January 04, 2010 07:00 ET

Russ Walton to Join NEHP as President

WILLISTON, VT--(Marketwire - January 4, 2010) - NEHP is pleased to announce that Russ Walton has been appointed President of the company. Immediately prior to joining NEHP, Walton served as Vice President for Electronics Projects and Proposals at Linde Gas in Hong Kong, where he led the global team responsible for project development, project execution and subsequent growth of the Asian Region. Prior to Linde, Walton served as Manager of Global Projects and Proposals at BOC Edwards.

"Russ is a talented industry veteran with a wealth of knowledge and experience managing operations in some of the most demanding and competitive sectors of the semiconductor and photovoltaic industry. This knowledge and experience will help NEHP meet the needs of a rapidly growing client base, accelerating our transformation from a national player to a global design and market leader," said Adam Tarr, chief executive officer of NEHP.

On his joining the NEHP team, Russ said, "I've helped facility owners in the US and Asia design and build state-of-the-art fabs for the past15 years. As the industry seeks methods to capture EHS, speed to market and cost benefits, few solutions will have as great an impact on the industry as those provided by NEHP. With unique patented solutions that save owners and OEMs 40% vs. the current alternatives, NEHP will truly change the paradigm of equipment installation and support. I could not be more excited to join NEHP and help Adam lead the next wave of growth."

About NEHP Inc.

Founded in 2000 and based in Vermont, USA, NEHP is a pioneer in the field of process utilities and products for the semiconductor, solar and life sciences industries. NEHP is considered a leader because the company was the first to introduce our process for modularization in the semiconductor industry and were awarded a patent for this process in 2006.

NEHP delivers process utility solutions with cost savings, faster installation and unsurpassed quality to worldwide customers that include Applied Materials, IBM, Intel, Nikon, Vishay, Fluor, Amgen, Stryker, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Wyeth Pharmaceuticals. All NEHP product and field work are compliant with SEMI, cGMP, and BPE industry standards and regulations. For more information please visit

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