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  • Captain James Lovell, Commander of Apollo 13, Joins Robroy Conduit Division Sales Reps For Dinner Robroy Industries Conduit Division — manufacturer of Plasti-Bond, Perma-Cote and KorKap (ETL-Verified PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit) — hosted a special dinner for valued sales reps featuring famed NASA astronaut James Lovell, Jr. and his wife Marilyn.
    Captain Lovell was the commander of Apollo 13 and made the memorable statement: “Houston, we have a problem.” The voyage of Apollo 13 and its remarkable return to earth after a near-catastrophic explosion, have been the subject of numerous books, … Read more…
  • Robroy Industries Names Steve Voelzke as President, Conduit Division  
    Robroy Industries announces that effective immediately Steve Voelzke has been promoted to president of the Robroy Conduit Division, an organization for which he had previously served as general manager. Mr. Voelzke will report directly to David A. Marshall, President and COO of Robroy Industries.
    Mr. Marshall states: “Steve had been a business partner of the Robroy Conduit Division for more than 17 years prior to joining our organization in 2012. In his former position as Senior … Read more…
  • Hodges SW to Represent Plasti-Bond in TX and OK David A. Marshall, president of Plasti-Bond states: “Plasti-Bond is committed to creating greater marketplace opportunities for our channel partners including distributors and contractors. We will achieve this through an intensified focus on specifications and penetration of end-users. Hodges Southwest is the ideal business partner to help us accomplish those goals.”
    Tom Hodges, founder of Hodges Southwest in 1985 and current president, adds: “For more than 15 years we have provided PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit within the … Read more…
  • Robroy Industries Presents $2,500 to The American Widow Project During 2012 NAED Dessert Reception As part of its 2012 NAED Dessert Reception, held in Washington, DC on April 26, Robroy Industries presented a contribution of $2,500 to Taryn Davis, founder of The American Widow Project.
    Ms. Davis is a 2011 CNN “Top Ten” whose husband Michael, an Army corporal, was killed in combat in Iraq when she was only 21. Through strength of will and spirit, Taryn turned a tragedy into a triumph of human resiliency. The American Widow Project … Read more…
  • Special Guests Continue to Inspire Attendees at Robroy Industries’ 2012 Annual NAED Dessert Reception  
    Once again the Robroy Industries’ annual NAED dessert reception special guests inspired a record number of attendees.
    Robroy Industries’ special guests for this year’s event included Jim Smith, Ryan Zinke and Coleman Ruiz. All served with the United States Naval Special Warfare Development Group—known to most as Navy Seal Team Six. Each man was kind enough to share his time with attendees, not as individual act but as an opportunity for all in attendance to express … Read more…
  • Robroy Industries Presents $2500 to the NAED Education & Research Foundation Robroy Industries believes in giving back to the electrical products industry. Originally, the company gave small personal gifts to each individual attending its annual NAED gourmet dessert reception. Five years ago, however, it was determined that there was a better way to express appreciation. Since that time, including at the 2012 NAED conference in Washington, D.C., Robroy Industry has donated an annual support contribution of $2500 to the NAED Education & Research Foundation on behalf … Read more…
  • Robroy Industries Conduit Division Promotes Kim Slaton  
    Robroy Industries Conduit Division , manufacturer of ETL- Verified PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit brands announces the promotion of Kimberly Slaton to the position of Quotation/Inside Sales. Ms. Slaton has been with the Robroy Conduit Division as an Inside Sales Representative since May 2007 and will now add the responsibility of Quotations for the ECN/KORNS product line.
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  • Robroy Industries Conduit Division Appoints Steve Voelzke  
    Robroy Industries Conduit Division, manufacturer of ETL- Verified PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit brands and  has appointed Steve Voelzke as General Manager.
    Mr.Voelzke brings extensive industrial market experience to Robroy Industries. His core competencies include: strategic planning, financial and operational management; coordination of sales and marketing, human resources, technology development and IT. Prior to joining Robroy Mr. Voelzke was Senior Vice President – Automation & Information Systems at Glenmount Global Solutions.
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  • Robroy Industries Conduit Division Invests In Additional Energy Efficiency Project  
    Robroy Industries Conduit Division — manufacturer of ETL-Verified PVC-coated galvanized rigid conduit  — continues to improve its positive environmental impact.
    According to President and COO, David A. Marshall: “Robroy Industries has a proven history of environmental stewardship based on policies and programs that assure good business governance and operational transparency. Our most recent achievement, completed during the first quarter of 2011, is a major plant-wide lighting upgrade that has significantly reduced kilowatts used.”
    To ensure that the … Read more…
  • Using PVC-Coated Rigid Conduit For Proper Protection of Electrical Wiring In A Composite Lining Manufacturing Facility Duoline® Technologies, pioneers of Duoline®, a unique glass-reinforced epoxy liner used to protect oil and gas steel tubulars from internal corrosion, recently expanded its manufacturing facility in Gilmer, TX.
    The company now produces Duoline® from an ultramodern, ISO9001:2008 certified, 130,000 square foot plant using a highly efficient manufacturing system supported by advanced process controls and automation designed to provide repeatability and precision.
    According to the product engineering manager for Duoline® Technologies: “In order to accomplish our manufacturing … Read more…