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Dana Harding, P.Eng.

Calgary, Albertamail address APEGGA - P.Eng.
Phone: 403-668-1578 (ENUM)B.Sc Mechanical Engineering, University of Alberta

Mechanical Engineer

Design ~ Analysis ~ Project Management

Dedicated, decisive, and highly accomplished Mechanical Engineer with proven skills and experience as a "hands-on" independent contractor in the Oil and Gas industry. Motivational leader and active team contributor resolves difficult problems with a combined suite of experience, engineering fundamentals, and superior computer skills. Effective communicator that works with diverse individuals at every level; and develops trusting relationships through integrity, professional character, and industry expertise.

Uniquely qualified in the following areas:
- Reciprocating Compressors - Design and Problem Solving - Vibration and Pulsation Analysis
- Cost and Labour Savings - Field Troubleshooting - Static and Dynamic Analysis
- Design Optimization - Pipe Stress Analysis - Process Review

Professional Experience

AP DYNAMICS INC., Calgary, AB2003 - 2008

Contract Mechanical Engineer

Selected Project Involvement and Accomplishments:


H2S Alive03/2011 Fall Protection03/2010
Petroleum Safety Training (PST)08/2008* Standard First Aid, CPR C05/2008*
WHMISNo Expiry
Company/Site Specific OrientationsVaries Radio Restricted Operator (Aeronautical)No Expiry

Awards, Scholarships

Awarded 1999$1000 University scholarship through the cadet program
Awarded 1999Cadet Flying Scholarship - obtained private pilot license
Awarded 1998Regional Gliding Scholarship - obtained private glider license
Certified 1998Radio Restricted Operator (Aeronautical)
Awarded 1998Best all around cadet award
Awarded 1999Top Overall Cadet Achiever Award
Awarded 1997Technical Training Scholarship Course