Simmons has promoted Brandon Teal to Product Manager, Wheel Truing/Re-Profiling. Brandon has been with Simmons for 13 years - he started as a Service Technician, where he installed and commissioned underfloor wheel lathes and other Hegenscheidt and Simmons products. This hands-on knowledge proved valuable when he transitioned to Machine Sales Associate and later Sales Engineer.
In his new role as a Product Manager, Brandon continues to lead sales efforts for the Simmons wheel truing (Stanray® TN-84C and M-Series) and Hegenscheidt re-profiling (U2000-150/400 and HP-165) product lines. He will be involved with coordinating product specifications with Engineering, Sales, and Marketing, as well as developing strategies for the introduction of the Stanray M-Series.
Brandon recently became a member of the Locomotive Maintenance Officers Association’s (LMOA) Facilities, Material, and Support Committee.