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Pascal Lavoie

Chief Engineer

Pascal has more than 12 years of experience in production, industrial R&D management and implementation and technology commercialisation in the light metals industry. Prior to joining the Light Metals Research Centre, Pascal Lavoie worked for Noranda in their Magnesium and Aluminium smelting operations as process engineer and Six Sigma Black Belt. Having worked in potrooms, casthouses and carbon plants in over 25 smelters, he holds integrated knowledge of aluminium production, process control and management systems. He has extensive experience in Continuous Improvement Systems implementation and teaching, including a Six Sigma Black Belt certification.