Who is the Brilex Group of Companies?

The Brilex Group of Companies developed over the course of the past 24 years; however, in 2010, the group was officially established when Brilex Industries expanded their facilities, formed joint ventures and purchased the assets of the Taylor-Winfield Corporation (now known as Taylor-Winfield Technologies).
Our group consists of the following member companies:
  • Brilex Industries, Inc.
  • Taylor-Winfield Technologies, Inc.
  • BBM Railway Equipment, LLC
  • Brilex Technical Solutions, LLC
The Group brings together the synergies of industry’s best and understands the importance of, and is committed to the highest quality products, on-time deliveries, superior customer service and competitive pricing.

Career Opportunities

Below, browse a list of career opportunities within The Brilex Group of Companies. You can navigate through the companies by clicking on the tiles with the company name to expand the opportunities, and click on the position title to expand the details. To apply for a position, click here, or click the "Apply Now" link at the bottom of the position details.

Brilex Industries, Inc. (6)

6g Welder



Job Title: 6g Welder
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: None
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

Job Summary

The Welder is responsible for set up and operation of conventional welding equipment in a fabrication/job shop environment. This position does require a flexible work schedule, but will primarily be a 1st shift position. 

Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ years of experience in the layout, fabrication, and welding of metal components
  • Adept at various types of metal joining
  • Knowledge of mathematics used to calculate dimensions and tolerances
  • Mechanical aptitude using a variety of hand tools and shop equipment
  • Working knowledge of industry standards for welding and fabrication
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprint
  • Ability to weld in all position
  • 3-5 years experience working with 1/16th wire or larger
  • Must possess own hand tools and tool box
  • Must be able to take and pass a vision acuity test
Essential Physical Functions
  • Climb and work from ladders
  • Frequent standing, sitting, stooping, kneeling, and bending
  • Lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Work from a kneeling or laying position when required
  • Exposure to fumes, noise, and varying temperatures
Equipment Used
  • Welding equipment
  • Common hand tools (i.e. drills, grinders, cutters, etc.)
  • Fork Lift
  • Overhead cranes


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Estimator



Job Title: Estimator
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Estimating Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Estimator position is responsible for providing professional level estimating support in a fast paced environment. This position will provide accurate, organized and responsive cost estimates related to materials, labor and time to satisfy internal / external customers.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Calculates labor, material and time requirements as they relate to proposals, blue prints, engineering drawings and other specifications within a job shop environment
  • Calculates estimated production time and man-hours required to carry out the work in accordance with customer scope and industry standards
  • Develop cost estimates of materials and work performed internally
  • Maintains current production labor rates and material cost data necessary to produce quote
  • Develop and maintain relationships with suppliers
  • Ability to interpret customer drawings and specs from a variety of industries to incorporate into a detailed quote

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2-4 years of related experience in a job shop fabrication environment with a focus on fabrication/welding and/or machining
  • Combination of education and relevant work experience considered
  • Ability to understand and interpret blue prints / engineering drawings
  • Ability to communicate effectively to build/develop internal and external customer relationships
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite  and basic relevant computer skills
  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Adept at prioritizing multiple tasks/projects
  • Sensitive to customer needs and deadlines
  • Must be resourceful and a self-starter with the ability to work independently with minimal supervision

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Previous work experience as a CNC Machinist and /or Welder/Fitter in a medium to heavy fabrication environment

 

Essential Physical Functions Needed N/A

Equipment Used

·         Computer, calculator, ruler, scanner

·         Microsoft Excel, Adobe PDF

·         Job Quote Tool, Docuware, JobScope & JS Reports, Quote Log



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Large HBM 2nd Shift Machinist



Job Title: Large HBM 2nd Shift Machinist
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Machine Shop Supervisor
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

POSITION REPORTS TO: Machine Shop Supervisor

DIRECT REPORTS: 0 

EXEMPT OR NON-EXEMPT: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The CNC Machinist works with computer numeric controlled (CNC) heavy machinery from set up to operation to produce parts and tools from metal or other materials. The CNC Machinist operates CNC Horizontal and Vertical Mills and Machining Centers utilizing medium to heavy steel plate in a fabrication/job shop environment. The CNC Machinist is to process methods in accordance with specifications and quality standards.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Interpret packet of router, engineering drawings, blue prints, and other work instructions

·         Program review, including debugging and problem solving

·         Load feed mechanism by using an overhead crane to lift materials into position

