John has worked in the wire rope industry for 18 years as a member of WireCo World Group’s Corporate Product Engineering Department. During that time, he has worked with the design, development, manufacturing and testing of various wire rope and wire rope lifting products. He has participated on various industry committees charged with developing and maintaining standards, manufacturing specifications and end user reference documents.
He is a voting member on the ASME B30.30 Ropes subcommittee charged with developing a new standard for crane wire rope usage, maintenance and retirement criteria. His experience covers many different wire rope application areas which allow him to be able to provide technical assistance to WireCo WorldGroup customers across multiple market sectors. Currently, John’s primary focus is as the North American engineering contact for Casar, Oliveira and Union crane wire ropes in the crane rope aftermarket.