About Imtex Membranes

Imtex Membranes Corp. specializes in the separation of gases for the petrochemical industry using innovative membrane technology. Imtex has developed a fully patented process, brand named Permylene, which has significant cost, capacity de-bottlenecking and emissions reduction benefits in the production of chemical products derived from petroleum and natural gas.

Imtex Membranes Corp. is a leading innovator of advanced membrane separation technology currently focusing on the rapid deployment of olefin/paraffin separation for application in the petrochemical and refining industries. Following years of research and development, Imtex Membranes currently possesses the only high performance, commercially viable alternative to traditional distillation techniques for olefin purification and extraction - the Permylene™ membrane system. The technology’s potential for substantial economic and environmental benefits is expected to set new standards across the industry.
 
Imtex Membranes continues to develop membrane separation technology for a range of applications involving C2, C3 and C4 olefins or other olefin mixed gas streams. Imtex is actively searching for opportunities to demonstrate this technology with industry leaders, enabling them to leverage the capital and operating cost advantages that the technology will bring to their operations. Imtex Membranes is part of the Monteco Ltd. group of companies.

Management Team

Karlis Vasarais
Karlis Vasarais

Creative, entrepreneurial, solution-focused professional experienced in business development, corporate strategy and capital mobilization. I aim to be at the nexus of business, policy and investment mobilization in the low-carbon economy. I am an advocate of the systemic benefits of carbontech innovation and our needs to achieve Paris 2050 targets, early.

Jamie Hughes
Jamie Hughes

Director of Business Development at Imtex engaged in the commercialization of high performance, innovative membrane technology which is expected to set new standards across the olefins industry. His current focus includes working with industry leaders, identifying early adopters, pursuing demonstration activities and building relationships with suitable strategic partners. 

Mason Hatahet
Mason Hatahet

A professional engineer. Specialized in process improvement and optimization, project management, product development and quality control. A collaborative cultural metacognitive leader who triggers corporate culture change and drives it towards results with over 15 years track of achievements in petrochemicals, green chemistry and renewable energy. Solid analytical and problem-solving skills. Outstanding communication and relationship, team building skills with clients, partners, stakeholders at all levels.