·         Perform typical machine shop operations

·         Mill, turn, drill, tap, de-bur, saw, and sand fabrications

·         Verify settings by measures, marks, and scribe dimensions and reference points on first-run part

·         Clean and perform inspections of the first-run part, machines, and tooling

·         Select, align, and secure holding fixtures, cutting tools, attachments, accessories, and materials on machines as necessary to machine parts as required

·         Calculate and set controls to regulate machining factors such as speed, feed and depth, and angle of cut, or enter commands to retrieve, input, or edit computerized machine control according to guidelines

·         Troubleshoot malfunctions or resolve issues as required

·         Perform routine maintenance on machines as required

·         Measure dimensions of finished work pieces to ensure conformance to specifications

·         Maintain a safe, organized and clean work environment.

·         Operate multiple machines when practical and necessary

·         Perform all other duties, as assigned

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         High School diploma or graduation from a certified technical school

·         3-5 years prior CNC Machining experience

·         Experience machining medium to heavy plate fabrications

·         Solid knowledge of reading and interpreting blue prints, performing set-ups and editing programs in G & M code

·         Willingness to be cross trained across multiple pieces of equipment

·         Adherence to safe work practices

·         Must be able to take and pass a vision acuity test

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) certification

·         Work keys

·         Experience working in a fabrication/job shop environment

Essential Physical Functions Needed

·         Ability to frequently lift/push/pull 50 pound objects

·         Use of hands/fingers to grasp, pull, handle and manipulate parts and tools

·         Ability to constantly stand and walk throughout the workday

·         Frequent ability to sit at work station

·         Exposure to noise, fumes and varying temperature

·         Perform repetitive motions

·         Hand-eye coordination

·         Must be able to take and pass a vision acuity test

Equipment USed:

·         Forklift

·         Overhead crane

·         CNC milling equipment

·         Various inspection gauges



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Machine Assembler



Job Title: Machine Assembler
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Supervisor-Machine Assembly
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Machine Assembler is responsible for the mechanical assembly of machines per designs provided by the Mechanical Engineering Department.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

·      Read and interpret mechanical assembly drawings and parts lists.

·      Assemble fabricated and purchased parts using assembly drawings and parts lists provided by engineering.

·      Align components to designed tolerances.

·      Install moving parts such as shafts, levers, bearings, etc and verifies proper movement.

·      Use hand or power tools to trim, shim, cut or make other adjustments for proper component assembly.

·      Bend and fit piping and tubing for water, hydraulic, pneumatic and lubrication systems.

·      Operate overhead cranes, industrial fork trucks, and aerial lifts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·      3+ years of experience building mechanical assemblies for production machinery

·      Proficient in reading and interpreting mechanical assembly, hydraulic, and pneumatic schematic drawings

·      Strong shop math and measurement skills

·      Must possess own hand tools and tool box

·      Proven mechanical aptitude using a variety of hand tools and shop equipment

·      Working knowledge of industry standards for mechanical assembly

ESSENTIAL PHYSICAL FUNCTIONS NEEDED:

·      Stand for extended periods of time

·      Climb and work from ladders

·      Work from an Aerial Lift

·      Lift a minimum of 75 lbs.

·      Work from a kneeling or laying position when required

EQUIPMENT USED:

·      Common hand tools (i.e. drills, grinders, cutters, impact wrenches, etc.)

·      Common shop equipment (i.e. pipe bender, pipe threader, drill press, power saw, band saw, etc.)

·      Industrial fork truck

·      Overhead cranes

·      Aerial lifts



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Rolling Operator



Job Title: Rolling Operator
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: Plant Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Rolling Operator is responsible for running manual and CNC plate bending roll equipment, and will be trained on our processes and procedures to produce high quality shells and vessels.  The operator will run material handling equipment such as overhead cranes with plate hooks and/or vacuum lifts to load various sized plate into the rolling equipment, roll the material, and unload the material.  The operator will do quality checks as dictated by a quality plan to validate the product being produced.  After becoming proficient at our rolling operation the operator would be trained on Submerged Arc Welding (SAW aka Sub Arc Welding) so they can be totally self-sufficient within the work cell.  Plate rolling thickness range from ¼” to 6” thick plate, and a background or experience in all size ranges is desired.  Exposure to bending presses is also advantageous.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Review job traveler and related documents describing work to be performed and in what sequence

·         Review customer blueprints and engineering drawings as needed for build requirements

·         Run material handling equipment such as overhead cranes with plate hooks and/or vacuum lifts

·         Load various sized plate into the rolling equipment, roll the material, and unload the material

·         Perform quality checks as dictated by a quality plan to validate the product being produced

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Minimum 2 years’ experience in manufacturing environment

·         Previous plate rolling experience

·         High school diploma or equivalent

·         Previous mechanical, electrical, hydraulic or pneumatic assembly experience in a manufacturing environment

·         Strong mechanical ability

·         ACT Work Keys Career Readiness certification required

·         Ability to operate overhead cranes and motorized lift equipment

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Post high school training in mechanics, i.e. auto mechanics, industrial maintenance, industrial hydraulics and/or pneumatics, etc.

