Main Contacts

Garrett Prosofsky Garrett Prosofsky, Partner

After a hockey career that took Garrett all over Canada, the United States and Germany, he made his way back to the steel industry in which he grew up. In 2009, Garrett moved his young family back to Saskatoon and began work with Saskatoon Metal Mfg. He started out in the shop learning the industry – from running the forklift, how to break & bend metal and learning how to weld and fabricate miner boxes. Garrett then attended SIAST and graduated with a diploma as a Mechanical Engineering Technologist. After his schooling, he joined Ram Steel Ltd and worked in the field to gain a good understanding of the iron worker trade. As the company grew, Garrett moved into the office and took on the project management roll. One year later, he became a partner as is now the head of our business operations.

Jay Hamilton, Supervisor

Jay started ironworking in 2006 and is a red seal journeyman ironworker with experience in steel fabrication, and erection, as well as maintenance operations in the industrial mine sites. Jay has executed various maintenance, shut down and new construction projects on various mine sites throughout Saskatchewan. Prior to Ironworking, he was a welder / fabricator at Nutana Machine in Saskatoon. Jay has taken various courses throughout his ironworking career such as Foreman Training, Superintendent Training, Effective Supervision Through Effective Communications, and Construction Project Management.

Logan Adrian, Supervisor

Logan is a red seal journeyman ironworker and CWB certified welder, with supervisor, first aid, rescue, and construction safety officer training. He has been working in the construction and steel manufacturing industry for over 15 years. He has been involved in large to small projects at several Saskatchewan potash mines, agricultural and commercial buildings, ornamental and structural. Logan has been with Ram Steel as a Field Supervisor for the last 4 years.

Phyllip Scheper, Project Coordinator

Phyllip's career and education in the construction industry starts in 2011 when he began attending Lethbridge College. While attending and after graduating with a diploma in Engineering Design and Drafting Phyllip worked for Arctic Canada Construction in Yellowknife, NT. There he worked on construction drawings for commercial construction projects across Canada’s Arctic, from early design drawings through construction and as-built drawings. In 2014, Phyllip began attending the U of S, graduating in 2018 with a degree in Mechanical Engineering. Since joining Ram Steel Phyllip has been rapidly gaining experience in the project management and coordination of industrial and commercial steel construction projects.

Tony Twardzik Tony Twardzik, Project Manager – Piping & Mechanical

Tony is a red seal journeyman steamfitter/pipefitter with an extensive background in project management on industrial sites throughout Saskatchewan including mining, power generation, chemical, oil and gas, and pulp and paper. In recent years he has been a senior piping and mechanical coordinator for Amec on the K+S Legacy Mine project and the Mosaic Farfield project at K2 Esterhazy. He was also a senior mechanical coordinator for Agrium on their Vault expansion project. Prior to that he was the manager of GB Mobile Welding in Saskatoon for 7 years. Tony is an active chairman on the Saskatchewan Piping Industry Joint Training Board and has instructed several courses in pipefitting and rigging.

Tyler Prosofsky Tyler Prosofsky, A.Sc.T. Partner

Growing up in the steel trade gave Tyler an understanding of what was involved in a steel fabrication shop. From sweeping floors at Saskatoon Metal Mfg. at a young age, he later graduated to the ironworker, brake and shear, welding, fabricating, and gained the experience of interacting with others in a work environment. Tyler pursued a hockey career at age 16, after playing Jr Hockey for 5 years and Professional Hockey for 6, while still working at Saskatoon Metal in the summers, he decided to become a permanent part of the business. In 2003 he attended SIAST and graduated with a diploma as a Mechanical Engineer Technologist. Tyler moved into the front office of Saskatoon Metal Mfg. in 2005 and became a partner one year later. He has been involved in drafting, plasma table programming, shipping/receiving, purchasing, estimating, marketing, project management and customer client relations.

Dion Protzak Dion Protzak, P.Eng. Partner

Since graduating with a degree in Mechanical Engineering from the U of S, Dion has gained 2 decades of combined manufacturing, project management and maintenance experience in heavy industry and mining. After spending four years at Hitachi Canadian Industries as a machining engineer, maintenance engineer and quality assurance coordinator he then worked for five years at PCS Potash Cory division as a project engineer and maintenance crew supervisor. Dion joined Saskatoon Metal Mfg. as a manufacturing engineer in 2003 and became a partner one year later. He has been involved in a vast array of projects throughout his career managing all phases of project execution and involving all trades and professions.