BHS Names Alan Hoskins Director of Product Delivery & Support

Will oversee global customer relationship management, project management, and service.

Eugene, OR – April 5, 2013 —  Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has named Alan Hoskins as Director of Product Delivery and Support, a new executive position that is responsible for all customer relationship management from project inception through start-up and ongoing support.

More specifically, Hoskins will be responsible for overseeing BHS’ world-class customer service and project management. As BHS expands its global presence, Alan will strategically utilize the company’s global assets to ensure that new BHS-built material recovery facilities (MRFs) meet all customer expectations and that existing customers continue to receive unparalleled support that keeps their MRFs running profitably.

“We’ve made some significant moves lately, and as we continue to do so, the motivation behind our decision-making process is our ability to go above-and-beyond for our customers,” said COO Chris McGinnis. “Alan has the talent and track record to help BHS get to the next level as we continue to grow. We are very fortunate to have hired him and expect great things moving forward.”

Prior to joining BHS, Hoskins spent 18 years at Vancouver, WA-based Columbia Machine, a leading global capital equipment supplier in the concrete products industry. During his tenure he held various roles including Engineering Director, Marketing Director, and most recently, International Sales Director. Hoskins has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Oregon State University and an engineering-focused MBA from Portland State University.

Bulk Handling Systems (BHS)

Headquartered in Eugene, OR, BHS is a worldwide leader in the innovative design, engineering, manufacturing and installation of sorting systems and components for the solid waste, recycling, waste-to-energy, and construction and demolition industries. Wholly-owned subsidiaries include Nihot (Amsterdam), NRT (Nashville, TN) and Zero Waste Energy (Lafayette, CA). BHS is also the home of Max-AI® technology, a breakthrough artificial intelligence that identifies materials, makes intelligent decisions and directs equipment such as robotic sorters. Clients around the globe choose BHS because of its experience, dedication to cutting-edge technology, quality construction and durability, and unmatched customer service. BHS has built some of the largest and most durable MRFs in the world – and they are achieving the highest throughput, recovery, and purity rates in the industry.

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