- 20 years’ experience: Aerothermal Design, Mechanical Design, Manufacturing Engineering.
- Strong ability to realise new ideas and concepts into practical, achievable, affordable designs.
- In depth understanding of a wide variety of mechanical design topics.
- Repeated involvement in the entire design process (concept design, detailed design, managing suppliers, manufacture, assembly and build, testing, operation, maintenance.
- Broad experience of manufacturing methods (rapid prototyping, casting, fabrication, machining, painting and coatings). Six sigma Green Belt qualification.
- Design for Excellence (DfX) event facilitator.
- APM qualified.
- 1.4MW tidal turbine – concept design, detailed design.
- 1MW tidal turbine – concept design, detailed design, manufacture, test.
- 500kW tidal turbine – concept, detailed design, manufacture, test & operation.
- EJ200 and TP400 Nozzle Guide Vane manufacture (machining).
- E3E HP liner segment cooling design and manufacture (RP casting, machining).
The Blackfish Engineering Team
Systems engineering and project management expertise
Numerical modelling and data analysis expertise
Design engineering and project management expertise
Finite element analysis and innovative design expertise