Jim Lenihan has worked in the valve and seal industries since receiving his Engineering degree from UL (University of Limerick, Ireland) in 1983. Throughout his career, he has held positions in manufacturing, material management, engineering, product management, sales and marketing. Jim has been president of Gemco Valve Company since 1997.
Gemco Valve specialize in valves for solid processing applications from sugar to lunar regolith. Jim has traveled the world solving valve and seal problems for the Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Food, Plastics, Steel, Power and Nuclear industries. As a result of Gemco Valve's recent lunar project for NASA , Jim is more than willing to add "extraterrestrial" to his valve solution travel itinerary.