GKN Hydrogen Opens U.S. Headquarters in Carlsbad
On March 24, Cleantech San Diego member firm GKN Hydrogen introduced the opening of its U.S. headquarters at 3246 Gray Hawk Ct. in Carlsbad, CA. The ability homes GKN Hydrogen Americas sale and engineering places of work and repair heart for localizing and supporting installations inside the Americas market. The preliminary focus of GKN Hydrogen Americas workplace would be the improvement of the US and Canadian markets with its services and products.
GKN Hydrogen designs, manufactures, markets, and sells vitality storage and hydrogen storage system using steel hydride know-how that assist organizations decarbonize operations throughout a variety of industries. The merchandise retailer vitality within the type of hydrogen inside the firm’s proprietary steel hydride hydrogen storage methods and is the most secure method to retailer hydrogen in a compact footprint. The corporate’s merchandise are deployable throughout a broad vary of scale from small industrial amenities to industrial and utility scale installations.
The GKN Hydrogen Americas group consists of pros with the disciplines of enterprise improvement, functions, and venture engineering. The brand new facility will help the corporate’s enlargement because the employees is anticipated to just about triple over the subsequent two years. The ability’s Carlsbad location permits GKN Hydrogen Americas to draw expertise from each the San Diego area in addition to Orange County, California.
On the Carlsbad location the HY2MINI and HY2MEDI merchandise may be exhibited to display the combination of hydrogen subsystems and parts that outcome within the firm’s vitality storage merchandise behaving like lengthy length battery storage however storing the vitality within the type of hydrogen within the most secure manner doable – the strong state. “This Carlsbad facility provides us a presence within the US market and accelerates our efforts to promote, set up and repair GKN Hydrogen merchandise within the Americas market” stated Clark Crawford, GM & Vice President Enterprise Growth GKN Hydrogen Americas.
Guido Degen, Chief Industrial Officer and Co-CEO of GKN Hydrogen stated, “We’re happy to ascertain our US headquarters in Carlsbad and the ability will assist help gross sales of our merchandise within the Americas market and scale our enterprise operations as we proceed to deploy our merchandise within the area. This facility will help our development and assist set up and find extra of our enterprise operations and product meeting actions within the Americas market as we construct our enterprise and enhance deployments.”
“We’re happy that GKN Hydrogen selected the San Diego area to find its US headquarters stated Jason Anderson, President CEO, Cleantech San Diego. Hydrogen is an more and more essential contributor to decarbonization of our economic system and improvements in storage just like the GKN Hydrogen steel hydride hydrogen storage will assist drive the adoption of hydrogen, in the end benefiting the local weather.”