25-year specialist in synthetic lubricants and specialist in mechanical engineering
Halocarbon, a leading producer of high-quality fluorochemicals and inhalation anesthetics, announces that David Canitz has joined the Engineered Fluids division as a Technical Service Engineer.
Canitz brings over 25 years of experience in synthetic lubricants to this position. His knowledge of rotating equipment systems and technique in facilitating valuable distributor and customer relationships present the company with an invaluable advantage going forward.
Prior to this position, Canitz has most recently worked at High Performance Lubricants for four years, where he provided sales, applications, and tech support in the processes and applications for synthetic lubricants, oils, and greases. In addition, Canitz has spent over two decades at Royal Purple working with synthetic lubricants and rotating equipment as Technical Services Manager and International Sales.
Canitz claims he is honored to join the team at Halocarbon and is “grateful to have the opportunity to continue to learn from experts and further [his] career. It’s a real energy recharge to have people excited about your knowledge and experience.” His work has brought him invaluable experiences from all over the world, and Canitz sees this opportunity as a chance to continue expanding his knowledge and sharing his talents domestically and across the globe.
As a Technical Service Engineer, Canitz’s primary responsibilities include offering expertise regarding the specifics of Halocarbon’s product portfolio and providing technical assistance to the sales team members and customers to support the growth of Halocarbon’s Engineered Fluids business.
Canitz holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering from Marquette University and has earned a professional certificate from the Society of Tribologists and Lubrication Engineers (STLE), which recognizes his advanced knowledge in lubrication. Canitz obtained the STLE Certified Lubrication Specialist (CLS) certificate and was one of the first 35 individuals to earn the STLE Oil Monitoring Analyst (OMA) certificate. The team is thrilled Canitz, a distinguished professional in the field, has taken his talents and skills to Halocarbon.
For more than 60 years, Halocarbon has been known as the industry’s trusted partner for innovative fluoroproduct solutions and the world’s premier manufacturer of fluorinated intermediates. With new headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia, and a state-of-the-art manufacturing plant in North Augusta, South Carolina, Halocarbon’s products include inert lubricants, aliphatic fluorochemicals for pharmaceutical and agricultural chemical manufacturing, inhalation anesthetics and other specialty products. For more information, please contact the company at 1 (470) 419-6364 or fill out our customer service form.