April 3, 2014
United States Steel Corp., Pittsburgh, has announced a series of executive management appointments.
David L. Britten, who previously served as senior vice president – tubular operations, has been named to the newly created position of senior vice president and chief technology officer. Before joining the company in 2011, he served as executive vice president of SSAB and president of SSAB's Americas division.
Anthony R. Bridge, formerly vice president – engineering and technology, has announced he will retire at the end of May after 16 years of service with the firm. David J. Rintoul, who currently leads the Carnegie Way initiative, will assume the role of senior vice president – tubular business. Rintoul joined the company in 2007. Before his current role, he served as president of U.S. Steel’s operations in Slovakia.
In addition, the company has appointed Geoff M. Turk to the role of vice president – transformation. He joins the firm following a 24-year career with Caterpillar, where he most recently served as director of advanced components and systems products.