A Chartered Mechanical Engineer with extensive senior level experience in Project Management and Engineering Management functions.
Successfully worked in a variety of industries and managed multi discipline international teams.
Experienced in both head office and site roles. Specific expertise in project scope definition and management of consultants and contractors.
Projects undertaken in Saudi Arabia, Nigeria, China, Thailand, India, USA & UK
Association for Project Management MAPM
Institution of Mechanical Engineers C.Eng, MIMechE
Middlesex University, London B.Eng(Hons) Mechanical Engineering
— Jun 1989
Sellafield Ltd Project Engineering Manager
Managing a team of Electrical and IT Engineers on a major communications and security infrastructure project. Responsible for developing and formalising end user requirements then management of the supply chain to deliver against requirements.
Rolls Royce Project Design Manager
— Mar 2018
Managing a team of design houses covering civil, structural, architectural, mechanical & electrical design for a major new processing , mechanical handling & assembly facility (designed to withstand seismic and extreme weather events)
Tata Steel Projects Project Manager (contract)
— Nov 2012
Managing the design and manufacture for specialist equipment & steelwork, jigs & fixtures on nuclear handling plants.
Gatwick Airport Design Manager (contract)
— Apr 2012
Managing a team of architects, M&E and structural consultants on the refurbishment of the south terminal.
Rocktron Ltd Head of Projects
— Oct 2011
Development of technologies for mineral processing plants associated with coal fired power station waste streams.
Work carried out in UK and Russia.
Nuclear Engineering Services Ltd Head of Projects
— Jul 2010
Managing a team of project managers and planners on the delivery of major complex engineering and fabrication project for the UK nuclear industry.
PZ Cussons Head of Engineering & Projects
— Aug 2009
Managing a team of engineers, project managers and purchasing staff in support of processing plants in Nigeria, Thailand and Indonesia.
Site Project Manager for a major gas fired electricity generation plant, high bay warehouse & detergents processing plant in Nigeria.
BPB British Gypsum Senior Engineering & Project Manager
— Jul 2006
Managing a multi national team of engineers and project managers on the design & construction of new plasterboard plants in Belgium, Romania, China, Malaysia, India, Thailand & USA.
British Nuclear Fuels plc Senior Project Manager
— Jun 2003
Managing a team of project managers and design managers on decommissioning projects.
Blue Circle Industries Project Manager & Mechanical Engineer
— Jan 1999
Mechanical Engineering support to 40 cement plants worldwide.
Site Engineer in Saudi Arabia, India & America.
Project Manager for a new Cement Plant in Nigeria.
British Nuclear Fuels plc Plant Engineer
— Jan 1994
Engineering and Project Management support to a continuous process mechanical handling plant.
Decommissioning and development strategies for redundant facilities.
Studying for a Degree
— Aug 1989
Wearside Pipework & Vessels Ltd Project Engineer
— Sep 1986
High quality pipework & vessels fabrication and installation for nuclear power stations, oil rigs & ships.