Experts

Abrar Khan

Abrar Khan
MESc, P.Eng

Structural Forensic Engineer

Abrar Khan
MESc, P.Eng

Structural Forensic Engineer

Abrar.Khan@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Structural Analysis and Design
  • Building, Property, and Construction Failures Analyses
  • Wind Induced Structural and Cladding Failures and Redesign
  • Building Condition Assessments and Code Compliance
  • Repair and Restoration of Buildings

Education

  • Master of Engineering Science in Civil & Environmental Engineering, The University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada 2012
  • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, Dhaka, Bangladesh, 2009

Previous Experience

  • Intermediate Associate at Civil/Structural Failure Group, -30- Forensic Engineering
  • Project Engineer at Wind Loads & Effects Group, Rowan Williams Davies & Irwin Inc.
  • Geotechnical Engineering Technician at Construction Materials Testing Group, Terracon Geotechnique Ltd. (Terracon)

Professional Certifications

  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by the PEO (Professional Engineers Ontario)
Alain Garand

Alain Garand
M.Sc., P.Geo.

Senior Geologist, Senior Project Manager / Emergency Responder

Alain Garand
M.Sc., P.Geo.

Senior Geologist, Senior Project Manager / Emergency Responder

alain.garand@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Geology
  • Site Management
  • Project Management
  • Peer Review (Insurance/Legal)
  • Remediation Systems
  • Ex-site Disposal Supervision
  • Underground Storage Tank Removal

Education

  • Master of Science., Geochemistry,McGill University, Montreal, Quebec (2002)
  • Bachelor of Science, Geology, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec (1997)

Professional Certifications

  • Member of the Quebec Order of Geologists
  • SCAT (Shoreline Clean-up Assessment Technique) certified
  • (CSST) Construction Site Health and Safety Course
  • (WHMIS) Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems Course
  • St. John’s Ambulance First Aid and CPR
  • 40 hour OSHA Hazardous Waste Site Investigations Health and Safety Training Course
  • Petroleum Oriented Safety Training (POST)
  • Respiratory protection apparatus formation – Fit test (SOLUS)
Andrew Brown

Andrew Brown
P.Eng, EUR ING, CEng, SMIEEE

Regional Manager, Western Canada

Andrew Brown
P.Eng, EUR ING, CEng, SMIEEE

Regional Manager, Western Canada

andy.brown@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Electrical Failure Investigations & testing large Electrical plants; includes rotating machinery, transformers, cables, switchgear, batteries, and generators
  • Forensic Investigations and Root Cause Failure Investigations (RCFA)
  • Investigations of Electric Shock / Electrocution
  • High Voltage Electrical Engineering; Testing & Consulting
  • Electrical Generation—Turbo-generator, Nuclear and Conventional plants, Hydro generation, gas and diesel standby systems, Wind and Biomass
  • Independent large Turbo Generator Specialist
  • Leadership

Education

  • HTEC Diploma (HND), Electrical Plant Engineering (UK)
  • Engineering Council Registration
  • Diploma Forensic Sciences
  • Henley Management Certificates Strategic Management / Personnel Management
  • Quality Assurance Lead Auditor ISO9000;2000
  • IOSH Managing Safely Certificate (UK), JEHSC certification (Canada), OSHA (US)

Previous Experience

  • 5 Years - Forensic Engineering / Science; Giffin Koerth / 30fe and Jensen Hughes (Canada)
  • 8 Years – HV testing and scientific investigations; Kinectrics Engineering & Research (Canada)
  • 5 Years – Manufacturing and Electrical Engineering / consulting; Iris Power Engineering (UK- Canada)
  • 4 Years – Engineering Consulting / HV Testing; Mott Macdonald / Bae SEMA (UK)
  • 17 Years – Power Plant Engineering Specialist; CEGB / Nuclear Electric (UK)

Professional Certifications

  • Registered with Engineering Council in UK (Chartered Engineer, C.Eng)
  • Registered Engineer in Europe (European Engineer, Eur Ing)
  • Associate Member Ontario Association of Professional Engineers
  • Senior Member Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (SM.IEEE)
  • Member Institute Engineers & Technicians (IET) formally IEE (M.IET)
  • Registered with APEGA
  • Registration with APEGS, in process
Ankit Kumar

Ankit Kumar
P.Eng.

Junior Forensic Engineer, Motor Vehicle Reconstruction

Ankit Kumar
P.Eng.

Junior Forensic Engineer, Motor Vehicle Reconstruction

ankit.kumar@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Motor vehicle accident investigation and reconstruction
  • Vehicle mechanical assessments
  • Crash Data Retrieval (CDR) and Event Data Recorder (EDR) data retrieval and analysis
  • Collision simulation and animation
  • Collision site assessments
  • Visibility assessments
  • Occupant Biomechanics & Kinematics
  • Manufacturing - Injection Molding
  • Project Management and Computer Aided Design

Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Honours (Mechanical Engineering—Management Science Option), University of Waterloo, Sept 2009 - April 2014

Previous Experience

  • Project Manager, Husky Injection Molding Systems Ltd.
  • Program Manager, Mitchell Plastics
  • Project Engineer, Mitchell Plastics

Professional Certifications

  • Professional Engineers Ontario – E.I.T.
Annette Koczian

Annette Koczian

Draftsperson

Annette Koczian

Draftsperson

annette.koczian@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Computer Assisted Architectural Design (AutoCAD, Revit)
  • Building Code Compliance
  • Wood and Steel Frame Construction

Education

  • Architectural Technology (Advanced Diploma), George Brown College, 2017

Previous Experience

  • Architectural Technologist, CCCEI
  • Architectural Technologist, Freelance
  • Sheet Steel Stud Framer and Gypsum Board Installer, Subcontractor
  • Sign Illustrator, InterEx Sign Identification

Professional Certifications

  • BCIN General/Legal Process, MMAH
  • BCIN House, MMAH
  • WHMIS
  • Working in Heights
Bob Harrison

Bob Harrison
B.A., FCIP, FRM, CFEI

Area Manager, Environmental Services

Bob Harrison
B.A., FCIP, FRM, CFEI

Area Manager, Environmental Services

bob.harrison@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Directors and Officers liability losses
  • Errors and Omissions liability losses
  • Large/Complex/Suspicious property losses
  • Environmental losses
  • Fleet Truck Cargo Loss

Education

BA Economics, University of Calgary, 1987.

Previous Experience

  • EFI Global (Canada) - Ottawa
  • Marsh Canada Ltd. – Ottawa
  • Quelmec/McLarens Toplis Insurance Adjusters – Ottawa
  • Delong and Partners Insurance Adjusters
  • Phoenix Continental Management Insurance Company – Toronto

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Insurance Professional CIP
  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator CFEI
  • Fellow Chartered Insurance Professional FCIP
  • Fellow Risk Management
Brandon Mckay

Brandon Mckay
B.Eng., EIT

Junior Field Coordinator

Brandon Mckay
B.Eng., EIT

Junior Field Coordinator

brandon.mckay@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Emergency Spill Remediation and Restoration
  • Phase I Environmental Site Assessments
  • Air Quality sampling
  • Soil Sampling – Hydrocarbons

Education

  • Bachelor of Engineering, Dalhousie University, 2018
  • Certificate of Applied Science, Acadia, 2016

Previous Experience

  • Labourer, North Shore Construction
Brandon Northrup

Brandon Northrup
B.Sc., CFEI, CVFI, CFII, ECFO, GIFireE

Fire Investigator

Brandon Northrup
B.Sc., CFEI, CVFI, CFII, ECFO, GIFireE

Fire Investigator

brandon.northrup@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Origin and Cause Investigation
  • Fire Behavior and Combustion
  • Loss Control Mitigation
  • Building Construction
  • Fire and Smoke Assessment
  • Occupational Health and Safety
  • Hazardous Materials Management
  • Project Management
  • Organizational Leadership

Education

  • Bachelor of Science Degree, Columbia Southern University (2017).
  • Fire and Safety Studies Diploma, Justice Institute of British Columbia (2014).
  • Company Officer Diploma, Ontario Fire College (2014).
  • Fire Service Administration, Dalhousie University (2014).
  • Fire Service Leadership, Dalhousie University (2012).
  • Sheet Metal Worker, Georg Brown College (2001).

