Richard Hayes, President of UVDI
said, David s expertise and executive leadership skills will benefit UVDI
s tactical and strategic vision for the Airside OEM and distribution channels as he leads a best in class sales organization.
The Clorox Healthcare Optimum-UV System is manufactured by UVDI
in Valencia, Calif.
Clorox Healthcare and UVDI share a deep commitment to public health and a mission to help protect patients and reduce illnesses caused by HAIs.
UVDI represents more than 60 years of UV disinfection and product design experience," said Peter Veloz, CEO and Chairman, UVDI.
The college and UVDI
have been partners in support of education in the Santa Clarita Valley for some time, with UVDI
playing a leadership role in championing education issues within the Valencia Industrial Association and the Santa Clarita Valley Chamber of Commerce.
UVDI, headquartered in the Valencia Commerce Center, manufactures and supplies high-tech air and water disinfection products that use UV light.
Together, Penn State and UVDI have developed a computer design of a heating, ventilation and air-conditioning system that would incorporate a quality filter and UV component to clean the air of anthrax spores.
According to David Witham, Vice President Technology at UVDI, "This leads us to conclude that control of anthrax by UV alone is not practical.
In partnership with Pennsylvania State University, UVDI has developed a proprietary software tool that supports the mathematical modeling of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) systems utilizing a variety of UVGI and filtration strategies.
shares the urgent concern over the spreading and controlling of infectious agents spread by airborne means.
expects to move from its current location in the Valencia Industrial Center when the new building is complete in November.
estimates that this current order is 25-35 percent below their actual projected requirements.