Coffman Engineers, Inc. (Coffman), a nationally recognized multidiscipline engineering firm, welcomes Justin Freeman as its Vice President of Carbon Capture Utilization & Storage (CCUS) and Hydrogen. Justin joins Coffman at a pivotal time as the company prioritizes the importance of decarbonization by helping clients reach their carbon goals.
Justin leads Coffman’s companywide initiative spearheading the CCUS and hydrogen market strategy, the development of internal capabilities, and managing CCUS and hydrogen projects across the country.
Justin explained, “Electrification and renewables are a great start to the Energy Transition, but in order for the whole economy to decarbonize, we will need to deploy CCUS and hydrogen in hard-to-abate market sectors to achieve Net Zero.”
Justin’s background includes successfully developing and managing a CCUS program for a multinational corporation, managing international giga projects, and leading business units through process transformations. He has a deep understanding of the oil and gas industry and the application of CCUS and hydrogen solutions to decarbonize market sectors cost-effectively.
“The world appropriately focuses on preserving the environment for future generations and reducing greenhouse gas emissions is a key component. With Justin’s knowledge and guidance, and our history of industry experience and technical resources, we are well-positioned to serve clients committed to the same pursuit,” said Dave Ruff, Coffman’s CEO and Chair.
Coffman can assist clients with their carbon goals, supported by decades of experience in the industrial and oil & gas industries. Coffman’s CCUS and Hydrogen services are also complemented by capabilities in renewable power, battery storage, and other alternative energy technologies.
Justin is a resident of Alaska and a returning Coffman employee. He has a degree in mechanical engineering from the University of Colorado in Boulder.