Previous Experience

  • Fire Chief and Emergency Manager, The Corporation of the Township of Cramahe
  • Senior Fire Investigator, -30- Forensic Engineering
  • Fire Instructor, Fleming College

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI) from the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI).
  • Certified Vehicle Fire Investigator (CVFI) from the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI).
  • Certified Fire Investigation Instructor (CFII) from the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI).
  • Graduate Member (GIFireE), The Institution of Fire Engineers.
  • Executive Chief Fire Officer (ECFO), Canadian Association of Fire Chiefs.
  • Certified Municipal Manager III (CMMIII), Ontario Municipal Management Institute.
  • Community Emergency Management Coordinator (CEMC), Emergency Management Ontario.
Brent Belzac

Brent Belzac
A.Sc.T.

Senior Project Manager

Brent Belzac
A.Sc.T.

Senior Project Manager

brent.belzac@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Project Management
  • Spill Response
  • Phase I, II, and III Environmental Site Assessments (Site Investigation and Remediation)

Education

  • Geotechnical Engineering/Environmental Technology Diploma (Honours), Sir Sandford Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario (1996).
  • Geological/Environmental Technician Diploma (Honours), Sir Sandford Fleming College, Lindsay, Ontario (1995).
  • Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems (WHMIS), ESRS, 2016.
  • Hydrocarbon Forensics, Field QA/QC, and PAH TechTalk, Maxxam Analytics, 2013.
  • Selection, Care and Use of Respirators, Warsash Group, 2012.
  • Soil Vapour Workshop, Maxxam Analytics, 2011.
  • Traffic Protection and Control Planning, Construction Safety Association of Ontario, 2010.
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods, ESRS, 2010.
  • 40-Hour North American Environmental Field Conference on Contaminated Sites, Neilson Environmental Field School, 2006.
  • 8-Hour C.F.R. 1910.120 HAZWOPER Refresher, Jacques Whitford Training Institute, 2002.
  • 8-Hour Due Diligence in Health and Safety, BC Research Inc., 2001.
  • Phase I ESA Training, Gartner Lee Ltd., 1997.
  • 40-Hour Contaminated Site Health and Safety Training Course, WTI, 1997.
  • Confined Space Operations, Lake Washington Technical College, 1996.

Previous Experience

  • Senior Project Manager (Spill Response, Environmental) EFI Global
  • Environmental Engineering Technologist, Independent Contractor
  • Environmental Technologist, Jacques Whitford Environment Limited
  • Environmental Technologist, Gartner Lee Limited

Professional Certifications

  • Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologist (OACETT), Applied Science Technologist (A.Sc.T.)
Brian Merrick

Brian Merrick
B.A., B. Com., C. Tech., EP

Director, Atlantic Canada

Brian Merrick
B.A., B. Com., C. Tech., EP

Director, Atlantic Canada

brian.merrick@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Contamination Remediation (Commercial, Residential, Industrial) Management/Oversight
  • Phased Environmental Site Assessments
  • Hydrocarbon Remediation, including Emergency Response - Small Releases to Catastrophic
  • Heavy Metals & PAHs
  • Assessment and Remedial Objectives
  • Estimating and Reserve Budgeting Confirmation
  • Building Material and Envelope Assessment
  • Asbestos Testing & Remediation
  • Mould Testing & Remediation
  • Environmental Surveys

Education

  • Building Technology, NS Community College, Akerley Campus, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, 1985.
  • Bachelor of Arts, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1988.
  • Bachelor of Commerce, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, 1991.

Previous Experience

  • VP Operations, ECCO Environmental
  • Project Manager, Strum Environmental Services Ltd.
  • Field Coordinator, CBCL Ltd.

Professional Certifications

  • Environmental Professional (EP) certification (ECO Canada) specializing in Soil Reclamation, 2006.
  • Certified Engineering Technician (CTech) TechNova 2001.
  • Petroleum Storage Tank Installer - Class III - Nova Scotia Environment, 2006.
  • Environmental Professional (EP) certification (ECO Canada) specializing in Site Assessment and Reclamation, 2006
Brody Mossman

Brody Mossman
B.Sc., C.Chem., ROH, EP

Chartered Chemist & Occupational Hygienist

Brody Mossman
B.Sc., C.Chem., ROH, EP

Chartered Chemist & Occupational Hygienist

brody.mossman@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Industrial Approvals
  • Regulatory Compliance Audits
  • Industrial Hygiene
  • Interior Air Quality
  • Project management
  • Forensic chemistry
  • Contaminated site assessment and remediation
  • Human health and ecological risk assessment

Education

  • Certificate in Environmental Practice (Pollution Prevention, Abatement and Control), Royal Roads University, Victoria, British Columbia
  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry), Acadia University, 2007.

Previous Experience

  • Nova Scotia Environment (Environmental Chemicals Specialist) - Pollution Prevention Division
  • Maxxam Analytics (Analyst) - Inorganic Chemistry Division
  • Defense Research and Development Canada (DRDC) - Functional Materials Research
  • Former Financial Lead of the Atlantic Chapter of ECO Canada

Professional Certifications

  • Environmental Professional, Site Assessment and Reclamation (EP) - ECO Canada
  • Chartered Chemist (C.Chem) - Association of the Chemical Profession of Ontario
  • Registered Occupational Hygienist (ROH) - Canadian Registration Board of Occupational Hygienists
Bryan Fischer

Bryan Fischer
CFEI

Fire Investigator

Bryan Fischer
CFEI

Fire Investigator

bryan.fischer@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Origin and Cause Investigation
  • Fire Evidence and Collection
  • Scenes of Crime
  • Forensic Identification
  • Fire and Smoke Assessment
  • Expert Witness with over eight court appearances
  • Fire Code and Building Code Compliance
  • Media Relations

Education

  • Centre for International Forensic Assistance, University of Glasgow, Scotland
  • Office of the Fire Marshall and Emergency Management
  • Canadian Critical Incident Stress Foundation – Group Crisis Intervention

Previous Experience

  • Fire Investigation Supervisor, Office of the Fire Marshall, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
  • Fire Investigator, Office of the Fire Marshall, Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services
  • Forensic Identification Constable, Ontario Provincial Police
  • Provincial Constable, Ontario Provincial Police
  • Secondment to International Criminal Tribunal for the Former Yugoslavia

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator (CFEI) from the National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)
  • Certified Fire Service Instructor Level I & II from NAFI
  • Certified Fire Inspector Level I from National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
  • OFC Associate Instructor, Ontario Fire College
  • Member of International Association of Arson Investigators
  • Member of Canadian Association of Fire Investigators (CAFI)
Chad Guertin

Chad Guertin
CET

Senior project manager

Chad Guertin
CET

Senior project manager

chad.guertin@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Project Management
  • Spill Response and Remediation Coordination
  • Air Quality Testing & Documentation

Education

  • Georgian College, Advanced Environmental Technology Diploma (3 year), Barrie, Ontario (2005)

Previous Experience

  • Project Manager, EFI Global
  • Air Quality Technician, Environment Canada
  • Verifying Inspector, Johnson Controls
  • Air Quality Technologist, Streamline Testing
  • Lead Air Quality Technologist, Wood Buffalo Environmental Association
  • Assistant Air Quality Laboratory Operator, Environment Canada
  • Junior Environmental Officer, Ontario Ministry of the Environment

Professional Certifications

  • Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists (OACETT) – Certified Engineering Technologist (CET)
  • TDG, WHMIS, BOOK 7 (MTO)
  • Advanced oral French and intermediate written French
Chris Cooley

Chris Cooley
P. Geo.

Senior Geoscientist

Chris Cooley
P. Geo.

Senior Geoscientist

chris.cooley@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Due Diligence Reviews
  • Phase 1 and 2 Environmental Assessment Programs and Phase 3 Remediation
  • Spill Remediation and Restoration
  • Strong background in Environmental Field Investigations and Sampling
  • Underground Storage Tank Removals
  • Stormwater Pond Remediation

Education

  • Technologists Diploma, Terrain and Water Resource Management, Sir Sandford Fleming College

Previous Experience

  • Ground Force Environmental Inc. – Project Manager
  • AECOM -Senior Geoscientist
  • CH2MHILL – Project Manager
  • Environmental Solutions Remediation Services – Senior Environmental Geoscientist
  • Dillon Consulting – Project Manager
  • Aqua Terre Solutions Inc. – Senior Environmental Technologist
  • Briggs Environmental Canada Inc. – Environmental Technologist
  • Golder Associates Ltd. – Hydrogeological Technologist

Professional Certifications

  • Professional Geoscientist (P.Geo.) - Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario -
  • Certified Technician (C.Tech.) , Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists
Christophe Potvin-Doucet

Christophe Potvin-Doucet
ing., P. Eng.

Project Manager

Christophe Potvin-Doucet
ing., P. Eng.