·         Manufacturing Skills Standards Council (MSSC) certification

·         Experience with oxygen acetyline burning equipment.

·         Ability to perform light welding.

Essential Physical Functions Needed

·         Stand for long periods of time up to and exceeding 4 hours

·         Climb on narrow tread ladders and platforms

·         Frequently lift up to 50 lbs.

·         Squat and work at low proximity to floor level.

·         Pull and push large mechanical assembly tools, wrenches, etc.

·         Work with arms extended above shoulder and/or head level.

Equipment Used

·         Overhead cranes and lifting equipment

·         Electric grinders, electric cutoff saws, and hydraulic power equipment

·         Precision hand held inspection equipment

·         Plate bending rolls



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Welder (2nd Shift)



Job Title: Welder (2nd Shift)
Company: Brilex Industries, Inc.
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

Job Summary

The Welder is responsible for set up and operation of conventional welding equipment in a fabrication/job shop environment. This position does require a flexible work schedule, but will primarily be a 1st shift position. 

Minimum Qualifications
  • 3+ years of experience in the layout, fabrication, and welding of metal components
  • Adept at various types of metal joining
  • Knowledge of mathematics used to calculate dimensions and tolerances
  • Mechanical aptitude using a variety of hand tools and shop equipment
  • Working knowledge of industry standards for welding and fabrication
  • Ability to read, understand and interpret blueprint
  • Ability to weld in all position
  • 3-5 years experience working with 1/16th wire or larger
  • Must possess own hand tools and tool box
  • Must be able to take and pass a vision acuity test
Essential Physical Functions
  • Climb and work from ladders
  • Frequent standing, sitting, stooping, kneeling, and bending
  • Lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
  • Work from a kneeling or laying position when required
  • Exposure to fumes, noise, and varying temperatures
Equipment Used
  • Welding equipment
  • Common hand tools (i.e. drills, grinders, cutters, etc.)
  • Fork Lift
  • Overhead cranes


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Taylor-Winfield Technologies (2)

Project Manager



Job Title: Project Manager
Company: Taylor-Winfield Technologies
Reports To: Sr. Project Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  The Project Manager is the main interface with the customer for Capital Equipment Projects from Point of Order thru Shipment, including Warranty and Accounts Receivable.  PM will oversee the planning, execution and tracking of short & long-term projects in the areas of budget, schedule and scope of supply.

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·          Manage Capital New Equipment Orders from Point of Order thru Warranty period, including Accounts Receivable.

This may include the following duties:

o    Review the sales order documentation for scope of work, cost and delivery clarity.

o    Create a work plan and schedule.

o    Facilitate internal project gate meetings to communicate project deliverables and work plan to meet Company On-Time Delivery & On Budget in a timely and clear fashion

o    Maintain project documentation and facilitate communications with all stakeholders.

o    Serve as the main point of contact with the customer on all communications pertaining to drawing approvals, project status, customer site visits and Factory Acceptance Testing arrangements.

o   Oversight to ensure compliance to all contractual Terms & Conditions agreed to by Company.

o    Work with a large external companies while simultaneously managing internal processes, responding quickly to changing priorities.

·          Responsibility to manage and record Percentage of Completion (POC)  and Cash Flows

·          Spends 5-10% of time exploring growth within Company

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·          Bachelor’s Degree

·          5 years training and practical experience in Project Management in an OEM atmosphere with experience managing domestic and international projects

·          Customer Service Oriented

·          Highly organized planner with an attention to detail and ability to successfully problem solve

·          Enthusiastic with a drive for results

·          Ability to multi-task in fast paced environment

·          Strong communication skills, verbal and written.

·          Detailed knowledge of terms and conditions of sale

·          Thorough understanding of internal order flow and company standard operating procedures

·          Fully in support of Taylor-Winfield core values

 

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·          Project Management Professional (PMP) Certification/Training or equivalent work experience.

