Anchor Pump and Engineered Equipment is a
merger of Anchor Sales Associates, Inc. (1981), Kriebel Engineered
Equipment, Ltd. (1989), and Pumping Equipment Co. (1961) and is a full-service
distributor and manufacturers' representative of the highest quality industrial
pumping, process and environmental equipment available on the market.
Located in Warminster,
Pennsylvania, Anchor Pump provides sales, service, engineering, and training in
eastern Pennsylvania, New Jersey, NY City, Long Island and Delaware.
Jim Tallia, P.E.
Jim started his career
working for a major petroleum refiner and distributor. He
later was.... Jim acquired Anchor Sales Associates, Inc. in
2003 and is the President of Anchor Pump and Engineered Equipment.
Jim is a licensed engineer and received his B.S.M.E. from
Institute of Technology and his M.B.A from the
University of Southern
Doug Kriebel, P.E.
After almost 20 years as
sales engineer and regional manager with one of the world's largest pump
manufacturers, Doug started Kriebel Engineered Equipment, Inc., in 1989.
Now, after 40 years of industrial equipment sales in the Greater Delaware Valley, Doug combines his experience in large projects and
pump instruction to assist engineers at consulting firms, chemical and pharmaceutical corporate headquarters and refineries.
Doug has a B.S.Ch.E. degree from Michigan Tech, is a licensed engineer, a member of AIChE
and the 2011 Delaware Valley Engineer of the Year.
Doug has been an instructor at the Pump Users Expo sponsored by Pumps and Systems Magazine.
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Charlie’s first meaningful job was with A-C Supply Co. from
1963 through 1981. A-C Supply specialized in power
transmission, material handling, motors, pumps and air
compressors. Charlie was a founding member of Anchor
Sales Associates in 1981. He served as President, Board
Chairman, and most rewardingly as Sales Manager. Our first
major lines were Peerless Pump.
Anchor has expanded over the last seven years, Charlie has
served as one of our specialists in pumps and VFDs providing
training and sales support as well as handling key accounts.
Charlie has a total of over fifty years of industrial sales
service in the Delaware Valley.
Ralph was born and raised in NJ and still here. He Graduated
Bucknell University with a degree in engineering.
Immediately after graduating Ralph went to work for Ingersoll
Rand. He took time out for active duty, 2nd Lt. Army
Engineers and ended up at Ft. Dix building rifle ranges.
returning to the civilian work force he went to work for
Layne & Bowler NYC in sales for 6 years. His career path
then took him to Pumping Equipment Co. (PECo) NJ as VP and
eventually President and owner. With the merger with
Anchor Sales Ralph covers
North/Central New Jersey & NYC Territory Key Accounts and
|Lisa Walton, P.E.
Nine years of engineering
for a major A/E consulting firm provided Lisa with a strong base in process system design, along with equipment
specification and evaluation. Since joining in 1997, her ability to analyze installations
has provided an added benefit to our northeastern PA clients. Lisa received her B.S.M.E from
Valparaiso University and her M.S.M.E. from
is a licensed engineer, and was honored in 1996 as the
Young Engineer of the Year by the Engineers' Club of Philadelphia.
She is a member of NSPE, PSPE and serves on the executive board of the
Lehigh Valley SWE
Along with covering Philadelphia and the surrounding counties
for all our equipment Frank is our lead Nederman salesman. His
over ten years of
sales experience including two working directly for Nederman
enable him to analyze, define and solve our clients' dust and
fume problems. Frank has a B.S.B.A from
and spends weekends tinkering with his current classic car
and is on the board of the
Philadelphia American Welding
Bob Joined Anchor Sales in April of 2011. He provides sales
and technical support to Northern New Jersey, the southern
counties of New York State as well as the 5 boroughs of New
York City. Bob brings a very successful sales history to
Anchor mostly in a Chemical Specialty technical sales
capacity. Bob’s sales efforts have assisted major
manufacturers of paints, coatings, inks adhesives, plastics
and personal care in new product formulations and
Bob’s educational background was strongly rooted in the
Biology and Chemistry fields and he plans to pursue his MBA
once he successfully expands and supports sales for Anchor
Sales in his territory.
Raised here in the Delaware
Valley, Rob came to the team in 1994 fresh out of
University. Now as the office and inside application engineering manager, Rob
offers solutions and answers to customers' needs and coordinates
activities between customers and our outside sales force.
Rob received a B.S.I.E. from W.V.U. and is putting his Eagle Scout rank back to
work as an active leader in his local
Boy Scout troop.
Gerry joined Anchor Sales in August
of 2007. His primary focus is sizing and quoting pumps for customer’s
conditions. Gerry has over 40 years of experience in the industrial equipment
industry having worked for ProMinent as regional manager and owning his own
pump rep firm.
Gerry grew up in Philadelphia and graduated from
Penn State with a degree in
Civil Engineering. In his spare time, Gerry plays golf and spends time with his
family and enjoys traveling to Hawaii annually with his wife.
joined Anchor Sales in August of 2010. His primary focus is sizing and quoting
Variable Frequency Drives as well as customer service for pumps and parts.
Devin has years of motor, VFD, alignment and vibration experience having worked
for local motor shops in both sales and service.
In addition to going to school for learning computer networking systems in his
spare time, Devin repairs computers and spends time with his family.
Marc joined the team in 2011 and
brings with him knowledge of the sheet metal industry. This gives him an
understanding of their projects involving air handling and balancing. This has
allowed him to step in and be our main contact for our Nederman source capture
equipment designed to protect the industrial worker.
Mark is a local product having graduated from Upper Moreland High School where
he was a member of the Varsity Ice Hockey and Varsity Football teams.
Afterwards he attended Montgomery Community College and was a Youth Hockey
joined Kriebel Engineered Equipment Ltd in 2002 part time to keep the accounts
receivables and payables in order. With the merger of Kriebel Engineered
Equipment, Ltd. and Anchor Sales she was put in charge of the billing and
collections of both companies. Now a full time member she is responding to our
customer inquiries on shipping and accounting information.
Jamie has an Associated Degree in Business, is a Public Notary, and certified
in Quickbooks. When she is not busy keeping the company running in the right
direction she is taking classes at
Albright College to
complete her Accounting degree.