Terry W. Smith, P. Eng.

President & CEO
Ext: 226 / Email: terry.smith@twsengineering.com

Terry established TWS Engineering Ltd. in 1977 as the sole employee. Through his vision and leadership, he has been able to grow the business by staying true to his core values of excellent service, dedicated mentor-ship, and honest communication with clients.


Gerry Brand
Senior Electrical Project Manager

Ext: 224 / Email: g.b@twsengineering.com

Gerry has been in the electrical design field for over 50 years and was a principal co-founder of an electrical engineering consulting company in Edmonton prior to joining TWS Engineering Ltd. in 1989 as a senior staff leader. Gerry is responsible for overseeing the Electrical department and ensuring timely service and quality design. With a view to mentoring and training our junior and intermediate electrical staff a few of Gerry's responsibilities include training and supervision in the following areas:

  • Design and production of working drawings and specifications for a wide variety of projects.

  • Preparation of design reports; cost estimates; feasibility studies; and budget estimation and control.

  • On-site supervision, inspection and related responsibilities pertaining to the electrical segment of work during project construction.


Jason Lukan

Mechanical Project Manager/Alternative Energy Specialist
Ext. 299 / Email:  j.l@twsengineering.com

Jason brings a comprehensive understanding of conventional mechanical system design as well as the application of:  geothermal, solar thermal, solar photovoltaic, bio fuels, fuel cell, hydro, wind, energy storage and energy modeling/green building design.  Jason’s 7 years of previous commercial and residential construction and coordination experience have facilitated in an in depth understanding of building construction and alternative energy integration.  Jason has participated in commercial/institutional energy efficiency building design, construction, and system integration in Edmonton, Calgary and other parts of Western Canada.


Kristopher McMenamon, P.Eng., CPHD, LEED A.P.

Senior Mechanical Engineer/Project Manager
Certified Passive House Designer, CPHI

 Ext: 234 / Email: k.m@twsengineering.com

Dedicated, talented mechanical engineer with over 10 years experience in industrial, institutional, and commercial building mechanical systems and the upstream oil & gas sector. Committed to both career and the profession. Kristopher thrives on conquering new challenges, being innovative and is an out-of-the box thinker. Focused on up-to-date and new technologies to ensure maximum product, energy efficiency and overall project cost-savings. Solid and varied interpersonal skills through project coordination with national & international engineers, architects, and suppliers; regional foremen and tradespeople; local owners, politicians, and community members.





Joe Kubin, C.E.T.

Senior Electrical Project Manager
Ext: 225 /
Email: j.k@twsengineering.com

Employed with TWS Engineering Ltd. for over 30 years, Joe is dedicated to our clients and their needs. His thoroughness and attention to detail have earned him a reputation for excellence and consistency.






Evgeny Apartsin, P. Eng.
Senior Civil Engineer/Project Manager
Ext: 251 /
Email: e.a@twsengineering.com

Eugene is a Civil Engineer and Senior Project Manager. He brings 25 years of expertise in civil engineering; project management, and construction administration in commercial, institutional, and industrial projects to the TWS team. He has depth of experience in the industry and is skilled at storm water management, site servicing, municipal and transportation as well as erosion control.



Arnel T. Oberez, P.Eng. M.Sc.

Senior Structural Engineer/Project Manager

Ext: 235 / Email: a.o@twsengineering.com


Arnel has over 10 years of combined engineering experience in civil/structural consulting service. His competence in working with a team of other engineers and designers enables responsive service and high quality deliverables in a timely manner. His dedication in providing engineering support to clients such as exploring alternates for cost consideration and conflict resolution that may arise involving structural scope during construction is exemplary. Arnel's diversified project portfolio includes, but is not limited to, Industrial and Commercial projects; High-Rise Construction; Residences/Condos/Cottages; Electrical Sub-Stations; Recreational/Swimming Pool projects and Water Treatment Projects.