Pinti Wang, President of Sulzer GTC Technology , has been presented with the 2019 Hydrocarbon Processing (HP) Lifetime Achievement accolade. The award ceremony, which took place earlier this month in Houston, TX, U.S., recognizes and honors the midstream and downstream processing industry’s top innovations and innovators.
The Executive Editor of Hydrocarbon Processing, a leading oil and gas trade journal for the industry, announced Pinti Wang as one of the two winners from among four finalists. The nominations were voted on by an advisory board consisting of operating companies, engineering, procurement and construction contractors (EPCs), licensors, consultants and equipment/service companies.
Mr. Wang has been serving the oil and gas sector with leading chemical and process engineering solutions for 40 years. He founded GTC Technology in 2002, where he acted as CEO and Chairman. Under his leadership, the company became a global licensor of process technologies and mass transfer solutions for the oil refining and petrochemical industry. Now that GTC Technology has been acquired by Sulzer, Mr. Wang continues to play a vital role as President of Sulzer GTC.
Mr. Wang said: “I am honored to have been nominated and selected for the 2019 HP Lifetime Achievement award. I feel that this prize recognizes the collective work done by all the highly skilled and talented teams I have led and continue to work with at Sulzer GTC Technology.”
Torsten Wintergerste, Division President of Sulzer Chemtech, commented: “We are delighted that Pinti has received this prestigious award. This attests to his outstanding record of achievements throughout his career in processing technologies for the oil and gas sector. Since Pinti joined Sulzer, he has developed valued connections with the employees and is continuing to drive excellence and innovation in our products and services.”
Sulzer is a global leader in fluid engineering. We specialize in pumping, agitation, mixing, separation and application technologies for fluids of all types. Our customers benefit from our commitment to innovation, performance and quality and from our responsive network of 50 world-class manufacturing facilities and 100 service centers across the globe. Sulzer has been headquartered in Winterthur, Switzerland, since 1834. In 2018, our 15’500 employees delivered revenues of CHF 3.4 billion. Our shares are traded on the SIX Swiss Exchange (SIX: SUN).
The Chemtech division is the global market leader in innovative mass transfer, static mixing and polymer solutions for petrochemicals, refining, LNG, biopolymers and biofuels. Our product offering ranges from process components to complete separation process plants, including licensing. Customer support covers engineering services and field services to tray and packing installation, tower maintenance, welding and plant turnaround projects.