EMI-Global Industry Experts
Project Management Expert
Fleet Management Expert
Mobile SCADA Expert
Richard LeFrancois, President of EMI-Global is a 30 year veteran in the construction, mining and truck industries. EMI-Global was started in 2000 to address technology integration needs and challenges Richard saw facing equipment operators with the introduction of services such as Qualcomm to the long-haul trucking industry in the late 1980’s.
The EMI-Global flagship product is called Mobile-SCADA which consists of individual technologies or services for machine automation, operator management, integrated supply management, wireless technologies, asset management services including fuel, power management, load management and E-Learning.
Prior to starting EMI-Global Richard was a regional manager (15+years) for equipment OEM’s whose distribution network serviced clients such as Kennecott Copper/Rio Tinto , Barrick Gold, Newmont Mines, Caterpillar, Teck, Calfrac Well Services and other worldwide clients.
Some Additional Background
US Army Security Agency (1966-1970). Truck Driver; College Graduate (University of Utah, BS, Political Science 1981); Holder of (2) industry certifications * Master of Equipment and Business Management, 1989 * Master’s Degree Certification in Fleet Management, (Honorary) 2005. GIS technology experience; Responsible for the sale of a multi-million dollar GIS project to the US Army South for implementation of the Panama Canal Treaty 1994.