Project Manager

christophe.potvin-doucet@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Spill remediation and restoration
  • Emergency response
  • Environmental drilling, soil and groundwater sampling
  • Project management
  • Underground storage tank removal
  • Remote project

Education

  • Bachelor in Geological Engineering, Université du Quebec à Chicoutimi, Quebec (2012)

Previous Experience

  • Project Manager, WSP
  • Exploration Geologist, IOS Services Géoscientifiques
  • Research assistant, UQAC

Professional Certifications

  • Member of the Quebec’s Order of Engineers
  • Remote Safety Training and CPR
  • CN Railway Safe course
  • Construction Site Health and Safety Course (ASP)
Courtnie Anderson

Courtnie Anderson
AMRT

Environmental Hygiene Technician

Courtnie Anderson
AMRT

Environmental Hygiene Technician

courtnie.anderson@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Indoor Air Quality Assessments
    • Performing air testing to assess the conditions and the potential negative factors influencing the air quality.
  • Mould and Water Damage Remediation
    • Preparing technical remediation reports following water damage and mould assessments including applicable testing and providing clearance reports following abatement work.
  • Designated Substance Surveys
    • Conducting designated substance surveys, reviewing and interpreting laboratory analyses and providing reports with the outcomes and necessary abatement protocols.

Education

  • Pre-Health Sciences, George Brown College, 2012
  • Addictions and Community Service Worker, CDI (Everest) College, 2007

Previous Experience

  • Environmental Hygiene Technician – Pario Engineering & Environmental Sciences, January 2020 - Present
  • Project Manager / Estimator – Paul Davis Restoration, Simcoe County, April 2019-December 2019
  • Project Coordinator / Environmental Technician – Michael Flynn & Associates Ltd., September 2017 – February 2019
  • Administrative Assistant / Environmental Technician – Pario Engineering & Environmental Sciences, August 2012 – August 2017

Professional Certifications

  • PMII; Certified Residential Mould Inspector (CRMI), 2018
  • IICRC, Applied Microbial Remediation Technician (AMRT), 2016
  • IICRC, Water Restoration Technician (WRT), 2016
  • Asbestos Awareness, 2016
David Delzotto

David Delzotto
CFEI

Project Manager & Fire Investigator

David Delzotto
CFEI

Project Manager & Fire Investigator

david.delzotto@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Project Management
  • Fire Investigations
  • Spill Response (Levels I, II, and III)
  • Hazardous Materials Technician
  • Hydrology

Education

  • Instrumentation Engineering, Confederation College
  • Biology, Lakehead University
  • NFPA 921 Certified Fire and Explosives Investigator training, FESTI Fire and Emergency Training Institute

Previous Experience

  • Project Manager, EFI Global
  • Compliance Manager, Potter Environmental
  • Field Technician, Ministry of the Environment
  • Contract with Solicitor General, Trevcon Construction
  • Experience Coordinator, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation
  • Computer Programmer, Ministry of Tourism and Recreation
  • Land Planner, Ministry of Natural Resources

Professional Certifications

  • OETC -Wastewater collection, Wastewater treatment, Water treatment, Water distribution
  • NFPA -Firefighter 1
  • NFPA -Company Officer 1
  • NFPA -Fire Services Instructor 1
  • NFPA - 472 Hazardous materials Technician,
  • Mission specific ops.- 6.3 Decontamination - 6.4 Technical Decontamination, 6.7 Air Monitoring, -6.8 Rescue and Recovery -6.9 Illicit labs
  • MHSA- hydrocarbons identification and suppression
  • MHSA - Carbon Monoxide investigations
  • CHLOREP Training, Hazardous materials and WMD, Mississippi Fire College
  • Tank car and Rail Car Specialist, Hazardous Materials, Justice Institute of B.C. (JIBC)
  • EMO- IMS training
  • C.O.R.E. Disaster Management
  • OFM Trainer Facilitator
  • First Aid and CPR First Responder, Health Care Provider Level (HCPL)
  • OFMEM Fire Protection and Emergency Management
David Giles

David Giles

Senior Project Manager, Senior Emergency Response Specialist

David Giles

Senior Project Manager, Senior Emergency Response Specialist

david.giles@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Spill remediation and restoration
  • Emergency response
  • Environmental drilling, soil and groundwater sampling
  • Project management
  • Terrestrial and aquatic ecosystems

Education

  • Fish and Wildlife Technician Diploma, Sir Sandford Fleming College, School of Natural Resources and Environment Sciences, Lindsay, Ontario (2002).

Previous Experience

  • Field Supervisor, Stantec
  • Senior Project Manager, Environmental Solutions Remediation Services (ESRS)
  • Regional Manager, iTech Precision Cleaning
  • Environmental Field Technician, Jacques Whitford Environment, Ltd.
  • Quality Control Technician, The Miller Group (Smith Construction)
  • Research Technician, Trent University
  • Fisheries Technician, Haliburton Hastings Fisheries Assessment Unit

Professional Certifications

  • First Aid and CPR
  • Hazardous Material Training and Supervisor Due Diligence
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods Training
  • Ministry of Transportation Book 7 Highway Safety Training
David Weldon

David Weldon
P.Eng., CFEI, CVFI

Senior Forensic Engineer, Fire and Explosion Investigator

David Weldon
P.Eng., CFEI, CVFI

Senior Forensic Engineer, Fire and Explosion Investigator

david.weldon@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Electrical and Mechanical Failure Investigations & Testing
  • Forensic Investigations and Root Cause Failure Investigations
  • Loss Control Mitigation
  • Project Management
  • Product Failure Analysis
  • Cause and Origin Investigation

Education

  • Bachelor of Applied Science (Mechanical Engineering), University of Waterloo
  • Completed majority of MBA Program (1988-1991), University of St. Thomas & York University
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) & Leadership Course, University of Waterloo

Previous Experience

  • Newtron Group, Chief Engineer & Project Manager
  • Weldon Engineering Inc., Robotics & Automation Specialist
  • Deloitte & Touche LLP, Consultant - Scientific Research & Experimental Development (SRED)
  • Weldon Engineering Inc., Robotics & Automation Specialist
  • Robotic Technology Systems, Inc., Director – Robotics & Automation
  • Weldon Engineering Inc., Consulting Engineer – Mechanical Design
  • Belnor Electronics Inc., Engineering Manager
  • Military and Avionics Division, Honeywell Inc., Process Development Engineer
  • Honeywell Ltd. - Residential Division, Product Design Engineer

Professional Certifications

Courses, Training and Certifications
  • Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO), licensed member since 1988.
  • NAFI-Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator (CFEI) and Vehicle Fire (CVFI)
  • HVAC Design, Level I & II, ASHRAE
  • Canadian Securities Course
Professional Associations
  • Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO)
  • National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)
Publications and Presentations
  • Lecturer of Mechanical Technology, Seneca College of Applied Arts and Technology
Dennis Pupulin

Dennis Pupulin
P. Eng., FEC

Senior Structural Engineer

Dennis Pupulin
P. Eng., FEC

Senior Structural Engineer

dennis.pupulin@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Structural/Forensic Engineering
  • Building Envelope Design & Restoration
  • Building Condition Assessments & Reserve Fund Studies
  • Residential and High Complexity Commercial
  • Agricultural (Greenhouses)
  • Contract Disputes, Claims & Expert Witness

Education

  • University of Windsor, Bachelor of Applied Sciences, Honours Civil Engineering

Previous Experience

  • Director and Principal Engineer, Mind Quest Engineering Inc. & Group of Companies
  • Managing Director, Dencol Contracting Ltd. (USA/Canada)
  • Project Manager, Collavino Inc. (Oversees/Canada)

Professional Certifications

  • Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
  • National Association of Mould Professionals
  • Ontario Onsite Wastwater Association
  • Restricted Operators Certificate (ROC-A) UAV
  • Commercial UAV Pilot Training
  • Speciality Coatings (Sika)
  • Moisture Mitigations System Certificate (Ardex)
  • Cementitious Underlayment’s & Toppings Certificate (Ardex)
  • Technical Consultant Training in Concrete Protection & Moisture Mitigation (Spraylock CP)
  • Concrete grinding & Polishing (Diamatic Canada)
  • Canada-NC Technical Review Certification Preparation (LEED)
  • Thermal & Infrared Thermography, Level 1 (Snell Infrared)
  • Mould Inspection and Remediation Certificate
  • Canine Handler & Mould Detection Certificate (Florida Canine Academy)
  • WHMIS, fall arrest, swing stage, articulating lift, training & certification
  • Lean Manufacturing Seminars (Deloite Touche)
  • Professional Engineers Ontario (Order of Honour)
  • Construction Award of Merit, Essex County (Windsor Construction Association)
Dennis Reade

Dennis Reade
P. Geo.

