Global Contributors

Paul NugentPaul Nugent
Process Editor

Paul is a consultant who travels extensively assisting clients in many roles from training to problem solving to expert witness, and Process Editor for RotoWorld® magazine. He received his M.Eng. degree in Aeronautical Engineering and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from The Queen’s University of Belfast. Paul developed the Rotolog system, the first complete computer simulation of the process (RotoSim), the non-contact process control system IRT and authored a book entitled Rotational Molding: A Practical Guide.

Michael Paloian
Design Editor

Michael is President of Integrated Design Systems, Inc., Great Neck, New York, and Design Editor for RotoWorld® magazine. Over the past 25 years, Mike has developed a broad range of plastic products utilizing various processing methods including rotational molding. Mike’s B.S. degree in Plastics Engineering and Masters in Industrial Design, combined with his extensive experience, has formed the bases for his branded and unique insights into the field of plastics part design.

Celal BeyselCelal Beysel
Global Contributor/Turkey

Celal is Chairman of Floteks Plastik, the pioneer and innovative leader of the rotational molding industry in Turkey, and a Global Contributing Editor for RotoWorld® magazine. Being an ARM member for more than 20 years, he has made many presentations at ARM meetings in various countries. He is also active in business and political organizations in his country. Celal has authored numerous articles published in various newspapers and magazines about politics, plastics, rotomolding and innovation.

Harry CovingtonHarry Covington
Global Contributor/USA

Harry Covington is President and Owner of Ferry Industries, Inc., Akron,Ohio. Harry has served on the ARM International Board of Directors and is a recipient of the ARM International Hall of Fame award. He has been a frequent presenter at rotational molding conferences throughout the world. He holds a BSME from Virginia Polytechnic Institute.

Mark KearnsMark Kearns
Global Contributor/Northern Ireland

Mark is the Rotational Moulding Research Manager of the Polymer Processing Research Centre at Queen’s University of Belfast. He is a Chartered Chemical Engineer with a M. Phil Degree in Rotational Moulding. Mark manages rotational moulding research and development projects for companies across Europe, Australasia, and North America.

Ravi MehraRavi Mehra
Global Contributor/USA & India

Ravi Mehra, Managing Director Norstar Int’l, has been associated with the rotational molding industry in the USA since the early 1970s, first as a molder and currently as a supplier/consultant to the industry. He is a Past President of ARM and is still active on its Forums & Programs Committee. In 2004, Ravi was awarded the Distinguished Services Award by ARM; and in 2005, he was inducted into the ARM Hall of Fame. He is the Founding Chairman of the India-StAR, and currently serves on the board of ARMO – Affiliation of Rotational Moulding Organizations, representing StAR.

Bill SpenceleyBill Spenceley
Department Contributor/Canada

Bill Spenceley is the President/Owner of Flexahopper Plastics Ltd. located in Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada. He has been involved in the industry for over 30 years, travels extensively, and currently serves on both the ARM and ARMO boards. He has been a frequent presenter on energy reduction in rotational moulding and holds a BSc Chemistry with studies in Chemical Engineering.