UCC Announces Reorganization to Promote Long-Term Strategic Growth

January 23, 2014 / Waukegan, IL




United Conveyor Corporation Announces  

Reorganization to Promote Long-Term Strategic Growth  



Waukegan, IL,  January 23, 2014 – United Conveyor Corporation (UCC), a global leader in ash handling and dry sorbent injection technology, today announced the appointments of Daniel E. Charhut to Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Kevin L. McDonough to Vice President, Sales & Marketing and Mark A. Burns to Vice President, Business Development.  The reorganization of these senior executives will position the company for continued growth through portfolio expansion and acquisition.


Dan Charhut will have oversight of technology advancements and profitability through New Product Development and Product Management.  “I am delighted that we have someone with Dan’s talents, background and expertise to take on this important new role,” states Andrew Warrington, President and Chief Operating Officer of United Conveyor Corporation. “He will play a critical role in not only the development of new technology and products, but in the people and processes of our business.”


Kevin McDonough has been promoted to Vice President of Sales and Marketing.  “Kevin’s experience in building strategic customer relationships and managing sales teams is needed to drive our sales growth strategy,” said Warrington.  “We are thrilled to have him in a position where he will continue to promote an enriched customer experience worldwide.”


Mark Burns has been appointed to the newly created position of Vice President, Business Development where he will focus on the strategic direction and expansion of UCC through the acquisition of new businesses, products and services.  “Mark will identify new opportunities for growth to favorably position United Conveyor Corporation within the power generation industry,” said Warrington.  “He will also explore new markets that leverage UCC capabilities to promote progressive growth.”


About United Conveyor Corporation  

United Conveyor Corporation (UCC) is a global leader in ash handling and dry sorbent injection solutions for the power generation industry.  Since 1920, UCC has been committed to the design, supply, construction, and maintenance of world class conveyor systems precisely engineered to better serve utility providers.  UCC owns and operates a steel fabrication facility to maintain direct control over quality and timely delivery of manufactured components and replacement parts guaranteed to meet or exceed stringent customer performance requirements. The company offers a global network of sales and service representatives serving customers and installations spanning six continents. For more information on United Conveyor Corporation or the UCC In-Line Splitter, please contact UCC at847-473-5900. 

Website:  www.unitedconveyor.com 



Media Contact:  

Dawn Williams

United Conveyor Corporation

847-473-5900, ext. 354


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