Our Team

When you partner with Pro-Tech you get over 50 years of experience. In 50 years we have seen all kinds of projects and have partnered with a variety of different companies and industries. Half a century of experience has helped us to become western Canada’s experts in heavy industrial moving.

Doing great things requires great people: At Pro-Tech, we know that the strength of our company lies in our team.  From our accounting department, to our project managers, and millwrights, we have qualified professionals, who work together as a team to deliver you the best possible service. Simply put, we work hard to have the right people in the right positions so you get the right project experience.

At Pro-Tech you get:

  • An Experienced Management Team
  • Professional Administration Staff
  • Expert Project Managers
  • Local Knowledge
  • Experienced Equipment Operators & Installers

“Teamwork divides the tasks and multiplies the success.”

Chuck Sorensen
Superintendent of Operations

With over 30 years of heavy haul transport experience, first with Triton Transport and now with Pro-Tech, Chuck brings knowledge and expertise to the Pro-Tech team. In an organized and knowledgeable way, Chuck gets equipment from A to B safely. When not with his family, you can find Chuck ATVing in the local mountains. 

Mark Friesen
Estimator / Sales Representative

With over 12 years in the Industrial Moving industry, Mark prides himself on solving complex industrial moving projects; the safest and most efficient way possible.  With many years in the field, Mark has a knack for providing creative solutions putting our customers’ needs first.  When not at work or at home Mark can be found camping and ATVing in BC’s backcountry.

Will Plenert
Estimator/ Sales

With over 16 years of heavy industrial industry, Will brings knowledge, expertise and creative problem solving to the Protech team. 

Dave Snell
Technical Sales / Estimating (Millwrights)

A millwright for 33 years, Dave completed his four year trades apprenticeship as a millwright and machinist. As a certified trades professional, he began his career in coal-fired power stations, pulp and paper mills and petro-chemical plants. Early on, Dave had the opportunity to work on the first ever LNG plan to be built in Australia in 1988.  In 1990 he relocated to Canada and worked as a machinist in the ship-building industry and then transitioned to forestry.  In 1998 Dave worked with Murray Latta as a Millwright, Lead Hand, Foreman, Project Manager, Account Manager, Project Superintendent, and in Sales and Estimating.  Since then, he has come to be an integral part of the Pro-Tech team. 

John Brise
Operations Manager

With over 10 years at Pro-Tech, John loves the challenge of problem solving.  As a professional engineer, he knows how to find the safe and efficient solution to any issue that arises.  As a proud father to twin girls, John is using his problem-solving skills at home too!

Wade Hollowink
Sales Representative / Estimator

With over 11 plus year in industrial moving industry, Wade prides himself on his customers first approach.  Wade enjoys a good challenge and having to problem solve to find the best way to make the very difficult projects become very easy solutions for his clients.  He looks for the safest most efficient way to get the job done for all his customers.  When Wade is not working you can find him either helping out with his sons sports, or out at the lake enjoying his trailer and boat.

Gary Klynsoon
General Manager

With over 25 years of industry related experience, Gary cares for the details and project management at Pro-Tech. An approachable team member, he loves to find innovative, outside-of-the-box solutions for our clients. When not in the office, or at home with the family, Gary can be found on the river searching for the ever-elusive 12’ sturgeon.