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Paulo adds an experienced Continuous Improvement Project Engineer

Paulo welcomes Chris Benash to our Corporate Engineering team. Chris will be instrumental in working closely with the plants leading continuous improvement projects and sharing of best practices. With a company-wide focus on continuous improvement Paulo is committed to meeting the most stringent customer service expectations, quality requirements, and turnaround expectations.

Chris Benash

Chris has over a decade of experience in the commercial heat treating industry. He has maintained and programmed a wide variety of heat treating equipment, implemented lean methods, and enhanced preventative & predictive maintenance programs. Chris’ experience allows him to contribute immediately towards our strategic goals and the creation of our future picture. Chris will report to Project Engineering Manager, Scott Herzing.

Scott commented, “I’m excited to have Chris on the team, his experience with equipment, lean implementation, preventive/predictive maintenance, and continuous improvement activities will be a great addition to our team. I look forward to Chris’ leadership of our continuous improvement program.”

Founded in 1943, Paulo is one of the largest providers of heat treating, brazing, and metal finishing solutions in North America. Headquartered in St. Louis, Paulo operates five divisions servicing the mid-west, great lakes, and southeast regions of the United States. Paulo’s customers include leaders in a variety of industries.