Kutumbale to lead company’s strategic engineering initiatives and build a dynamic solutions-based team
STEVENS POINT, WIS. – Steel King Industries, a leading manufacturer of storage rack and material handling products has announced that Amit Kutumbale has joined the company as the Director of Engineering. In this role, Kutumbale will lead Steel King’s strategic engineering initiatives and build an Engineering team to position Steel King into the next decade.
Kutumbale will be based out of Steel King’s corporate headquarters in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, and will be part of the company’s leadership team, reporting directly to the President.
Kutumbale received a bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering in India and a Master’s in Science in Civil Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. He brings over a decade of structural engineering & manufacturing experience in the steel industry, including design & supply of critical steel for major infrastructure projects. Kutumbale has a P.E. (Structural) license in several states with plans of adding additional state stamps in the future.
“Amit’s strong understanding of steel fabrication, project management, procurement, design, and delivery execution will be immediately felt at Steel King,” said Brian Pfannes, President of Steel King. “His experience from working for a multinational company in various engineering roles on large infrastructure projects including the Delaware Memorial Bridges, the new Corpus Christi Harbor Bridge, Tappan Zee Bridge, and the Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta Airport will bring a unique insight to the company.”
About Steel King Industries
Since 1970, Steel King Industries has been manufacturing a full line of material handling products, including selective pallet racks, dynamic flow storage systems, cantilever racks, portable racks, and custom shipping racks, along with industrial steel containers and guard railing. Products are made using only U.S. steel. Innovation, customization, and design strength have earned Steel King the reputation as a leader in the material-handling marketplace. With over 500 employees, Steel King is headquartered in Stevens Point, WI, with manufacturing facilities in Stevens Point and New London, WI and Rome, GA. For more information, visit steelking.com
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