TSE is a third generation, family-owned company founded in 1962 by Walt and Helen Klingel. Their son, Robert R. Klingel, Sr., serves as TSE's C.E.O. Rob's three sons run the day-to-day operations of TSE: Richard "Rick" Klingel is TSE's President, Robert R. Klingel, Jr. runs TSE's Engineered Polymers Division, while Louis "Brad" Klingel runs TSE's UHMW Sheet Division, TSE-OK.
TSE's management and employees take pride in 50 years of quality work. TSE is a business partner you can count on and trust with your most critical products and parts. We are ISO 9001 2008 and ISO 13485 2003 Certified. TSE is based in Clearwater, Florida, with 225 dedicated employees occupying 207,000 square feet of facilities. TSE is a great place to work, offering competitive salaries, a full range of benefits, 401(k) and supplemental insurance.
The Klingel Family has always believed in and supported the Tampa Bay Community. In 2002, the Klingel Family Foundation was established to increase this effort by facilitating charitable giving to a wide range of outstanding organizations. Since its inception, the Klingel Family Foundation has given over $1,200,000 to various charities, including Hospice, The Ronald McDonald House, All Children’s Hospital, Moffit Cancer Center, the SPCA, and many others. Supporting the local community is a passion of the Klingel family. It is an honor to be part of these organizations.
Photos: Walter and Helen Klingel, Founders of TSE