17 February 2017
Firecomms appoints field applications manager to support Americas market
Firecomms Ltd of Cork, Ireland and Tongxiang, China (which manufactures fiber-optic solutions and optical transceivers for communications networks) has appointed Dylan Loughnan as its new field applications engineering manager for the Americas.
As the firm's primary technical resource for the growing Americas market, Loughnan will support customers in the development of fiber-optic solutions. Customers - from a wide variety of markets including industrial automation, transportation, medical imaging, renewable energy and home networking - will benefit from his expertise with the firm's portfolio of fiber optic transceivers and related solutions, the firm reckons.
"As a senior member of the engineering and technical staff, Dylan has been involved in all aspects of the development of Firecomms product roadmap as well as providing advanced technical support to our customers," comments Lawrence Thorne, VP of sales & marketing, the Americas. "Having a strong technical resource close at hand will benefit our customers in this region."
Based in Boston, Loughnan has been with Firecomms for over four years, most recently as a senior product design engineer. He has an advanced physics degree from Cork Institute of Technology (CIT) with graduate research experience at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).