Posts Tagged ‘ Roto Frank of America ’

FGIA Releases Updated Fenestration Hardware Components Specification

Aug 9th, 2023

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has updated a specification covering requirements for corrosion resistant coatings on carbon steels used for hardware components in fenestration applications. AAMA 907-23, “Specification for Corrosion Resistant Coatings on Carbon Steel Components Used in Windows, Doors and Skylights,” an FGIA document, is now available for purchase in the FGIA […]

Roto North America Welcomes New Warehouse Manager

Apr 15th, 2022

Bryan Buono has joined Roto Frank of America as a warehouse manager. According to a company press release, Buono brings with him 20 years of leadership experience in warehouse, distribution and inventory control. He has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Operations from DeVry Institute of Technology and has worked with SAP as a liaison between […]

Roto North America Welcomes New Employee

Oct 28th, 2021

Roto Frank of America, Inc. recently welcomed a new laser specialist to its team, Bryan St. Amand. St. Amand joins Roto with 20 years’ worth of experience working with industrial machinery, fifteen of those years in the CNC service and applications with a primary focus in laser tools. He also has experience with CNC mills, […]

FGIA Updates Methods of Test for Multi-Bar Hinges in Windows

Oct 14th, 2021

The Fenestration and Glazing Industry Alliance (FGIA) has released an updated document with new test methods for multi-bar hinges in windows. AAMA 904-21, Specification for Multi-Bar Hinges in Window Applications, an FGIA document, is now available for purchase. It was last updated in 2014. “This document is one of the few of our organization’s standards […]

South Central Manufacturing Industry Partnership Holds Official Launch

Apr 8th, 2021

In response to the Connecticut Governor’s Workforce Council’s prioritization of regional sector partnerships as a way to harness the economic power of critical jobs sectors and better coordinate public support for those sectors, an industry-led regional sector partnership focused on growing and supporting the manufacturing industry in the South-Central region of Connecticut officially launched on […]

Three Roto Employees Celebrate Milestones

Mar 11th, 2021

Three employees of Roto Frank of America celebrated milestones with the company. First, was Lance Hall, who retired after more than 39 years. Hall started at Roto in 1982 in Chester, Conn., and worked his way up to maintenance supervisor before he retired. Known for being quiet, knowledgeable about the production machines, and hardworking, he […]

Mayela Vela Joins Roto Frank of America as New HR Manager

Aug 28th, 2020

Roto Frank of America, Inc. recently hired Mayela Vela as the company’s new human resource manager. Vela joins the Roto team after previously working in HR management and development roles for mid- and large sized global manufacturing companies in the U.S. and Mexico. She brings to the Roto team extensive HR Experience in manufacturing and […]

Roto Frank of America Officials Attend Academy of Science and Engineering Event

May 31st, 2019

Roto Frank of America president and CEO Chris Dimou, and human resource manager Sylviana Lopez, attended the Connecticut Academy of Science and Engineering’s 44th annual meeting and dinner on behalf of the company recently. The event honored young inventors through the Connecticut Invention Convention, provided scholarships and awarded those in science, technology, engineering and mathematics […]

Roto Frank of America Celebrates 40th Anniversary

May 13th, 2019

Officials from Roto Frank of America were joined by state and national leaders Tuesday, May 7, for a luncheon to celebrate the company’s 40th anniversary. The door and window hardware manufacturer was founded in Chester, Conn., in 1979, where last week’s event was hosted. Roto Frank of America is a subsidiary of Germany-owned Roto Frank […]

Leaders for Roto North America Judge Connecticut Invention Finals

May 8th, 2019

Leaders from Roto North America traveled to Connecticut recently to attend and judge the Connecticut Invention Convention (CIC) State Finals at the University of Connecticut’s Storrs campus. During the convention, approximately 850 inventions were on display for the more than 8,000 inventors, parents, judges and business leaders attending the event. The CIC is a nonprofit […]