Instructor's Summary

Professor Sayed Shaaban


Professor Sayed Shaaban, PhD, MSc, BSc, is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with over 30 years of integrated industrial experience as a consultant and academic experience as a University Professor. His wide expertise includes Piping Vibrations, Pumps, Compressors & Valves Selection, Operation & Maintenance, Mechanical Shaft Alignment, Mechanical Seals, Tanks & Tank Farms, Rotating Equipment, Lifting Equipment, Mechanical Troubleshooting, Troubleshooting of Automotive and Diesel Engines, Computerized Maintenance Management Systems (CMMS), Root Cause Failure Analysis (RCFA), Preventive Maintenance, Predictive Maintenance, Total Productive Maintenance, Heavy Equipment and Industrial Hydraulics. Furthermore, he is also an expert in assets inspection & management, measurements & instrumentations, maintenance planning & scheduling, transportation planning & management, inspection & assessment of laboratory testing equipments, utility trucks and technical report writing.

During his career life, Professor Shaaban has gained his practical and field experience through his various significant positions and dedication as the Head of Automotive and Tractors Engineering Department, Project Manager, Technical Consultant, Team Leader and Material Testing Engineer for international companies, universities, colleges, institutes and research centers like the British Council, James Watt College of Scotland, Helwan University, Technical Research Center, Al Handasia Manufacturing Co., GIAD Manufacturing Co. and the Egyptian Standards Authority.

Professor Shaaban has PhD degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Ecole Centrale (France) and has Master & Bachelor degrees in Mechanical Engineering. Furthermore, he is an author of more than 40 technical books along ten years of his work as a Technical Curricula Specialist in the Middle East and he has published 26 research papers in local and international scientific journals and conference.