Richard joined Industrial Training International (ITI) in May of 2013. He comes to ITI from Hamilton, Ontario and has over 10 years’ experience as a steamfitter/plumber with a career focusing on rigging and specializing in critical, heavy and complex rigging and lifting activities. Richard has a vast amount of experience in a number of industries including: Oil refinery construction, general maintenance and shutdown/turnaround maintenance. It also includes: steel manufacturing, automotive manufacturing, power generation (fossil fuels and hydro) and other heavy industries.
He is a proud member of the United Association of Journeyman Steamfitters and Plumbers. Richard has also worked extensively in collaboration with the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Local 146.
Richard's career has taken him throughout Canada, from coast to coast, highlighted by Ft. McMurray Oil Sands Projects: Suncor, Syncrude, CNRL Horizon, Shell Albian and Kearl Lake.
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