Bloom Curtin: Spotlight On Engineering With Bombora Wavepower

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Bombora is developing an award winning Wave Energy Converter system, converting ocean swell into cost effective renewable electricity. By having a low cost of electricity (comparable with onshore wind at maturity) achieved through their initial near shore location and multiple market access, increased survivability, lower associated infrastructure costs and shielded power take off design, Bombora has overcome the deficiencies of existing technology developers.

About our speaker

Shawn Ryan has over 12 years of experience as a consulting engineer, across a variety of industry sectors including, mining, oil and gas and heavy industry (power generation and petrochemical).

His technical and contract management skills have been developed as a Package Engineer and Project Manager on various EPCM projects, having delivered multimillion dollar, multidiscipline contract packages to specification, on time and within budgets for companies such as SKM, Rio Tinto Iron Ore, JP Kenny, Khalda Petroleum (Apache Energy), Aibel Oil and Gas, Burrup Fertilisers, Perth Energy and Tenaga Nasional Berhad. Shawn is well versed in the all forms of project execution from concept development, design, and specification through to contract implementation and administration.

His recent experience was to package engineer $40M of mechanical equipment from project concept through to commissioning for Rio Tinto Iron Ore’s Cape Lambert Upgrade. Shawn also project managed EPCM projects with a total value of $150 million, involving project teams of 15 – 20 people.

Shawn is a co-inventor of the technology, and aside from various technical and marketing responsibilities, is primarily responsible for project management, vendor engagement, procurement and specification, and IP management.

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By: Bloom