OPW Fueling Components Names Phil Carlin Head of OPW Latin America

By OPW | Sep 02, 2011

CINCINNATI, OHIO – OPW Fueling Components, a Dover Company (NYSE: DOV) and the global leader in commercial and retail fueling equipment, announces today that Phil Carlin will take over the responsibility for OPW Latin America. Phil will do this in addition to his current role as General Manager of OPW’s Fuel Management Systems business unit based in Hodgkins, IL.

Fernando Whitaker, Managing Director of OPW Latin America, will continue to manage the day-to-day operations of OPW’s manufacturing facility in Brazil and OPW’s team throughout Latin America. Fernando will report directly to Phil Carlin.

“We are making this change to enable OPW to better service our customers in the region as our business and the market continues to grow at a rapid pace”, states David Crouse, President of OPW Fueling Components.  “Phil has solid Sales & Marketing experience throughout North America and Latin America. He also has experience in implementing and sustaining growth initiatives to better support customers. We believe this new structure will drive additional value to our channel partners and end-user customers.”

OPW Fueling Components is the global leader in dispensing products, environmental systems, secondarily contained fuel delivery systems, fuel management systems and clean energy fueling products, including dispensing nozzles for vapor recovery, gasoline, diesel, LPG, Hydrogen and CNG; swivels, breakaways, valves and fittings; underground and above ground storage tank equipment, spill containers, overfill prevention devices, secondary containment sumps and flexible piping; tank gauging equipment and automated fuel management systems.  OPW is part of the Fluid Management Segment of Dover Corporation (NYSE: DOV).