Call us for STANDATA compliance
issues including designs, forensics, and
Alberta Standata 06-BCI-012 for Hydronic heating Systems
Client to Robert, “our blue prints are done – can
you helps us achieve an energy efficient indoor climate?”
Robert to client, “here’s how to achieve an
energy efficient indoor climate now go have your blue prints
done...then come back to us for the HVAC design and schematics.”
One of these methods is proactive and the other
reactive...we can help you in both cases but you know
intuitively which one leads to the best results.
We're very good at rescuing buildings after they
have been designed, but we're at our best when we're doing
Our motto: Begin with the End in Mind
I love sharing my knowledge and have over 30
years of professional public speaking experience in front of
audiences of all types all over North America.
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Private client services:
Level 1 - Telephone Support and Design
telephone support for a flat hourly consultation fee for those who want
one-on-one help, advice or our opinion; or want to discuss
concepts for your new building; or looking for ways to resolve business or
technical problems with systems or equipment.
For evaluations, calculations, illustrations and stamped
drawings see below.
Level 2 - Professional Technical or Business
For more comprehensive work
requiring professional technical or business services
design counselling, market insights, competitive analysis, strategic planning,
building and systems forensics,
engineering services with stamped drawings or regulation compliance
including energy compliance and compliance with
Alberta Standata 06-BCI-012 for Hydronic heating Systems, let us
prepare an estimate for your project.
See this page for
budgeting HVAC design fees.
Qualifications: I started in the construction
business in 1979 and graduated in 1983 from the Northern
Alberta Institute of Technology (Building Construction
Engineering Technology), and the Alberta School of Drafting
(AutoCAD) and the University of Calgary's Business Owner
Transition program. I am both a Registered Engineering
Technologist in building construction through the
Association of Science and Engineering Technology
Professionals of Alberta (ASET # 8167) and a Professional
Licensee in mechanical engineering through the
Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and
Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGA, #
APEGA Scope of Practice: “Within the
discipline of mechanical engineering: Design, specify and
supervise the fabrication of heating, ventilation, air
conditioning and domestic plumbing systems for building
classifications A through E and F3, nonhazardous,
non-explosion proof, restricted to four stories or less.”
Before my academic and professional practices I worked several
years in the building construction trades including framing,
cribbing, interior finishes, geotechnical,
commercial foundations and hardscapes.
In addition, I have started, bought, grown and
sold successful small businesses involved in the design,
fabrication and distribution of HVAC related equipment and
systems; as such I have worked with many manufacturers
throughout North America and Europe (see below for list of past and
Let my wide range of
engineering, business and trade experience work for you.
If you wish to use our
fee based services, please
email us first with your inquiry indicating you wish to retain us for a fee and
follow up with a phone call to 403.560.5769.
We will reply with options for a time and date for our initial
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