We are pleased to announce Chris Hutras, Technical Director, McWane Ductile Ohio, has been named Assistant General Manager, McWane Poles. In this role, Chris will have responsibility for all fabricated products, including poles and flanges, and will continue to lead continuous improvement.

Chris began his tenure with McWane Inc. in 2012 as Director of the Treatment Plant Division before being named Assistant General Manager of McWane Ductile Ohio in 2016, and most recently, Technical Director.

With more than 30 years’ experience in manufacturing – a third of which represents his tenure with McWane – Chris has proven himself a dedicated leader with proficiency in quality, production and product management. His innovative approach and well-rounded experience will provide a strong foundation in this new role.