Curriculum Vitae

ROBERT LAPOINTE, P. Eng.

TITLE: MECHANICAL ENGINEER

Mr. Lapointe graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering.

In 1990 Robert joined an engineering company as a Mechanical Engineer/Project Engineer. He has worked for various Engineering and Manufacturing firms as a Mechanical Engineer. At the last company he worked at he held the position of Senior Manufacturing Engineer.

In 2009 Robert began with D.D.D.G. Engineering Services as a Mechanical/Project Engineer.

SIGNIFICANT PROJECTS

Plant Expansion

Robert was the lead Mechanical Engineer for the Mechanical design of a $3.5 million manufacturing plant expansion. He was responsible for the Mechanical Equipment Layout, HVAC System, Plumbing, Fire Protection System and Process Piping. He oversaw another Mechanical Engineer and Draftsman on the project. The work was completed on time and on budget.

Product Development

He worked on the development of a number of new products for a manufacturer of respirator filters. Responsibilities included the plastic design and detailed drawings of various components, fixture design, ultrasonic horn design (profile), bill of materials, work instructions, prototyping, first article and product launch. All products were successfully launched.

Small Machine Design

Robert designed and provided detailed drawings on a piece of equipment used for laboratory testing of military filters. He provided detailed design drawings for a second piece of equipment for prototype testing of filters and for a small machine to insert bottom retainers.

Drafting

Robert has also provided drafting services to a company that manufactures reinforced fiberglass tanks. He has used AutoCAD, Solid Works, and Pro Engineer for the production of detailed drawings.

Energy Audit

He worked on an energy audit for a local housing corporation to survey 26 properties, including 532 living units. He visited properties, conducted energy savings calculations, and formatted the energy reports using AMC-GLOBE Energy Audit software.

Commissioning Activities

Robert was involved in a number of HVAC installations and was responsible for all commissioning activities, including as-built drawings, deficiency lists, site reviews and reports, equipment commissioning and systems. Equipment Commissioned, Fully Packaged Roof Top Units, ERV's, Make-Up Air Units, Duct Heaters, Economizer's, Hot Water Heating Systems and Building Automation Systems (BAS).

Cost Estimates/Feasibility Study

Robert's background in cost estimating includes both bid estimating and construction cost estimating for a number of engineering projects, such as Hot Water Heating Systems, HVAC Systems and Energy Audits. Robert was involved in a hot water heating feasibility and equipment condition study for a 10 story, 112 unit apartment complex.

Contract Administration Activities

Robert's background in Contract Administration Duties includes review of shop drawings and approvals, review of invoices and issue of payment certificates, issue of engineering change notices, site instructions, preparing and issuing meeting minutes, site reviews, corrective actions, deficiency lists and reviews.