On February 15, 2018, Catalina Composites hosted representatives from the Southern California Gas Company and the City of Garden Grove.

During their visit, Catalina, SoCal Gas and the City of Garden Grove discussed many topics, including the environmental benefits & advantages of using natural gas as a transportation fuel, and how natural gas vehicles have a positive & immediate impact on issues, such as air quality.

The visit concluded with a facility tour, where guests were able to observe various manufacturing operations.

Pictured (left to right): Scott C. Stiles, City Manager, City of Garden Grove; Greg Keeler, President/CEO, Aluminum Precision Products Inc.; Patti Wagner, CEO, SoCal Gas; Kjeld Johansen, VP/GM, Catalina Composites; David Silva, VP Sales & Marketing, Catalina Cylinders Inc.; Bret Lane, COO, SoCal Gas; Steven R. Jones, Mayor, City of Garden Grove; Rick Hill, President, Catalina Cylinders Inc.; Monica Covarrubias, Project Manager, City of Garden Grove. Not pictured, Grace E. Lee, Sr. Economics Development Specialist, City of Garden Grove.


“It was a pleasure to present our state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to SoCal Gas and the City of Garden Grove,” said Kjeld Johansen, Vice President & General Manager, Catalina Composites. “We thank them for taking time out of their busy schedules and we look forward to future collaborations.”