Xylem, leader in the design and manufacture of automatic self-priming pumps, hydraulic submersibles and related intelligent control systems for dewatering applications, announces the appointment of Grant Salstrom to the role of managing director, Godwin.
new role, Salstrom has responsibility for the growth and development of the
Godwin and Flygt brands within the dewatering market in the United States.
Pumps and related services are offered through a network of distributors and 38
branch offices throughout the country. In addition, Salstrom will oversee the
Godwin manufacturing facility in Gloucestershire, U.K., and support global
growth as Xylem looks to expand its dewatering business around the world.
joined Godwin Pumps in 1987 as a parts manager, progressed through a series of
positions, and was appointed vice president and chief operating officer in
2008. His experience with Godwin Pumps, and now the Xylem dewatering solutions
business, is vital in his new role.
core values were always reliability, responsiveness and reputation. Now as a
brand under Xylem, we can reach a broader market for our pumps and system
design services," says Salstrom. "We are growing sales and rentals
throughout the US, adding capacity to our already strong network of branches
and distributors. We are excited for the year ahead, and growing as a brand of
Xylem's New Managing Director for Dewatering Solutions
April 24, 2012