New production manager for Emco Wheaton

Lee Webb has been appointed as production manager at Emco Wheaton’s Margate plant in Kent.

“Lee is a highly experienced engineer with a wealth of experience,” said general manager Andrew Dawson-Goodey.

“His knowledge of operations and production within a manufacturing environment will further strengthen Emco Wheaton’s production facility as well as growing the company’s capabilities as customers’ requirements develop.

A graduate of the University of Warwick with an MSc in engineering business management and a post graduate award in manufacturing engineering systems, Lee joins Emco Wheaton from Cummins Power Generation, where his roles included, value stream transformation manager, senior manufacturing engineer/certified 6S green belt and operations manufacturing engineer.

“We’re delighted to welcome a production manager of Lee’s calibre to Emco Wheaton,” added Andrew.

Lee will be focusing on driving continuous improvement throughout the factory, to be able to deliver shorter cycle times and improve on time delivery.