Project Manager

Dennis Reade
P. Geo.

Project Manager

dennis.reade@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Upstream Oil and Gas
  • Emergency Spill Response
  • Phase I, II, and III Environmental Site Assessments
  • Hydrogeology
  • Regulatory Approvals

Education

  • B.Sc. Honours Geochemistry, University of Waterloo, Ontario, 2010.

Previous Experience

  • Hydrogeologist, Nichols Environmental (Canada) Ltd., Calgary, Alberta
  • Hydrogeologist, Millennium EMS Solutions, Edmonton, Alberta

Professional Certifications

  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta, Professional Geoscientist – P.Geo.
  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia, Professional Geoscientist – P.Geo.
  • Dale Carnegie Leadership Training
  • Alberta Tier 2 Training
  • Ground Disturbance Supervisor – Level II
  • H2S Alive
  • Petroleum Safety Training (PST)
  • Construction Safety Training System (CSTS)
  • Standard First Aid / CPR / ARD Level C, B.C. Workplace Emergency First Aid / CPR Level A
  • Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) / Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHMIS)

Diane Wunder

Diane Wunder
RFT, EP

Operations and Client Relationship Manager

Diane Wunder
RFT, EP

Operations and Client Relationship Manager

diane.wunder@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Site Assessment & Remediation – Commercial Transportation, Commercial Properties
  • National Spill Response Team (Oil & Gas)
  • CAT management (Environmental, Engineering, Geotech, Hazmat)
  • Environmental Auditor – Regulatory, Compliance, Management Systems
  • Client relationship development & maintenance

Education

  • Environmental Auditor Training / 2014 - Environmental Management Systems (EMS) standards, practices and aspects, environmental auditing, legislation, regulations and other Canadian requirements. (Diploma (2)
  • Leadership Development Series / 2016 - (Diploma)
  • Environmental Professional (EP) / 2009 - Site Assessment & Reclamation; Resource Management; Compliance Environmental Auditor (CEA-IT) (Diploma)
  • BC Forest Professionals (ABCFP) / 2006 - Registered Forest Technician (Diploma)
  • Alberta College of Art + Design / 1989 - B.Des, Visual Communications (Diploma)

Previous Experience

  • Stantec Consulting / 2016 -2018 Commercial Sub-Sector Leader – CA West & North – Principal
  • Stantec Consulting / 2014 -2016 Environmental Services Calgary – Business Centre Sector Lead (BCSL) – Senior Associate
  • Stantec Consulting / 2012 -2014 Strategic Development - Site Investigation & Remediation, Calgary – Associate
  • Environmental Solutions / 2007-2012 Regional Manager - Western Canada

Professional Certifications

  • Environmental Professional (EP) / 2009 - Site Assessment & Reclamation; Resource Management; Compliance Environmental Auditor (CEA-IT) (Diploma)
  • BC Forest Professionals (ABCFP) / 2006 - Registered Forest Technician (Diploma)
  • Alberta College of Art + Design / 1989 - B.Des, Visual Communications
Doug Horn

Doug Horn
CFEI

Senior Fire Investigator

Doug Horn
CFEI

Senior Fire Investigator

doug.horn@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Determination of origin and cause of fire in structures
  • Determination of origin and cause of explosions in structures
  • Provision of expert opinion on origin and cause of fire and/or explosion in legal proceedings

Education

  • Effects of Ventilation on Fires – Get it Right – Don’t get Burned – Canadian Association of Fire Investigators 2016
  • Hell’s Kitchen: Commercial and Residential Kitchen Fires, Canadian Association of Fire Investigators, 2015
  • Residential Electricity for Fire Investigators, Fire Findings, Benton Harbour Michigan, 2015
  • National Forum on Forensic Evidence in Fire Investigations: Criminal and Civil Proceedings, Osgood Professional Centre, Toronto, 2011
  • Expert Forensic Evidence in Criminal Proceedings, Osgood Professional Development Centre, Toronto, 2009
  • Investigation of Gas and Electric Appliance Fires, Fire Findings, Benton Harbour Michigan, 2008
  • Expert Evidence in Criminal Proceedings, Osgood Professional Development Centre, Toronto, 2007
  • Fire and Explosion Investigation, Short Course, Carleton University, Ottawa, 2005
  • Advanced Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation, National Association of Fire Investigators, Toronto, 2003
  • Arson Homicide Task Force, Toronto Arson Task Force, Toronto, 2003
  • Advanced Fire Cause Determination, Ontario Fire College/Office of the Fire Marshal, Gravenhurst, 2002
  • Fire Cause Determination, Ontario Fire College/Office of the Fire Marshal, Gravenhurst, 1999

Previous Experience

  • Giffin Koerth Inc., Senior Association
  • Office of the Ontario Fire Marshal and Emergency Management, Fire Investigator
  • York Regional Police, Detective
  • Dryden Police Service, Constable/Detective Constable

Professional Certifications

  • Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator
Doug Tremblay

Doug Tremblay
P. Eng.

Senior Forensic Engineer, Mechanical Engineer

Doug Tremblay
P. Eng.

Senior Forensic Engineer, Mechanical Engineer

douglas.tremblay@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

  • Mechanical Components and System Failure Evaluations
  • Motor Vehicle Accident Reconstruction
  • Bodily Injury Severity Analysis
  • Lighting and Building Code Consulting

Education

  • Bachelor of Technology, Mechanical Engineering, Ryerson University, 1988.
  • MBA, Queen's University, 2014.

Previous Experience

  • F&P Manufacturing Incorporated
  • Bombardier Inc.
  • Magnavox Advanced Products and Systems Co.

Professional Certifications

  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by the PEO (Professional Engineers Ontario)
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by Engineers Geoscientists New Brunswick
  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by Engineers Nova Scotia
Edward (Eddie) Deveau

Edward (Eddie) Deveau
P. Eng., CFEI

Senior Fire investigator and Forensic Engineer

Edward (Eddie) Deveau
P. Eng., CFEI

Senior Fire investigator and Forensic Engineer

edward.deveau@pario.ca

Areas of Expertise

Fire Investigation

  • Origin & Cause; Industrial, Commercial, Residential, Vehicle
  • Examination & documentation of scenes
  • Engineering investigations
  • Preparation of Expert Reports

Engineering investigations;

  • chemical, mechanical, electrical, fire

Review & analysis technical drawings

Operation & review naval combat systems


    Education

    B.Eng., Chemical Engineering – Royal Military College of Canada

    Advanced Fire Investigations – Seattle WA

    Previous Experience

    • Jensen Hughes; Forensic Engineer
    • Canadian Natural Resources; Technical Safety Engineer
    • Royal Canadian Navy; Naval Combat Systems Engineering Officer


      Professional Certifications

      • Certified Fire & Explosion Investigator CFEI
      • Professional Engineer P. Eng. registered with APEGA
      • Registered with PEO


        Eli Vandersluis

        Eli Vandersluis
        Ph.D., EIT

        Forensic Materials Specialist

        Eli Vandersluis
        Ph.D., EIT

        Forensic Materials Specialist

        Eli.Vandersluis@pario.ca

        Areas of Expertise

        • Failure analysis
        • Metallography
        • Microscopy
        • X-ray diffraction
        • Casting, machining, and heat treatment
        • Mechanical, thermal, and electrical property testing

        Education

        • Ph.D. in Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, 2020
        • M.A.Sc. in Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, 2016
        • B.Eng. in Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, with Honours, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, 2014

        Previous Experience

        • Instructor, Materials Science Fundamentals, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, 2016
        • Graduate Assistant, Materials Science I and II, Ryerson University, Toronto, Ontario, 2020
        • NSERC Research Assistant, Center for Near-net-shape Processing of Materials, Toronto, Ontario, 2014
        Faraz Sharief

        Faraz Sharief

        Draftsperson

        Faraz Sharief

        Draftsperson

        faraz.sharief@pario.ca

        Areas of Expertise

        • Computer Assisted Architectural Design (AutoCAD, Revit)
        • Interior and Exterior Structural Design
        • Site Inspection
        • Field Investigations

        Education

        • Architectural Technology (Advanced Diploma), Humber College, 2018

        Previous Experience

        • Architectural Technologist, Arch Design Inc.
        • Field Technician, Engtec Consulting Inc.
        Jacob Evelyn

        Jacob Evelyn
        B.Eng., EIT

        Structural Engineer in Training

        Jacob Evelyn
        B.Eng., EIT

        Structural Engineer in Training

        jacob.evelyn@pario.ca

        Areas of Expertise

        • Structural Design – Steel, Concrete, and Wood Framed Structures
        • Investigation of Failed Structures
        • Structural Analysis
        • Project Management

        Education

        Bachelor of Engineering (Civil Engineering), Ryerson University (2011)

        Previous Experience

        • Structural Designer, Jerol Technologies Inc.

