Baltimore, MD (November 4, 2010) – Pevco, a leading provider of pneumatic tube delivery systems for hospitals, celebrates the opening of its new Houston, Texas training and customer support facility. The 7,854 square foot office is home to training, customer support and system engineering personnel serving the South Central region of the United States including Texas, New Mexico, Colorado, Kansas, Oklahoma, Mississippi, Louisiana and Arkansas.
Pevco’s Houston staff offers a monthly three-day Smart System Basic Training class to hospital engineers. The new training facility includes the resources to complete hands-on maintenance scenarios and gives hospital engineers an opportunity to learn station, diverter and blower mechanics as well as computer configuration for the pneumatic tube system control center. The pneumatic tube system within the training area includes the latest pneumatic tube technology including Smart Path™, a proprietary carrier routing system that ensures a carrier travels the shortest, fastest route to its destination.
Pevco Houston’s central location allows customer support staff to offer regional healthcare clients timely response to service needs. Pevco employs factory-trained technicians to install new equipment, upgrade systems and to conduct scheduled preventive maintenance.
Pevco’s Houston-based engineering staff enables Pevco to meet the area’s construction and upgrade demands. Pevco engineers are skilled in the use of leading 2-D and 3-D design software including MicroStation, AutoCad, and AutoCad MEP. Pevco also offers Building Information Modeling (BIM) services using Revit and NavisWorks.
“Pevco is growing and we are proud to be able to offer our customers expanded support resources from our new facility, “explained Ernie Gozzi, Customer Support Operations Manager. “Pevco is known for providing outstanding service and products to the healthcare industry. This new facility will help us to continue that tradition.” Family owned and operated for over thirty years, Pevco employs over 90 employees throughout the United States. Pevco’s Houston office is located at 9343 Kirby Drive, Houston, TX 77054.
Pevco designs, manufactures, installs and supports hospital pneumatic tube delivery systems that enable healthcare professionals to quickly, safely and reliably transport patient-critical materials between labs, pharmacies, blood banks, ORs, ERs and nurses’ stations. Used by more than 600 leading healthcare facilities, Pevco’s flexible, intelligent products consistently reduce hospital operating costs and are compatible with all competing pneumatic tube systems. Pevco is headquartered in Baltimore, Maryland, with support staff positioned throughout the United States. To learn more about Pevco’s healthcare materials delivery solutions, visit our web site at www.pevco.com.