·          Successful track record in managing numerous simultaneous projects

·          Significant experience in technical capital equipment custom engineering & manufacturing environment

·          Experience working with mid and senior level stakeholders



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Test and Service Engineer



Job Title: Test and Service Engineer
Company: Taylor-Winfield Technologies
Reports To: Test & Service Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt

JOB SUMMARY:  

The Test and Service Engineer will be a part of our service group with a focus on machine testing and field service support for customers. The successful candidate will be technically oriented with strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills.


 MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

·         Test and debug automated machinery

·         Service existing equipment at customer’s facilities

·         Write professional service reports

·         Train customers to operate machinery

·         Travel domestically and internationally up to 40% of the time

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Experience in the set-up, start-up and commissioning of automated machinery

·         Ability to troubleshoot PLC  logic programs

·         Ability to troubleshoot machinery set-up, hydraulics, pneumatics, and electrical control systems

·         Experience with programming and troubleshooting robotic systems

·         Ability to read and interpret schematic drawings for hydraulic, pneumatic, and electrical control systems

·         Prior knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

·         Demonstrate technical writing ability

·         Strong customer satisfaction attitude

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

·         Associate’s or Bachelor’s in Mechanical, Electrical, Industrial Engineering or related field

·         Experience with Resistance Welding, Induction Heating, and Arc Welding 

Essential Physical Functions Needed

·         Frequent standing, walking, stooping, laying, and kneeling

·         Climb and work from ladders

·         Work from aerial lift

·         Ability to lift up to 50 lbs.

·         Exposure to fumes, noise, and varying temperatures

Equipment Used

·         Overhead crane

·         Fork Lift

·         Electronic Test Equipment

·         Mechanical Test Equipment

·         Hand tools

·         Measuring devices (i.e. Micrometers)



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BBM Railway Equipment, LLC (3)

Field Service Project Manager



Job Title: Field Service Project Manager
Company: BBM Railway Equipment, LLC
Reports To: Field Service Manager
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

BBM Railway Equipment, LLC, based in Youngstown, Ohio is one of the leading railway maintenance equipment providers within North America.  BBM designs several rolling stock maintenance machines, including but not limited to; Wheel-set Presses, Bearing Presses, Truck Presses, Truck Testing Stands, and various types of custom designed equipment.  In 2018, BBM Railway Equipment added high-quality lifting and rotating products, along with dedicated spare parts and field service support.  This very talented and dedicated group has significant experience in engineering, manufacturing, and service for several lifting and rotating products. Some of the specific products are Drop Tables, Car Hoists, Portable Electric Jacks, Truck Hoists, Truck Rotators, Turntables and more.

General Overview

The Field Service Project Manager will be responsible for the initiation, coordination, direction, control and completion of multiple projects at the same time, while remaining aligned with the specific scope of the project.

Responsibilities

·         Manage small to large equipment rebuild contracts with Class 1 freight railroads and transit authorities.

·         Set baseline job budgets during project initiation to monitor and adjust as needed throughout the life of the project.

·         Build master project schedules (gantt charts) from sales estimates and subcontractor schedules.

·         Issue purchase orders to component and subcontract suppliers.

·         Interface directly with customers as the central point of contact for scheduling and executing work.

·         Manage the original scope of supply for all field service projects (small and large) and thoroughly communicate this with the customer and the field service technicians; process change orders as necessary when scope change is requested.

·         Coordinate and track receivables, free issued components, factory testing materials, etc.

·         Coordinate and track deliverables as required by the contract/specification; design submittal packages, operation and maintenance manuals, training manuals, etc.

·         Organize shipments and generate packing lists within the ERP for proper shipment tracking.

·         Generate preliminary parts lists for spare parts and service projects.

·         Work with suppliers to get new/updated quotations for replacement parts.

·         Review Field Service Reports from Technicians and modify as necessary to assure a professional level.

·         Reviewing and updating Operation and Maintenance Manuals.

·         Support the Spare Parts/Service Manger as needed.

·         Any other related tasks required

 

Qualifications

·         Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering/Engineering Technology preferred.

·         Certification in Project Management (CAPM or PMP) preferred.

·         Minimum 7-10 years’ experience

·         Strong interpersonal and communication skills.

·         Strong computer skills (Microsoft Office, Microsoft Project, ERP Systems)

·         Experience in managing multi-million dollar contracts is a plus.

·         Experience in the railroad industry is a plus.