        Professional Certifications



          James Page

          James Page
          P.Eng., CFEI, CVFI

          Forensic Engineer - Electrical Engineering

          James Page
          P.Eng., CFEI, CVFI

          Forensic Engineer - Electrical Engineering

          james.page@pario.ca

          Areas of Expertise

          • Fire and explosions cause and analysis (with 400+ investigations completed)
          • Fire and security systems evaluation
          • Product Failure Analysis
          • Product Failure Analysis for Water Loss Events
          • Sump pump system failure analysis expert

          Education

          • P. Eng., Electrical Engineering, University of Western Ontario. Graduated in 2005
          • 2007 National Fire, Arson and Explosion Investigation Training Program
          • 2007 Fire Findings, Investigation of Gas and Electric Appliance Fire Seminar
          • Attended and Presented at the 2010 Investigation of Appliances and Small Equipment Failures (CAFI)
          • 2011 Fire Findings, Investigating Solid Fuel-Burning Appliance Fires
          • 2012 Advanced Fire Investigation Workshop with Dr. John DeHaan

          Previous Experience

          • Reverse engineered and improved control logic for numerous pneumatic caning and filling systems
          • Redesigned and reconfigured the liquid raw materials delivery for the alkyd paint manufacturing system
          • Converted original electrical single line drawings to AutoCAD and updated to as built
          • Developed award winning Safety Program

          Professional Certifications

          • Member of Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
          • National Association of Fire Investigators (NAFI)
          Jason Day

          Jason Day
          B.Sc., MNRES

          Environmental Project Manager

          Jason Day
          B.Sc., MNRES

          Environmental Project Manager

          jason.day@pario.ca

          Areas of Expertise

          • Field Investigations
          • Reclamation Planning
          • Policy Analysis
          • Project Management

          Education

          • Master’s Degree in Natural Resources and Environmental Science (regional wind farm land-use planning), 2011, University of Northern British Columbia, Prince George, British Columbia

          • Bachelor of Science Degree (plant ecology), 1996, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta


          Previous Experience

          • Environmental Project Manager – Pario Engineering & Environmental Sciences, Western Canada, 2019 - Present
          • Regulatory and Environment Consultant / Owner – Sagebrush Planning, Sherwood Park, 2016 - 2019
          • Project Manager, Regulatory and Environment – Stantec, Edmonton, 2013 - 2014
          • Project Manager, Regulatory and Environment – Millennium EMS Solutions, Edmonton, 2010 - 2012
          • Environmental Planner – Stantec, Sidney, 2008 - 2010
          • Environmental Planner – Sea Breeze Power Corp, Vancouver, 2004 – 2008

          Professional Certifications


          • Professional Biologist (P.Biol), ASPB, Alberta, application under review
          • Registered Professional Biologist (R.P.Bio), CAB, British Columbia, application under review
          • Member, PMI, Northern Alberta Chapter
          • Stantec Project Management Certificate, 2014
          • First Aid, CPR, WHMIS, TDG, 2013
          • Grassland Vegetation Inventory methods, 2012
          • ISO 14001 Environmental Management Systems, 2006
          • Pipeline Environmental Inspection Certificate (Petroleum Industry Training Service), 1999

            Jeffrey Brown

            Jeffrey Brown
            Dip. Arch. Tech.

            Senior Technologist

            Jeffrey Brown
            Dip. Arch. Tech.

            Senior Technologist

            jeff.brown@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            • Residential/commercial construction
            • Building code compliance
            • Project management

            Education

            • Advanced degree in Architectural Technology, Humber College.
            • Certificate in Management, Schulich School of Business.
            • PRINCE2 project manager, Schulich School of Business.

            Previous Experience

            • Key Project Designer, leading Timber Frame Building company
            • Manager, Contracting Firm

            Professional Certifications

            • Certified Project Manager
            • Certificate in Management
            Joelle Reid

            Joelle Reid
            Spec. Hons. B.A., C. Tech., CRSP

            Senior Project Manager

            Joelle Reid
            Spec. Hons. B.A., C. Tech., CRSP

            Senior Project Manager

            joelle.reid@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            • Occupational Health and Safety
            • Environmental Hygiene
            • Hazardous Materials Management                                     
            • Water and Mould Damage Remediation
            • Fire and Smoke Migration Assessment
            • Indoor Air Quality Assessments
            • Emergency Spill Containment and Remediation
            • Infrared Thermography Assessments
            • Project Management
            • Site Management of Large-Scale, Complex-Loss Remediation Projects

            Education

            • Graduate Certificate, Urban Land Regeneration, Seneca College (2014)
            • Specialized Honours Bachelor of Arts, Environmental and Health Studies, Glendon College at York University (2011)

            Previous Experience

            • Intermediate Associate (EHS), -30- Forensic Engineering
            • Project Scientist, S2S Environmental

            Professional Certifications

            • Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP), Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals
            • Certified Technician (C.Tech.), Ontario Association of Certified Engineering Technicians and Technologists
            • Certified Level 1 Infrared Thermographer, Infraspection Institute
            Josh Rose

            Josh Rose
            P.Eng., CET

            Forensic Structural Engineer

            Josh Rose
            P.Eng., CET

            Forensic Structural Engineer

            joshua.rose@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            • Forensic Structural Investigation and Evaluation
            • Structural Failures and/or Damages caused by Fires, Explosions, Wind and/or Snow Loads, Impacts, Vibrations, Ground Movements, Water Infiltrations
            • Structural Engineering – Residential, Commercial, Heavy Industrial, Institutional
            • Structural Analysis and Design
            • Structural Failure Response
            • Building Condition Assessments

            Education

            • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology, College of the North Atlantic, 1998

            Previous Experience

            • Senior Structural Engineer - SNC-Lavalin
            • Structural Designer – Harbourside Engineering Consultants
            • Structural Designer - Stantec
            • Structural Designer – Campbell Comeau Engineering

            Professional Certifications

            • Engineers Nova Scotia (APENS)
            • Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO)
            • Professional Engineers Manitoba (APEGM)
            • TechNova Certified Engineering Technologist (CET)
            Justin Choi

            Justin Choi

            Draftsperson

            Justin Choi

            Draftsperson

            justin.choi@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            • Residential/commercial construction
            • Building Code compliance
            • Building Permits
            • Architectural Computer-Aided Design (AutoCAD, Revit)

            Education

            • Diploma of Architectural Technology, Humber College, 2012
            Kamen Peytchev

            Kamen Peytchev
            P.Eng., M.Eng., BDS, C.Eng.

            Manager, Structural Engineering

            Kamen Peytchev
            P.Eng., M.Eng., BDS, C.Eng.

            Manager, Structural Engineering

            kamen.peytchev@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            • Forensic Structural Engineering Evaluations of Structural Failures and/or Damages caused by Fires, Explosions, Wind and/or Snow Loads, Impacts, Vibrations, Ground Movements, Water Infiltrations
            • Building Code Consultations

            Education

            • Master of Engineering (Civil)

            Previous Experience

            • Design, Project Management, Quality Control of Structures, Consulting Engineering Firm
            • Industrial, Commercial, and Institutional Building Design, Various Companies (Europe and Canada)

            Professional Certifications

            • Licensed (permanent) as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) by the PEO (Professional Engineers Ontario)
            • Designated as a Consulting Engineer (C.Eng.) by the PEO
            • Certified Building Design Specialist (BDS) by the PEO
            • Ontario Ministry of Housing - BCIN certification (BCIN 28166).
            Karen Rousset

            Karen Rousset

            Administrator

            Karen Rousset

            Administrator

            karen.rousset@pario.ca
            Kristen Harper

            Kristen Harper
            B.Sc.

            Project Manager

            Kristen Harper
            B.Sc.

            Project Manager

            kristen.harper@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            Site Remediation & Restoration

            • Construction Contract Administration
            • Cleanup and Restoration of Open Water Areas
            • Superfund Sites
            • Sampling and Monitoring Programs
            • Project Management and Field Execution

            Emergency Response

            • Truck Spills
            • Domestic Release
            • Project Management and Field Execution

            Indoor Air Quality

            • Mould and Asbestos Site Assessments
            • Abatement

            Education

            • University of Guelph, Guelph Ontario 2001 - Honors Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences Monitoring & Analysis and Degradation

            Previous Experience

            • Layfield Canada Geosynthetics, Construction Products Technical Support
            • Conestoga-Rovers & Associates, Environmental Scientist/Project Manager

            Professional Certifications

            • 40-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER
            • 30-Hour OSHA Construction Safety
            • Canadian WHMIS and OHSA Hazard Communication
            • 16-Hour Mould Hazard Evaluation, Assessment and Sampling
            • Transportation of Dangerous Goods
            • Hazardous Materials Transportation
            • Hydrogen Sulfide Awareness
            Luis Pernudi

            Luis Pernudi
            P.Eng., M. Eng.

            Senior Forensic Structural Engineer; Western Canada

            Luis Pernudi
            P.Eng., M. Eng.

            Senior Forensic Structural Engineer; Western Canada

            luis.pernudi@pario.ca

            Areas of Expertise

            • Civil Engineering
            • Prime Consulting Services
            • Construction Site Inspections
            • Field Investigations
            • Building Restoration Assessments
            • Structural Assessment and Restoration Design in Wood, Masonry, Concrete and Steel
            • Analysis of Failures for Structures Affected by Fire, Flood, Snow, Wind, Earthquake and Vibration
            • Reinforced Concrete Designs
            • Repair Procedures and Structural Drawings Coordination
            • Building Code Reviews
            • Catastrophe Event Assessments

              Education

              • Master’s Degree in Civil Engineering (Fire Safety), 2012 Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada
              • Advanced Civil Engineering Technologist Diploma, 2009 Algonquin College, Ottawa, Canada
              • Master’s Degree in Project Management, 2004 University for International Cooperation, San José, Costa Rica
              • Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering, 1992 University of Costa Rica, San José, Costa Rica

              Previous Experience

              • Forensic Structural Engineer - Snihur Engineering Inc., Edmonton, 2016 – 2019
              • Property Appraiser - Marc Bourret Appraisal Inc., Gatineau, 2011 – 2013
              • Forensic Engineer - Instituto Nacional de Seguros, Costa Rica, 1990 – 2004
              • Regional advisor of the Building Codes Project for the Center for Prevention of Natural Disasters in Central America, 1995
              • Private Practice - Costa Rica, 1992 – 2006


                Professional Certifications

                • Professional Engineer (P. Eng.), CFIA – Costa Rica, 1992 – Present
                • Professional Engineer (P. Eng.), PEO, APEGA, 2018 – Present
                • PMP credential, 2005 – 2009

                  Madeleine Stegmayer

                  Madeleine Stegmayer

                  Administrator

                  Madeleine Stegmayer

                  Administrator

                  madeleine.stegmayer@pario.ca
                  Marijan (Mario) Smolej

                  Marijan (Mario) Smolej
                  P. Eng., C.Eng.

                  Senior Forensic Engineer - Motor Vehicle Reconstruction

                  Marijan (Mario) Smolej
                  P. Eng., C.Eng.

                  Senior Forensic Engineer - Motor Vehicle Reconstruction

                  mario.smolej@pario.ca

                  Areas of Expertise

                  • Forensic Collision Reconstruction
                  • Occupant Biomechanics & Kinematics
                  • Materials/Metallurgical Failure Analysis
                  • Product Failure Analysis
                  • Recognized and Accepted as an Expert Witness at all Court levels and Arbitrations in Ontario.

                  Education

                  • B.A.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto, 1984.

                  Previous Experience

                  • Mario has 29 years of experience investigating and analyzing over 1,500 motor vehicle collisions in Canada and the United States for the insurance, legal, trucking industries and municipalities.
                  • He is a licensed professional engineer and a designated consulting engineer and a member of many associations included the Society of Automotive Engineers and the Canadian Association of Technical Accident Investigators and Reconstructionists.
                  • Mario's collision reconstruction experience is the culmination of his mechanical engineering degree, specialized training and continuous education, and independent research and testing. He has experience with Vehicle Event Data Records (EDRs) and has been a Crash Data Recorder (CDR) user since its introduction in 2000.
                  • He has also provided numerous seminars and presentations to the legal profession, insurance industry, and engineering community, as well as authoring several articles.
                  Mark Milner

                  Mark Milner
                  P. Eng., BDS, C. Eng.

                  Vice President, Engineering

                  Mark Milner
                  P. Eng., BDS, C. Eng.

                  Vice President, Engineering

                  mark.milner@pario.ca

                  Areas of Expertise

                  • Structural Engineering – Residential
                  • Structural Engineering – Commercial
                  • Structural Engineering – Heavy Industrial
                  • Forensic Investigation and Evaluation
                  • Structural Analysis and Design
                  • Structural Failure Response
                  • Mechanical Components and System Failure Evaluations

                  Education

                  • Bachelor of Applied Science, Structural Engineering, University of Waterloo, 1990

                  Previous Experience

                  • Senior Structural Engineer, Stantec

                  Professional Certifications

                  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by the PEO (Professional Engineers Ontario)
                  • Licensed as a Consulting Engineering by the province of Ontario
                  • Building Design Specialist (BDS) by the PEO
                  • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA)
                  Mark Samis

                  Mark Samis
                  P.Geo., M.Sc., MBA

                  Vice President, Environmental Sciences

                  Mark Samis
                  P.Geo., M.Sc., MBA

                  Vice President, Environmental Sciences

                  mark.samis@pario.ca

                  Areas of Expertise

                  • Project Management
                  • Spill Remediation
                  • Peer Review and Subrogation Support
                  • Phase I, II and III Environmental Site assessments
                  • Remediation Planning and Design
                  • Surface Water and Groundwater Monitoring
                  • Landfill Gas Studies
                  • Landfill Site Selection and Monitoring

                  Education

                  • Bachelor of Science, Geology, Queen's University, 1982.
                  • Master of Science, Geology, Queen's University, 1989.
                  • Master of Business Administration, University of Ottawa, 1999.

                  Previous Experience

                  • AECOM Canada
                  • ENVIRONMENTAL SOLUTIONS Remediation Services (Now EFI Canada), 2005-2012
                  • UMA Engineering Ltd.
                  • Dillon Consulting Limited (Toronto, Ottawa)
                  • Stantec Consulting Limited (Mississauga)
                  • Environmental Waste International, Ajax Ontario
                  • Marshall Macklin Monaghan Limited, Environmental Engineering Division.

                  Professional Certifications

                  • Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario
                  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of New Brunswick
                  • Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta
                  Martin Lazarek

                  Martin Lazarek
                  P. Eng., C.Eng.

                  Forensic Engineer - Mechanical / Material Engineering

                  Martin Lazarek
                  P. Eng., C.Eng.

                  Forensic Engineer - Mechanical / Material Engineering

                  martin.lazarek@pario.ca

                  Areas of Expertise

                  • Mechanical failures of heavy equipment, vehicles, marine vessels and aerospace components
                  • Rails (TTC and CN tracks) failure investigations
                  • Mid and large-size piping installations failure investigations
                  • Water filtration and purification systems
                  • Fuel oil installations (CSA B139)
                  • Sprinkler systems and fire protection installations
                  • Household plumbing and appliance investigations
                  • Mechanical failures of fasteners
                  • Polymer, glass and ceramic failures

                  Education

                  • Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical Engineering from Technical University of Lodz, Poland (1987).
                  • Accredited Professional Engineer in Ontario and Nova Scotia.

