KIRK Introduces New Specifications & EPC Manager
Al Roach promoted to focus on Engineers and Project Design Firm Specifiers
North Canton, Ohio (June 2019) – Since 1932, KIRK, a global leader in trapped key interlock safety systems, has been providing trapped key safety interlocking systems to the energy and industrial markets around the world. KIRK’s over 85 years of proven experience and knowledge working with world class OEMs and end users of trapped key interlocks have paved the way to provide additional service and focus within the area of project specifications.
Al Roach, a 3-year veteran with KIRK as Sales Engineer for the Northeast, has been promoted to fill the position of Specifications and EPC (Engineering, Procurement, Construction) Manager. Al’s experience with KIRK servicing engineers, contractors, and end users, as well as his vast previous experience, will drive Al, and this position, towards success. Al’s previous experience with Alpha Technologies (4 years) and Liebert/Emerson Electric (5 years) on data center construction projects and directly servicing major switchgear manufacturers, has provided a strong foundation to build upon. His knowledge of construction services, project management, and specification process will be key in further developing and nurturing relationships within the specification community.
Based in North Canton, Ohio, USA, KIRK believes that everyone has the right to be safe at work! To ensure safety, the risk of hazardous energy and or equipment needs to be controlled. KIRK® trapped key interlock safety systems and safety components provide customers with solutions to control these risks. KIRK manufactures more than 70,000 safety interlocking systems each year for use in a wide range of industries to guarantee a sequential pattern is followed when access is needed to hazardous equipment or areas.