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HYDRO EXPERTISE can provide first-rate services in several areas using the expert advice and by partnering with larger companies to make important mandates. Here are some examples:

  • Dany lessard

    Owner & President

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    The owner and president of the company still enjoy working on the field for installation, alignment or commissioning jobs. As mentioned before, he is a mechanical engineer, with a Master’s degree and more than 25 years of experience.

  • Ronald Fay

    Technical director

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    With over 23 years of experience in the installation of hydro turbines generators, Ron is a passionate of the hydroelectricity world. Hard to keep him away from the sites, he is an alignment specialist of turbine-generators. Ron is working with Hydro Expertise since 2006.

  • Yan Milot

    Technical director

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    Yan holds a degree in Mechanical Engineering and joined Hydro Expertise in 2008.
    With over 7 years of experience in the installation and repairs of hydro turbine
    Yan is, among other things, a specialist of the laser tracker, a coordinate measuring machine.

  • Sylvain Landry

    Technical director

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    Sylvain has more than 30 years of experience in the assembly and disassembly of hydroelectric turbines. Skilled in handling and alignment of hydro turbines components, his experience and rigor makes him a great technical director Sylvain joined Hydro Expertise in 2010.

  • Douglas Leubner

    Technical director

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    Doug possesses a Masters in Mechanical Engineering and joined Hydro Expertise as a Technical Director in 2012. Prior to joining Hydro Expertise, Doug had over 29 years of power plant experience primarily in the area of predictive maintenance and component troubleshooting. Doug has extensive vibration analysis training and experience and is also skilled in laser alignment, motor current analysis, thermography, lube oil analysis and root cause analysis as well. Doug specializes in hydro turbine generator vibration analysis and balancing as well as providing technical direction in the alignment and erection of turbine generators during overhauls.

  • Etienne Verret

    Operations Manager

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    Etienne joined Hydro Expertise in 2013 and holds a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering. With over 5 years’ experience in the repair and overhaul of pumps and hydroelectric turbines, he is a valuable asset in the evaluation recommendations for repair of turbine components.