Garment finishing specialists Colmac Industries has appointed Andrew Lake to its research and development team. A graduate from the University of Idaho, Lake will be working with the Colmac team of engineers to create new innovative products, as well as finding ways to improve existing products.

Lake’s research included work with simulated transient heat transfer for an electric resistant heating method. These areas of study will assist him as he looks to improve and create products to assist laundries in their garment finishing departments.