NEW YORK — Christian Jordan has been appointed Director of Operations for Westmatic Corp., a U.S.-based Large Vehicle Wash System manufacturer located at 485 Cayuga Road, Buffalo, N.Y. He has experience in manufacturing, including automotive and machining industries. Mr. Jordan returned to Westmatic in 2016 where he had managed purchasing, inside sales and logistics from 2009 to 2014.
Mr. Jordan also manages the Aftermarket Services Department which covers all Westmatic’s U.S. installations. A resident of West Seneca, N.Y., Christian is a volunteer firefighter in his community and volunteers with Habitat for Humanity-Buffalo.
The Westmatic Group is a Global company headquartered in Arvika, Sweden with companies in the U.S. and Canada. Westmatic was formed in 1974 by Jan Sundell who designed the first large vehicle wash system and who remains active in the company today. Westmatic wash systems are designed to clean trucks and fleets, public transit and school buses, as well as freight, passenger trains, light rail and rapid transit. Westmatic wash systems have been installed in over 3,000 locations worldwide. The U.S. sales office was established in 2005 and a full production facility was opened in Buffalo in 2008.
The company currently has 28 employees handling design, manufacturing, production, sales and service support, and equipment installation for the U.S. market. All machines sold in the U.S. are manufactured in Buffalo and the company is in full compliance with the Department of Transportation’s “Buy America” requirements. Buy America provisions ensure that transportation infrastructure projects are built with American-made products.