Emco Wheaton Houston is pleased to announce the recent promotion of Hector Ornelas to Engineering Supervisor, signalling the company’s ongoing plans to expand its brand presence, product portfolio and service offering worldwide.

Having joined Emco Wheaton in January 2015 as a Project Specialist, Hector Ornelas will assume the responsibilities of Engineering Supervisor for the Houston plant in addition to his current role in Project Management.

A Bachelor of Science graduate from the University of Texas and holding an MBA from Sam Houston University, Hector’s main focus will be on improving engineering processes to eliminate waste, reduce cycle time and improve the overall efficiency of the company’s engineering resources to support growth initiatives.

“Hector is a highly experienced engineer with a wealth of experience. His knowledge of operations and production within a manufacturing environment will further strengthen the engineering processes of Emco Wheaton’s production facility as well as growing the company’s capabilities,” said Gary Dumas, Plant Manager at Emco Wheaton.