Fine Tubes Appoints New Procurement Specialist

Thursday, July 23, 2015

Fine Tubes Appoints New Procurement Specialist

PLYMOUTH, UK--Fine Tubes, a leading manufacturer of precision metal tubing for a wide range of critical applications, is pleased to announce the appointment of Amanda Clark as Procurement Specialist.

Based at the Fine Tubes head office in Plymouth, United Kingdom, Amanda is responsible for managing the procurement of indirect services and material supplies as well as for supporting the purchase of raw materials. Reporting to Phil Gimingham, Procurement Manager at Fine Tubes, Amanda also will focus on the identification and implementation of new supply sources.

Prior to joining Fine Tubes, Amanda worked at The Range, a multi-million-pound retail operation, for 17 years undertaking a wide variety of key roles, including Buying Office Manager and Import Manager, responsible for the management of importing processes and compliance.

“We are extremely pleased to welcome Amanda to Fine Tubes,” comments Phil Gimingham, Procurement Manager for Fine Tubes. “She has the experience and skill set required to make a real contribution to the team, which in addition to her strong work ethic will ensure that our procurement process is highly competitive and continues to match the highest standards of the industry.”

Fine Tubes, along with its US-based sister mill Superior Tube, is a unit of AMETEK Specialty Metal Products, a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.

Notes to Editors
Bettina Schadow
Marketing Communications Manager
Phone: +44 (0) 1752 876418
Email: press.finetubes@ametek.com


About Fine Tubes Ltd
www.finetubes.com

• Established 70 years ago, Fine Tubes is a leading metal tubing manufacturer with its headquarters and production facilities in Plymouth, UK, and sales offices in Houston; Munich; Orleans, France; and Noida, India. In addition, the company has agents across the globe, including oil and gas specialists in Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia and the UAE.

• The company manufactures seamless, welded and welded and redrawn tubes, in a wide range of stainless steel, nickel, titanium and zirconium alloys for critical applications in the oil and gas, energy, aerospace, chemicals and medical equipment industries.

• Fine Tubes currently employs around 380 permanent staff and exports its products to over 35 countries worldwide, including India, China and the United States.

• Fine Tubes is a unit of AMETEK Specialty Metal Products, a division of AMETEK, Inc., a leading global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices.

For more information, contact: Fine Tubes Ltd., Plymbridge Rd., Plymouth, Devon PL6 7LG, United Kingdom. Telephone: +44 (0) 1752 735851. Fax: +44 (0) 1752 73301.  E-mail: press.finetubes@ametek.com Website: www.finetubes.com