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Zimmermann Appointed to Launch High-Pressure Washing Equipment for Putzmeister America


U. Eric Zimmermann joined Putzmeister America as General Manager of the company’s new Water Technology Division.

Zimmermann Appointed to Launch High-Pressure Washing Equipment for Putzmeister America

STURTEVANT, Wis (November 15, 2004) – In mid-November, U. Eric Zimmermann assumed the role of General Manager – Putzmeister America - Water Technology. His main objective is to formally launch and establish the company’s new product line of high-pressure water jetting equipment and related accessories throughout the North American, Canadian, Mexican and Central American markets.

Zimmermann’s professional career began in the high-pressure water jetting manufacturing industry 23 years ago. During that time, he has garnered managerial experience in sales, service, design, engineering and fabrication while employed at various international subsidiaries within the URACA Pumpenfabrik GmbH organization. His sales and service background was further broadened within the international chemical, petrochemical, steel, and energy industries while employed by HydroChem Industrial Services, Inc. of Houston for the past three years.

Assuming his new role at Putzmeister America, Zimmermann has business responsibility over the comprehensive Putzmeister Water Technology product line. The PWT product line features several configurations i.e. hot or cold water units; stationary or mobile type, driven either by combustion engines or electric motors; in an operating pressure range from 1500 psi to 44,000 psi (100 to 3000 bar) and flow rates up to 440 gpm (1680 lpm).

Zimmermann will be based from the Putzmeister America facility; therefore, he will relocate with his family from Texas to Wisconsin this spring. In the meantime, Zimmermann can be reached via e-mail at zimmermanne@putzam.com, cell phone at (281) 723-3145, or by calling Putzmeister America at (262) 886-3200.