New Technical Director at Westwind
Aug 18, 2005
Westwind Air Bearings has announced the appointment of Tony Bannan, new Technical Director for Westwind Air Bearings.
Based at Westwind's headquarters in Poole, UK, Tony will be leading Westwind through various challenges in new product development, working with Westwind's parent company GSI Group and external agencies, to develop new applications, technologies and systems.
Tony joins Westwind Air Bearings with a vast experience of working in special purpose, high precision manufacturing industries and has worked abroad extensively, mostly in Asia and USA.
Tony, who has a BSc in Mechanical Engineering, an MSc in Project Management, a PhD in Materials Engineering & Fluid Mechanics, and is a Fellow of the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, brings to the role the benefit of many years' experience in senior technical positions, latterly as Director of Engineering and Quality for Renold Precision Technologies - the machine tools' technology, precision engineering and electronics group of Renold plc.
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