The following are PDF copies of available presentations delivered at the STAC 2019 Conference & Exhibition. Please note that additional presentations will be posted as we receive each presenter’s permission to do so.

Thank you again to all of the speakers and moderators whose efforts helped to make the event such a huge success!

Day 1

State of STAC
Nick Kyonka (STAC)

STAC Climber Training Guidelines
Clay Parchewsky (WesTower)
Ron O’Neil (3M Fall Protection Group)
Fabrice Blanchet (GRAVI-T ZERO)

S37 Annex FAQ
John Wahba (Turris)

Beyond the Checklists, Crew Assessments of Towers
Aimee Arsenault (Tridon)
Adam Gale (Vertical Specialties)

STAC Contractor Prequalification Roadmap
Ed Hachey (SBA), Anne-Sophie Tétreault (Cognibox), Terence Saar (Bell)

3D Mapping and Management of Communication Towers
Rick Tiller (Tiller Engineering Inc.)

Fall Hazard Zones and Beyond, Rooftop Fall Protection
Rick Kirby (WesTower), Brent Hrywkiw (Stantec)

Determination of Site Specific Design Icing
Boris Weisman (ICE)

Towers 301, Tower Fatigue
Simon Weisman (Guymast)
John Wahba (Turris)

Antenna Mount Analysis
Kyle Thorpe (Paul J. Ford)

Day 2

2019 NATE Update and Wireless from a Contractors Perspective
Jimmy Miller (NATE, MillerCo Inc)

Anchor Shaft Corrosion & Protection
Brenden Tanchuk (Corrosion Service Company Ltd)
Julien Thibeault (Englobe)
Wolfgang Fieltsch (Stantec)

Drones and the Tower Industry
Sylvain Bourque (Transport Canada)
Murray Hunt (Canadian UAV Solutions)

Inside-Climb Monopole Safety
Hervé Landreville (GRAVI-T ZERO)

New-Site Inspection Requirements
Serge Arseneault (WSP), Mark Fudge (WesTower)

Lessons Learned from Tower Failures
Pascal Texier (Stantec)

CSA Z259.2.4-15: New Rigid Rail Trolleys
Devin Finnigan (Trylon)NEW

Climate Change and Tower Engineering
Alex Cannon (Environment and Climate Change Canada)

Rigging Essentials
Gordon Lyman (eSystem Training) and Bill Griswold (Griswold Tower Software)

5G Equipment Update
Patrick Racette (Ericsson)