TEi Struthers Wells Names Jan Marte Contreras as Sr. Director of Engineering

April 22, 2010

Houston, TX – Struthers Wells, a division of Thermal Engineering International with offices located in Houston, TX and Warren, PA, announced today that Jan Marte Contreras will be joining Struthers Wells as Sr. Director of Engineering and Advanced Programs. In this role, Jan will manage the Engineering and Sales operations in Houston, TX.

Jan Marte joins TEi with over 24 years of service at Swecomex, S.A. de C.V, a subsidiary of Grupo Carso’s Infrastructure and Construction division, and the largest pressure vessel and heat exchanger fabricator in Mexico. Shortly after graduating from the University of Guadalajara with a BS degree in Chemical Engineering, Jan joined the organization and rose through the ranks, having managed the engineering, manufacturing and sales departments up to his most recent position as General Manager of Swecomex. As its General Manager, Jan was responsible for over 600 employees in multi-plant locations including all of sales, engineering and quality operations. Jan also spent 9 years as a professor of Engineering and Physics at the Instituto de Estudios Superiores de Occidente in Guadalajara, Mexico.

“We look forward with excitement to add Jan Marte to our team. His broad range of experience in the refinery, petrochemical and power generation markets will bring tremendous value to our company,” stated Ken Murakoshi, Senior Vice President & General Manager of Struthers Wells.

Babcock Power Inc., www.babcockpower.com, through its subsidiaries, is one of the world’s leading suppliers of technology, equipment, and services to the power generation industry. Babcock Power subsidiary companies include; Vogt Power International Inc. (Louisville, KY), Thermal Engineering International (USA) Inc. (Santa Fe Springs, CA), Babcock Power Environmental Inc., Riley Power Inc. and Babcock Power Services Inc. (Worcester, MA), Boiler Tube Company of America (Lyman, SC), and TEi Construction Services, Inc. (Duncan, SC).