2020 CGA Operations, Engineering, Integrity, and Construction Conference

Addressing Environmental Policy Through
Natural Gas Innovation

Daina Makarenko

Director, Engineering Services
AltaGas Utilities

Daina Makarenko, P.Eng has worked at AltaGas Utilities Inc. (AUI) in Leduc, Alberta since 2011, but got her first exposure to AUI as a Mechanical Engineering Co-op student in 2008. After graduating from the University of Alberta she started full time in the Engineering System Planning and Design group working on hydraulic modeling, standards, operational support, new business and replacement projects. From 2013-2017 she was the District Supervisor, Distribution Operations of the Central Region where she managed a team of 13 Technician Distribution, Operations working to operate and maintain the Leduc district gas system. In late 2017 she became Director, Engineering Services which encompasses, Project Planning, Engineering Design, Business Development and GIS groups.