The Team
 
Erwin Bartz, P.Eng.



        Professional Mechanical Engineer with 30 years of engineering and manufacturing experience

        5 years as Director of Operations CTEC

        5 years as General Manager of Russell Truck Ltd; a supplier and installer of truck mounted equipment

        10 years as Manager of Engineering and Manufacturing at Finning (Canada), the Caterpillar dealer for British Columbia, Alberta, United Kingdom and Chile, with corporate responsibility for engineering, product review, heavy manufacturing and new equipment preparation

         Vice President of Business Development of SmarTire Systems; overall responsibility for defining product strategies and roadmaps as well as developing strategic alliances.

        Engineering Manager role at Weldco Beales Vancouver, a custom attachment manufacturer for the mobile equipment market



Kian Bahaie, P.Eng.


        Professional Mechanical Engineer with 28 years of engineering and manufacturing experience

        Product Design/Development Advisor for Bendix CVS (TPMS, Brake Systems, Driver Assistance Systems)

        Product Design/Development Advisor for Knorr Bremse (Anti Lock Brake System for trucks)

        Product Design/Development Advisor for Delta-Q Technologies (Hybrid/Electric Cars)

        Engineering Manager SmarTire Systems (TPMS Sytems)

        Engineering Manager Dana Automotive (Automotive suspension)

        Manufacturing CAM Manager MCP Mfg (Automotive plastic parts design and development)


Bachelor of Science In Mechanical Engineering

Master of Science  in Advanced Manufacturing Systems

Ph.D in Mechanical Design/Product Optimization