where expertise comes together - since 1996 -

The Largest Open Access Portal of Nondestructive Testing (NDT)

Conference Proceedings, Articles, News, Exhibition, Forum, Network and more

where expertise comes together
- since 1996 -

NDT.net Issue - 2011-01 - NEWS

Phoenix appoints new head of probe assembly

Phoenix Inspection Systems Ltd67, Warrington, United Kingdom
NDT.net Journal
Issue: 2011-01
Phoenix Inspection Systems has appointed John Boughey as the new manager of its probe assembly department.

John, who has extensive manufacturing experience, is moving into the world of NDT after 30 years in the promotional goods industry. He started his career as a print worker before moving over to the manufacturing side. His most recent role was with SPS, a Blackpool-based trade supplier, as production manager in charge of injection moulding.

John will replace Ray Almgren, who is retiring after a 50-year career in the electronics industry during which time he worked for companies including Manweb, Daresbury Laboratory and electronics manufacturer Racal. He joined Phoenix in 1996 and has been in charge of probe manufacturing for the past 12 years.

Chris Gregory, who is head of the probe department at Phoenix, said: We d like to thank Ray for all his hard work. Transducers have become one of the fastest growing areas of Phoenix s business with sales of standard probes having increased by 50 per cent over the past five years.

John will build on Ray s achievements and his experience in other areas of manufacturing will no doubt be very valuable as we continue to pursue improved efficiency and growth. Under his guidance, we will also continue with the introduction of initiatives such as lean manufacturing, continuous improvement and, of course 5S s.

Phoenix Inspection Systems Ltd

More of Phoenix Inspection Systems Ltd published in NDT.net
2019-04-01: M-Skip probe and wedge solution reduces inspection time and costs
2018-09-01: Phoenix extends its transducer range to include Linear Phased Array Probes
2018-03-01: Phoenix expands distribution network in Europe
2018-03-01: Phoenix achieves ISO 9001:2015 QMS Standard Registration
2017-10-01: New solution for the inspection of welds on large diameter aluminium cylinders
2017-05-01: Phoenix launch 1-4 Axis Motor Controller
2017-03-01: Phoenix ISL appoints Business Development Manager
2017-02-01: Robust TOFD scanner makes setup simple
2016-08-01: Phoenix officially partners with four new global distributors
2016-07-01: Phoenix launch versatile solution for nozzle weld inspection
All 67 Articles & News of Phoenix Inspection Systems Ltd in NDT.net

We use technical and analytics cookies to ensure that we will give you the best experience of our website - More Info
this is debug window