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Eramosa Names New President

Guelph, Ontario, November 4, 2016 – Eramosa Engineering today announced that D. Nick Hallas, P.Eng. has been named President effective January 1, 2017. As President Hallas will have responsibility for the Canadian Operations of Eramosa and will report directly to the Chair of the Board, Tim J. Sutherns, P.Eng.

Hallas, is a 15-year veteran of Eramosa and since 2009 has served as a member of the board of directors in his role as Vice-President. In his time with Eramosa Hallas has played a key role, working with many of our clients in both technical and project management capacities. Internally he has provided guidance and direction on corporate culture, leadership training and development, and the oversight of our client focused teams.

“Over the last 15 years, Nick has demonstrated his commitment to our clients, our core values and the development of our team. We look forward to having one of our trusted leaders assume the role of President,” said Tim Sutherns, Chair of the Board. “He has proven to be a successful leader and we look forward to the guidance and direction he will provide to Eramosa as we move forward in an ever changing technology driven environment.”

“The Board unanimously agrees that Nick Hallas’ leadership experience coupled with his strategic thinking and past experience with Eramosa make him the right person to help deliver Eramosa’s vision going forward,” commented David Chamberlain, Vice-President & General Manager.

“I am excited and honoured to take on this role and look forward to continuing to work with our dynamic and energetic team as we move into the next era of growth at Eramosa,” said Hallas. “This is an exciting challenge and I am grateful to be provided the opportunity of leading the Eramosa Team. Eramosa is a great team and I am looking forward to helping make Eramosa an even greater team as we move forward.”

Concurrent with Hallas’ appointment, Tim J. Sutherns current Chair of the Board & President will continue on as Chair of the Board and will take on additional responsibilities in driving forward Eramosa’s Smart Utility vision around technology, the Internet of Things (IoT), and data management initiatives. “We see these as growth areas where we are well positioned to continue to expand our leadership through strategic investments, partnerships and initiatives over the next number of years,” said Sutherns.  “I am looking forward to continuing to build these initiatives and feed them back into the vision that Nick has for Eramosa.”

About Eramosa Engineering:  Eramosa is a consulting engineering firm specializing in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems, along with automation, process control, system integration, instrumentation and control, and electrical services. The company is a leading SCADA systems provider within several key markets including water, wastewater, solar and wind. We also offer networking, programming, and information technology for our customers.

Eramosa is an industry leader in managing big data for utilities and industry with our e.RIS reporting and information software. Our SMART Utilities initiative helps our partners improve facility performance in the most cost-efficient manner. For more information, please visit

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