R. Thomas Currin, Jr.
Director & Project Manager
Mr. Currin has over 35 years of chemical engineering experience in the Lithium and Specialty Chemicals Industry. He has an extensive background in process development, project management implementation and Lithium extraction having managed projects in Chile, Peru, Mexico, Canada and the United States. Mr. Currin is currently President and Founder of Limtech Technology - an engineering firm focused on providing services to the Specialty Chemical Industry (Lithium, Potash and Antimony) and the Biofuels industry. Prior to starting his own firm, Tom spent 15 years with FMC Lithium Division and 3 years with Li3 Energy Inc. where his last positions were Division Production Coordinator and Chief Operating Officer, respectively. Most recently, Tom’s team was awarded the 2016 Outstanding Partnership Regional Award by the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer for it’s work with Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory’s Environmentally Sound Geothermal Silica Extraction Technology. Tom holds a Bachelor of Science, Chemical Engineering from North Carolina State University.