• Uzin Utz North America adds Pieter de Lange

    Uzin Utz North America recently announced the addition of Pieter de Lange as their new Director of Manufacturing & Safety. Mr. de Lange brings over 20 years of engineering and plant management experience to the Uzin Utz North America group. Most recently he was Site Leader for the largest ceramic and porcelain production facility in North America, managing both the transition and integration of the plant after a major acquisition as well as leading the team that managed the 450 person workforce. His other skills include P&L management for manufacturing venues, ISO certification preparation, plant capital expenditures planning and budgeting as well as workplace safety development and implementation. His role will include overseeing and implementing the North American plant operations development plan for Uzin Utz North America as well as all safety planning and implementation for all company venues. He will report directly to the President, Matthias Liebert.

    About Uzin Utz North America, Inc.
    Based in Aurora, CO, Uzin Utz North America, Inc. is the North American subsidiary of Uzin-Utz AG, Ulm, Germany. The company was founded in 1911 and is a vertically integrated manufacturer of product systems designed for the preparation, installation, finishing and care of all types of floorcoverings. Uzin Utz North America, Inc. offers its products under the Uzin (moisture mitigation, primers, leveling compounds and adhesives), Pallmann (Hardwood Complete™: subfloor preparation, adhesives, sanding, surface treatment & floor care) and Wolff (floor strippers, grinders and installation tools) brand names. For more information visit the Uzin-Utz North America website www.us.uzin-utz.com or call 866-505-4810.