Glenn Kiernan joins Eriez Europe with extensive design, R&D and manufacturing experience, gained in the mining, plastic and engineering industries. In past roles, he has been involved in many aspects of business from designing and machining, research and procurement, to project management and operations, providing the solid, well-rounded skills required for the Engineering Manager role.

In his new position, Kiernan will be utilizing his unique depth of experience and knowledge to lead and strengthen the existing skills of the engineering team at Eriez Europe as the company continues to develop and create first-class solutions in separation equipment.

Kiernan is no stranger to Eriez having been introduced to the company in 2008 when he joined the Australian affiliate office as a design engineer and later relocating to Eriez China where he was appointed Deputy General Manager, residing there before taking on his new role.

On his appointment, John Curwen, Managing Director at Eriez says: “We are delighted to welcome Glenn to Eriez Europe. His experience and knowledge adds to the wealth of skills we have in our Engineering Department and will move the company forwards in not only developing and improving our existing products, but also creating new, innovative solutions. With changing market conditions, we recognize the importance in continually developing our products to meet the needs of the many industries we serve and we look forward to Glenn leading our team to do this.”

Eriez Magnetics is recognized as world authority in separation technologies.The company’s magnetic lift and separation, metal detection, materials feeding, screening, conveying and controlling equipment have application in the process, metalworking, packaging, plastics, rubber, recycling, mining, aggregate and textile industries. Eriez manufactures and markets these products through 12 international facilities located on six continents. Eriez Europe Ltd. has its head office in Caerphilly, South Wales, UK.