June 21, 2016The Robbins Co. announced the appointment of Joe Lechner to the role of Small Boring Unit (SBU) sales manager.
With more than 18 years of industry experience, the role brings Lechner back to his early roots of working with SBUs, while more recently he worked with TBMs. Lechner can continue his success with the company in this new capacity with the trenchless division.
In his new position, Lechner will handle SBU sales and rentals for Robbins, assist customers in equipment specifications for projects, and provide full-spectrum customer support. In addition, Lechner will be responsible for many other tasks such as generating quotes for cutters and spare parts, shop scheduling, forecasting, internal operations for Robbins, and field service support, as needed.
Lechner began working with SBUs in 1998, starting in field service. When he wasn’t out in the field, he was building SBUs and cutters. He started up and commissioned SBU-As in the field, and transitioned over to working with TBMs worldwide in the mid 2000s. With his diverse worldwide field experience, Lechner’s knowledge will continue to benefit Robbins and its customers.