tubular operations

U.S. Steel, Pittsburgh, promoted Kurt A. Barshick to general manager of tubular operations.>

Omax hires VP of product engineering

Omax Corp., Kent, Wash., hired Doug Kelley as its vice president of product engineering.>

Comeq promotes one to VP of sales

Comeq Inc., White Marsh, Md., promoted Eric Lenhart to vice president of sales. >

International Aluminum Institute names chairman

International Aluminum Institute, named John Bevan, CEO of Alumina Ltd., Melbourne, Australia, as chairman.>

Centria Coating Services hires technical leader

Centria Coating Services, Moon Township, Pa., hired Dennis Gardner as technical leader. >

MetPlas Inc. appoints senior VP and GM

MetPlas Inc., Natrona Heights, Pa., appointed Russ Garrett senior vice president and general manager. >

Daifuku America Corp. names systems sales engineer

Daifuku America Corp., Salt Lake City, a subsidiary of Daifuku Webb Holding Co., named Ken Soper a systems sales engineer. >

Severstal North America appoints senior marketing analyst

Severstal North America appointed Joshua A. Spoores senior marketing analyst. >

Double Eagle Steel Coating Co. hires three

Double Eagle Steel Coating Co., Dearborn, Mich., a joint venture between Severstal North America, Dearborn, Mich., and U.S. Steel, Pittsburgh, made three personnel appointments. >

United Performance Metals recognizes employee milestones

United Performance Metals, Hamilton, Ohio, recognized three employee milestones. >

Arku appoints president to North American division

Arku Coil Systems Inc., Cincinnati, appointed Jurgen Jost president of its North America division. >

O'Neal promotes VP to president

O’Neal Industries, Birmingham, Ala., promoted Steve McCracken from executive vice president to president of O’Neal Manufacturing Services>

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