Pandrol Opens New Training Academy in Raismes, France
SNCF accredited, and EN 14730-2 compliant, the new centre is designed to enhance and enrich Pandrol’s local training facilities.
Mr. Eran Gartner has been appointed to the newly created position of CEO of Pandrol and joins the Executive Committee of Delachaux Group, effective April 1st, 2019.
The appointment comes as part of a reorganization of the senior leadership team at Pandrol, which sees a change in role for a number of the Pandrol Executive Committee members.
Current Pandrol Executive Committee member Guy Talbourdet will now be fully devoted to his role as CEO of Delachaux Group. Brian Forster will retire from the business at the end of June. Fabrice Seewald is appointed to the new position of Deputy CEO of Pandrol, reporting to Eran Gartner and he remains a member of the Executive Committee of Delachaux Group.
“The Pandrol Executive Committee was created to unify Delachaux Group rail infrastructure activities, an assignment which has been completed with all activities now united under the Pandrol brand. We welcome Eran to the business to lead the continued growth and success of Pandrol as a leading rail infrastructure solutions provider, focused on track safety, availability and lifetime value.”
Eran Gartner joins Pandrol from Megalim Solar Power and brings over 20 years of international rail engineering leadership experience in turnkey rail engineering, project management, services and sales, acquired mainly within Bombardier / ABB Daimler – Benz Transportation.
Eran Gartner has a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Cornell University and holds an MBA from the University of Virginia.
Part of Delachaux Group, Pandrol defines the industry standard across rail fastening systems and aluminothermic welding. Our products and services extend to designing, developing and manufacturing equipment to make constructing and maintaining railways more efficient. Our smart control systems increase productivity, monitor track conditions and improve the overall track life cycle. We also provide a full range of products for urban transportation systems, including products such as aluminium/steel conductor rail systems, rigid catenary systems.
For businesses seeking a rail infrastructure partner, Pandrol exists to supply innovative solutions, market-leading products and advice designed to maximize efficiencies and uptime around the world. We take pride in our history, expertise and commitment to quality, and work collaboratively with customers to create a safer future for rail infrastructure.
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