NDSCS to host Educational Speaker and Fuel Expert Hoon Ge
Posted on 2/14/2014
Hoon is a chemical engineer with 30 years of experience in the petroleum industry.
The North Dakota State College of Science will welcome renowned educational speaker and fuel expert Hoon Ge to the Harry Stern and Ella Stern Cultural Center on Wednesday, February 19 from 11 a.m. - noon in the Bremer Bank Theatre. Sponsored by the North Dakota Soybean Council, this presentation will educate diesel and biodiesel mechanics on how to properly diagnose and recommend appropriate remedies.
Hoon will speak about the history of diesel and discuss general information on biodiesel including: emissions, OEM positions, 2007 engines, supply and demand, BQ 9000 fuel quality, and the benefits and compatibility of ultra-low sulfur diesel (ULSD) and biodiesel. He will also present on good fuel housekeeping, recommend filter plugging sources and provide useful informational resources.
Hoon, a chemical engineer with 30 years of experience in the petroleum industry-including refining, additive formulation and alternative fuels-has conducted over 200 educational seminars on topics of diesel, biodiesel, fuel additives, the refinery process and ethanol.
Hoon started his own company, MEG Corp, in 2005 to provide consulting services to a wide variety of customers including fuel distributors, biodiesel marketers and fleet managers. Prior to MEG Corp, he worked for several well-known companies, including Koch Refining and Schaeffer Manufacturing.