COLOGNE, Germany—Bulk handling equipment and systems supplier Flexicon (Europe) Ltd., a fully owned subsidiary of Flexicon Corp., has opened an office in Cologne to provide factory-direct engineering services and technical sales support to German customers.
In addition, the company named Peter Kalinovski a regional sales manager of the new office. He brings five years of experience in packaging industry.
"Peter's background, skills and knowledge of our product line will help us better serve the German market," Greg Slack, Flexicon Corp.'s vice president of global sales said in a statement.
Kalinovski will be responsible for building relationships with plant engineers, managers and other equipment specifiers in facilities that handle bulk solid materials across the food, pharmaceutical, mineral, plastics and general chemical industries. He will have full access to Flexicon's engineering resources, including details on more than 22,000 installations of Flexicon bulk handling equipment and engineered systems.
Flexicon manufactures bulk handling equipment and its offerings include flexible screw conveyors, tubular cable conveyors and pneumatic conveying systems.
Bethlehem, Pa.-based Flexicon Corp. owns and operates manufacturing facilities in Brisbane, Australia, and Port Elizabeth, South Africa. It has factory-direct sales offices in Dijon, France, and Barcelona, Spain, as well as Singapore, Indonesia and Chile.