Keith McClure has recently joined Commercial Warehousing, Inc. (CWI) as Chief Engineer. He will direct all aspects of the refrigeration and maintenance department, including the hiring and training of the maintenance and refrigeration technicians, enhancing the preventive maintenance program, energy management, maintaining supplier relationships, purchasing related parts and supplies, overseeing material handling equipment and insuring all facilities meet regulatory standards.
Keith was most recently with Smithfield Foods as their Corporate Engineer, where his responsibilities included plant support for all refrigeration systems across 42 facilities and the installation of new production lines. Additionally, he designed the refrigeration systems for three new production facilities in North Carolina and China.
Prior to joining Smithfield, Keith held various engineering positions in which he specialized in refrigeration for PepsiCo and Millard Refrigerated Services among others. Keith is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State University where he played on the football team for four years while earning his degree in Mechanical Engineering.
“On behalf of my co-workers, we are pleased to have someone of Keith’s caliber and experience on board to help us continue driving our growth,” says Kevin Margeson, President of CWI. “Please join me in welcoming Keith and his wife, Janita, to the Commercial Warehousing family.”
Since 1966, Commercial Warehousing, Inc. (CWI) has been providing full-service logistics solutions to customers throughout the Southeast. CWI has a network of over 15 Florida warehouse facilities that provide either temperature controlled or ambient storage and distribution. Core industries served by CWI include food and grocery, beverage, construction and consumer packaged goods. The company also provides contract warehouse management, transportation services via its subsidiary, CWI Logistics, LLC, and contract packaging in multi-temperature environments. Commercial Warehousing is an affiliate of Comcar Industries, Inc.