PITTSBURGH, PA, USA 11 Apr 2007 Industrial Scientific Corporation is pleased to announce the following organizational change to support the growing organization.
Colin Arlott has been appointed General Manager, Industrial Scientific Europe. In this position Colin will be responsible for all manufacturing operations, sensor production and fulfillment services surrounding Industrial Scientifics iNet program. This position reports directly to the President of Industrial Scientific Europe.
With an extensive background in modern manufacturing, Colin specializes in the implementation of cellular and lean manufacturing methods. His manufacturing experience includes instrumentation used in a diverse range of industries such as oil and gas, aerospace, and automotive. I look forward to supporting Industrial Scientifics growth in Europe, Africa and the Middle East, Arlott said. And, Im excited about the prospect of contributing to the success story of Industrial Scientific.
Mr. Arlott has the mix of experience to effectively fulfill that mission, stated Jean-Marc Santraine, President of Industrial Scientific Europe. He also shares the values, work ethic and high standards that characterize our unique corporate culture.
Colin previously held the position of Director and General Manager of City Technology Ltd. based in Portsmouth, UK. Previous responsibilities include Engineering Manager for ITW Inc., Operations Manager for ITW Inc., Site General Manager for ABB Instrumentation at Stonehouse and General Manager for the UK division of Elsag Bailey Instrumentation, now also part of ABB. He is a Chartered Engineer with a BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bristol and a Master of Business Administration degree from Kingston Business School.
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About Industrial Scientific Corporation
Industrial Scientific Corporation is a global leader in designing, manufacturing, selling and servicing gas monitoring instruments, systems and related products. With continuous improvements in engineering and R&D, lean manufacturing operations and expanded service capabilities, Industrial Scientific is widely known for providing rugged, dependable products that excel in monitoring hazardous gases in the most demanding work environments in the world. Employing over 800 people, Industrial Scientific has manufacturing operations based in Pittsburgh (USA), Arras (France), Dortmund (Germany) and Shanghai (China), provides technical services to customers from local service centers around the world, and has additional subsidiaries in Australia, Canada, Czech Republic, Dubai, Germany, Italy, The Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland and the United Kingdom. For more information about Industrial Scientific, please go to www.indsci.com.