Modumetal Names Michael Henderson Vice President of Operations and Engineering
Appointment Brings Deep Experience in High-throughput and Large-scale Manufacturing
Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 29, 2013
Modumetal (http://www.modumetal.com) the world’s leading innovator and manufacturer of nanolaminated metal alloys has announced the appointment of Michael Henderson to the position of Vice President of Operations and Engineering.
In this new role, Henderson will lead the scale up of Modumetal’s breakthrough alloys for application in the construction, transportation and oil and gas industries. Henderson, together with the Modumetal team, is focused on the manufacture of Modumetal’s corrosion-resistant nanolaminated alloys, which are possessed of unprecedented hardness, wear, stiffness and yield strength characteristics.
“Modumetal has successfully demonstrated the innovation and performance capability of our unique class of nano-layered metal alloys,” said Christina Lomasney, president and CEO. “Mike’s proven leadership in electrochemistry and large-scale, high-throughput manufacturing will be instrumental in bringing the Modumetal products to large scale industrial markets.”
Henderson joins Modumetal after serving as Vice President of Operations and Engineering for Seagate Corporation, where he was responsible for all manufacturing and large scale electrochemical processing in the U.S. and Asia. Henderson most recently served as Vice President of Operations of Avaya Corporation.
“Modumetal’s combination of demonstrated performance capabilities and cost competitiveness makes the Company uniquely positioned to enable an entirely new wave of innovation in the metals industry,” Henderson said. “With Modumetal’s strong technology base, we have the opportunity to really turn industrial manufacturing on its head, and we will.”
Modumetal, Inc. of Seattle, WA, is leading the commercialization of a unique, patented class of nanolaminated materials. These pioneering materials exemplify unprecedented performance for structural, corrosion, and high wear applications. Modumetal is made by a sustainable electrochemical manufacturing approach, which reduces the cost and raw material consumption of conventional metals manufacturing at the same time that it revolutionizes materials performance. (http://www.modumetal.com).
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