CRYSTAL LAKE – William Guptail, a 45-year employee of General Kinematics Corp. in Crystal Lake, has been inducted by the CMRA (Construction Materials Recycling Association) into the C & D Recycling Hall of Fame. Beginning his career with General Kinematics as an engineer, Guptail advanced to positions of sales engineer, industry sales manager, and his current position of director of recycling. Guptail has been involved in the recycling industry since the early 1980s.
The formal induction in the hall of fame will be Monday at the C & D World Exhibition & Conference in Tampa. In Guptail’s honor, General Kinematics CEO Paul Musschoot declared last Thursday as “Bill Guptail Appreciation Day.” A luncheon was held for Guptail with the entire company in attendance.
General Kinematics Corp.. 5050 Rickert Road, is a leading supplier of vibratory equipment, rotary equipment, and process systems to manufacturing and material processing organizations throughout the world.