Heil Trailer International, Co. announced that Cecil Kennedy has been appointed the Engineering Team Leader of the Rhome Production Engineering Department in Rhome, Texas.
As Engineering Team Leader, Kennedy will use his education and experience to lead the production engineering/order processing team, working with production, quality, supply chain and sales to continue to improve our product and processes.
Kennedy has been with Heil since 1995 and worked as a supervisor on the shop floor before moving to the engineering team. He’s also worked with the product management team. In addition to holding a business degree, Kennedy has earned his Bronze Lean certification.
“We’re excited to welcome Cecil to the engineering team,” said Paul Katko, Director of Engineering, Heil Trailer International, Co. “His nearly 20 years at Heil gives him valuable experience that he’ll be able to apply in his role as Engineering Team Leader.”
Established in 1901, Heil Trailer International, Co. is the leading brand of durable tank trailers and is known for the enduring performance of its products, industry-leading support and solutions-driven customer service. A manufacturer of liquid, dry bulk, oilfield, construction, platform, specialized, towing and defense trailers, Heil designs its products to meet the most stringent region- and load-specific requirements in 85 countries around the globe. Heil Trailer International, Co. is owned by American Industrial Partners, an operationally oriented middle -market private equity firm that makes control investments in North American-based industrial businesses serving domestic and global
markets. Heil Trailer International, Co. is headquartered in Cleveland, Tennessee. For more information about Heil Trailer, visit www.heiltrailer.com.