Autopro Welcomes More New Staff to the Calgary, Edmonton and Fort St. John Teams

Autopro is very pleased to welcome several more new faces to our Calgary, Edmonton and Fort St. John offices. We are confident they will all be strong additions to the Autopro team.

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Scott Klukus (Calgary) joins us as an Electrical E.I.T.  He is a graduate of the Electrical Engineering program at the Schulich School of Engineering at the University of Calgary.  While at school he was with Terra Water Systems (a division of Precision Drilling) where he worked on programmable logic controller (PLC) configuration, electrical design and CAD to complete the design, procurement, field installation and commissioning of water treatment plants.

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Ian Flanagan (Calgary) is an Electrical E.I.T. He has provided project support for clients in the oil field equipment supplier and energy services industries. Ian has experience working with Delta V control panels, PLCs, Fisher remote operations controllers (ROCs), Bristol remote terminal units (RTUs), and RemVue compressor panels.

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Farzaneh Hadavi (Calgary) has also rejoined the Autopro team in the role of Senior Project Manager with over 25 years of experience. Her past roles have included programmer/analyst, business analyst, and systems engineer, and she has experience in numerous industries including Electrical Utilities, Oil & Gas, Petrochemical Manufacturing and Heavy Oil. She also holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.

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Don Hartwick (Calgary) is a Senior Control Systems Technologist.  Don brings over 30 years of experience in automation across multiple industries.  He has expertise in multiple control system platforms including Allen-Bradley, Modicon, GE Fanuc, RealFlex, Willowglen/DATEK, Honeywell Experion, Factory Link, Micra Systems, Bristol, ROC, Scantrak, Rosemount, Sage, Amocams, and SCADAPack.  Don has spent a great deal of his career in the field troubleshooting and deploying systems.

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Mac Booth (Calgary) has rejoined Autopro as a Technical Specialist. Mac brings over 30 years of wide experience in instrumentation and automation systems.  He’s an ISA CAP, TUV FSEng, ISA 99 / IEC 62443 Cyber Security Fundamentalist, and a Red Seal Inter-Provincial Instrumentation Journeyman.  Mac has worked in multiple industries throughout western Canada in roles such as team lead, field/site manager, controls lead, and pre-commissioning and commissioning specialist.

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Laura Bennett (Edmonton) is an Electrical E.I.T.  Laura is a graduate of University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Science specializing in Electrical Engineering. She has proven electrical and instrumentation quality assurance administration experience, particularly in the Oil and Gas industry. Her experience includes working with engineering drawings, including process and instrumentation diagram (P&ID), single line diagram (SLD), and ISO metric.

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Dave Stewart (Fort St. John) is an intermediate technologist with 10 years of experience performing instrumentation, electrical, communications, and programming activities for Oil and Gas clients. He has expertise in the calibration, installation, and maintenance of instrumentation, as well as with various forms of data and voice communication, cables, and fiber optics. Dave has experience working with various PLCs and RTUs. His work experience includes project and personnel management.