(PRWEB) August 15, 2006
SHEC LABS - Solar Hydrogen Energy Corporation today announced that Victor Smith, President of the Consulting Services for Ingenium Group Inc., has joined its Board of Directors.
Victor Smith has been co-CEO of Ingenium and President of its Consulting Services Division since 2004. The Division operates globally through a network of offices in North America and in selected international locations as Giffels Associates, Giffels Inc., NORR Limited and NORR Group Consultants International.
An architect by profession, Victor has many years of experience with NORR in both Toronto and the Middle East. In 1990, he established NORR Group Consultants International, which is headquartered in Dubai, and provides regional A/E services.
In 1998, Victor was instrumental in the merger of NORR with Giffels to form one of the largest and oldest A/E firms in Canada. More recently, he spearheaded the acquisition of the US-based Giffels Inc. bringing the original parent company back into the fold of the Ingenium Group. Victor brings strong leadership, organizational and managerial skills to the delivery of Consulting Services. His corporate philosophy of creating strong business relationships, delivering innovative solutions and outstanding service drives the organization and has made the company a global player.
Tom Beck CEO/President of SHEC commented, "The addition of Mr. Smith to our Board of Directors will strengthen our company and is another step in our continuing endeavor to improve our company's commercialization efforts. Mr. Smith brings proven ability and leadership that is required in our Corporation to maximize growth, not only in Canada but globally as well," Mr. Beck went on to say. "It has been our mandate from inception to establish a strong Board of Directors and with this appointment we are taking a vital step in fulfilling our corporate goals."
The Ingenium Group of companies comprises a dedicated team of professionals whose strategic vision is to provide integrated consulting, design-build and asset management from a single source provider across North America. With over 950 professional staff in Canada, the United States, Middle East and select international markets, Ingenium continuously strives to deliver a high level of client service focused on quality, performance to budget and on-time completion.
Giffels has been responsible for performing independent technology validations for SHEC Since 2001. The company performed a feasibility study for SHEC's newly deployed solar hydrogen generator in Tempe, Arizona, in September of 2004, and Giffels has subsequently become a strategic partner with SHEC LABS.
About SHEC LABS - (Solar Hydrogen Energy Corporation)
SHEC LABS, a research and development company now embarking on commercialization, is a world leader in providing solutions for the production of clean, renewable energy for the emerging hydrogen economy. SHEC LABS, founded in 1996, has developed technologies to more economically harness the power of the sun, reduce the temperatures required for the disassociation of water, more economically produce hydrogen from fossil fuels and produce hydrogen from biomass sources.
Additional information about SHEC LABS may be found at http://www.shec-labs.com
For additional information, contact:
Ray Fehr, V.P. Marketing
SHEC LABS - Solar Hydrogen Energy Corporation
Phone: (306) 244-0122