Rich Collins

“I enjoy helping people become successful with their operations. To evaluate, prepare, and implement good ideas that provide successful results, creates a winning environment for everyone.”

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Rich Collins


Rich Collins has 14 years of experience in healthcare and hospitality laundry operations. He improves plant operations by finding the root cause of deficiencies within the system. With strategies catered to each client, the problems are remedied, with long-lasting improvements put in place. He brings an extensive skill set to the table, which greatly maximizes plant functionality. Having spent many years as a Chief Engineer to a 25-million-pound healthcare facility, Rich understands how to make the best use of current machinery and layout. This is critical to understanding and having realistic goals for your operation.

Areas of Expertise:

  • Operations
  • Project Management
  • Maintaining Budgets
  • Logistical Strategy
  • Corporate Staff
  • Personnel Training
  • Engineering & Production
  • Service Contracts

Career Highlights

Recently, Rich saw success on a Seven-month project at a 45-million-pound plant. A detailed assessment was performed and strategies were initiated to make improvements throughout the operations. Management and supervisors were trained, productivity increased, and costs were reduced.
In addition, for a $3.6 Million hospitality laundry facility project, he served as project manager, where he redesigned plant layout and system integration over a 16-month implementation. The result of his implementation saw the facility operating at maximum efficiency.

Accreditations and Credentials

  • Forklift Operation
  • Lockout/Tagout
  • Confined Spaces
  • Hazardous Materials
  • Fall Protection
  • General Safety