Thinking ahead with you.
METSCO Energy Solutions is a Canadian corporation engaged in the business of providing consulting services to electricity generating transmission and distribution companies as well as major industrial and commercial users of electricity.
Our head office is located in Mississauga, Ontario, but through our network of associates we provide consulting services to power sector clients around the world.
Our services cover a broad area, including power system’s planning, design, construction supervision, commissioning, troubleshooting operating problems, investigating asset failures and providing training and technology transfer.
We offer advanced technical solutions fit for the 21st century and ensure their acceptance by all stakeholders.
METSCO provides consulting services in the form of advanced technical solutions to the difficult problems faced by the power sector. Our services, focused on improving the operating efficiency and financial performance of power systems, cover a broad area, including power system’s planning, design, construction supervision, commissioning, troubleshooting operating problems, investigating asset failures and providing training and technology transfer.
About Thor Hjartarson
Thor Hjartarson is Engineering leader with over 20 years of professional experience in electrical and power engineering. In former role at Toronto Hydro he lead a large asset management division with responsibilities for planning, engineering, reliability analysis, system studies, record management, data quality, mobility and GIS improvements where he was recognized for transforming an existing older culture of engineering practice to a dynamic powerhouse of technical innovation and knowledge.
About Shawn Otal
Shawn Otal is a power sector executive with over 30 years of experience. His experience and skills span a broad area covering management consulting, investment strategy, organization strengthening, electric utility mergers and acquisitions, research and development, power system planning, design and operations, project management, stakeholder consultations, business development, marketing and sales, contract negotiations, contract administration, commercialization of intellectual property and human resource development.
About Babak Jamali
Babak Jamali is a professional engineer with more than 15-year experience in power systems. He specializes in system planning studies, power system modeling and analysis, substation design, protection and controls and ground grid investigations. He has intimate knowledge of substation equipment characteristics and specifications, including power transformers, circuit breakers, protection and controls.
About Alex Bakulev
Alexander Bakulev is an experienced professional with over 14 years of experience in utilities asset management, investment and budget planning as well as strategic management. Alex is a specialist in the business side of regulatory proceedings and is selected to balance the engineering specialists elsewhere in the project. He has extensive experience in long-term economic asset planning, business case development, financial modelling, risk-based investment planning for generation, transmission and distribution companies in North America and Europe.
About Daryn Thompson
Daryn Thompson has more than 25 years’ experience in consulting and utility engineering with experience in transmission and distribution system planning and design, energy markets, and asset management. Daryn has been selected for the role of Project Lead due to his track record of delivering projects on time and on budget. Daryn excels at maintaining project baseline, keeping the team satisfied, process problem solving and adapting to changing client requirements while also having a strong engineering background and understanding of the distribution system.
About Robert Otal
Robert Otal is a Professional Engineer with over 9 years of experience working in the areas of asset management, risk management, strategic long-term and short-term investment planning and information technology solutions. Robert is selected to this role resulting from experience in the development of strategic capital plan for distribution utilities.
METSCO is uniquely qualified to assist you for the following reasons: