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.
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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.