YRH congratulates the Quebec government’s initiative regarding the “Régions Branchées’’ et ‘’Opération Haute Vitesse’’ programs

Following the March 22nd announcement, YRH would like to highlight the joint effort of the Government of Quebec and Canada to add the necessary funds, close to one billion, to fill the digital void and the lack of connectivity in many regions of Quebec.

To learn more about the Quebec government’s announcement, see the following link (French only) :

https://www.quebec.ca/gouv/ministere/conseil-executif/organismes-lies/secretariat-a-linternet-haute-vitesse-et-aux-projets-speciaux-de-connectivite/operation-haute-vitesse/

YRH is engineering firm specialized in telecommunications and is actively involved in the planning, business plans, design and project management in the Internet High-Speed Network Deployment (FTTH, HFC, FWA) across Canada. Based in Montreal, Quebec, YRH is pleased to have contributed to the development and deployment of a variety of projects with several MRCs across Quebec and with many telecommunications providers.

To learn more about YRH, please go to : www.yrh.com or email us at: telecom@yrh.com

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March 31, 2021

YRH congratulate the Ontario government for the Broadband Program announcement in the 2021 Budget

Following the Ontario Budget 2021 announcement on March 24, 2021, YRH wants to congratulate the Ontario Government in their effort  to add a massive $2.8 billion investment to improve broadband access across Ontario. This investment will reduce the gap between the well-connected urban regions in Ontario bringing high-speed Internet to many underserved Ontario communities.

To learn more about this important announcement, please follow the link below from the Ontario government:

https://budget.ontario.ca/2021/chapter-1b.html

Extract from the Budget announcement, March 24, 2021:

“To connect homes, businesses and communities to broadband — which COVID‑19 has demonstrated is a necessity, not a luxury — Ontario is investing $2.8 billion, bringing the Province’s total investment to nearly $4 billion over six years beginning 2019–20.”

In 2021 and for years to come, it is time to act for all Ontario citizens from all regions to provide them with high-speed Internet – Fast and Reliable.  This investment will insure a strong economic and social development across all regions and to all Ontario citizens.

YRH is Canadian based engineering firm specialized in telecommunications and is actively involved in the planning, business plan, design and project management in the Internet High-Speed Network Deployment (FTTH, HFC, FWA) across Canada. YRH is proud to have contributed in multiple projects across Ontario, with counties and municipalities as well as with many telecommunications operators or ISP companies.

To learn more about YRH, please go to : www.yrh.com or email us at: telecom@yrh.com

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March 31, 2021

A Year Has Passed Already!

The new year is a time to pause and look back on the year that just ended while thinking of the road ahead. Despite the many challenges both on a global and a personal scale, Yves R. Hamel and Associés Inc. (YRH) is pleased to conclude that this year of transition has been a positive one after all.

One year ago, on February 1st, 2020…

A year ago, Mr. François Hamel left the presidency of YRH after 35 exciting years with the company to become a strategic advisor and now focusses on personal and professional event management projects. Best of luck and thank you François for these wonderful years!

A year ago, Mr. Maurice Beauséjour rose to the challenge of being the first president not to bear the name Hamel since the company’s creation in 1967. Throughout this unusual year, he successfully led the company and helped it meet the many challenges along the way. Congratulations to Maurice on his first year as President!

A year ago, Mr. Filomeno Pepe celebrated his first anniversary as a partner, opening the door to a new generation. Congratulations on your second year as partner!

A year ago, two long-time employees of the organization were made partners. Mr. Alexis Langlois and Mr. Étienne Leroux, congratulations on your first year as partners!

Over the past year, despite the circumstances and economic uncertainty, several new employees dared to make the leap and join the YRH team. Welcome home to Julie, Étienne, Marneta, Christian, Catherine, André, Régis, Alain, Éric, Karl and Nelson!

Over the past year, YRH and its employees have been able to adapt to this new reality by transforming their work methods and processes. Thanks to the strength of its staff and the team spirit that everyone nurtured despite the distance, YRH has maintained the quality of its expertise and was able to reach its goals. To all our employees, thank you and congratulations for your commitment through this unusual year!

To all our partners, suppliers and customers, thank you for being there throughout this tumultuous year, for supporting us and for helping us better ourselves day after day!

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YRH certified ISO 9001:2015

Dear customers and partners,

We are proud to announce that as of May, 2020, YRH is certified ISO 9001:2015.

