10/10/2013

AST Technology

Roehr Tool Corporation Expands in Europe, US

Hudson, MA, USA – Roehr Tool Corporation recently expanded its business footprint into Europe by welcoming a new Technical Sales Manager there. The Company also has a new General Manager.


European Technical Sales Manager Carlos Saboga will be based out of Marinha Grande, Portugal, and will work both independently and with Roehr distributors to promote and build sales in the EU of the Company’s full line of mould components including the Dove Tail Collapsible Core, Expandable Cavities, Minicores and more.


Saboga joins the Roehr team after having worked since 1994 within the plastics industry, selling and supporting hot runner systems and components sales throughout Europe and Africa. He also managed the procurement and quality auditing of suppliers in Asia and participated at many exhibitions. He speaks fluent Spanish, English and French. Contact Carlos by emailing him at Carlos.Saboga@roehrtool.com.


Keith LaPorte recently joined Roehr as the Company’s new General Manager. LaPorte’s career has been focused entirely on the custom mould manufacturing industry and he has held several leadership positions. He is based out of Roehr’s headquarters in Hudson, Massachusetts, where he directs a dynamic team of designers, engineers and machinists. Email Keith at


Keith.LaPorte@roehrtool.com.


In addition to welcoming Keith LaPorte, Roehr has brought other new team members on board in the past year. They include Application Engineers Larry McGee and Steve Salame, both of whom work at Roehr’s headquarters in Massachusetts.


Visit Roehr Tool Corporation online at


www.roehrtool.com to learn more about its products and services.


About Roehr Tool Corporation:


Since 1965, Roehr Tool Corporation has been manufacturing and selling the patented Collapsible Core, which is known by those who use the technology for reducing cycle times, simplifying mould designs, part design flexibility and space savings in that it eliminates bulky rack and gear systems and maximizes mould cavitation. The Company also manufactures Expandable Cavities and Minicores. Roehr is a business unit within the PCIC Group of companies. Visit Roehr online at


www.RoehrTool.com.