22 January 2013, Ryde, UK — Doncasters Turbocharger Components Division is pleased to announce that Mr. Carl Sanderson is returning to Doncasters as General Manager of Trucast Ltd, located in Ryde, Isle of Wight. Carl officially re-joins the organisation Feb. 4th and will report to Chris Pritchard, Turbocharger Components Divisional Managing Director.
Formerly Operations Manager at Doncasters Aerospace Components, Carl has been working with Fremach in Belgium, where he held the position of General Manager. Carl led this automotive component manufacturer from a position of financial loss in 2011 to significant profitability by the close of 2012.
Mr. Pritchard commented that, “Carl is a strong and active proponent of Lean and continuous improvement. He brings to Trucast a wealth of operational leadership experience that will be instrumental in executing the positive changes envisioned for our Trucast UK business.” He added, “His leadership will allow us to further align and maximise our opportunities within our market, sustaining and surpassing the levels of service our customers demand and expect.”
Carl holds an MSc in Engineering from the University of Warwick, a BSc Hons (Technology) in addition to a C&G Apprenticeship and a BTEC Nat Diploma from the Royal Navy Engineering School.
About Doncasters Trucast Ltd:
Doncasters Trucast Ltd, located in Ryde, Isle of Wight, is part of the Doncasters Turbocharger Components Division and a leading international manufacturer of hot-end turbocharger wheels for the automotive and power generation industries. Its over 8,000 square metre site houses the unique Trucast investment casting process specially designed to manufacture turbocharger wheels, CNC wax injection technology, and a complete on-site laboratory. The Trucast facility is currently capable of producing over 2.5 million wheels per annum.