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Lavatec Laundry Technology adds to Service Dept.

Beacon Falls, CT – December 16, 2013 – In a continuing quest to provide greater value to its customers, Lavatec Laundry Technology is expanding the Service department. The newest face to join the company is field service technician Franklin Frances. Mr. Frances has several years of manufacturing experience, most recently working as an assembly and field service technician at Ward Leonard Electronics.

"As an industry leader, we have made a substantial commitment to adding to our workforce and providing greater customer assistance," said Tom Washbrook, Vice President of Operations for LLT. "Franklin represents new blood that not only is good for Lavetec Laundry Technology but for the industry as well. He’s energetic, has a can-do attitude and we’re glad to have him join our team."

Franklin Frances

About Lavatec Laundry Technology, Inc.
Delivering dependable commercial laundry equipment engineered for higher returns throughout their lifecycles has been the Lavatec Laundry Technology (LLT) mantra for nearly three decades. Some Lavatec-manufactured equipment has been on the job for more than a quarter century. A rarity among manufacturers of continuous tunnel washers, Lavatec LT offers center transfer, bottom transfer and double-drum construction options, plus a full range of readily integrated, end-to-end laundry system components: washer extractors, extraction presses, centrifuges, dryers, conveyor systems, pickers, feeders, ironers and folders. Simple design, durable construction, user-friendly operation and low maintenance are hallmarks of Lavatec LT machines. A global leader with equipment in laundry operations throughout Europe, the Far East, South and North America, in the United States alone, over 6,000 Lavatec Laundry Technology machines are in place. For additional information, visit