SAFETY & ENVIRONMENT
Dr. Madhvi Ramnial is the Client Engagement, Facilities, and Safety and Environmental Manager at Powertech Labs. Holding a PhD. in Chemistry and an MBA in Management of Technology, she has lead and participated in a broad variety of initiatives in the electric utility industry over the last ten years.
Madhvi began her career as an NSERC post-doctoral fellow at Powertech Labs conducting and managing R&D in insulating fluids, equipment diagnostics and condition assessment and monitoring. Her area of expertise was in transformer life extension and estimations prior to transitioning to Client Engagement. In addition to holding the position of Client Engagement Manager, Madhvi has recently taken on Facility Management as well as Safety and Environmental Management. She works directly with Powertech’s executive management team and is a highly motivated team leader.
Mr. Irfan Manzoor is the Occupational Safety and Health Specialist for the Health, Safety and Environment department at Powertech Labs. In this role, Irfan is responsible for reviewing safety procedures for work activities conducted by employees and contractors to ensure adherence to internal standards and promote worker safety. Additionally, he implements Occupational Safety and Health risk assessments for all technical departments, and performs incident investigation and root cause analysis with follow-up on corrective and preventative actions.
Ms. Ameeta Parmar is an experienced Environmental Technical Specialist with Powertech’s Safety & Environment team. Her responsibilities include conducting internal spill response training, maintaining the spill supplies inventory, conducting field work including catch basin samples, interpreting and analyzing samples results in relation to legislative requirements, conducting internal audits throughout departments and leading third party environmental compliance audits. Ameeta also leads the company through the ISO 14001:2015 Environmental audit for which Powertech is certified. She is the first person on site to respond to environmental incidents on campus and spearheads environmental corrective actions.