Processing Magazine

Crane Co. names Louis V. Pinkham as Group President, Fluid Handling

October 18, 2012

STAMFORD, Conn. — Industrial product manufacturer Crane Co., has named Louis V. Pinkham as Group President, Fluid Handling.

In his new role, Pinkham will be responsible for the leadership and management of Crane’s Fluid Handling businesses, which represents approximately 45% of the company’s revenues.

Pinkham was formerly with Eaton Corp. where his last role was senior vice president and general manager of the Critical Power Solutions Division, Electrical Group.

Prior to joining Eaton, Pinkham held engineering and quality manager positions at ITT Sherotec Division, responsible for Biopharm skid manufacturing, and as a process design and development engineer with Molecular Biosystems.

Founded in 1855, Crane provides products and solutions to customers in the aerospace, electronics, hydrocarbon processing, petrochemical, chemical, power generation, automated merchandising, transportation and other markets.