first_imgFulton Limited has marked 50 years of manufacturing heat transfer solutions in the UK by hosting a ceremony at the M-Shed museum in Bristol.The celebrations had started with a tour of the manufacturing facility that housed Fulton’s largest ever plant room building featuring two of the company’s fuel-fired horizontal boilers.Distributors and current and former employees attended the event, including Ronald and Bramley Palm (son and grandson of Fulton’s founder Lewis Palm), managing director Carl Knight and former sales and marketing director Gordon Bareham.Speaking at the event, Knight said the company’s Bristol-based manufacturing and design facility “makes it possible to design, engineer and manufacture products more efficiently and assemble completed units for whenever and wherever they are needed for domestic and export customers.”Fulton’s UK facility has been responsible for designing and manufacturing some of the corporation’s highest-quality steam boilers and heat transfer systems.“The company has a solid reputation with great products and many more on the way,” says Bramley “and we’re looking forward to our future with the UK facility.”Fulton Limited is in the corporation’s global network that also includes production facilities in the USA, Canada and China.last_img read more

first_imgJohn Trifone joins Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermonts Management TeamBerlin, VT John Trifone, of Montpelier, VT, has been named Vice President, Treasurer & Chief Financial Officer at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT).Mr. Trifone has expertise and experience in finance, treasury and information technology functions, as well as management and process improvement. He will be accountable for Corporate Accounting, Treasury, Actuarial, Underwriting, Legal and Facilities functions at the states largest health insurer.Prior to joining BCBSVT, Mr. Trifone was employed at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Mississippi where he served both as Vice President for Finance, and Corporate Vice President for Information Technology & Development. Previously, he served as Chief Financial Officer at Laureate Psychiatric Clinic & Hospital, and spent fourteen years in “Big 4” public accounting in both auditing and management consulting positions. He is a CPA in the States of Mississippi and Connecticut.Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is the state’s oldest and largest private health insurer, providing coverage for about 180,000 Vermonters. It employs over 350 Vermonters at its headquarters in Berlin and branch office in Williston, and offers group and individual health plans to Vermonters. More information about Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is available on the Internet at www.bcbsvt.com(link is external). Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont is an independent corporation operating under a license with the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans.(End)last_img read more