                  Previous Experience

                  • Acuren Group, Mississauga Laboratory
                  • Northstar Aerospace
                  • Derlan Aerospace
                  • Spar Aerospace
                  • Exactatherm

                  Professional Certifications

                  • ISO17025:2005 - preparation, laboratory reorganization and management of ISO accreditation process for Pario Material/Metallurgical Laboratory (accreditation received in December 2011 from Standards Council of Canada).
                  • Member of ASM International
                  Mary Scalamogna

                  Mary Scalamogna

                  Compliance Lead

                  Mary Scalamogna

                  Compliance Lead

                  mary.scalamogna@pario.ca
                  Mehdi Mirzazadeh

                  Mehdi Mirzazadeh
                  Ph.D., P.Eng., CFEI

                  Structural Forensic Engineer

                  Mehdi Mirzazadeh
                  Ph.D., P.Eng., CFEI

                  Structural Forensic Engineer

                  mehdi.mirzazadeh@pario.ca

                  Areas of Expertise

                  • Forensic Engineering (Investigation and Evaluation)
                  • Structural Design and Analysis of Bridges and Buildings as well as Finite Element Modelling and Analysis of Structural Members
                  • Structural Health Monitoring
                  • Fatigue Analysis
                  • Structural and Mechanical Design of temperature & humidity-controlled rooms (insulated sandwich panels, insulated floors, hardware and accessories, refrigeration/HVAC systems and humidification/dehumidification systems)
                  • Mechanical Systems for Power Plants (Balance of Plant Mechanical Systems)

                  Education

                  • Ph.D., Structural Engineering, Queen’s University, Kingston, ON, Canada
                  • MASc., Mechanical Engineering (Solid & Structural Mechanics), University of Waterloo, Waterloo, ON, Canada
                  • MASc., Biomedical Engineering (Biomechanics), Tehran, Iran
                  • BASc., Mechanical Engineering (Solid & Structural Mechanics), Tehran, Iran

                  Previous Experience

                  • Project Manager, Cantrol International Inc.
                  • Structural Engineer, WSP-MMM Group
                  • Licensed and Registered Forensic Engineer, Tehran, Iran
                  • Estimate/Mechanical Engineer, Mapna Group
                  • Project & Sales Engineer, Poshkar
                  • Logistics & Operation Analyst, Schneider Electric

                  Professional Certifications

                  • The first author of several conference papers and peer-reviewed articles published in high-ranking scientific journals in Structural and Mechanical Engineering
                  • Recipient of Sustainable Engineering Award from National Sciences & Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC)
                  • Business Development, Entrepreneurship and Market Strategy (Certificates by Ontario Centers of Excellence)
                  • Project Management (Certificates by MITACS Canada)
                  • Member, Canadian Society for Civil Engineering (CSCE)
                  • Member, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
                  • Member, American Concrete Institute (ACI)
                  • Member, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
                  • Forensic Engineering and Investigation (licensed and registered - Iranian Bar & Forensic Experts Association)
                  Miles Torch

                  Miles Torch
                  CET, CISEC

                  Project Manager

                  Miles Torch
                  CET, CISEC

                  Project Manager

                  miles.torch@pario.ca

                  Areas of Expertise

                  • Project Management
                  • Emergency Response
                  • Design and Implementation of Environmental Protection and Restoration
                  • Environmental Monitoring and Reporting
                  • Erosion and Sediment Control


                    Education

                    • Construction Engineering Technology, Niagara College, ON

                    Previous Experience

                    • Environmental Construction Inspection/Compliance; The Regional Municipality of York
                    • Project Management and Estimating - Environmental Protection Design, Construction and Emergency Response; Filtrexx Canada
                    • Project Management and Estimating; Civil Contractor


                      Professional Certifications

                      • Certified Engineering Technologist (CET)
                      • Certified Inspector of Sediment and Erosion Control (CISEC)
                      • MNRF Level 2 Fish Identification
                      • WHMIS, Fall Arrest, and MOL Contractor Safety
                        Neil Wilcox

                        Neil Wilcox

                        Assistant Vice President, Environmental Sciences

                        Neil Wilcox

                        Assistant Vice President, Environmental Sciences

                        neil.wilcox@pario.ca

                        Areas of Expertise

                        • Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecosystems
                        • Spill Remediation and Restoration
                        • Emergency Response
                        • Forensic Investigations in Source Identification and Age Dating of Petroleum Hydrocarbons

                        Education

                        • Post Graduate Diploma, Ecosystem Management Technician, Sir Sandford Fleming College, School of Natural Resources and Environment Sciences, Lindsay, Ontario (2003).
                        • Crew Leader Certification, Stream Assessment Protocol for Southern Ontario, Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources, Leslie Frost Centre, Dorset, Ontario (2002).
                        • Ecosystem Management Technician Diploma, Sir Sandford Fleming College, School of Natural Resources and Environment Sciences, Lindsay, Ontario (2002).

                        Previous Experience

                        • Senior Project Manager, AECOM
                        • Senior Project Manager, Environmental Solutions Remediation Services (ESRS)
                        • Fisheries Technician, Hamilton Conservation Authority

                        Professional Certifications

                        • First Aid and CPR
                        • Hazardous Material Training and Supervisor Due Diligence
                        • Transportation of Dangerous Goods Training
                        • Ministry of Transportation Book 7 Highway Safety Training
                        • Ontario Stream Assessment Protocol - Certified Crew Leader
                        • Ontario Benthos Bio-monitoring Protocol
                        • Class 2 Backpack Electrofishing - Certified Crew Leader
                        • Class 1 Ontario Fish and Macroinvertebrate Identification
                        Olga Ruban

                        Olga Ruban

                        Administrative Assistant

                        Olga Ruban

                        Administrative Assistant

                        olga.ruban@pario.ca
                        Pamela Tremblay

                        Pamela Tremblay
                        MASc., ing.

                        Senior Project Manager, Environmental Services

                        Pamela Tremblay
                        MASc., ing.

                        Senior Project Manager, Environmental Services

                        pamela.tremblay@pario.ca

                        Areas of Expertise

                        • Emergency Spill Response
                        • Spill Remediation and Restoration
                        • Phase I, II and III Environmental Site Assessments
                        • Project Management
                        • Environmental Drilling, Soil and Groundwater Sampling
                        • Geology


                          Education

                          • Master’s Degree in Applied Sciences, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (2012)
                          • Bachelor’s Degree in Geological Engineering, Université du Québec à Chicoutimi (2008)

                          Previous Experience

                          • Project Manager, Laforge Environnement inc.
                          • Exploration Geologist, Ressources Monarques
                          • Exploration Geologist, IOS Services Géoscientifiques


                            Professional Certifications

                            • (OIQ) - Member of the Quebec’s Order of Engineers
                            • (EESA) - Certified Environmental Site Assessor from Quebec Association of Environmental Auditing
                            • (ASP) - Construction Site Health and Safety Course
                            • (SOLUS) - Fit test, Respiratory Protection Apparatus Formation
                            • (POST) - Petroleum Oriented Safety Training
                            • (WHMIS) - Workplace Hazardous Materials Information Systems Course
                              Pete Wills

                              Pete Wills
                              P. Eng., CFEI

                              Senior Structural Engineer, Manager Barrie Office

                              Pete Wills
                              P. Eng., CFEI

                              Senior Structural Engineer, Manager Barrie Office

                              peter.wills@pario.ca

                              Areas of Expertise

                              • Structural Engineering – Residential, Commercial, Industrial, Institutional, Recreation
                              • Project Management
                              • Forensic Evaluation – Structural Failures and Damages
                              • Structural Design
                              • Contract Administration
                              • Remediation and Replacement of Transportation Structures

                              Education

                              • Bachelor of Applied Science, Civil/Structural Engineering, University of Waterloo, 1995

                              Previous Experience

                              • AECOM
                              • Georgian College (Instructor)
                              • Blackwell Bowick

                              Professional Certifications

                              • Licensed as a Professional Engineer by the PEO (Professional Engineers Ontario)
                              Rob Foote

                              Rob Foote
                              PMP, CET, CESA

                              Senior Project Manager

                              Rob Foote
                              PMP, CET, CESA

                              Senior Project Manager

                              robert.foote@pario.ca

                              Areas of Expertise

                              • Project management
                              • Petroleum hydrocarbon spill - emergency response and remediation
                              • Environmental Site Assessments (Phase I, II, III)
                              • Environmental drilling, soil and groundwater sampling

                              Education

                              • Masters Certificate in Project Management, Sprott School of Business at Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario (2014)
                              • Certified Joint Health and Safety Committee Member training (Construction), WSIB (2009)
                              • 40-hour Hazardous Waste Technician Training Program (HAZWOPER) (2001)
                              • Environmental Site Assessor Certification (AESAC) 2-day Phase I ESA training, Toronto, Ontario (2000)
                              • Civil Engineering Technology Diploma, Loyalist College, Belleville, Ontario (1992)

                              Previous Experience

                              • Senior Project Manager, EFI Global
                              • Regional Manager – Eastern Ontario, DLS Services Inc.
                              • Owner and President – Oakleaf Environmental Services Inc.
                              • Senior Engineering Technologist – Trow Consulting Engineers
                              • Municipal Construction Inspector, JL Richards and Associates Ltd.

                              Professional Certifications

                              • Project Management Professional (PMP)
                              • Certified Engineering Technologist (CET)
                              • Certified Environmental Site Assessor (CESA)
                              • Certified JHSC member (Construction)
                              • WHMIS, First Aid and CPR
                              Robert Anstey

                              Robert Anstey
                              Dip. Tech.

