Liftech Consultants is pleased to announce the opening of Liftech Shanghai Co., Ltd. in China in December 2014. Liftech’s headquarters will remain in Oakland, California, where it has been for 50 years. Alex Huang will manage the Liftech Shanghai office. Alex has 10 years of experience in the design of container cranes with ZPMC and Kalmar. Liftech Shanghai will allow Liftech to offer clients a broader range of services and to improve the communication and workflow with crane manufacturers and clients based in Asia. “We are excited about expanding our presence in China and having Alex join our team,” said Liftech Vice President Jonathan Hsieh.
Alex Huang is a graduate of the Wuhan University of Science & Technology and Shanghai Jiao Tong University. He is an expert in the structural and mechanical design of container cranes and has broad experience managing container crane projects in the UK and USA. Alex was the crane supplier’s lead engineer for the dual trolley cranes at the APL Los Angeles terminal and Long Beach Container Terminal’s automated facility.