Cryogenic Industries has announced the appointment of James Estes to the position of Managing Director of ACD and the Cryogenic Industries Service Companies.

Estes will take on the responsibility of ACD’s cryogenic reciprocating and centrifugal pump and turbo-expander manufacturing facility. Also under Estes’ new responsibility, is the group’s extensive global service and repair network, Cryogenic Industries Service Companies.

Having held numerous positions within the Cryogenic Industries group of companies over the past 19 years, Estes has helped set-up service facilities in Malaysia and Houston, Texas. He’s also been general manager of the Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania operation and was most recently Vice President of the North American service and repair group.

Cryogenic Industries is made up of manufacturing, sales, service, and repair facilities around the globe, servicing the industrial gas, petrochemical, and other expanding markets. The group’s range of expertise extends from air separation units, LNG liquefiers, heat exchangers and food freezers to cryogenic liquid samplers, reciprocating and centrifugal pumps, and turbo- expanders.