About Us

Allan Carmel, P. Eng.

Al is a highly motivated engineer who believes open and clear communication is the key to success. He always keeps the clients goals his priority by carefully listening and providing design concepts that meet all code requirements, while keeping each system simple and easy to understand. Al likes to engage every team he works on and is driven to achieve increasing levels of excellence regarding his engineering responsibilities. He has over 17 years of mechanical engineering experience and over 4 years prior industry related experience.  As the signing engineer, Al has been responsible for many technically challenging designs on numerous legacy projects through out Alberta and British Columbia. His solid understanding of project dynamics has emerged over time from experience working in construction as well as design firms. He has extensive design knowledge of numerous mechanical systems as well as experience optimizing existing systems. He is the proud recipient of Southern Interior Construction Associations (SICA) Engineer of year award is 2018  https://www.sicabc.ca/resources/news-releases/8th-annual-chair-dinner-&-awards-celebrates-industry-leaders and is excited about starting his own engineering company Emergent Mechanical. Al knows that success only comes through teamwork making him an asset to any team.


EDUCATION/ASSOCIATIONS

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, U. of A., Edmonton, Alberta, 1998
  • Professional Member of Engineers and Geoscientists British Columbia (EGBC)
  • Professional Member of Engineers Yukon
  • Member of American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) 


EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer

                  Falcon Engineering, Kelowna British Columbia (2015-2019)

  • Project Engineer 

                  Daryl-Evans Mechanical Ltd., Kelowna, British Columbia (2012-2015)

  • Mechanical Engineer

                  Stantec Consulting Ltd., Kelowna, British Columbia (2013-2015)

  • Project Engineer 

                  MechWave, Calgary, Alberta (2003-2007)

  • Regional Sales Engineer

                  The Timken Company, Edmonton, Alberta (2002-2003)

  • Sales Engineer

                  Bearing and Transmission, Fort McMurray,  Alberta (2000-2002)


PROJECT WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Prince George Fire Hall, Prince George, 2019
  • Summerland Secondary HVAC Upgrade, Summerland BC, 2018
  • South Peace Secondary HVAC Upgrade, Dawson Creek BC 2018
  • 151 Sunset Tower, Kelowna BC, 2017
  • Okanagan Correctional Facility P3 (Ellison Don Team), Osoyoos Indian Band, Oliver BC 2013
  • Royal Inland Hospital Clinical Services Design Build Pursuit (Ellis Don Team), Kamloops BC 2013
  • Sechelt Waste Water Treatment Facility Addition, Sechelt BC 2014
  • Tsawwassen Waste Water Treatment Facility, Tsawwassen First Nation, BC 2014
  • UBCO Okanagan Purcell Residence, Kelowna BC 2009
  • IHA Penticton Regional Hospital Boiler Plant Retrofit, Penticton BC 2009
  • Natural Factors Automated Warehous, Kelowna BC 2009
  • Calgary Board of Education Shawnessy Somerset Middle School, Calgary AB 2007

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