Theraj Jayaprakasan, P.Eng.

Mechanical Engineering Group Manager

Fun Facts

Favourite Activity:
Playing cricket & badminton

Favourite Place:
Being with family and also watching sunset near sea

First CD:
Hindi song, not sure

Superpower of Choice:
Super strength

Favourite thing about Catch:
Friendly work environment

With over two decades of hands-on experience in the mechanical engineering industry, Theraj has excelled in various facets including facility engineering, design, project execution, QA/QC, and facility maintenance. His expertise extends across diverse sectors including fertilizer (with a focus on urea, sulphur, and sulphur-enhanced urea fertilizer), petrochemical, water treatment (polymer hydration), Oil & Gas, industrial gas, bulk handling, and power plant projects.

Theraj’s proficiency lies in the selection, design, and inspection of rotary and static equipment, as well as process piping and pipelines. He ensures optimal functionality and longevity of critical equipment through his extensive knowledge and experience. With a track record of successfully leading mechanical teams on projects ranging up to $300 million Total Installed Cost (TIC), Theraj consistently delivers exceptional results in dynamic environments.

Thriving in dynamic environments, Theraj has successfully led and contributed to diverse projects throughout his career. He navigates complex engineering projects by fostering clear and effective collaboration among cross-functional teams, consistently delivering exceptional results.

Theraj holds a Bachelor of Technology in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Calicut, India, an Applied Degree in Petroleum Technology from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology, Canada, and pursing Master of Science (M.Sc.) in Real Estate Valuation from Annamalai University, India. He is a member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and holds a Professional Engineer designation in Alberta (APEGA), reflecting his commitment to professionalism and excellence in the field.

• APEGA Member [P.Eng.]
• Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
• Chartered Engineer [C Eng.] – Mechanical Engineering (IE, India)
• BINDT ISO 18436 Category 2 Certified Vibration Analyst

Theraj is enthusiastic about connecting with global engineers, entrepreneurs, and innovators who share his passion for driving positive change through technology, fostering innovation and advancement in the industry.

Beyond his professional endeavors, Theraj is deeply passionate about cricket and has been actively involved in competitive cricket in Calgary since 2016, showcasing his dedication and commitment both on and off the field.