PEARLAND, TX--(Marketwire - Dec 10, 2012) - Delta Rigging & Tools, Inc., one of the largest providers of lifting and rigging products and related services in the United States, today announced that Mitch Hausman has been promoted to Chief Executive Officer.
"I have the utmost confidence in Mitch's ability to lead Delta Rigging & Tools, to solidify and strengthen our strong market position, and enhance even further our reputation as the finest rigging and lifting company in the United States," said Kevin Rodgers who will move from Chief Executive Officer to Executive Chairman of the Board.
"It's very exciting to lead Delta Rigging & Tools while continuing to implement our strategy and take advantage of the market opportunities ahead," said Mitch. "We will continue to be acquisition oriented as well as organic growth focused."
Mitch joined Delta Rigging & Tools in December 2011 as President and Chief Operating Officer after a 30+ year career at Southwest Wire Rope LP where he last served as Chief Executive Officer and President. He began his career in 1979 with WireCo World Group in St. Joseph, Missouri.
Mr. Hausman's appointment will be effective as of January 1, 2013.
About Delta Rigging & Tools
Delta Rigging & Tools, Inc. is one of the largest US providers for both sales and rental of rigging and lifting products, tools, and services. Delta offers a complete portfolio of lifting solutions, including hoists, winches, wire rope, wire and synthetic slings, accessory parts, and hardware as well as testing, inspection, and field service, and rental of lifting equipment and tools. Delta serves both domestic and international customers through 12 sales and service facilities and distribution centers located around the country. The company provides complete lifting and rigging solutions and support for a diverse range of markets, including Oil & Gas production and distribution, Energy and Power-Generation, Mining, Transportation, Heavy Manufacturing and Construction.
Founded in December 2004, when several of the leading industrial rigging and lifting companies across the U.S. merged together, Delta Rigging & Tools continues to grow rapidly by providing its customers in these and other industry segments with the highest possible levels of Safety, Service, Quality and Value. Delta Rigging & Tools, Inc., is backed by Austin Ventures. Visit www.deltarigging.com for more information.