Interviewee: George Coates
Company: Coates International, Ltd.
About George Coates
George J. Coates served two apprenticeships in Europe while attending the College of Technology in London, and as an associate member of Society of Automotive Engineers (S.A.E.). He received The City and Guilds of London for electrical and mechanical engineering. He is a former management director of SCR Motor Engineers of Europe and holds the certificate of Ministry of Transport in the United Kingdom. He worked as an engineer for Rolls Royce and Mercedes Benz, BLMC, Austin, and D. Napier.
George J. Coates holds approximately 300 patents worldwide on innovations and technologies, including the Coates rotary valve system and a turbine engine, among others. He invented coolant disc brakes and a hydraulic suspension. He has delivered lectures and presentations at: RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Germany. University of Birmingham, Birmingham, England. Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, USA.
He is a member of the Society of Mechanical Engineers and S.A.E. He received awards in 1995 for achievement in designs in automotive engineering from the S.A.E. He also received awards in 2001 for outstanding achievements in Mechanical engineering from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Mr. Coates has extensive experience in international corporate business and has developed many long time associates and contacts in the business and scientific communities around the world.
About Coates International, Ltd.
Coates International Ltd. is a New Jersey based precision engineering company specializing in the development of technologies that evolve the standard combustion engine with the objectives of dramatically improving fuel efficiency and power generation, and reducing harmful emissions and long-term maintenance costs.
Coates International was organized on the 22nd of December 1987 and reorganized in 1991, and existing under and by virtue of the General Corporation Law of the State of Delaware USA, is a fully reporting public company whose shares are traded on the OTC Bulletin Board under the symbol COTE
Coates International’s Research and Development facility is a 30,000 sq. ft. complex situated on 6.5 acres of land site valued at approximately $3-4 million. Coates International has significant intangible assets including:
- A large number of highly valuable patents (eighteen in USA and over one hundred worldwide) for combustion engines and new technologies relating to combustion engines.
- A steam turbine engine valve patent
- A self adjusting wheel bearing patent
- Concepts in testing not yet patented
- Large numbers of working prototypes
- A pulse detonation rocket engine
Coates International Ltd. is a member in good standing of both the Better Business Bureau of New Jersey and the Electrical Generating Systems Association