Instructor's Summary

Mr. Rod Larmour


Mr. Rod Larmour, PE, MSc, BSc, is a Senior Process & Mechanical Engineer with over 40 years of Onshore & Offshore practical experience within the Power, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas industries.  His expertise greatly covers the application of Stress Analysis, Thermodynamics, Fluid Mechanics, Heat & Mass Transfer Engineering, Air Conditioning & Refrigeration Technology, Cooling Towers, Gas & Steam Turbines, Centrifugal Compressor & Pumps, the design, failure investigation, and maintenance of Atmospheric Storage Tanks & Tank Farms and Bolted Flanges & Joints.

Currently, Mr. Larmour is working with Transnet overseeing the performance and safety of several fuel pipelines including pumping stations and inland tank farms locally.  He also takes lead in the planning of detailed design of a fuel gas supply system from a site to the proposed new power station, the management of an EPC booster gas compressor station including an overland piping, and spearheads the commercial & contractual management within the Ilitha Process Group.

Throughout Mr. Larmour’s lengthy career, he has worked with several international companies like Mobil, Mossgas, Stewarts & Lloyds and Ilitha with prime positions such as Operations Manager, Principal Project Manager, Senior Mechanical Engineer, Offshore Projects Manager, Design Manager, Quality Assurance Manager and Project Engineer.

Mr. Larmour’s experience was not only confined to the industry alone.  He was also able to largely contribute his expertise and impart his knowledge in the academe.  He has engaged himself with researches and lectures in for several universities and companies and has held numerous training courses on Thermomechanics & Fluid mechanics, Engineering Design, Refrigeration & Air Conditioning and Heat Transfer

Mr. Larmour has Master & Bachelor degrees in Mechanical Engineering and has further gained a Diploma in Nuclear Science.