SAN JOSE, Calif., Sept. 23, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Pacific Green Technologies Inc. (PGTK or the “Company”) (OTCQB: PGTK), owner of the ENVI-Marine™ and ENVI-Clean™ Exhaust Gas Scrubbing Systems, today announced that Gisle Kevin has been appointed as Vice President New Build Sales.
Scott Poulter, Pacific Green Technologies’ CEO said, “Gisle joins us at a time when we’re scaling up to cater for the second wave of scrubber adopters who are choosing Pacific Green because of the quality of our scrubbers and our swift installation process. Gisle’s experience will also fit our longer term strategy as new ships are being built with scrubbers during the construction phase. I’m sure Gisle will make a big impact for us over the next few years.”
Gisle has worked in the marine industry since leaving the Royal Norwegian Navy in 1989 and most recently spent nearly eight years as Vice President Global Sales of ABB.
Before that he worked as a Marine Sales Manager at Honeywell, Sales Manager - Automation for L-3 Valmarine, Marine Sales Manager for Stork AS and as a Senior Surveyor for Det Norske Veritas.
Gisle has acquired a vast bank of experience in complex system/solution sales and has a high level of technical expertise gained over 30 years in the marine industry.
His technical and commercial background makes him a valuable addition to Pacific Green’s sales and customer team.
About Pacific Green Technologies, Inc.
In support of the world’s need for cleaner and more sustainable energy, Pacific Green Technologies has developed a portfolio of patented, emission control technologies that remove pollutants from marine engine, power plant and waste incinerator exhaust streams to meet increasingly stringent environmental standards. Pacific Green solutions utilize its patented “Turbo Head Technology™” which enables a more thorough mixing of exhaust gases and a chosen reagent solution that delivers more effective contaminant removal in a system that is both smaller and more efficient to build and operate.
Pacific Green formed a strategic joint venture with PowerChina SPEM, a unit of China's largest engineering, procurement, and construction firm, to support the manufacture, design, and installation of its solutions on a global scale, while also serving as an in-country sales agent for commercial opportunities in mainland China.
For more information: www.pacificgreentechnologies.com
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Released September 23, 2019