Plibrico Company LLC has appointed Mike Winkelmann as the new general manager of its mechanical services division.

As general manager, Winkelmann is responsible for setting the strategic direction and managing the day-to-day operations of a team of field technicians specializing in industrial, institutional, and commercial heating and cooling systems.

"This is an exciting time for Mike to join the Plibrico team," said Jeff Beetz, vice president and general manager of Plibrico Construction Operations. "What differentiates Plibrico Mechanical Services from its peers is its unique commitment to simplifying day-to-day operations for our customers, so they can run their businesses as efficiently and profitably as possible. Our ability to drive value comes by understanding the needs of customers, empowering our technicians through training and evolving technologies, and remaining focused on delivering a broad range of quality services from preventive maintenance to system retrofits. I look forward to working with Mike to build on these initiatives."

Winkelmann has more than 30 years of experience in mechanical services. While employed with major maintenance service companies, he was responsible for the strategic planning and management of service operations in HVAC maintenance with key customers. He has also successfully led training programs, leveraging a platform focused on troubleshooting, best service practices, and system safety.