K2 Pure Solutions Adds To Its Technical Staff

06/02/2008 in Company News

Toronto – June 2, 2008

As K2 Pure Solutions continues its plans to deploy a network of vertically integrated, inherently safe chlor-alkali facilities across the United States; K2 Pure Solutions is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. A. Gowher Sheriff to the position of Mechanical Design Engineer and Mr. Neelesh Shah to the position of Controls and Instrumentation Engineer.

Richard Anthony, K2 Pure Solutions Director of Engineering comments that "K2 Pure is continuing its mandate of recruiting only the best and most experienced engineers in order to add to the technical core competency necessary for constructing and commissioning our state-of-the-art, inherently safe chlor-alkali plants in the U.S. Mr. Sheriff and Mr. Shah are welcome additions to the K2 Pure technical family and are sure to be considerable assets as K2 Pure continues developing its unique and necessary business."

Mr. A. Gowher Sheriff, a Mechanical Engineer, has over 30 years of in depth engineering knowledge in modern membrane cell chlor-alkali plants, including the design, engineering, erection, commissioning, operation and maintenance of facilities.  Before joining K2 Pure Solutions, Mr. Sheriff worked in similar capacities for ICI Chemicals, Occidental Chemical Corporation, Eltech Systems and BleachTech LLC. Mr. Sheriff obtained a B.Sc. in Engineering and is a Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Mr. Neelesh Shah earned his Honours B.Sc. in Engineering in Instrumentation and Control with First Class distinction from Gujarat University, India. He is an instrument and control engineer specializing in the programming, commissioning and maintenance of instrumentation and distributed control systems in chlor-alkali facilities.  Mr. Shah previously fulfilled the same functions for Mardia Chemicals Ltd. (India) and Oman Chlorine S.A.O.G (OMAN).  Mr. Shah has also worked as an Instrumentation and Control specialist for Stelco Steel (Canada) and most recently as the Instrumentation & DCS control specialist at BleachTech LLC.

The addition of top quality technical professionals will continue to be a focus for K2 Pure Solutions as the current business and homeland security environment continue to demand a solution that mitigates the need to transport chlorine, an essential yet extremely hazardous and toxic chemical.

About K2 Pure Solutions

K2 Pure Solutions' mission is to reduce the need to transport chlorine for water treatment by deploying and funding a North America wide network of state-of-the-art facilities utilizing inherently safe technology. K2 Pure Solutions was founded by David Cynamon and Howard Brodie, the founders of KIK Custom Products, www.kikcorp.com, North America's largest contract manufacturer of private label household bleach, personal care and household cleaning products.