Rodolfo Garcia, General Director, of ThermovalIndustria de Valvulas Ltda, just announced plans for an expansion of their headquarters and manufacturing plant in Cravinhos, SP, Brazil.
With an investment of $1.2 million dollars, Thermoval is setting up a vertical storage system that allows immediate shipment of their strategic inventory of 39,000 items. Included in that investment, they are also building 14 new test stations to ensure the quality of the valves shipped from their manufacturing facilities. This is one more step towards the company’s efforts in implementing Industry 4.0 technologies.
Rodolfo Garcia also announced the appointment of Gustavo Trombini as Business Development Manager for North America. He will be operating out of the facilities of Thermoval Solenoid Valves USA, Inc., located in Davie, Florida. Gustavo comes to Thermoval after having worked in various marketing, sales and business development positions in several leading companies, including Whirlpool Corp and Shell.
ThermovalIndustria de Valvulas, Ltda. is a Brazil based company established in 1987, dedicated to providing flow solutions to a wide array of industry segments, including automotive, oil and gas, beverage and food processing, industrial automation, medical, and many others.
ThermovalSolenoid Valves USA, Inc, is a subsidiary of Thermoval Brazil, established in 2016, in Davie, Florida, to manufacture and supply solenoid valves to the North American market. The facilities are equipped with advanced manufacturing equipment following the same guidelines of excellence set for their headquarters.