CV - Mr. Dale J.
at RMC and Dalhousie University and having been awarded the designation
Certified Management Consultant, Mr. Robertson is a Professional
Engineer with qualifications in other fields, including Management
Mr. Robertson's career includes a variety
of business management positions and consulting in addition to having
started, owned and operated many businesses of his own in the fields of
plumbing and heating, real estate development, manufacturing of hardware
for electric utilities and energy management consulting. His energy
management consulting has been international in scope and includes work
on 5 continents since 1981 and led to hundreds of millions of dollars in
reduced energy consumption. His utility pole line hardware business (Enerscan
Engineering Inc) has grown consistently and rapidly since 1998, with
sales throughout North America and a presence in South America, Latin
America, the Caribbean and Europe.
of Professional Engineers of N.S. (A.P.E.N.S.) Member (past),
Association of Professional Engineers of Newfoundland Member,
Military Engineer Association of Canada
A.P.E.N.S. Energy Committee (past Chairman)
Member (past), A.P.E.N.S. Consulting Practice Committee
Member, A.P.E.N.S. Finance Committee
Chairman, N.S. Energy Management Task Force
Chairman, Coordinating Council of Energy Management Task Forces
Secretary, R.M.C. Club of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch
Member (past), Solar Energy Society of Canada
President, Board of Directors, Entrepreneurs' Forum of Nova
Scotia (2 yr term)
Member, Board of Directors, Halifax Regional Development Agency
Member, Board of Directors, Maskwa Aquatic Club. (also Paddling
Member, Board of Directors, Kings View Academy
- Federal government award for energy
management and cost saving measures.
- Developed and delivered dozens of
different technical and management level training programs in energy
management, delivered in North America, Asia and Africa. Over 200
engagements since 1985, with over 2000 attendees. Occasional keynote
speaker on a variety of energy management related topics.
- Designed, developed and patented (or
design patents) several new products used in the electric
distribution industry. Innovative approaches. Production now
- Recipient of the N.S. Lt. Governor's
Award for Excellence in Engineering, 2006
- Recipient, N. S. Discovery Centre
Innovation Award for Science and Technology, 2006
- District Governor, Atlantic J24 Class
Association (competitive sailing)
- Regular competitor in athletic events.
Involved in running and many related sports for over 35 years.
Active in many sports and competitive in skiing, running, triathlons
and sailing. Not too many wins, but lots of enthusiasm.
- Married to Mary Robertson (Meagher) of
Halifax, daughter Jillian (1987), son Douglas (1988).