John has over 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer with a strong technical background in pressure and pump equipment.
His depth of experience includes major new, brown-field projects for oil/gas and petrochemical plant with engineering companies including Shedden, Uhde, Fluor, Brown & Root, Kinhill, Orica (formerly ICI). John is a practicing engineer who is regularly involved in material selection for piping class specifications, stress analysis (involving high temperature and/or pressure, load sensitive equipment, vibration, seismic design, pipeline design etc), and pump commissioning and performance measurement. John is regularly sought out in troubleshooting and solving more complex piping and pump problems.
As a motivated leader to a team that includes stress analysts, John is accomplished and consistently ensures timely completion of works, while engaging younger team members in on-the-job training.
The Engineering Institute of Technology (EIT) is dedicated to ensuring our students receive a world-class education and gain skills they can immediately implement in the workplace upon graduation. Our staff members uphold our ethos of honesty and integrity, and we stand by our word because it is our bond. Our students are also expected to carry this attitude throughout their time at our institute, and into their careers.