March 8, 2007
Keith Westwood, who had been with Wolverine Tube Inc. since May 1985, died in his sleep Jan. 22. Chip Manning, vice president-Fabricated Products & general counsel, said that Westwood was a great contributor to the company and was well respected for his knowledge and passion for the business. Over the years, Westwood performed many roles, primarily in London as London’s quality and process manager, and for a period of time acted as the company’s corporate quality director. Westwood was well known in the copper industry, having served on many committees and technical development efforts with organizations such as the Canadian Copper & Brass Development Association (CCBDA) and ASTM. Westwood is survived by his wife Cathy and children Natalie and Graeme.