Peter Brown

Peter Brown

Brown to lead Key Equipment and Facilities


Ametek Specialty Metal Products (SMP) Fine Tubes has named Peter Brown as its new Key Equipment and Facilities manager. Brown will work within the company’s operations division of the manufacturer and international supplier of precision-engineered metal tube products, a statement said.

Brown joins Fine Tubes after nine years of experience in maintenance and operations management roles. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree with honors in Manufacturing Engineering with Management from the University of Dundee. He will provide leadership for the equipment and facilities team, ensuring quality control by running the specialised production line smoothly and seamlessly to deliver Fine Tubes’ key global contracts.

David Cawse, operations director at Fine Tubes, said: "Peter’s appointment as Key Equipment and Facilities Manager is great news for Fine Tubes. Under his leadership, the Operations team will continue to build upon the steps we have already taken to ensure an ongoing culture of quality maintenance with safety and performance at the top of our priorities. Having stable and reliable equipment allows us to achieve high levels of production and I look forward to working closely with Peter for many years to come."

Brown added: "Joining the operations division of Fine Tubes at this time is a real privilege for me and an exciting prospect. I look forward to bringing my knowledge and skills into this already impressive team and to ensuring the ongoing production of Fine Tubes’ range of bespoke metal tubing for the many diverse industries the company services, both now and in the future."

Fine Tubes is part of AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) and is based in Plymouth, UK. The company manufactures high-precision, high-performance stainless steel, nickel alloy and titanium metal tubing products for critical applications across a wide range of sectors. These sectors include aerospace, medical, oil and gas and energy.

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