We specialize in steel coating, concrete repairs, building envelope and high rise restoration.
We offer an exceptional skill base and attention to quality work that exceeds industry safety standards.
Our team focuses on doing it right the first time with our streamlined processes.
Our team are members of CHOA, BCBEC and NACE and our recruitment procedure considers work ethic, safety and values. We take the time to recruit people who share the qualities of our company culture. In our individual commitment to our Company’s ethos we guarantee on giving our best to any project we undertake.
Tatras greatest strength lies in its ability to provide dependable comprehensive service. In the building repair industry, speed, efficiency and quality craftsmanship are vital. Whether the job is small or large, deadlines, once set, are there to be achieved.
At TATRAS, we have an incredible professional, reliable and experienced team. We are a group of strong-minded individuals who are driven by similar values and a common work ethic. We recognize that our diversity makes us a strong team. Our members value that we have different skills and strengths, and due to this we use our differences and strengths in our solid teamwork.
We value meaningful relationships that last, so we look out for your needs both now and into the future. Why? Because it’s the right thing to do.
PLAN FOR A BETTER FUTURE
As the CEO and co-founder of Tatras Group, Michal is responsible for running all facets of the business.
Michal brings more than seven years of executive experience with leading in Building Science and Industrial Rope Access sectors. His attitude is a perfect example of great perseverance in pursuing his goal, not giving up and loyalty to his principles.
He intuitively sees the threads of opportunity that wind through an organization, brings them together into a coherent whole, helps others extend their thinking, and drives material business advantage.
He is an inspirational leader who tells stories that inspire action while at the same time is grounded in financial information that levers the business.
His background includes Energy Management Systems and business development. Michal was also a member of European Mountain Search and Rescue and co-founder of Protec Vertical Solutions – a successful Vancouver based Building Restoration firm.
Michal is a man of integrity and able to make the tough calls when necessary.
Oskar Michalak brings to Tatras a long history of work in mountain rescue team, adventure tourism and industrial rope access.
He has a master’s degree in Emergency Management. Right after University, he became a part of specialized rescue team saving lives in the mountains, caves and all kinds of industrial environments.
As a rope access technician, he has extensive experience working and supervising numerous projects from 200m height smoke stacks, inaccessible structures at the stadiums, airports, bridges and buildings.
As COO Oskar is responsible for ensuring the company is operating at the highest level possible, delivering the best quality service keeping safety as number one priority.
After work you can find him running 100-mile races in the mountains and exploring nature with his daughters and Cooper, his German Shepherd dog.
Business Development Consultant
Sergio is responsible for bookkeeping and warehouse management. He brings to Tatras Group more than 12 years of experience as a manager in different companies. He has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management and he is currently studying Accounting Diploma to increase his knowledge of Canadian Financial Procedures.
He enjoys visiting new places with his family, meeting people, and playing board games.
Jordan Wright brings over a decade of industrial rope access experience to Tatras as our Rope Access Operations Manager.
Jordan has spent most of his life at height. He started his life on a rope, climbing all over the world as a professional rock climber. Jordan then transitioned into the industrial world and has been involved in many high-profile projects throughout Canada, including Oil and Gas, Natural Resources, Processing, Bridge and Infrastructure, Transportation, Geotechnical and ongoing maintenance projects.
Throughout his time as a rope access technician, Jordan has held safety at the forefront of every project. Bringing this mindset to Tatras Group, Jordan is responsible for overseeing the rope access division. As an IRATA Instructor, he brings strong mentorship and advanced technical knowledge of rope access equipment and systems to the Tatras team.
Outside of work, Jordan spends his time running, climbing, skiing and riding in the mountains with his wife and three kids.
Project Manager/ Chief Estimator
Mehrdad is the project manager of Tatras Group company with responsibility for infrastructure and building projects. His background is in construction with a master’s degree in seismic engineering and more than 15 years of experience in project supervision and management.
He is supporting Tatras projects with the provision of management service and resources supply. This includes contracting, planning, timing, budgeting, and monitoring the activities to deliver the work safely, on schedule, within budget, and quality requirements.
Field Operation Manager
Zac brings over 12 years of extensive experience in the construction industry to our team. His diverse background covers various construction sectors, including residential construction, renovations, oil and gas projects, confined space work, and specialized skills in concrete restoration, membrane application, and waterproofing. Zac’s work has spanned various environments, from industrial facilities such as oil and gas plants and grain elevators to bridges, residential properties, and commercial high-rises.
With over eight years of experience as a rope access technician, Zac consistently demonstrates a steadfast commitment to workplace safety and ensures it remains at the forefront of every project he takes on. Zac excels in solving complex work challenges and is known for his ability to devise innovative, efficient, and effective solutions.
Outside of work, Zac enjoys playing sports and enjoys spending quality time with his fiancée and dog, Stella.
Felipe studied industrial design, a career that teaches you how to associate objects with their different processes, design, construction and identify flaws or spaces for new designs.
All this experience added to 12 years working in building renewal and industrial rope access sectors in Chile and Canada makes Felipe a high skill worker.
The mountains and climbing is one of his passions, making ascents in Patagonia and a large part of Chile and now discovering the infinite places that Canada has.
Renan has a background of over five years of supervisory and management experience in the building maintenance industry. His experiences as a high-rise field technician and possession of rope access certificates facilitate him in informed decision-making and inspire him to think critically about innovation and efficiency in his current role as a Project Manager at Tatras Group. Renan prioritizes safe work practices and values building strong relationships within his team and with clients.
Outside of work, he enjoys spending his free time in the mountains and is passionate about biking and snowboarding.
Mark joins the project management team and brings over a decade of operations and supply chain experience to Tatras Group. He has a strong passion for solving complex problems. With his extensive background in operations, he will be responsible for helping improve our systems and processes as we grow while managing multiple projects along with the rest of the team.
When not at work, he spends most of his time with his wife and three kids going on adventures and quality time. He also has a heart for addressing food insecurity and spends some of his time helping in that space.
Project Manager Assistant
Vanesa Sanchez Naranjo studied a technique in business consulting and operations in financial entities. Later, she finished her Bachelor’s degree in International Business Administration. Since then, Vanesa has been working in the administrative area for more than 7 years. Vanesa also has the opportunity to work as a quality control supervisor for a couple of years.
She lived abroad for 5 years, travelling and learning new management systems. She had the fortune to learn English and learn about a different culture during this time.
Vanesa is a responsible, honest and punctual person.