OPW Fluid Transfer Group Appoints Shawn Duvall as its Technical Sales & Marketing Manager

By OPW | Oct 26, 2011

Kansas City, MO – OPW Fluid Transfer Group has announced that Shawn Duvall has been appointed to the position of Technical Sales and Marketing Manager for Civacon/Knappco products. In this new role, he will lead the recently created Technical Sales and Marketing Department for Civacon/Knappco products. The department will be located in the Kansas City office.

In this position, Duvall, who has had successful roles with Civacon/Knappco in the areas of manufacturing, international-sales coordination and product management over the past 16 years, will oversee the global customer-service initiatives for the Civacon and Knappco dry-bulk products while also managing the combined marketing, communications and data-analysis resources for all three brands. Duvall will report to Chris Gooding, Director of Global Cargo Tank Sales & Marketing for the OPW Fluid Transfer Group, of which Civacon/Knappco are members.

"The Technical Sales and Marketing team's goal is to enable the Civacon/Knappco dry-bulk brands to be recognized globally as having the finest technical customer services capability within our industry, and I can think of no person who is better qualified to lead this crucial undertaking than Shawn Duvall," said Hill.

For more information regarding the OPW Fluid Transfer Group and its member companies, please visit www.opwftg.com.

OPW Fluid Transfer Group, organized in 1998, is part of Dover Corporation and is comprised of market-leading operating companies — each dedicated to designing, manufacturing and distributing world-class solutions that assist in the safe and efficient handling of hazardous bulk products. The Group is comprised of two business units: OPWFTG Global Transportation Business Unit and OPWFTG Global Chemical & Industrial Business Unit. The company's market-leading brands include: OPW Engineered Systems, Midland Manufacturing, Civacon, and Knappco. The company has manufacturing plants in North America, Europe, Brazil and India and sales offices in Singapore and Shanghai. For more information, please visit www.opw-ftg.com.