Windmoeller & Hoelscher has appointed Mike Andrews to join the company in the capacity of process technology and application development for its growing cast and blown film extrusion business.

Andrews comes to W&H with a wealth of experience within the industry, having spent 17 years at Gloucester Engineering in Europe and the United States, and more recently serving as the director of product and application development in biopolymers at Metabolix in Massachusetts. He has a Ph.D. in polymer science and technology from the University of Manchester’s Institute of Science and Technology in the UK.

“Joining W&H provides me with the opportunity to continue to work with customers to overcome their specific challenges and increase productivity, improve quality, develop new products, and provide process training and support,” Andrews says. “I’m delighted to have joined W&H and look forward to working with the many film extrusion customers and material suppliers in the application, development and optimization of film extrusion systems and operational processes to meet the changing demands of the industry.”

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