Flat Creek near Gainesville, Ga. has suffered a spill of 187,500 gal of partially treated wastewater due to an improperly closed valve.
NIKKISO Pumps America, Inc. announced the promotion of Mark E. Murphy to vice president of Sales, Marketing and Technical Services.
Murphy joined Nikkiso Pumps America, Inc. in 2001 as national sales manager and was promoted to general manager in 2003. A 1985 graduate of the University of Missouri-Rolla, Mark had excelled in various sales, engineering and manufacturing positions with major suppliers of rotating equipment before joining the company.
In his new position, Murphy will be responsible for the sales, marketing, field service and domestic production of the company’s canned motor and metering pump products for the markets in North and South America.