The launch was announced by Frank Sovis, who was recently named president and chief executive officer for AEES.
The new AEES logo features "AEES" in bold block letters, representing the company's solid foundation.
With today's launch, the AEES name is being adopted widely across the company's operations, with the exception of a few locations where legal clearances have not yet been secured.
Sovis succeeds Jon Jensen, who joined AEES
in 2006 and has served as President and CEO since 2008.
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Upcoming actions include the closure of its electrical distribution (EDS) facility in El Progreso, Honduras, affecting approximately 700 employees, the layoff of approximately 40 workers at the Choloma wire manufacturing facility in Honduras, and approximately 500 AEES associates throughout its Mexico locations in Acuna, Ciudad Juarez, Piedras Negras, and Torreon.
Jensen, AEES President for Light Vehicle Market and Operations-Americas.
Jensen, Alcoa EES President for Light Vehicle Market and Operations-Americas, said: "This difficult decision is the result of the competitive conditions in the marketplace, and the actions are necessary to adjust AEES
capacity to market demand and to improve our logistics processes.
Ed Ellis, MCIOB; MSc Arch AEES
SD & ACT - is a Chartered Environmentalist and MD of Hybrid Earth Technology Ltd.