Taio joined AME Group’s Victoria head office and has more than 10 years’ experience in the field of mechanical engineering, including 4 years working on the Research & Development team for a prominent building controls company. Taio has designed control systems for emerging HVAC technologies such as solar thermal and heat pump systems and built custom energy modeling applications aimed at augmenting the performance of HVAC equipment and systems while reducing building energy consumption. His significant expertise has proved fundamental to the success of many projects at AME Group including a range of multi-sport recreational facilities and aquatic centres across Canada. Taio is also a Certified Passive House designer (CPHD).