LONGUEUIL, Quebec, Oct. 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX:HRX) (“Héroux-Devtek” or the “Corporation”), a leading international manufacturer of aerospace products, today announced that Pierre Fitzgibbon, Director of Héroux-Devtek, has resigned from the Board of Directors following his election as Member of the National Assembly of Quebec. Mr. Fitzgibbon served on Héroux-Devtek’s Board of Directors since February 15, 2018.
“On behalf of the Board, I want to thank Pierre for his valuable contribution over the past few months. His judicious advice was very important in this milestone year for the Corporation. We wish him continued success as he takes on a new role,” said Mr. Brian A. Robbins, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Héroux-Devtek.
Héroux-Devtek Inc. (TSX:HRX) is an international company specializing in the design, development, manufacture and repair and overhaul of landing gear and actuation systems and components for the Aerospace market. The Corporation is the third largest landing gear company worldwide, supplying both the commercial and defence sectors of the Aerospace market with new landing gear systems and components, as well as aftermarket products and services. The Corporation also manufactures, hydraulic systems, fluid filtration systems and electronic enclosures. Approximately 90% of the Corporation’s sales are outside of Canada, including about 50% in the United States. The Corporation’s head office is located in Longueuil, Québec with facilities in the Greater Montreal area (Longueuil, Laval and St-Hubert); Kitchener, Cambridge and Toronto, Ontario; Springfield and Strongsville, Ohio; Wichita, Kansas; Everett, Washington; Livonia, Michigan; Runcorn, Nottingham and Bolton, United Kingdom; and Madrid and Seville, Spain.
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