AQUA-HOT APPOINTS DIRECTOR OF OPERATIONS

Aug 27, 2020, 09:37 AM by Keith Walker

Aqua-Hot Heating Systems, an Airxcel brand, has appointed Nick Westaby to the position of director of operations. Selma Salihagic, general manager, made the announcement.

In this role, Westaby actively manages the comprehensive day-to-day operations of the company's production and supply chain. With extensive leadership experience in manufacturing and technical sales roles, his distinctive point of view complements those of the other product experts of Aqua-Hot's state-of-the-art RV hydronic heating solution.

Westaby comes to the RV industry by way of an impressive career in lean global manufacturing. He was employed by Halliburton for 21 years where, most recently, he held the position of senior manager, global continuous improvement. He has a MSc degree in project management from the University of Aberdeen and BSc Hons degree from Robert Gordon University, both in Aberdeen, Scotland, UK.

"We're pleased to have Nick filling this vital role at Aqua-Hot," said Salihagic. "His background and experience add unique perspectives to how we manufacture, continually improve our processes and expand upon our unparalleled service to our committed partners."

Part of the Airxcel family of trusted brands, Aqua-Hot Heating Systems has manufactured hydronic heating solutions for motorhomes and travelrs since 1984. Running on diesel or propane fuels, they're highly adaptable to a range of subfloor and heat exchanger applications, and provide continuous on-demand hot water.

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On November 13th, 2012 the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission (SEC) issued a Final Rule pursuant to Section 1502 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act. The Rule requires businesses that file with the SEC and manufacturing products that require Conflict Minerals for their production or functionality to file a report with the SEC which includes, along with other information, measures taken to exercise “due diligence” regarding the source and chain of custody of all such minerals. Conflict Minerals include the following: gold, tantalum, tin and tungsten, or any other mineral or its derivatives determined by the U.S. Secretary of State to directly or indirectly finance or benefit armed groups in the Democratic Republic of the Congo or an adjoining country.

AIRXCEL, Inc. is a privately owned company and does not report with the Securities Exchange Commission (SEC). The rule applies to all companies that supply materials to publicly traded companies, or any of their operating subsidiaries, even if the supplier is not a publicly traded company. Several of our customers are registered with the SEC and may seek information and assistance from us regarding our suppliers and sources of supply.

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