About Us

Learn About Our Team & Culture.

Welcome To DJA Engineering Services

Our History

DJA Engineering Services is an electrical engineering consulting firm which has proudly been providing services to the energy, commercial, transportation and resource industries across Western Canada for over 35 years.

Our Foundation

Success starts at the foundation. Before setting-off on a project, we understand that it's essential to know your objectives. We listen with the intent to understand your fundamental project goals and from this conversation a comprehensive and optimized solution is developed.

From project scoping to close out, we have the talent and expertise to ensure efficient execution throughout the entire duration of a project. Project and client needs vary, which is why we recognize the need to be flexible in our approach and our deliverables.

Our Difference

Whatever the need, we know how to help. DJA is a medium sized engineering company comprised of talented professionals that constantly provide our clients with custom solutions backed by years of experience. Our team consists of many long-time staff that are accustomed to fast-tracked projects with the end goals of: safety; practical design; quality of work; cost and schedule.

Our Services

Understand Our Service Offerings

  • Power System Coordination Studies
  • Short Circuit Analysis
  • Arc Flash Studies
  • Power System Harmonic Analysis
  • Power System Design/Development
  • Area Classification Determination
  • Fugitive Emission Studies
  • Our Engineers are registered and certified for practice in Alberta, Saskatchewan, and British Columbia
  • We offer client Electrical/Instrumentation/Automation discipline representation
  • Self-regulating EHT Design
  • MI Cable EHT Design
  • EHT Control design and specification
  • EHT Power and Control Cabling
  • EHT Supervisor Systems Plant commissioning
  • EHT Auditing and troubleshooting
  • EHT Controller programming and start-up assistance
  • Control and Communication System Architectural Design
  • PLC System specification and Programming
  • HMI System specification, Layout, Programming
  • SCADA System specification, Layout, Programming
  • Control Philosophy Development
  • Shutdown Logic Key Development
  • Control Systems Interface and Compatibility Studies
  • Communication and Client Data Interface Studies
  • Well Monitoring SCADA
  • Custody Transfer Metering
  • Licenced and Spread Spectrum Radio Networks
  • SCADA using Satellite and Cellular Communications
  • Design of communication network such as Ethernet: CAT 5 and fibre optic, ControlNet: coax, Serial Communications, RS485, RS232
  • Custom Application Development, C++, JAVA, Visual Basic
  • Universal interface for multiple vendor systems integration using Modbus, OPC, protocol converters, etc.
  • Customized SQL database development and implementation
  • 3D & 2D Design Drafting using AutoCAD
  • Equipment Routing and Layout Drawings
  • Single Line diagrams
  • Control Schematics
  • Control Panel Layout and Elevation Drawings
  • Installation Details
  • Control and Communications System Architecture
  • Development/Delivery of Complete Drawing Packages
  • Specifying & Datasheets
  • Tendering of Construction Contracts
  • Evaluating / Award Recommendations
  • Purchasing Services for Instrumentation, Control Systems Equipment
  • Expediting Delivery & Documentation
  • Vendor Document review
  • P&ID Electrical Discipline Development and Review
  • 480V/600V MCC design/specification/purchase
  • 5kV MCC design/specification/purchase
  • Power Generation and Control
  • Power/Electrical Distribution
  • Low and Medium Voltage Variable Frequency Drives
  • Cable Tray Loading and Routing
  • Power System, Instrument and Safety Grounding and Bonding
  • Building and Area Lighting Calculation and Design
  • Contactor Panel Layout and Design
  • Cable Sizing and Routing
  • Distribution Panelboard Sizing, Specification and Layout
  • Existing facility electrical and control as-building
  • Verifying drawings & equipment
  • Control Systems: Rockwell family PLCs, Yokagawa, Emerson DeltaV, Modicon, Moore APEX, GE Fanuc
  • HMI and Operator Interface Systems; Rockwell Factorytalk SE, Wonderware, PanelView, Proface, RedLion, iFix
  • Integration with compressor control panels: RemVue, Murphy
  • Measurement and RTU systems: ControlWave Micro, ScadaPack, ROC, FloBoss, Barton
  • Electronic, Pneumatic, and Hydraulic Systems Application Expertise
  • Development of Instrument Indexes
  • Development of Data Sheets
  • Valve and Regulator Sizing and Selection
  • Technical and Knowledgeable Client Interface
  • Design Basis Memoranda (DBM) Development
  • Cost Control
  • Complete Electrical and Automation Project Scheduling
  • Construction Work Packages and Contract Management
  • PLC/DCS/SCADA Pre-Commissioning Checks and On-Site Field Programming
  • MCC Commissioning
  • Instrumentation, Electrical and Control System Troubleshooting
  • VFD/Soft Starter Programming and Start Up
  • Factory Acceptance Tests (FAT)
  • Remote On-line Assistance

 

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Health And Safety Program

DJA is committed to injury prevention in the workplace. Whether in the field or at the office, our guiding principle is that health and safety will never be compromised for our staff. DJA operates under a comprehensive health and safety program that is compliant with the Enform COR audit protocol to ensure that we meet or exceed our commitment to safety.

Our Projects

See Some of the Projects Our Team has been Involved In.

Our People

Get a Feeling for Some of Our People

Brad Fuhr
P.Eng., B.Sc Electrical Engineering
Randy Van Brunt
C.E.T., Journeyman Electrician
David Tainsh
C.E.T., Master Electrician

Get in Touch

We’re currently accepting new client projects. We look forward to serving you.

 

Contact Details

  • info@djaes.com
  • P (403) 444-0038
    F (403) 537-0158
  • DJA Engineering Services Inc.
    1400 - 340 12 Ave SW
    Calgary, Alberta, Canada
    T2R 1L5

Emergency Contact
(403) 200-3943