Meet Normand Champoux, Human Resources Advisor

Normand Champoux is part of the team of experts working on MHI's Technical Advisory Services Contract in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC). Stationed in Kinshasa since 2015, Normand is the Human Resource Management (HRM) Technical Advisor for the Human Resources Department (HRD) and…

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MHI Sponsors 2017 Powering Africa Summit

MHI is proud to sponsor the sixth annual Powering Africa Nigeria investors’ summit. Cassandra Siemens (Business Development Director) will be attending the event from October 4-6 in Abuja, Nigeria. This year, the summit will address the most recent updates from the Nigerian ministries about the…

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MHI Sponsors Microgrid Installation in India

- An Interview with Alex Hogeveen-Rutter MHI sponsored a microgrid installation project in a remote community in Ladakh, India. A microgrid is a localized grouping of electricity sources that is able to disconnect from the traditional grid and operate independently. We interviewed Alex…

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Saudi Arabia — System Improvement Project

In January 2010, MHI started a 3-year contract with the Saudi Electricity Company (SEC) in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. SEC is the sole provider of electricity with an annual growth rate of about 8 to 10 per cent each year. The annual peak load is over 60,000 MW or about 12 times that of Manitoba Hydro.  …

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Travel Q&A with MHI's Project Liaison Officer

An Interview with Carole Derksen: Carole supports all MHI travellers and project employees by overseeing and coordinating immigration documents, and health and safety items.   What precautions do you take before mobilizing staff to work internationally?   Employees, independent contractors,…

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Introducing Wearable Technology Solutions

MHI has developed utility applications to be used with wearable technology in the form of smart glasses. These smart glasses are safety-rated and can be used in various facets of the utility sector, such as distribution, transmission, and generation.  By using these glasses, information can be…

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MHI Supports Youth Centre in Guyana

MHI staff made a charitable donation to the Buxton Youth Developers (BYD) in Guyana. Since 2016, MHI has been providing management strengthening, training, and coaching services to Guyana Power & Light Inc.

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Q&A with MHI's Technical Recruitment Officer

MHI offers many exciting project opportunities for Manitoba Hydro employees and retirees, and utility professionals around the world. We interviewed Dan Shiels, MHI’s Technical Recruitment Officer, to learn more about MHI’s employment opportunities, recruitment process, and the benefits of working with MHI.

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DRC — Management and Technical Advisory Services to SNEL

In March 2015, MHI started its Technical and Management Advisory Services project with Société Nationale d’Électricité (SNEL) and Comité de Pilotage de la Reforme des Entreprises du Portefeuille de l'État (COPIREP). The World Bank extended its financing and MHI’s services in DRC to implement the…

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