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Key Appointments at Superior Tube to Further Strengthen Its Operational Excellence

Collegeville, PA, US - Superior Tube, part of AMETEK Specialty Metal Products and leading manufacturer of small diameter tubing is delighted to announce several key appointments. 

Superior Tube is committed to the recruitment and development of people who share its passion for industry-leading operational excellence and customer service. Renowned for its high-quality tubing in a wide range of stainless steel, nickel, titanium and zirconium alloys, Superior Tube supplies tubing for the most critical applications in the aerospace, energy, medical and offshore industry.

William (Bill) Scilingo, Plant Manager, based at Superior Tube’s facility in Collegeville, Pennsylvania is responsible for all aspects of the plant’s day-to-day management. Bill will also be playing a key role as part of the AMETEK Specialty Metal Products’ leadership team. He is a dedicated operations professional with over 25 years of experience in the metals industry as well as over 20 years of experience in leadership and management roles in the medical, industrial, and automotive markets. Passionate about employee safety and staff development, Bill has a proven history of leading improved business performance and operational efficiency by bringing teams together through a common vision.

Eric Lentz, Operations Manager, has the overall responsibility for the operations function at Superior Tube in Collegeville. He joins Superior Tube coming from a global leader in sustainable technologies. With over 15 years of experience as operations manager and site leader roles in the metals industry he has demonstrated a commitment to staff development and employee safety by focusing on building a behavioral-based safety culture. He also has a proven history of executing continuous improvement and lean initiatives in a manufacturing environment.

Mark Heuberger, Manufacturing Engineering Manager, has returned to Superior Tube in the newly created role of Manufacturing Engineering Manager. He is a materials science and engineering professional with over 10 years of experience in metallurgy and has a key role in further enhancing product quality to better serve existing customers and increase market share.

Scott Bussinger, Quality Manager, has the responsibility for all aspects of quality management at Superior Tube. With over 30 years of experience in quality management, including leadership and management role. He has a proven record of developing Quality programs with a focus on customer satisfaction, supplier development and qualification as well as the continuous improvement of processes, practices and products.

Hassan Raid, EH&S Manager. As Superior Tube’s Environmental Health & Safety Manager, Hassan’s focus is on the development of a behavioral-based safety culture. He joins the company from a global device manufacturer bringing more than 20 years of successful experience building safety and environmental programs in manufacturing environments to the table.

Tamer Elbably, Planning Supervisor, is working to further increase Superior Tube’s customer satisfaction by focusing on the efficiencies of production planning and routing. Joining Superior Tube from an instrumentation and automation multi-national, Tamer is a certified supply chain professional with 13 years of experience in S&OP planning, material planning, inventory management and cost reduction across the supply chain. He has a proven record of increasing customer service levels and utilizing lean / adaptive supply chain processes.

Brian Gorney, Process Engineer and Metallurgist at Superior Tube. Brian holds a Bachelor of Science in Materials Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan. He joins with several years of experience as a Metallurgist in quality assurance at various companies. 

To further strengthen the quality of its customer engagement and customer service, Superior Tube has also appointed three additional account representatives, Avery Coleman, Lauren Brunner, Avery Coleman and Tyriq Kershaw.

Debbie Melnyk, HR Director AMETEK SMP US commented: “All of these appointments and promotions reflect the importance we attach to operational excellence and our commitment to delivering the highest standards of customer service by having the very best people in key roles across at Superior Tube. We offer all of them our best wishes in their new positions.”

AMETEK Specialty Metal Products is a division of AMETEK Inc., an American global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with headquarters in the United States. AMETEK Inc. has a turnover of $4.3 billion dollars with over 220 manufacturing sites worldwide and was founded in 1930.

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