Experience

Delivering to high performance standardsBushing Replacement

  • Developed substation maintenance, refurbishment and failure management systems

  • Prepared maintenance & operational instructions & manuals for substation plant.

  • Developed asset strategies and processes to continuously improve asset performance.

  • Delivered forensic Root Cause Analysis (RCA) investigations of primary plant failures.

  • Investigated product defects, incidents, safety issues and other system events.

  • Introduced HV bushing monitoring & testing to prevent failures

  • Changed the way aged asset risk was quantified to repair, refurbish or replace.

  • Implemented outage program for switchboards to mitigate partial discharge

  • Implemented assessment of aged assets for deterioration & failure modes.

  • Performed supplier factory audits & product acceptance inspections and testing.

  • Developed & deployed maintenance & refurbishment programs for network assets

  • Project managed the technical, design and operational aspects of Mobile, Skid & Modular zone substation projects for 2 power utilities.

 

 Expertise

 

A foundation you can trust Substation Bay

  • Developing and implementing strategies for new technologies to monitor and improve asset performance.

  • Skilled engineering technical lead for the management of substation plant

  • Expertise in the management of teams for substation plant specifications and standards. 

  • Ability to deliver continuous improvement of safety and health performance within a HV electrical environment

  • Strong focus on safety in design and the ability to balance this against prudent expenditure.

  • Highly developed skills in managing the development of policies, strategies, standards and programs of work  for the replacement and refurbishment of line and substation assets.

  • Demonstrated capabilities in delivering improvements in the standardisation of zone substations

  • Expertise in substation & distribution asset specifications, tender review and analysis.

  • Highly skilled in managing the capital plant procurement inspections and design reviews.

  • Skilled at developing transmission system related standards, manuals, plant procurement specifications,         commercial documents and implemented strategies for new technologies.