IBS Engineered Products Ltd (IBS), one of the UK’s leading contractors specialising in the design, manufacture and installation of flow control and flood protection equipment, has appointed Berthold Reiter as its new managing director. Berthold’s appointment provides continuity and underlines the stable growth plans for IBS Engineered Products.
Berthold joins IBS in the UK from 1 August 2020, whilst retaining his existing position as Sales Director of Flood Protection, with IBS Technics GmbH, a role he has held for the past 14-years.
Speaking of his appointment Berthold said “I am delighted to be taking over as Managing Director of IBS Engineered Products in the UK. My 14 years working at IBS Technics GmbH has gained me extensive knowledge of the global flood protection and flow control markets and I am excited to be given the opportunity to apply this knowledge to my new role in the UK, to build upon the great work undertaken by the UK team to date”.
IBS will continue to focus on flood protection projects and is aiming to expand its reach in the UK flow control sector.
Notes to Editors | About IBS Engineered Products Ltd:
IBS Engineered Products Ltd a is a wholly owned subsidiary of IBS Technics GmbH, with headquarters in Thierhaupten, Germany. Established in 1994, IBS specialises in the design, supply and installation of flow control and flood protection equipment and has had a UK presence since the early 2000’s.
IBS has a long and unrivalled history of providing large-scale flood protection systems, including the installation of over 1000 linear metres of glass wall systems in Europe and over 100,000 square metres of demountable and temporary flood barriers worldwide.
UK work includes major flood protection projects at Bewdley and Shrewsbury, to protect against the River Severn and which were the first large-scale demountable flood defence systems of their type in the UK, still successfully at work today due to the high quality of finished product.