·         Experience in construction management is a plus.



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Field Service Technican - Mechanical



Job Title: Field Service Technican - Mechanical
Company: BBM Railway Equipment, LLC
Reports To: Field Service Manager
Direct Reports: 
Exempt / Non-Exempt: 

General Overview

The Field Service Technician will be responsible for supervising the installation of the company’s equipment in the field, providing start-up, testing, and training services in the field, performing inspection and preventive maintenance services for equipment in the field, troubleshooting repairing and assisting with upgrades on existing equipment in the field.  Work will include extensive travel, both within and outside of the United States.

Responsibilities

·         Equipment Installations – Supervise the installation of capital equipment and provide startup, testing and training services in the field.

·         Equipment Maintenance – Perform inspection and preventive maintenance services.

·         Equipment Service – Troubleshoot and repair equipment in the field as needed.

·         Equipment Upgrades – Assist in the upgrading of existing equipment in the field.

·         Technical Support – Whether working at the company’s facilities or in the field, assist in responding to requests for technical support for the operation, maintenance, and servicing of customer equipment.

·         Operation, Maintenance and Training Materials – Assist in the development or updating of equipment operation, maintenance and training materials related to the company’s products.

·         Advanced Planning – Assist in the development of detailed installation and field service plans prior to going out in the field to prepare appropriate schedules, and better understand the rigging, material staging and resource requirements, relating to such activities.

·         General Customer Assistance – Assist the Field Service Manager, the Project Manager and Engineering Manager in providing other services to the company’s customers.

·         Reporting Requirements – Generate comprehensive daily field service reports in a detailed and professional manner.

Qualifications

·         Minimum 5 years’ experience in technical support of industrial equipment.

·         Minimum 5 years’ experience in assembly and/or service for large capital equipment projects.

·         Experience with rigging and lifting equipment (overhead, gantry, and jib cranes, forklifts, etc.) required; NCCCO Certification preferred.

·         Experience with welding (MIG, TIG and/or Stick) required; AWS Certification preferred.

·         Experience with general hand tools and large power tools and pneumatic tools required.

·         Experience with equipment foundation work (concrete, grout, form work, anchoring methods, etc.) preferred.

·         Willing to be assertive while technically supervising the work of third-party contractors in the field to protect the company’s interests.

·         Ability to read and understand technical drawings, specifications, and other documentation for large, moving equipment.

·         Capable of operating with minimum supervision, strong problem-solving skills and strong verbal and written communication skills.

·         Must be able to work well with people (colleagues, subcontractors, clients, etc.)

·         Must hold a current driver’s license and be willing to travel; approximately 75% travel required.



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Project Manager



Job Title: Project Manager
Company: BBM Railway Equipment, LLC
Reports To: 
Direct Reports: 0
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Exempt

General Overview

The project manager will be responsible for the initiation, coordination, direction, control and completion of multiple projects at the same time, while remaining aligned with the specific scope of the project.

Responsibilities

·      ·  Manage capital equipment contracts with Class 1 freight railroads, major inner city transit authorities and construction general contractors.

·      ·  Set baseline job budgets during project initiation to monitor and adjust as needed throughout the life of the project.
·   Build master project schedules (gantt charts) from sales estimates and subcontractor schedules.
·   Track progress payment milestones and generate invoices within the ERP system to be sent to customers accordingly.
·   Issue purchase orders to major suppliers for long lead time items, specialty components, and subcontracted services.
·   Interface directly with customers as the main point of contact between engineering, manufacturing and the client.
·   Evaluate equipment specifications alongside engineering to determine specification compliance; generate compliance matrices as needed for each project.
·   Manage the original scope of supply and thoroughly communicate this with the customer; process change orders as necessary when scope creep occurs.
·   Coordinate and track receivables from the customer that are necessary for timely project completion; free issued components, factory testing materials, etc.
·    Coordinate and track deliverables as required by the contract/specification; design submittal packages, operation and maintenance manuals, training manuals, etc.
·    Organize shipments and generate packing lists within the ERP for proper shipment tracking
.

Qualifications

·     ·    Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering/Engineering Technology required.

·     ·    Master of Business Administration (MBA) preferred.

·      ·   Certification in Project Management (CAPM or PMP) preferred.

·      ·   Minimum 5 years’ experience

·      ·   Experience in managing multi-million dollar contracts is a plus.

·      ·   Experience in the railroad industry is a plus.

·      ·   Experience in construction management is a plus.



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