Pacific Green Technologies Appoints Senior Engineer for Asia
SAN JOSE, CA / ACCESSWIRE / October 18, 2016 / Pacific Green Technologies Technical Services Limited, ("PGTTS") a subsidiary of Pacific Green Technologies Inc. ("the Company") (OTCQB: PGTK) is pleased to announce the appointment of Larry Zeng ("Zeng") as Senior Engineer for Asia.
Zeng joins PGTTS at a key point following the impending commissioning of the Company's project in China at a 93MWe steelworks in Jiangsu Province in China. The project is the first project under the commercial joint venture agreement (JV) with POWERCHINA SPEM Co., Limited ("PCS"). PCS is a leading Chinese power equipment manufacturer and a subsidiary of POWERCHINA, the largest power plant equipment manufacturer in the People's Republic of China ("PRC").
Zeng comes to PGTTS from his role as Senior Process Engineer at Bantrel-Esso Alliance in Edmonton Canada and Zeng's key role will be to manage PGTTS's responsibilities in the rollout of projects that emanate from the JV with PCS in the PRC.
Zeng is fluent in English and Chinese having graduated from Hunan University and Zhengzhou Institute of Technology in China followed by a Ph.D in Chemical Engineering from the University of New Brunswick, Canada. He has been a Professional Engineer since 2002 and has published more than 40 technical reports on chemical and environmental engineering.
Ken McClelland Managing Director of PGTTS and the Company's Technical Director, commented: "Zeng is a highly knowledgeable engineer and his appointment is strategic to the expansion of our JV with PCS. He has been involved in process design and evaluation for over 15 years and his experience in developing process deliverables will be significant for the company."
Neil Carmichael, Chief Executive of the Company, commented: "I am delighted to welcome Zeng as Senior Engineer for Asia and his substantial experience coupled with his bilingual ability will ensure that our capacity and capability in PRC will expand exponentially."
About Pacific Green Technologies, Inc.
Pacific Green Technologies Inc. is focussed on addressing the world's need for cleaner and more sustainable energy. The company's strategy is to build through organic development and acquisition, a portfolio of patented competitive cutting edge technologies designed to meet increasingly stringent environmental standards.
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Neil Carmichael, President and Director
Pacific Green Technologies
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