The current Chair of our North East & Yorkshire Section is Ben Smith.
Ben is a Chartered Engineer and has an MSc in Pipeline Integrity Management and a first class degree in Mechanical Engineering. He has provided engineering consultancy services for the gas industry since 2012 and currently holds the position of Senior Engineer within the UK Onshore team at ROSEN.
Ben has recently worked on a range of gas industry innovation projects, with responsibility for project scoping and management, product design and testing, developing product and test specifications, and writing or amending procedures. Additionally, he provides PSSR Competent Person services, IGEM/TD/1 audits, and engineering assessments for gas transmission and distribution systems.
"During my year as Chair of the North East & Yorkshire Section I am looking to continue to provide the drive, commitment and leadership for our dynamic Section committee. We have a strong schedule of events for the upcoming year, which include site visits, exhibitions, presentations, YPPC, and our annual charity ball."