Strategic Leadership Team

Mike Scott

President

Mike Scott was appointed President of Allteck Limited Partnership (Allteck) and Canadian Utility Construction Corporation (CUC) on March 1st of 2020, having transitioned from the role of Chief Operating Officer which he held over the last 4 years. Mike joined Allteck in 2001 and has accumulated 28 years of experience in the utility construction industry. Mike’s extensive field experience with transmission and distribution construction projects has provided him with the expertise and knowledge required for operational execution and business excellence. During his years in the field, Mike built a strong reputation as a safe, respectful and conscientious Journeyman Powerline Technician. In keeping with Allteck and CUC’s company rules, Mike mandates that everyone gives the highest priority to the health & safety of the employees and the public and that means maintaining a diverse, respectful, and healthy workplace. These commitments guide Mike in his daily business decisions as he drives the companies to continuous growth.

Robin Lucas

Executive Business Advisor

Born and raised in British Columbia, Robin Lucas began his career in the electrical industry in 1975. Robin holds Red Seal Certifications as an Electrician and Powerline Technician and holds a Class A license along with Electrical Contractor Certification. After working in the trade for several years, Robin built, owned and operated a very successful electrical and powerline contracting company for 28 years, constructing and maintaining underground and overhead distribution, transmission systems and substations for BC Hydro and the resource industries of forestry and mining in British Columbia until his company was acquired by Quanta Services Inc. in 2009.

Over the years, in an effort to develop the high voltage line trade business in British Columbia, Robin served as President of the Line Contractors Association of British Columbia for most of 14 years between 2001 and 2015. Today, Robin is the Executive Business Advisor of Allteck Limited Partnership and Canadian Utility Construction Corporation, having previously held the position of President for both companies. Robin currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the Joint Line Apprenticeship Training Association and the Electrical Contractors Association of British Columbia. Robin continues to be engaged in all aspects of the industry in keeping with his passion for training and apprenticeship.

Patty Edwards

Vice President Business Management - Allteck Limited Partnership / Candian Utility ConstructionSenior

Patty joined Allteck in March 2013 with 26 years of experience spanning both the utility and financial services industries. She focuses on business process improvement and strategy. Patty worked at BC Hydro Construction Services for 6 years where she held the positions of Operations Manager and Construction Field Manager. Prior to working at BC Hydro, she spent 20 years working in financial services where she gained experience in project analysis, project management and product marketing. She also managed a client service area and led the team responsible for delivering services and solutions to corporate and individual clients.

Kerry McDowell

Vice President of Operations

Kerry McDowell joined as the Area Manager for Regina in November of 2016. Since that time he has moved to BC and become the Area Manager for Projects and most recently accepted the role of Vice President of Operations. He brings with him an extensive management background in the agriculture industry, sales as well as project construction management. Kerry’s views on leadership align closely to CUC’s Core Values as he believes that removing the barriers for his team will allow them to succeed and reach their fullest potential. He also comes with a strong background in safety having completed his Safety Management with the Saskatchewan Construction Safety Assoc. Leadership for Safety Excellence, OHC Level 1 & 2.

Chris Grajek

Director of Health and Safety - Allteck Limited Partnership / Candian Utility Construction

As Allteck’s Director of Health and Safety since 2006, Chris manages and coordinates health, safety, work method and environmental programs and initiatives. Chris leads a team of trades trainers and field safety coordinators for local and international construction and maintenance activities. He is a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) with extensive experience in heavy construction, high voltage transmission/distribution/substation projects, remote and heavy terrain environments, air and marine logistical operations, and various specialized work methods for the electrical utility sector. Chris is involved with a number transmission and distribution partnership task teams and is an active member of the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering (CSSE) and American Society of Safety Engineers (ASSE).

Bruce Scott

Vice President Support Services for Allteck & Canadian Utility Construction

Bruce is a Journeyman Powerline Technician by trade with over 22 years of experience in transmission and distribution operations. Bruce brings expertise in construction and estimating, has held positions of increasing authority in Western Canada, and also led the planning and execution of barehand projects in Africa for a period of 1 year.

Bruce joined Allteck in 2001 and presently oversees the Fleet and Stores department, ensuring Allteck’s equipment and tools are reliable, safe, and compliant with Customer and industry requirements and best practices. Bruce continues to identify efficiencies and opportunities that strengthen our relationships with Clients, improve operational processes and systems, and position Allteck for success during project delivery.