KWS Manufacturing

Jim Johnson – New Quality and EHS Manager


Burleson, TX – March 28, 2014

KWS, the leading manufacturer of screw conveyors in the U.S., has recently hired Jim Johnson as Quality and EHS Manager. Jim’s extensive experience includes over 18 years at Siemens in the role of Quality Assurance Manager. Jim’s qualifications include ASQ Certified Six Sigma Black Belt, ASQ Certified Manager of Quality and ASQ Certified Quality Auditor. Jim provided leadership on many large construction projects for Siemens in the areas of quality and safety.

Bill Mecke, P.E., President of KWS, states, "We are very fortunate and pleased to add Jim Johnson to our management team. Jim Johnson is a super star in the areas of quality and safety. The combination of Jim’s experience and qualifications will elevate KWS to new heights in product quality and Customer service.

"Complete Customer satisfaction is our goal at KWS. We want to exceed our Customer’s expectations in every phase of the process, from sales and engineering all the way through manufacturing, delivery and equipment start up. KWS will continue to provide the Knowledge, Workmanship and Solutions that our Customers have come to expect."

KWS is also certified to design and manufacture process equipment in accordance with the ASME Boiler and Pressure Code as well as repair pressure vessels and process equipment in accordance with the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectors (NBIC). KWS is the only conveyor manufacturer in the world with ISO, ASME and NBIC certifications.

About KWS: KWS has experienced greater than 500-percent growth in revenue over the last ten years and has become one of the largest conveyor manufacturers in North America. KWS also provides process equipment, such as thermal processors, continuous and batch mixers and classifiers. Many projects include complete system design with hoppers, structural supports and controls as part of an engineered solution.

For more information, please call KWS at 800-543-6558.
Contact: Bill Mecke (817)-295-2247

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