Repair • Retrofit • Design • Align

Welcome Jessica, Erin, & Mohamad

Mohamad El-Chazli, B.Eng, joined Hydro Tech’s Field Services Engineering Department in late November, 2022. Mohamad completed his Mechanical Engineering degree at McMaster University in Hamilton, ON. Following university, he spent 3 years gaining work experience, working closely with Senior Engineers and driving projects to completion. In November, Mohamad relocated to Cornwall, ON to join the RH Saunders Overhaul team for Hydro Tech. He has been enjoying learning about the hydroelectric industry and the on-site experience of providing engineering services in support of a hydroelectric unit overhaul. Outside of work, Mohamad is an avid sports enthusiast, playing soccer, hiking, and canoeing while also enjoying following professional sports like basketball and tennis.

Erin Ryckman recently joined the Hydro Tech team as our Health and Safety Officer. An experienced and accredited Health and Safety Professional with demonstrated success working across departments and organizational hierarchies, Erin works from our Sault Ste. Marie office. She has extensive experience in both unionized and non-unionized environments, which is ideally suited to Hydro Tech. Skilled in Occupational Health and Safety Management, Erin is a recognized implementation specialist in change management and organizational culture development and is currently pursuing her MBA in Safety Leadership. A mom of two grown children, Erin is eagerly looking forward to her new role as Grandma this coming fall and is also a loving fur-mom to her three rescue dogs!

Jessica Culligan is Hydro Tech’s new Accounting Clerk in Sault Ste Marie. She holds a 2-year Bachelor of Commerce in Financial Management from the University of South Africa. With Jessica’s 12 years of bookkeeping experience, she has quickly adapted to her new role in our accounting department. During her off-time, Jessica enjoys camping with her family and is a busy mom of two young children!