Karim Gana, P.Eng., M.Sc.

Karim Gana is a seasoned professional and Senior Electrical Automation, Instrumentation & Control Engineer with more than 20 years of experience mostly in the heavy industry. He graduating in electrical engineering (Automation Control Systems) and completion of a master degree (Advanced Process Control) both from laval university. he cumulated and impressive, relevant and diversified track record working for many renowned engineering and operating companies such as Laurentide Controls (Emerson Process Management Eastern Canada), Fluor Daniel International, SEREPT OMV Tunisia, Ashtart Offshore Oil and Gas, Tunisia, Cegertec and Worley Parsons, Air Liquide, British Gas LNG Gas Plant OnShore, Sfax, Tunisia, Ultramar Canada. He is P.Eng. Member of the Order of Engineers of Quebec, Canada and P.Eng. Member of the Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia Canada. Since 2008, he acted as Lead Process Control Contractor and had recently worked on the main followings: • Vale LHPP Nickel Mine Processing Plant, New foundland, Canada. Lead I&C Commissioning & Startup • Irving Pulp & Paper St John New Brunswick, Canada. I&C Commissioning & Startup Lead • Rio Tinto, Gobi Mongolia Copper Concentrator. Lead DCS Commissioning Specialist • SEREPT OMV Tunisia, Ashtart Offshore Oil and Gas, Tunisia. DCS Package Lead • Rio Tinto Alcan, British Columbia, Kitimat, B.C., Canada. I&C Lead • Air Liquide (Hydrogen Production Plant), Borj Cedria, Tunisia, I&C System Update Lead • British Gas LNG Gas Plant OnShore, Sfax, Tunisia, Configuration and commissioning. HAZOP conduct., Upgrade of as lift Compressor logic programming. • Ciment Bizerte, Bizerte Tunisia, (Cement Industry), Detailed Engineering of the Grinding and the Kiln Sections, Commissioning (FAT and SAT). • STIR, Bizerte Tunisia, (Oil Refinery), Technical support to accomplish Factory Acceptance Test of a new Boiler, SCADA Training Siemens Wincc. HAZOP conduct. He also worked as Electrical Instrumentation and Control Plant Manager (2 years) for Natrel / Division of Yoplait Canada. Quebec (Canada) (Milk production and transformation Plant), as Project and Engineering Plant superviser (2 years) for Granicor inc. St-Augustin, Quebec (Canada) Granite Production and Processing Plant and as Process Control Freelance Engineer (3 years) for WESKAM Control, Quebec (Canada).