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Eriez® Promotes Skias to Product Engineering Manager

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Eriez® Promotes Skias to Product Engineering Manager

Press release date: August 30, 2012

Erie, PA - Eriez® announces the promotion of Nicole Skias to Product Engineering Manager for the Eriez Hydroflow® line. In this new role, the mechanical engineers and designers within the Hydroflow product line will report to Skias. Skias joined Eriez in 2006 as a Mechanical Engineer in the vibratory design group. Most recently, she served as Product Engineer for the Eriez Hydroflow line. Skias' duties include new product development as well as updating and redesigning existing product lines to incorporate efficient manufacturing methods. As Product Engineering Manager, Skias will be responsible for all mechanical engineering functions pertaining to the Hydroflow line, as well as oversight of production control and purchasing activities associated with the product line. "The combination of Nicole's engineering experience and her proven leadership skills make her the ideal candidate for this challenging position," says Gregory Nowak, Technical Director. Skias earned a Bachelor of Science degree from West Virginia Wesleyan College. Prior to joining Eriez, she was employed as a Mechanical Engineer at the Institute for Scientific Research Inc., a NASA subcontractor in West Virginia, for five years. Eriez is recognized as world authority in advanced technology for magnetic, vibratory, inspection and flotation applications. The company's magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, x-ray, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. For more information, call toll-free (888) 300-ERIEZ (3743) within the U.S. and Canada. For online users, visit or send email to Eriez World Headquarters is located at 2200 Asbury Road, Erie, PA 16506. Ed Stevens, Stevens Strategic Communications, Keith Jones, Eriez


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