June 15, 2015, Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, has promoted Chris Osgood to Director of Engineering. Mr. Osgood’s primary responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of new product development and innovation, supporting Montalvo’s existing product line and customer base, custom design projects, and managing a team of mechanical and electrical engineers.
Chief Operating Officer Robin Goodwin says “Montalvo has undergone a significant transformation over the past two years, becoming a global technology leader across multiple dimensions – mechanical, electrical and electromechanical. We have the strongest and deepest engineering team in our history. Chris brings the ideal combination of innovation and leadership to the team. He has a proven track record for success and will be an integral part of accelerating our success in the years to come.”
Mr. Osgood has been with Montalvo for 7 years, playing a key role the creation of new products including closed loop controllers, re-designed safety chucks, sensors and more. Mr. Osgood holds a Bachelors of Science in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Maine at Orono. Last year Mr. Osgood filed for two patents for the Montalvo Corporation.
Since 1947 the Montalvo Corporation has specialized in manufacturing, integrating, retrofitting and servicing a wide range of tension control products for a variety of industries including, converting, paper, film, foil, nonwovens, plastic, corrugated, packaging, medical, composite and more. Montalvo’s products include load cells, tension controllers, tension indicators, amplifiers, tension control brakes and clutches, sensors and safety chucks. Montalvo has four worldwide offices in the USA, Denmark, Germany & China.
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