PITTSBURGH, Sept. 25, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- ICE Packaging Company, LLC (ICE) / Strategic Packaging Systems (SPS) has announced the appointment of Nuclear Industry Veteran, Scott Eckler as General Manager of SPS.
Scott will see to the day-to-day operations of SPS at their 80,000-square foot manufacturing facility in Madisonville, Tennessee. SPS, founded in 2009, is a full-service company that specializes in the design, manufacturing and distribution of soft sided packages and railcar liner systems for the Nuclear and Environmental markets operating under an ASME NQA-1 2015 Quality Assurance Program. On August 23rd, 2017, ICE Service Group, Inc., via its packaging group ICE Packaging Company, LLC (ICE), announced the asset purchase of Strategic Packaging Systems, LLC (SPS). www.spsonline.biz
Scott has over 35 years of experience in the nuclear industry in the areas of radiological control technician, health physics, health & safety, radiological waste characterization & disposition, radiological waste packaging, radiological waste transportation, business development & customer service. Prior to joining ICE / SPS, Scott spent 19 years in various positions with Veolia Alaron Nuclear Services. Previously, he was a Health & Safety Officer and Health Physics Technician at the Fernald US Department of Energy (DOE) site. He also served 8 years with the United States Navy Nuclear Power Program; assigned to the Nuclear-Powered Submarine USS John Adams, SSBN 620.
ICE Principal Dennis D. Morgan, II said, "Scott brings a wealth of hands on nuclear industry experience and professionalism to our team. We're excited to welcome him to the ICE family and as a key player in our strategic growth and expansion goals for ICE and SPS."
Headquartered outside of Pittsburgh, PA, ICE was founded in 2007; a leader in the packaging, transportation and logistical management of radioactive and hazardous materials, difficult and sensitive materials, and heavy and over-dimensional equipment. ICE and their principals have successfully and safely managed the handling, packaging, and transportation of over 15 million tons of material for both commercial and government customers; including the nuclear industry, decommissioning and remediation industry, chemical and petrochemical industry, as well as the US Departments of Energy and Defense. www.iceservicegroup.com
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