First power plant control system upgrade based on a DCS platform
Today, the company is owned by Keith
Bradshaw with a slightly new name, VASPAC (2014) Inc.
VASPAC (2014) Inc. is a professional engineering
company registered in the
VASPAC Inc. started business in November, 2001 and received its Certificate of Incorporation under the Canada Business Corporations Act in October, 2003.
VASPAC Inc. was launched by Mr. Harry
Snowden, PEng in 2001. Mr. Snowden has
thirty years of experience that he brings to his customers. Mr. Snowden started his engineering career in
1975 at Calgary Power, now TransAlta Utilities, where he was a senior instrumentation
engineer at the time he left the company in 1989. As senior instrumentation engineer, his group
designed, implemented, installed and commissioned the first distributed control
system upgrade to an existing coal-fired power plant in
In 1989, Mr. Snowden joined Bailey Controls