Mr. Crucil has the responsibility of directing and providing leadership for our company’s growth; ensuring that the company continues to develop and sustain superior performance, a dynamic safety culture, quality initiatives and solid integrity. With over 30 years of experience in the electrical construction and engineering business, he provides guidance, mentorship, knowledge and direction for the company.
Mr. Crucil established the company in 1985 and oversees all of FMI's activities, reviews of day-to-day operations and ensures program quality, safety and organizational stability through development and implementation of standards, controls, systems and procedures. As Board President he focuses his attention on long-range strategic issues, provides due diligence for timely attention to core issues and insures financial stability.
Mr. Crucil received his Masters of Business Administration degree from Royal Roads University with a Specialty in Executive Leadership. Mr. Crucil also has a Certificate in Project Management from Royal Roads University. He also holds a Certificate of Apprenticeship in Electrical Work and a Certificate of Qualification as Electrical Contractor, Class “A”.
As F&M Installations Chief Operating Officer, Mr. Crucil is responsible for the company’s day-to-day operating activities including revenue and sales growth, cost and margin control with monthly, quarterly and annual financial goal management. Directing company operations to meet budget and financial goals while planning short term and long term budget allocations to develop and support strategic business objectives. Mr. Crucil brings into the corporate business model leadership and ensuring developing operational management, strategic asset deployment and key change for transformation initiatives for shaping the future of the business.
Mr. Crucil holds a Certificate of Apprenticeship in Electrical Work and a Certificate of Qualification as Electrician. He serves on the Executive Board of Directors of the Electrical Contractors Association of BC and as Chair of the Vancouver Island University Professional Advisory Committee.
Richard C. Day
Corporate Health and Safety Manager
As F&M Installations Corporate Health and Safety Officer, Mr. Day has the responsibility for communicating the vision of importance for the FMI Environmental, Health and Safety practices and policies. With over 25 years in experience in the Environment, Health and Safety business, he provides guidance, mentorship, and knowledge and assumes an active and visible role in ongoing initiatives and directions for the company.
Mr. Day received his Masters of Adult Education (Occupational Health and Safety) St Francis Xavier University Diploma, Post Graduate Studies (Occupational Health and Safety) University of British Columbia and received his Bachelor of Arts degree from Bishops University Quebec. He also is a Canadian Registered Safety professional (CRSP).
Howard W. Armstrong
Quality Assurance Manager
As F&M Installations Corporate Quality Assurance Officer, Mr. Armstrong has the responsibility for insuring compliance with all technical and quality requirements and communicating the importance of the FMI Corporate Quality Management System. With over 20 years of experience in the Quality Assurance and Continuous Process Management business, he provides guidance, mentorship, and knowledge to prepare, implement and maintain compliance to the Corporate Quality plan.
Mr. Armstrong received his B.SC Engineering (Agricultural Engineering) at the University of Guelph and a certificate in Quality Assurance University of Manitoba. He also is a Canadian Registered Professional Engineer and has Lead Auditor ratings from Stat-A-Matrix Institute, Lead Auditor ratings from Advanced Quality Systems and Internal Auditor from SAI Global.
Director of Operations
As F&M Installations Director of Operations, Mr. Bayda is responsible for project documentation and ensuring processes are efficient and profitable. With over a decade of experience, Mr. Bayda works directly with clients to ensure changes or other claims are successful and coordinates administrative matters to ensure projects meet contractual obligations.
Mr. Bayda received his Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering in 1994 at the University of Alberta. He also completed his Construction Industry Institute Project Management: Planning & Design and Project Construction & Start up in 2003 at the University of Texas at Austin.
Director of Construction
As F&M Installations Director of Construction, Mr. Crucil is Responsible for the direct management of all projects and tactical activities according to policy, procedures and contractual requirements. With over 15 years of experience, he ensures project site activities are safe and productive and that operations maintain efficiency to deliver a quality product to the client.
As a Red Seal Journeyman Electrician, Mr. Crucil mentors/coordinates Site Supervisors on project requirements, provides technical support and monitors each project schedule from kick-off through to completion. He manages fleet and equipment for each project ensuring the timely transportation of materials and supplies. Mr. Crucil received his Supervision Communication Certifciation and completed the Construction Association of BC's Supervisors Course.
Director of Finance
As F&M Installations Director of Finance, Ms. Crucil supervises financial matters for the FMI Group and ensures adequate controls are maintained. Ms. Crucil assists on all strategic and tactical matters as they relate to budget management, cost benefit analysis, cost control and reduction strategies, as well as forecasting. She manages Receivables, Payables, and Payroll while providing operational and programmatic support to the FMI group of companies.
Ms. Crucil has spent time in estimating, proposal development, and project coordination at FMI while completing her Bachelor of Business Administration at Vancouver Island University in 2011. Realising her interest in the financial operations throughout her business degree, she began the Certified Management Accountant program in 2012, and graduated in June 2015 with her CPA,CMA.
Working in F&M Installations Strategic Planning department, Mr. Herman is responsible for Business Development and 4-year plan ahead with budget allocations for sales and marketing. He monitors upcoming client project requests and seeks business development opportunities. Mr Herman is responsible for the direct management for estimating and proposal development. Mr. Herman develops comprehensive Project Execution Plans, Master Schedules with cost codes and budget and ensures transition of the knowledge gained during the estimating phase is passed along to the project execution team.