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Wales Section

IGEM has a network of Sections that enhances membership by offering a local perspective and enabling involvement with issues in and around the gas industry. The Sections are run by volunteers who organise a range of Continuing Professional Development (CPD) events and networking opportunities.

Each Section has its own Chairperson and Secretary to deal with any queries you may have within your area.

Adrian Symons

Chair Wales Section

Adrian_SymonsAdrian has been in the gas industry since 1991, and started as a distribution mate carrying out main laying, service laying and leakage activities for 10 years.

During this time he became first a distribution fitter, then a distribution craftsman. In 2001 he took up the opportunity to be trained as an emergency service engineer. He worked in this role for four years, undertaking all first call and emergency activities.

In 2006 he became a first line manager for mains replacement, capital expenditure work and leakage activities.

In 2009 Adrian moved into the asset health and safety team as an asset support manager where he manages the process safety, standards and assurance team.

During his career, Adrian has gained ONC, HNC and BEng (Hons) in mechanical engineering.

Adrian is currently an Associate Member of IGEM, however has forwarded his synopsis for his chartership project, which has been accepted.


Contact Details

Chairman: Adrian Symons

Secretary: Joseph Bowker

Treasurer: Steven Edwards


Section Events

For information on the Wales District Section events please see the events calendar by clicking here