We believe that this certification, combined with our culture of quality, integrity and experience will  add to your satisfaction with the current mandates and future ones to come.

YRH Team

Press release – YRH writes another page of history and marks a milestone event

Press Release YRH – January 23 2020_ENMontréal, January 23 2020 – Yves R. Hamel et Associés Inc. (YRH), one the most important engineering firm specialized in telecommunications, broadcasting and wireless communications in Canada, is happy to announced that starting February 1st, 2020, a new chapter in its history will begin.

After more than 35 years with the company and 25 years as acting president of YRH, François Hamel will leave his post to pursue new challenges. He will be succeeded by his long-time business partner, Maurice Beauséjour, who will become YRH’s president and CEO, effective February 1st.

In the wake of this important event and to ensure continuity of its management team, YRH is proud to announce the arrival of two new shareholders: Étienne Leroux and Alexis Langlois. Both have been employees for many years and have contributed to the reputation and successes of our company across Canada.

It is with great emotion and a feeling of accomplishment that Mr. Hamel stated:

« Dear employees, colleagues, partners, and clients,

After more than 35 years filled with many memories and great realisations, it is now time for me to move on to other challenges and new adventures.

I am pleased to announce that I will pass the reins of YRH to my friend, colleague and business partner, Maurice Beausejour, who will become the new president and CEO.  

Maurice and I have always made a solid team, relying on each other’s strengths. This collaboration has allowed YRH to become a leader in the telecom engineering industry. I am extremely confident that this success will continue under his guidance.

Furthermore, I am pleased to announce the arrival of 2 new shareholders, Étienne Leroux and Alexis Langlois. Both are long time employees of the firm who have always contributed to YRH’s successes.

Finally, I wish to thank you all, employees, partners and clients, for the numerous and wonderful projects we have successfully accomplish together over the years. These projects gave us the chance to build our expertise and achieve a reputation as leaders of the telecommunications engineering industry.

 

 

 

 

In the name of my colleagues and myself, I wish Maurice the best success in his new position as president of YRH and in the continuation of this great adventure. »

Maurice Beauséjour, current vice-president operations at YRH and president and CEO as of February 1st:

 « It is with pride and emotion that I accept to step into this new role and take François’ place as president and CEO.

Rest assured that we will maintain the same level of quality, expertise and innovation that made the reputation of our firm across Canada. We will continue to build on the strengths of our employees to serve our clients in broadcasting, wireless communications and telecommunications.

I am also pleased to confirm that François will remain close to YRH as Strategic Advisor to ensure a smooth transition and I wish him success in his new endeavors. »

This transition arrives at a period of tremendous changes in the telecommunications market, with the arrival and pursuit of the 5G, IoT, Big Data, Intelligent Transportation System (ITS), cybersecurity, FTTH and High Speed Internet networks. The future of YRH and the Telecom Market is more dynamic than ever.

 

François Hamel and Maurice Beauséjour

 

About Yves R. Hamel et Associés Inc. (YRH): Founded in 1967, YRH is a Canadian consulting-engineering firm specialised in broadcasting, wireless networks and telecommunications. Headquartered in Montreal, the firm consists of a team of dedicated Engineers and specialists. YRH undertakes projects all across Canada and is dedicated to solving complex and challenging technological problems. For more than 50 years, YRH has successfully carried out projects in over 50 countries and across 5 continents, under extreme conditions and varied locations. For additional information, visit www.yrh.com

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Contact: Annik Geoffroy, Manager – Administration division, YRH (514) 934-3024 ext. 211

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YRH obtains its AMF approval

Good news! YRH obtained as of July 21, 2014 its approval from the AMF allowing it to contract/sub-contract with a public facility.

More than 1000 studies on Code 6 conformity and impacts on EMF

YRH realizes, evaluates and measures more than 1000 studies on Code 6 conformity and impacts on electromagnetic fields (EMF).

Telecommunication projects realized in more than 50 countries on 5 continents

YRH realized telecommunication projects in more than 50 countries on 5 continents.

Microwave links design

YRH plans and designs more than 500 microwave links per year for its clients.

YRH assists Wind Developers

In the renewable energy sector, YRH advises wind developers in various stages of deployment, for the telecommunications aspect of their projects, including the environmental impacts of wind turbines on microwave networks and broadcasting.