Edmund Wong Joins MECO to Lead New Asia Pacific Headquarters in Singapore
MECO is pleased to announce that Edmund Wong, formerly of GE Water & Process Technologies, has joined MECO as Managing Director of the firms Asia Pacific Operations in Singapore. Mr. Wong served with Zenon as Managing Director of the firms Asia Region for eight years. He was previously with Hyflux in Singapore and Eimco of Canada, a division of Baker Hughes, for 22 years. Mr. Wong earned a Masters of Chemical Engineering from Stanford University and has been in the water treatment industry for over 33 years.
In his new role, Mr. Wong will be responsible for the service and development of MECO’s business in the Asia Pacific region. MECO is a world leader in the design and construction of engineered products for water purification serving industries where water is considered a critical utility. The company manufactures a broad base of desalination technologies to the offshore oil and gas industry for use on platforms, drilling rigs and remote locations. MECO designs and constructs proprietary machinery and systems for the biopharmaceutical industry where ultrapure water is the primary ingredient in the manufacture of drugs and medical devices. Armed forces of the United States and other countries have used MECO products since World War II. The company’s latest military product, the Lightweight Water Purified (LWP), is being used in current conflicts around the globe.