John D Sims has been named executive vice president, primary titanium operations, and engineered alloys and products for ATI. In this new position, Sims is responsible for ATI’s engineered products segment in addition to his continuing responsibilities for ATI’s primary titanium operations and ATI Wah Chang. Sims continues to report to Richard J Harshman, ATI’s chairman, president and CEO, and continues to serve on ATI’s executive committee. Mr. Sims is now responsible for the following ATI operations:

  • ATI Wah Chang
  • ATI’s primary titanium operations, which include ATI’s titanium sponge operations in Rowley, Utah, and ATI’s titanium operations in Albany, Oregon and Richland, Washington
  • ATI tungsten materials
  • ATI Portland Forge
  • ATI casting service
  • ATI fabricated components
  • ATI precision finishing

Tucker S Redford has been named president of ATI Wah Chang. He will report to Sims.