General Pump Company takes pride with its strong Management Team Technical field and shop operations and office administration. Our team consists of 50 full time employees with an average employee tenure of approximately 20 years. Furthermore, approximately half of the Company's employees have tenures of 30 years or more.
General Pump is unique in that the Company employs civil and mechanical engineers, hydrologists, certified welder-fitters, electricians, trained pump control & VFD specialists, truck & equipment repair technicians, and highly experienced factory-trained application engineers.
Michael Bodart, President & Director of Engineering
As President and Director of Engineering, Mr. Bodart oversees all of the Company's operations. In addition, he is a nationally recognized expert in the field of pump engineering and well rehabilitation. Mr. Bodart has been invited to give presentations on related subject matter for numerous national and regional industry associations. Mr. Bodart holds the General Engineering – A, C-57, D-21 and C-61 licenses for General Pump.
Over 35 years of experience and a Degree in Civil Engineering from University of Missouri
Fernando Munoz, Operations Manager/Quality Control
Mr. Munoz is responsible for the management and training of the Company's machine shop and field service crews. He has almost 40 years of experience in pump servicing, repair, and installation. In addition to his field service experience, Mr. Munoz is also an expert in well chemical treatment and disinfection.
Thomas Nanchy, Senior Project Manager
Mr. Nanchy has been in the well and pump industry for approximately 40 years and has been involved with hundreds of well rehabilitation. Highly regarded in the industry, he has given many presentations about well maintenance and rehabilitation for professional organizations throughout California.
Certified Pump Installer
Walter "RAY" Reece Jr. General Manager
Combined 40 years of experience managing businesses providing well rehabilitation, maintenance, well drilling, coring, pump manufacturing, and investigative drilling in the environmental, mining, energy and water resource industries.
Earned two Bachelor of Science degrees in Business Administration and Management including a Finance focus.
Identified, developed and negotiated contracts with private, public and governmental agencies to safely and successfully provide well rehabilitation technologies, pump and motor maintenance, drilling and construction services for a variety of applications.
Ray has devoted time to technological transfers of information by conducting industry related seminars and guest lecturing at High Schools, Colleges, Universities, SME, AWWA, and the California Nevada American Water Works Association (Cal-NV AWWA).