Al began his career in the real estate division for more than 20 years. During that time he worked in several divisions which included project manager for mechanical, electrical and architectural construction projects. Al was also a Facility Manager, Mechanical Systems Instructor and a Client Centre Manager. As the client centre manager he was responsible for 2100 locations in Ontario. Al is a certified real property administrator (RPA) under the Building Owners and Manager Institute Canada program (BOMA). He also brings with him many years of experience commissioning and maintenance. The recent change design approach has allowed his years of experience be an asset to all team members. Since 1997 Al has been involved in commissioning of facilities, and in 2000 joined CFMS Toronto. After working with CFMS Toronto for 2 years, CFMS-West was created. Al is the President and partner of CFMS-West Consulting.
Solid experience (over 20 years) in mechanical Engineering ,Project Management, Commissioning, Facilities Management. Diversified experience in prestigious projects including Institutional, Universities, Healthcare projects. Loyal, strong management skills and communication skills. Energetic self-starter with strong personal values. Well-developed cross-cultural sensitivity and adaptability with people of different cultures. Proven interpersonal skills; competence in providing successful end-to-end services. Capable of consistent execution of routine while effectively creating opportunities for improved performance.
Prior to joining CFMS West, Sinan spent 3 years in Dubai, UAE as a Senior Manager in Dubai Silicon Oasis Authority. During that period, Sinan was involved with all aspects of mechanical consulting, from conceptual to final design, tendering, construction site supervision, project management and project close-out.
Sinan joined CFMS West in 2009 and he was responsible for managing the commissioning activities for many of the CFMS West large projects including several specialty office buildings, Data Centers, Healthcare, Institutional and Industrial projects of which many were LEED projects.
Sinan's extensive Project Management experience, his ability to utilize his Engineering knowledge and strong communication skills make him a valuable asset of the CFMS West team.
Sinan Rasheed became the CFMS West Consulting Director of projects in January 2013.
John also gained extensive experience with BAS systems as an installer for both Siemens Building Automation and Johnson Controls. John's unique expertise includes wiring of motor control centers and mechanical systems, installation and wiring of main switchboards, generator installations, installation and troubleshooting of electrical distribution, branch wiring, lighting systems and fire alarm systems.
John understands the commissioning agent role and since joining our team in 2013, John has provided invaluable supportin the commissioning of electrical systems. He has also confidently and capably lead the commissioning of mechanical systems on many projects.
MikeÕs degree included six 4-month co-op work terms in various areas of mechanical engineering including building HVAC design and building commissioning.
Since beginning work at CFMS-West Consulting in May 2010, Mike has become a Project Manager for several projects including LEED projects, schools, community centres, arenas, theatres, and entertainment facilities. MikeÕs work on these projects includes project management, design reviews, static & dynamic testing, O&M manual reviews, submittal reviews, performance testing, preparing re-commissioning manuals, seasonal testing, and system troubleshooting.
Mike is a Canadian Green Building Council (CaGBC) member and earned his LEED AP BD+C accreditation in March 2011. Mike is an EIT with Professional Engineers Ontario (PEO) and will be pursuing P.Eng. Licensing.
Prior to working with CFMS West, Mark was responsible for engineering and project managing the installation of building automation systems in new and retrofitted buildings. Mark also spent 22 years designing and managing the installation of building automation systems in the industrial and institutional marketers for South-western Ontario. Mark also has 9 years as the branch system designer for temperature control systems (pneumatic, electric and/or electronic) and building automation systems.
Mark has a thorough knowledge of, and the experience to manage the commissioning process. His knowledge and experience in building automation and commissioning building systems, project management, and his ability to work in a team environment is a valuable asset on any project.
Since joining CFMS-West in May 2012, Joelle quickly applied her skills to responding to RFPs. She has also provided valuable administrative support, compiling drawings and assisting with report documentation. With her growing knowledge of the building commissioning industry, Joelle is eager to support CFMS-WestÕs continued growth in various niches including re-commissioning, retro-commissioning, and measurement and verification.
Since joining CFMS-West in 2008 Jackie has quickly adapted to the construction environment. She has been involved with many aspects of commissioning from responding to RFP’s to assisting with performance testing.
Jackie continues to grow in her position with CFMS-West and now maintains client relations, issues proposals, estimates and handles the accounting. Her knowledge and eagerness to learn and grow is an asset to our team.
Michele maintains the accounting and administrative aspects of CFMS-West and has quickly adapted to the construction environment.
Her pleasant nature, along with Michele's knowledge and eagerness to learn and grow make her a welcome addition to our team.
Senior Project Manager