Cathy is one of the Co-founders and Vice President of Operations for DyCat Solutions Inc., a company which provides innovative business driven solutions to the heavy industrial business sector. She facilitates workshops and alignment sessions with customers using DyCat’s four innovative solutions: Modularization, Productization, Lean Design and Execution. These solutions enable the ability to achieve capital efficiency on programs and projects. She has over 24 years of experience in the oil and gas, petrochemical, and mining industries and most recently, she has worked with global customers providing the expertise, training and tools to implement modularization, lean design and standardization on their projects. Currently she is chair of the Construction Industry Institutes (CII) Modularization Business Case Analysis project, vice chair of the modularization CBA, part of the CII funded studies committee and part of the AWP advisory board.
Cathy previous roles include a Subject Matter Expect in execution of a manufactured approach in heavy oil program delivery at WorleyParsons. The manufactured approach involves the development of a “minimum kit”, modularized design, that includes standardized engineering, procurement, and fabrication. Cathy has provided training and has facilitated workshops for project teams and clients including international workshare personnel. Cathy has also led an internal initiative to develop a standardized design catalogue for a minimum kit modular well pad for both new and sustaining capital projects.