Heason Technology is expanding and strengthening its technical sales and support team with the recent appointment of Tom Wells in a newly created Application Engineering role. Wells will work closely with customers and in-house design and manufacturing teams for motion system enquiries and project proposals throughout Heason’s comprehensive range of software, hardware and electromechanical motion technologies.
Wells has a BEng in Mechanical Engineering with specialisation in mechatronics and robotics from the University of Surrey, and is continuing his PhD in Biomedical Engineering. His industrial manufacturing career experience includes CAD design and quality control expertise developed in automotive sensor test equipment, and project management, product design and customer support skills in automated high-end machinery for optical disc manufacture. As well as lecturing, his PhD work has included micropositioning and nanotechnology for the fabrication and use of dielectrophoretic devices used for lab-on-a chip technologies. Altogether, Wells brings an extensive variety of experience across many of the fields and industries in which Heason operates.
Heason’s General Manager, Jon Howard, says: “Tom Wells’ appointment continues our strategy to enhance Heason’s market position as a premier European designer, supplier and manufacturer of electromechanical and electronics based motion and automation control system solutions. Tom’s experience across industry and university research will underpin our goal to provide customers with the highest-quality motion systems and components that offer the best performance at the most competitive prices.”
For more information about electromechanical motion technologies from Heason, please go to www.heason.com.