Guardair Corporation, the largest U.S. manufacturer of OSHA compliant safety air guns and pneumatic vacuums, is pleased to announce the addition of Rob Psholka as the new Director of Operations.
Rob brings over 30 years of experience leading operations in industrial manufacturing. Most recently, he held the position of Director of Manufacturing Operations at Conval, Inc., a leading supplier of high-performance valves for power, utility and other industries.
Rob also spent time at Westfield Gage, Senior Aerospace, Berkshire Plastics, and Pratt & Whitney. He holds an MS in Mechanical Engineering from Western New England College and an MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.
In his new role, Rob will oversee all aspects of manufacturing, ensuring production, performance, and quality standards are consistently met. “Rob’s diverse operations background advancing manufacturing through lean implementation, production management and cost reduction initiatives will help accelerate our efforts to keep pace with an ever-changing environment,” states Tom Tremblay, President of Guardair. “We are very excited to have him join our team.”
About Guardair Corporation
Guardair Corporation is a leading manufacturer of best-in-class industrial Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) products. Founded over 75 years ago, the Company maintains three distinct brands: Guardair Safety Air Guns & Pneumatic Vacuums, AirSpade, and Allpax. The Guardair brand includes safety air guns, syphon spray guns, compressed air-powered vacuums, and pneumatic accessories. AirSpade is a world-class manufacturer of pneumatic soil excavation tools, and Allpax is the largest manufacturer of gasket cutters in the USA. Guardair Corporation has earned a reputation for durable products that maximize safety, productivity, performance, and operator comfort.