TULSA, Okla., April 20, 2011 /CNW/ -- Express Integrated Technologies, LLC ("EIT") today announced the formation of Express Integrated Technologies Canada, Ltd., a Canadian corporation organized under the laws of Alberta, Canada, and the opening of its Canadian office located in Calgary, Alberta. EIT Canada will primarily support the ongoing oil sands recovery projects utilizing EIT's once through steam generators (OTSGs) by providing technical expertise, aftermarket support and business development personnel. OTSGs are used in the steam assisted gravity drainage (SAGD) projects in Alberta, Canada, for the recovery of bitumen. Naturally occurring bitumen impregnated in sedimentary rock is the prime feed stock for petroleum production from the oil sands currently under development in Alberta, Canada. Canada has most of the world's supply of natural bitumen giving it the second largest proven oil reserves in the world.
"The opening of our Calgary office demonstrates our long term commitment to serving the Canadian markets and providing support for our existing and future customers in the oil sands," said John Matheson, President of EIT.
The Canadian office will also promote other product lines offered by EIT for installation in Canada, including once through heat recovery steam generators (OTHRSGs), heat recovery steam generators (HRSGs), fired heaters and waste heat recovery units.
"Our dedicated employees and management teams in Canada and the United States have a great sense of pride in serving our strong customer base in these markets and helping resolve the energy needs of North America," said Terry Cowan, CEO of EIT.
EIT Canada is located at #611, 550 - 11th Ave SW, Calgary, Alberta T2R 1M7. The local office phone number is 403-263-1016.
About Express Group Holdings, LLC
Express Group Holdings, through its operating divisions Express Integrated Technologies, Express Metal Fabricators, and St. George Steel Fabricators, engineers, designs and fabricates heat transfer and environmental compliance technologies, principally for the energy exploration, power generation, refining, chemical and mining industries. The company's primary products include once through steam generators for the Canadian oil sands SAGD projects, heat recovery steam generators, simple cycle catalyst systems, fired heaters, and waste heat recovery units. The company's corporate and engineering offices are located in Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA, with additional operations located in Calgary, Alberta, Canada; St. George and Murray, Utah; and Locust Grove and Big Cabin, Oklahoma. Additional information about Express Group Holdings may be found at www.expresstechtulsa.com.
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