Shane Burns

Shane graduated from the University of Alberta in 2006 with a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering. He joined ATCO Electric’s Engineer in Training program, completing rotations in SCADA Engineering, Distribution Planning, and Substation Commissioning. Upon completion of the program, he worked as a Protection & Control Engineer, Substation Commissioning Supervisor, and Protection & Control Supervising Engineer. He currently works as a Senior Engineer in the HVDC & FACTS Engineering group, which provides engineering support for ATCO Electric’s HVDC and SVC facilities throughout their design, commissioning, and operations & maintenance.

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