ATICA: Dan Smith
ATICA: Affiliated Timber Investment Conversion Advisors, Inc.
Dan Smith

Dan Smith

Electrical PLC Controls

Experience Summary:
  • 2016-2017 Atica, Inc. - Blanca Forestry Products Inc. (BFPI)

    Design, Procurement, Fabrication of PLC’s & Controls, Field installation, Commissioning & Debug, training local staff on complete controls packages for; Log Bucking & Debarking, Biomass Fuel House, Sawmill Trimmer, Sawmill Timberline, Sawmill Trimmer System, plus Planermill – Infeed through Newnes Gang Trimmer and Newnes Stacker

  • 2015 Atica, Inc. – Colville Indian Precision Pine (CIPP)

    Plantwide Electrical & Controls Evaluation

  • 2013-2015 Atica, Inc. – White Mountain Apache Timber Company, LLC (WMATCO)

    Plant Restart, Design, Procurement, Fabrication of PLC’s & Controls, Field installation, Commissioning & Debug, training local staff on complete controls packages for; Debarker, 12” Double Arbor Gang, Yates-American Trimmer PLC Controls, general troubleshooting & repair for start-up & on-going operations.

  • 2012 Atica, Inc. – Colville Indian Precision Pine (CIPP)

    Sawmill Electrical & Controls Evaluation

  • 2011 bVisual, Inc, Oroville, WA. Web Conference Application C++ and C# Programming
  • 1996-2010 Colville Indian Precision Pine Co., Omak, WA.

    Electrical Supervisor / Electronics Tech. / PLC Programming / Network Administration

  • 1991-1996 Riley Creek Lumber Co., Laclede, ID. Electronics Technician / PLC Programming
  • 1987-1990 Accu-Set, Inc, New Meadow, ID. Construction & installation of Setworks and Control Packages
Education Summary:
  • 2013-2015 Western Governor’s University, Online. BS in Information Technology
  • 1983-1986 University of Idaho, Moscow, ID. BS in Computer Science
  • 1980-1982 Treasure Valley Community College, Ontario, OR. AS in Mechanical Technology
  • 1977-1980 Salmon River High School, Riggins, ID