Monday, April 9, 2012
Ecotech Institute has entered into a National Recruiting Agreement with Dingo Software Pty Ltd. The agreement is designed to enhance job opportunities for Ecotech Institute graduates in the fields of renewable energy and energy efficiency.
As part of the agreement, Dingo team members will participate in Ecotech Institute-sponsored programs and meet with its students, staff and faculty on a regular basis. Additionally, Dingo professionals will be available to conduct student and industry seminars in the areas of wind turbine condition monitoring and the importance of proper maintenance practices.
Dingo has also licensed Ecotech Institute to use Trakka®, Dingo’s industry-leading condition monitoring software tool. Trakka® will be integrated into part of Ecotech Institute’s classroom and lab curriculum in areas related to condition maintenance of wind turbines.
Regarding the new agreement, Dingo’s Chief Business Officer, Bob Williams, said, “Ecotech is an industry leader in educating, training and preparing their graduates for careers in renewable energy fields. As Dingo begins a focused initiative to provide our condition monitoring tool to the broader wind energy market, we are privileged to be associated with Ecotech and look forward to a long and mutually-beneficial relationship.“
Founded in 1991, Dingo (http://www.dingo.com) is the world leader in offering solutions to heavy asset-intensive operations that maximize production, significantly reduce maintenance costs, avoid catastrophic in-service failures and keep assets available. Dingo’s Condition Based Asset Management system, now the recognized standard in the mining industry, assures companies a rapid payback with a minimum 3:1 return on investment in less than 24 months. ConocoPhillips owns an equity position in Dingo. Headquartered in Brisbane, Australia, Dingo has offices in the U.S. and Canada. Trakka® and Condition Intelligence® are trademarks of Dingo.