Summary

Currently responsible for a team of growing nuclear environmental specialists at Halcrow Group Ltd covering the whole of the UK including Magnox (North and South), LLWR, Dounreay, Sellafield and AWE. My day to day role includes business development, commercial guidance, team management, project management/direction, bid approvals, marketing, recruitment and techincal consultancy (primarily environmental modelling and nuclear contaminated land). I am currently involved with a due diligence project for a large European utility regarding potential new nuclear build sites in the UK. I have extensive environmental modelling (performance assessment and detailed groundwater and contaminant transport modelling), risk assessment and contaminated land experience, primarily within the UK nuclear sector (Sellafield, Drigg (LLWR) and Springfields). Expertise includes: GoldSim, MODFLOW, FEFLOW, CLEA, ConSim, ArcGIS, Oracle, programming (e.g. VBA & VB.net), site investigation, groundwater monitoring, PPC (ASR & SPMP).

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Present

Business Leader, Nuclear Environmental Services

Halcrow Group Ltd

Responsible for the day to day running and development of a growing team of nuclear environmental specialists. Areas of specialism include: contaminated land, BPEO, BPM, environmental modelling, risk assessment, performance assessment and GIS in both the nuclear and conventional sectors. My day to day role includes business development, commercial guidance, team management, project management/direction, bid approvals, marketing, recruitment and techincal consultancy (primarily environmental modelling and nuclear contaminated land). I am currently involved with a due diligence project for a large European utility regarding potential new nuclear build sites in the UK.

Apr 2005 - May 2008

Senior Technical Specialist

Nexia Solutions Ltd (now NNL)

Transition Management: Project Manager for Nexia Solutions Transfer Schemes under the Energy Act 2004 (e.g. contracts, property, assets, employees, liabilities). Technical lead for environmental modelling, risk assessment and contaminated land projects, with extensive experience at key UK nuclear sites such as Sellafield, LLWR (Drigg) and Springfields. Key experience includes: environmental modelling (GoldSim, MODFLOW, FEFLOW, CLEA, ConSim), risk assessment, contaminated land (both radiological and non-radiological), PPC (ASR & SPMP) and groundwater monitoring. I also have several years of linux/unix experience, programming within Windows (such as VBA and vb.net) and databasing with MS Access and Oracle. I was trained in the use of ArcGIS and am competent in the manipulation of large spatial datasets. Nexia Solutions Ltd was a BNFL Group company and is now the National Nuclear Laboratory (NNL).

Feb 2000 - Apr 2005

Technical Specialist

British Nuclear Fuels Plc (BNFL)

British Nuclear Fuels Ltd. Technical specialist with several years experience of landmark contaminated land and safety case projects for the Sellafield and Drigg (LLWR) sites, such as the 2002 Drigg Post-Closure Safety Case.

Aug 1999 - Feb 2000

Environmental Consultant

NNC Ltd

Environmental consultant responsible for the production of desk studies, and on-site phase 2 site investigations for conventional contaminated land sites primarily in the manufacturing sector throughout the UK.

Sep 1997 - Aug 1998

Environmental Scientist

Ministry of Defence

Sandwich year placement undertaking contaminated land desk studies and geophysical surveys (EM31, EM61, Abem Lund resistivity, ground penetrating radar (GPR), GPS) for several MOD sites throughout the UK.

Education

Education