Safety & Environment
Dr. Madhvi Ramnial is the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Director at Powertech Labs. Holding a PhD. in Chemistry and an MBA in Management of Technology, she has lead and participated in a broad variety of initiatives in the electric utility industry over the last ten years.
Dr. Ramnial began her career as an NSERC post-doctoral fellow at Powertech Labs conducting and managing R&D in insulating fluids, equipment diagnostics and condition assessment and monitoring. Her area of expertise was in transformer life extension and estimations prior to transitioning to Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality. In the role as Director, Dr. Ramnial made certain that the company’s environmental management system meets it’s accredited ISO 14001:2004 compliance obligation, and ensures that safety is held to the highest standard.
Mr. Irfan Manzoor is the Occupational Safety & Health Specialist for the Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality department at Powertech Labs. In this role, Irfan is responsible for reviewing safety procedures for work activities conducted by employees and contractors to ensure adherence to internal standards and promote worker safety. Additionally, he implements Occupational Safety and Health risk assessments for all technical departments, and performs incident investigation and root cause analysis with follow-up on corrective and preventative actions.