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Meet the Team! Emily Francis - Sales and Marketing Executive

Meet the Team! Emily Francis - Sales and Marketing Executive
Meet the team! We are putting 10 quickfire questions – based around role, personality & the fascinating world of Rotary Valves – To our Staff & Agents. This month we are talking with Emily Francis – Sales and Marketing ExecutiveWhat do you specialise in?Marketing, content creating, customer contactWhat should our…

Meet the Team! Stuart Cheeseman - Operations Manager

Meet the Team! Stuart Cheeseman - Operations Manager
This month we are putting 10 quickfire questions – based around role, personality & the fascinating world of Rotary Valves – To our Staff & Agents. This month we are talking with Stuart Cheeseman – our Operations ManagerWhat do you specialise in?Quality and process improvementWhat should our customers contact you…

Meet the Agent! - Finbar Smith - PowCon Ltd.

Meet the Agent! - Finbar Smith - PowCon Ltd.
This month, we are putting 10 quickfire questions – based around role, personality & the fascinating world of Rotary Valves – to our Staff & Agents. This month we are talking with one of our longstanding agents Finbar Smith of PowCon Ltd in Ireland.1. What does PowCon Ltd Specialise in?  Powder…

Meet the Team! Louise Jones, Sales Office Executive

Meet the Team! Louise Jones, Sales Office Executive
In our newest blog, we are putting 10 quickfire questions – based around role, personality & the fascinating world of Rotary Valves – to our Staff & Agents. This month we are talking with Louise Jones – our Sales Office ExecutiveWhat do you specialise in?Rotary Valve spares and refurbishments!What should…

RotaVal team up with PPS!

RotaVal team up with PPS!
RotaVal are extremely pleased to announce a strategic partnership with Powder Process-Solutions (PPS) in the Canadian, Mexican & North American markets for our industry leading range of sanitary easy-clean rotary valves which comply with stringent EHEDG and USDA dairy standards.PPS is a leading provider of dry powder processing solutions, products…

Meet the Agent! - Pedro Ribeiro - Tek4Process

Meet the Agent! - Pedro Ribeiro - Tek4Process
In our newest blog, we are putting 10 quickfire questions – based around role, personality & the fascinating world of Rotary Valves – to our Staff & Agents. This month we are talking with our newest agent Pedro Ribeiro of Tek4Process in Portugal.What does Tek4Process Specialise in?Tek4Process is specialised in…

Introducing Rob Leighton - Gericke RotaVal's new Sales and Marketing Manager

We would like to wish a warm welcome to our new Sales and Marketing Manager, Rob Leighton. Rob has worked in sales roles for the bulk materials handling industry for nearly 20 years in a variety of markets including Biomass, waste to energy, food & dairy & cement, he has worked…

Welcome to RotaVal's new General Manager!

Welcome to RotaVal's new General Manager!
Adrian is a senior management Operations, Engineering and Quality professional who has a history of enabling business change in challenging environments. Adrian has an extensive and varied experience gained in a variety of different markets within the aerospace, scientific research and pharmaceutical industries. In his spare time, Adrian is a husband,…

Congratulations Ben!

Congratulations Ben!
We are absolutely ecstatic to announce that one of our machinists, Ben Sutton, has been shortlisted for the SHAPA Newcomer Of The Year Award 2019! Last year saw the completion of Ben's apprenticeship and is now taking charge of an entire section of our workshop. All of us here at RotaVal would…

Gericke's 125th Anniversary!

Gericke's 125th Anniversary!
Starting in Zurich in 1894, Walter H Gericke founded his machines and mill building factory. Over the past 125 years, the company has grown from strength to strength and is now in the 4th generation of the Gericke family.  The machinery that Gericke manufacture is known worldwide for its reliability, durability…

2019 Charity of the year - Dorothy House

Gericke RotaVal are pleased to announce that the 2019 chosen charity is Dorothy House! "We provide compassionate care and support for people in our community with a life-limiting illness. Dorothy House focuses on quality of life, so patients can live well and die well.We give care and support to patients and…

UTC Project Update

UTC Project Update
Last week Beverley and Paul went to see the students at UTC Swindon to get an update on how they're progressing with the design for the new exhibition valve. The work that was shown was amazing, and all are very impressed with the students work so far!The students discuss their initial…