Bob Urie is now the vice-president of operations at Pittsburgh-based Butler Gas Products, the company has announced.

Urie had formerly been the company’s general manager of Purchasing and Branch Operations, but was promoted to his new role earlier this year and will continue to lead the company’s purchasing efforts, branch locations, and non-gas products sales model.

Under his newly expanded role, Urie accepts more responsibility with Butler Gas Products’ strategic opportunities, overall business operations, and gas-focused activities.