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PEMAC has been holding MainTrain, a member-developed conference since 2004. More information about the conference is available on the conference page at



The MainTrain 2019 Team


Justyna Krzysiak

Equipment Class Specialist


Abstract Reviewer

Gregg Bentley

Plant Engineer


Nigel D'Souza

Manager of Facilities Services
Simcoe Muskoka Catholic District School Board


James Kovacevic

Principal Instructor
Eruditio LLC


Erika Mazza

CMMS - Asset Data Management
Regional Municipality of Durham


Bill Mercer

Plant Manager, Goreway Power Station and York Energy Centre
Capital Power


Martha Myers

Owner / Operator
Martha Myers Consulting Services


Jesus Sifonte

PdMtech Canada Inc.



George Bachul

General Manager
Rotor Tech


Duane Dys

Territory Manager
Gateway Mechanical Services


Dennis Heinzlmeir

President Alberta Chapter - PEMAC


Rob Kalwarowsky

Reliability Engineer
Rob's Reliability Project


Edith Mackenzie

Senior Liaison, Continuing Education & Corporate Training
Northern Lakes College


Nayef Mahgoub

Managing Director
Akron Engineering


Ghaz Marinho

Events Coordinator
PEMAC - Head Office


James Reyes-Picknell

Managing Consultant
Conscious Group Inc.


Cindy Snedden

Executive Director
PEMAC - Head Office


Doug Stretton

GM, Asset Management
Sherritt International


For more about our upcoming MainTrain conference head over to the MainTrain pages.

MainTrain News

PEMAC Award Winners Announced at Awards Gala during MainTrain 2019

Nominations are now closed for three annual awards:

1) Sergio Guy 

2) PEMAC Maintenance Team of the Year 

a) Large Organization

b) Small Organization

MainTrain 2019: Registration Open!


Attending MainTrain 2019? 

Register Now 

Don't miss your chance to join other maintenance and asset management professionals in Edmonton from September 16 to 19, 2019 to Connect, Learn & Contribute. 

MainTrain 2018 MRO Roundtable Insights

The December 2018 issue of Machinery & Equipment Magazine includes an article about the MRO Round Table event at MainTrain 2018.

At the recent PEMAC MainTrain Conference held in Ottawa, MRO Magazine engaged a cross section of maintenance, reliability and asset management professionals in a round-table discussion. 

MainTrain Sponsorship Opportunities announced

We are very excited to announce that the sponsorship package for MainTrain 2019 has been published. 

Why Sponsor at MainTrain 2019?