For more than a hundred years, Amsted Rail has been a world-leading rail-car equipment manufacturer, producing the heavy wheels (“bogies”) that keep the cars rolling through rugged environments. The company turned to TRANSEARCH to recruit a new Head of Research and Development to lead their independent innovation group, IONX. 

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Our client is a privately held firm with more than 30 offices around the world. The company designs and integrates building systems. The company is evolving its strategy and business model from commoditized services to custom, fully-integrated solutions. Integrating in-house fabrication and assembly of customized solutions will increase their efficiency and add value to their services. While they had significant talent on the engineering side of these solutions, the downstream custom metal fabrication was still in need of senior leadership. The firm needed a new Head of Manufacturing to oversee all mechanical work that integrates with its custom engineering.