BSc, is a Senior Electrical Engineer
with over 25 years
of industrial experience in Europe, Australia,
the Middle East and South African regions. He is currently the
Engineering Manager of Alstom, the global leader in power generation systems and technology.
his career life, Mr. Roux worked as the Senior
International Power Projects where
he was in charge of the On-Site
of Diesel Generators (Motor
Chillers, On-shore Power and Load Testing to FPSO’s, Oil Rigs and emergency power stations to various countries, Design of HV/MV Substations, Maintenance of Transformers and Circuit Breakers/Switchgears, etc.
He also worked as the Project Engineer with Atlas Consulting Engineers wherein he directed the designing of Power Back-up System (Generator and Inverter or UPS), Lighting, Power Skirting, Networking, Alarm, Fire Protection, Voltage Stabilising, Access Control, Metering and all required electrical
service and Installation
of Electrical Reticulation and all associated services. Further, he had been the Consulting Engineer of BFBA Consultants where he provided Engineering Consultancy services which included Electrical Design (Power & Lighting), Air Conditioning, Smoke Detection and Access Control.
The early stage of his
career was spent working as an Electrical Engineer for CBI and ESKOM. His experience included overseeing of subcontractors
during Facility Building, Testing of Equipment,
Marketing of products to industry, Maintenance of Electrical and
Mechanical plant, Commissioning of EHV (800kV) distribution
stations, Research into all aspects of plant failure and the
Design and Building of equipment to solve and prevent plant
failures. Among his many
accomplishments was the Design and Implementation of the first
privately owned High Current Laboratory in Africa.
Mr. Roux has Master and Bachelor degrees in Electrical
Engineering and a Diploma in Business