DRUMMONDVILLE, QC, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - CVTech Group Inc.
("CVTech" or "Corporation," www.cvtech.ca) (TSX: CVT), a leading provider of construction and maintenance
services to the public utility and heavy industrial markets, is pleased
to announce the appointment of Mr. Bruno Testaert as Vice-President and
General Manager of Thirau Ltée. and JJL Déboisement inc. Mr. Testaert
assumes responsibility for the operations of these two entities in
Quebec and Ontario, effective today. He will report to André Laramée,
President and Chief Executive Officer of CVTech Group Inc.
Mr. Testaert has almost 20 years of experience, having held a number of
management positions and directed numerous large-scale projects for
companies doing business in the energy, street-lighting,
telecommunications and mobile telephone sectors. He has extensive
familiarity with all stages of a project, from development of plans,
estimating, negotiations, planning and drafting of bids, through
supervision of engineering teams and execution of work, to
commissioning of the project. He holds a bachelor's degree in
mechanical and electrical engineering from the École Spéciale des
Travaux Publics, Paris, and a master's degree in electrical engineering
from Université de Paris VI. He is a member of the Orders of Engineers
of Quebec, Ontario and British Columbia and of the Association de
l'Industrie Électrique du Québec.
"Mr. Testaert brings a solid background to his responsibilities. His
in-depth expertise and his knowledge of the sector will allow him to
pursue the execution of our growth strategy and to maintain the
productive relationships we have built with our customers, employees,
shareholders and suppliers. We have a first-rate team and this
appointment demonstrates the importance we attach to providing the best
solutions and the best service to our customers," Mr. Laramée said.
OVERVIEW OF THE CORPORATION
CVTech is a company operating in the energy sector. The Corporation is a
leading provider of construction and maintenance services to the public
utility and heavy industrial markets mainly in Quebec, Ontario and the
eastern United States. Through its subsidiaries, the Corporation
provides maintenance and construction services for electricity
transmission and distribution networks, substations and electrical
power houses, as well as the control of vegetation on rights-of-way for
This document may contain forward-looking statements that reflect
management's current expectations regarding future events.
Forward-looking statements are based on a number of factors and include
risks and uncertainties. Actual results may differ from forecast
results. Management assumes no obligation beyond what is required under
the law to update or revise forward-looking statements pursuant to new
information or future events.
Further information regarding CVTech is available in the SEDAR database
(www.sedar.com) and on the Corporation's website at www.cvtech.ca.
SOURCE: CVTECH GROUP INC.
For further information:
André Laramée, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Mario Trahan, CPA, CMA
Chief Financial Officer
Martin Goulet, CFA