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Norm Benn, C.E.T - EDM-F
With 50+ years' experience in the Elevating Devices Industry, Norm Benn has worked in the installation and maintenance of elevators in the United Kingdom, West Africa and North America and served as the Chief Inspector, Elevating Devices Branch, Ministry of Consumer and Commercial Relations.
As a member of the Provincial Chief Elevators Inspectors Association, he was Chair of the Elevating Devices Advisory Council, CSA (Canada Standards Association). In that role he developed national and various CSA codes relating to the industry. Mr. Benn currently provides Technical and Educational support to the Elevating Devices Industry.
Geetram (GEET) Ramsamooj, B.Sc. M.Sc. (Safety) CRSP
William B. Ware
Les Csaszar EDM-B
- Member of the CSA advisory committee for CSA Z-185 and Z-256 since 1990.
- Member of the TSSA Technical Advisory Committee to write the TSSA Act of 2000, and the
- Ontario Regulations, 1997-2000.
- Member of CECA subcommittee on construction hoist
- Les Csaszar has an EDM-B licence in Ontario, and a C-class license in New Brunswick
William (Bill) D. Major BA. EDM-A
Adam Smith is an Elevator Mechanic with an A certificate. He served for 12 years in the Royal Navy and was Petty Officer Marine Engineering Mechanic. His competencies are Steam/Diesel engines.
Having migrated to Canada 1973, he has been in the elevator industry until his retirement in 2010. Adam has worked as a mechanic/ adjuster/supervisor and ran his own elevator company.
Adam was also a member of the Elevator Advisory Committee, CECA and NEEA
He has tremendous knowledge of all elevator devices from relay logic to the most sophisticated microprocessor controls of today.