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AMETEK Surface Vision appoints sales manager for Canada


August 14, 2019
By Manufacturing AUTOMATION

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August 14, 2019 – AMETEK Surface Vision, a provider of automated online surface inspection solutions, has appointed Éric Charette-Béchamp as its regional sales manager for Canada.

In addition to AMETEK Surface Vision, Charette-Béchamp will also serve as regional sales manager for AMETEK Land, reflecting the close application and market synergies between the surface inspection and temperature measurement process solutions provided by these two business units of AMETEK, Inc.

Charette-Béchamp has more than 20 years of experience in the manufacturing sector in Canada. He joins AMETEK from Albany International, where he was a sales and service engineer for 14 years. He has also worked as a paper machine superintendent for Bowater (now Resolute Forest Products), in Donnacona, Quebec.

He holds bachelor’s degrees in biochemistry and chemical engineering, as well as a master’s in business and administration (MBA), from the Université Laval in Quebec.

“We are delighted to welcome Éric to the AMETEK team. His industry experience and extensive skill set will be invaluable to new and existing customers of both AMETEK Surface Vision and Land,” says François Levac, director of sales, Americas, at AMETEK Surface Vision. “He will work closely with our regional distributors of AMETEK Land’s temperature measurement solutions, and with users of our SmartView and SmartAdvisor inspection systems, to provide integrated solutions for a range of market applications in Canada.”

AMETEK Surface Vision offers a broad product portfolio optimized for web and surface inspection and monitoring and process surveillance applications. The company is a unit of AMETEK Process and Analytical Instruments, a division of AMETEK, Inc., a global manufacturer of electronic instruments and electromechanical devices with annual sales of approximately $5 billion.