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Hunt Valve Hires Bill Korda to Join Engineering Team

February 4, 2016
By Business Wire News


Hunt Valve (, a fluid power engineering company specializing in severe-duty valves and components, has hired Bill Korda to join its engineering support team as a drafter. Korda will use his engineering background and experience in machining and assembly to help the company develop more efficient and innovative products.

“At Hunt Valve, investing in our engineering staff has proven to be the key to maintaining a dominant position in the highly competitive military and industrial markets,” explained Brad Sterner, Hunt Valve’s president and CEO. “Our customers’ harsh-duty applications are highly demanding, and top engineering expertise is critical for ensuring that our solutions work properly even in the most extreme environments.”

Prior to joining Hunt Valve, Korda worked as an assembly supervisor. He holds an associate’s degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology from Kent State University and is completing coursework for his bachelor’s in Engineering Technology at Kent State.

Korda currently supports the Engineering, Inspection and Assembly Departments at Hunt Valve. He is involved in many facets of the company’s extensive documentation and traceability programs, including assembly layouts and 3-D modeling, inspection reports and designing test fixtures for the Assembly Department.

About Hunt Valve

Hunt Valve brings nearly 100 years of fluid power engineering innovations and solutions to a wide range of industrial and military customers. It specializes in severe-duty valves and complementary engineered components and system solutions for applications that include primary metals (steel, aluminum), energy (nuclear, hydro, downstream oil & gas), process (chemical), and U.S. Navy nuclear-powered vessels, including all submarines and carriers in operation as well as the Virginia Class, Ford Class and soon-to-be-in-production Ohio Replacement. To learn more about the Experts in Extreme Engineering, visit

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