STEPHEN L. EHRHARDT, CET, PMP
President, Senior Consultant
A Certified Engineering Technologist with over 33 years experience in heavy manufacturing operations, including Industrial, Defence, Energy, Resource, Mining and Transportation equipment sectors. Mr. Ehrhardt has facilitated large scale projects with responsibilities that included operations management, marketing, product estimating, industrial engineering, manufacturing planning and support and specific project management.
Qualifications and areas of specialty include:
Work experience summary:
2007 – Present – Senior Consultant, BlueLeaf Ventures Inc.
1995 – 2007 - Manager, Fabrication, TrentonWorks Ltd.
1990 – 1995 - Manager, Defence Programs and Diversification, Trenton Works Inc.
1989 – 1990 - Manager, Offshore & Industrial Fabrication, Trenton Works Lavalin
1982 – 1989 - Manager, Manufacturing Engineering, Trenton Works Lavalin and Hawker Siddeley Canada Inc. Trenton Works Division
1979 – 1982 - Supervisor, Industrial Engineering Hawker Siddeley Canada Inc. Trenton Works Division
1974 – 1979 - Industrial Engineering Analyst, Hawker Siddeley Canada Ltd., Trenton Works Division
1969 – 1979 - Concurrent with above, reserve army service, infantry ( part time ) 5 years in ranks, 5 years as an officer.
ALLAN M. MACDONALD
Operations Management Specialist
An operations specialist with over 40 years experience in a variety of heavy manufacturing environments including industrial fabrication, railway rolling stock production, offshore structures, energy projects, pressure vessel / storage tank construction and commercial steelwork. Mr. MacDonald’s responsibilities have included senior shop operations oversight, direct supervision of projects and manufacturing employees, major production line set ups and specialized lift / shipping arrangements.
Areas of specialty include:
Work experience summary:
2007 – Present - Consultant, Blueleaf Ventures Inc.
1998 – 2007 - Superintendent, Railcar assembly, TrentonWorks Ltd.
1995 – 1998 - Production Supervisor, Railcar assembly, TrentonWorks Ltd.
1993 – 1994 - Plate Shop Supervisor, Pictou Industries Ltd. ( Shipyard ), Pictou, N.S.
1989 – 1993 - Superintendent, Offshore and Industrial Fabrication Shop, Trenton Works Lavalin
1989 ( short term ) Production Supervisor, I Matheson & Co., New Glasgow, N.S.
1978 – 1989 - Production Supervisor, Railway tank car and industrial fabrication group, Hawker Siddeley Canada Inc., Trenton Works Division
1964 – 1978 - Production welder / fabricator, Glasgow Metals Ltd., New Glasgow, N.S.