News Tagged with "Board Members"

February 1, 2017

Westport Fuel Systems Announces Change to Chairman of Board of Directors

Brenda Eprile becomes Chairman

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. today announced that Warren Baker has decided to step down as Chairman of the Board of Directors. Dr. Baker will remain on the Westport Fuel Systems Board and will continue as Chair of the Nominating & Corporate Governance Committee. The Board has appointed Brenda Eprile, a director since October of 2013, as the new Chairman of the Board.

Find out more

January 11, 2017

Westport Fuel Systems Commends New Pump-to-Wheels Methane Emissions Study

Next Generation Technologies Significantly Reduce Methane Emissions

Westport Fuel Systems today commended the publication of a new study by West Virginia University scientists at the Center for Alternative Fuels, Engines and Emissions (“CAFEE”) quantifying methane emissions from heavy-duty natural gas-powered vehicles and refueling stations.

Find out more

January 9, 2017

Mariano Costamagna Transitions from Westport Fuel Systems Board of Directors

Remains in Company Ambassador Role

Westport Fuel Systems Inc. announced today that Mariano Costamagna has stepped down from the Board of Directors while continuing in his ambassador role with the company.

Find out more

September 26, 2016

Westport Fuel Systems Appoints New Director

Scott R. Mackie to join Board of Directors

Scott R. Mackie, President of Qualitor Inc.’s International Brakes Industries division—a leading diversified supplier of safety and wear parts for the automotive aftermarket—has been appointed to the Board of Directors of Westport Fuel Systems. In connection with this appointment, Dr. Dezso J. Horvath, one of Westport Fuel Systems’ current directors, will step down from the Board.

Find out more

July 22, 2016

Westport Fuel Systems Announces New CEO

Nancy Gougarty to lead global alternative fuel company

The Westport Fuel Systems Inc. Board of Directors is delighted to announce the appointment of Nancy S. Gougarty as CEO effective immediately. David R. Demers, Westport's current CEO, is retiring from the company but will be available to the leadership team in an advisory role through a transition period.

Find out more

June 29, 2016

Westport Fuel Systems Announces 2016 Annual Shareholder Meeting Results

Westport Fuel Systems held its Annual Meeting yesterday in Vancouver, British Columbia. Shareholders approved all resolutions presented including the election of all nominated directors.

Find out more

June 16, 2016

Westport Updates Nominees For Election to the Board

Westport announced three new nominees for election to the board of directors at the AGM to be held on Tuesday, June 28, 2016. Upon closing of the merger with Fuel Systems Solutions, Mariano Costamagna, Colin S. Johnston and Anthony Harris were added to the combined company's board of directors to fill vacancies created by the resignation of Philip B. Hodge, Gottfried (Guff) Muench and Joseph P. Caron.

Find out more

June 1, 2016

Westport Completes Merger with Fuel Systems

Combination creates innovative, global leader in alternative fuel, engine and vehicle sector

Westport completes merger between Westport and Fuel Systems Solutions. Shareholders of both companies approved the merger at separate special meetings of shareholders. As previously announced, Fuel Systems shareholders will receive 2.4755 Westport common shares for each share of Fuel Systems common stock owned. Fuel Systems shares will no longer be listed on the Nasdaq Exchange or any other securities exchange.

Find out more

News Releases

June 27

Cummins Westport Introduces Natural Gas Playbook Website

Featuring Information on Evaluating and Operating Natural Gas Vehicles

June 23

Westport Fuel Systems Announces New Director Nominee for the Upcoming Annual General Meeting

Longstanding director to retire as previously indicated

June 9

Suzuki Italy Chooses BRC LPG Systems to Expand Alternative Fuel Product Offering

Longstanding partnership provides bi-fuel LPG options to growing market

June 5

GHG Reduction Benefits of Natural Gas for Transportation Confirmed by New NGVA Europe Study

Westport Fuel Systems Next-Generation Natural Gas Engine and Vehicle Technologies Validated as a Key Solution for De-carbonizing the Transport Sector