                              Environmental Project Manager

                              Robert Anstey
                              Dip. Tech.

                              Environmental Project Manager

                              robert.anstey@pario.ca

                              Areas of Expertise

                              • Emergency Spill Response on Land, Small and Large Watercourses and Waterbodies
                              • In-Situ and Ex-Situ Soil and Water Remediation
                              • Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments
                              • Project Management Including Small to Very Large Multi-Faceted Programs
                              • Preparation of Technical Documents and Reports


                                Education

                                • Diploma of Marine Environmental Technology, Marine Institute of Memorial University, Newfoundland

                                Previous Experience

                                • Emergency Spill Response/Environmental Assessment, Ridgeline Canada Inc.
                                • Emergency Spill Response/Environmental Assessment, SWAT Consulting Inc.
                                • Environmental Assessment, Remediation and Spill Response, WorleyParsons
                                • Environmental Assessment, Remediation and Spill Response, Alpine Environmental Inc.
                                • Environmental Monitoring, Water and Wastewater Treatment Plant Operator, Davis Engineering and Associates Ltd.


                                  Professional Certifications

                                  • Incident Command System 100, 200, and 300
                                  • Commercial UAV Pilot (up to 25 kg)
                                  • WCSS Spill Responder 100 and 200
                                  • 24 hr HAZWOPER Training


                                    Sam Howarth

                                    Sam Howarth
                                    B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.

                                    Forensic Biomechanist

                                    Sam Howarth
                                    B.Sc., M.Sc., Ph.D.

                                    Forensic Biomechanist

                                    samuel.howarth@pario.ca

                                    Areas of Expertise

                                    • Biomechanics
                                    • Human injury potential assessment and the likely mechanisms of injury
                                    • Slip/trip and fall
                                    • Motor vehicle accidents

                                    Education

                                    • PhD, Biomechanics, University of Waterloo 2011.

                                    Professional Certifications

                                    • Research published in more than 15 peer-reviewed journals.
                                    • Recipient of the Founders' Award at the 2011 Association of Canadian Ergonomists conference for research conducted during doctoral studies.
                                    Scott Wheeler

                                    Scott Wheeler
                                    CFI, CFEI

                                    Fire Investigator

                                    Scott Wheeler
                                    CFI, CFEI

                                    Fire Investigator

                                    scott.wheeler@pario.ca

                                    Areas of Expertise

                                    • Fire and Explosion Investigation Small and Large Loss Fire
                                    • Fire Scene
                                    • Fire Scene Safety

                                    Education

                                    • Certified as a Fire Investigator NFPA1033, Manitoba Emergency Service College 2005

                                    Previous Experience

                                    • Various Roles for Halifax Regional Fire Service including Volunteer Fire Fighter, Professional Fire Fighter, Fire Prevention Officer, Fire Investigator, Lead Fire Investigator

                                    Professional Certifications

                                    • Fire Investigator NFPA1033, Manitoba Emergency Service College
                                    • Member, International Association of Arson Investigators
                                    • Member, National Association of Fire Investigators
                                    • Member, Canadian Association of Fire Investigators
                                    • Member, Fire Investigation Association of Alberta

                                    Sharon Rolston

                                    Sharon Rolston

                                    Administrator

                                    Sharon Rolston

                                    Administrator

                                    sharon.rolston@pario.ca
                                    Sonya Ferrari

                                    Sonya Ferrari

                                    Supervisor of Administration, Accounts Receivable

                                    Sonya Ferrari

                                    Supervisor of Administration, Accounts Receivable

                                    sonya.ferrari@pario.ca
                                    Taraneh (Tara) Kazerouni

                                    Taraneh (Tara) Kazerouni
                                    P. Eng., PMP

                                    Forensic Electrical Engineer

                                    Taraneh (Tara) Kazerouni
                                    P. Eng., PMP

                                    Forensic Electrical Engineer

                                    taraneh.kazerouni@pario.ca

                                    Areas of Expertise

                                    Site Assessment & Remediation – Electrical Installation, Commercial, Industrial, residential Properties

                                    • Investigation of Electrical equipment failure
                                    • Design and evaluation of Electrical and Life safety system
                                    • Application of standards such as Ontario and Canadian Electrical Safety code, NEMA Standards, CAN/ULC, MTS
                                    • Project Management

                                    Management

                                    • Planning, scheduling, budgeting, Executing, closing
                                    • Electrical Engineering

                                    Education

                                    University of Saskatchewan / 2015 - M.Eng, Electrical Engineering – Power System

                                    Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University/ 2011 - M.Tech, Electrical Engineering – Power System

                                    Azad University/ 2007 - B.Sc., Electronics Engineering

                                    Previous Experience

                                    • - 30- Forensic Engineering / 2016 -2018 Electrical Associate – Electrical Failures
                                    • Kalot Co. LTD. / 2007 -2009 Electrical Engineer
                                    • Rahestan Technical Engineering Co. / 2005 - 2006 Engineer intern

                                    Professional Certifications

                                    • Professional Engineer (P.Eng)
                                    • Project Management Professional (PMP)
                                    Thomas Cardiff

                                    Thomas Cardiff

                                    Junior Environmental Scientist

                                    Thomas Cardiff

                                    Junior Environmental Scientist

                                    thomas.cardiff@pario.ca

                                    Areas of Expertise

                                    • Emergency Spill Response and Remediation
                                    • Site Assessments and Monitoring
                                    • Project Management

                                    Education

                                    • Joint Honours Geography and Environmental Management – Development and Environment Specialization & Anthropology, University of Waterloo, 2012

                                    Previous Experience

                                    • Junior Consultant, North Shore Environmental Consultants
                                    • Pipeline Labourer, Cascade Energy Services
                                    • Administrative & Operations Support, Edmonds Landscape Construction
                                    • Arborist, Bartlett Tree Experts
                                    Vilija Mercer

                                    Vilija Mercer
                                    B.Sc.

                                    Environmental Scientist & Project Manager

                                    Vilija Mercer
                                    B.Sc.

                                    Environmental Scientist & Project Manager

                                    vilija.mercer@pario.ca

                                    Areas of Expertise

                                    • Environmental Spill Remediation
                                    • Emergency Response
                                    • Environmental Drilling, Soil and Groundwater Sampling
                                    • Project Management
                                    • Phase I and II Environmental Assessments

                                    Education

                                    • Environmental Protection Technician Diploma, Centennial College, Toronto 2013.
                                    • BSc. Physical Geography, Brock University 2011.

                                    Previous Experience

                                    • Environmental Technologist, Pario
                                    • Student Environmental Technician, AECOM

                                    Professional Certifications

                                    • First Aid and CPR
                                    • Ministry of Transportation Book 7 Highway Safety Training
                                    Zachary King

                                    Zachary King
                                    P. Eng., CFEI

                                    Business Development Manager

                                    Zachary King
                                    P. Eng., CFEI

                                    Business Development Manager

                                    zachary.king@pario.ca

                                    Areas of Expertise

                                    • Product Liability Investigations
                                    • Failure Investigation and Analysis of:
                                    • Commercial and Residential Piping and Plumbing;
                                    • Fire Suppression and Sprinkler Systems;
                                    • Fuel Oil Tanks and Storage;
                                    • Residential/Home Appliances;
                                    • Fan Coils, Heat Pump, and HVAC Systems;
                                    • Commercial Mechanical Systems;
                                    • Fire Investigations of:
                                    • Residential/Home Appliances
                                    • Commercial and Residential Properties
                                    • Review for Repair Proposals and Costing for Elevators
                                    • Fiberglass, Thermoplastics and Polymers

                                    Education

                                    Bachelor of Engineering in Material Engineering, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia (2007).

                                    Previous Experience

                                    • Materials Engineer & Fire Investigator, Arcon Forensic Engineers
                                    • Project Coordinator, Netricom
                                    • Applications Engineer, Fabricated Plastics Ltd.
                                    • Preventative Maintenance Engineering Assistant, Norampac Inc.
                                    • Design and Drafting Assistant, Road Construction, City of Toronto Works Dept.
                                    • Head Coach, Competitive Swimming Instructor, Etobicoke Swim Club

                                    Professional Certifications

                                    • Professional Engineer, Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO)
                                    • Certified Fire and Explosion Investigator, National Association of Fire Investigators
                                    • Standard First Aid and CPR-C, Lifesaving Society of Canada
                                    • National Lifesaving Society, Lifesaving Society of Canada