Italian extrusion and blending machinery producer Doteco srl (Booth N5091) has set up a North American sales and service office in Dayton, Ohio.
Machinery sales veteran Jim Godsey is heading the Dayton office.
Doteco has more than 5,000 gravimetric blending installations worldwide and claims to be a leader in programmable logic-controlled gravimetric blenders. Gabriele Caccia, sales and marketing director, said his firm expects growth in North American sales of its Profit and Profix profile control systems for blown film. Doteco also makes batch blenders, pneumatic conveyors, and systems for monitoring, measurement and control.
Established in 1994, Doteco of San Martino Spino has other sales offices in Milan, Italy, and Sao Paulo, Brazil.