PE, BSc, is an expert in Power System Protective Relaying with
over 40 years of practical experience within the Power industry.
He is currently the Chief Electrical Engineer of Eastern Power Ltd. in Toronto, where he
designs, builds and operates non-utility generating stations.
During his career life,
Mr. Southwood worked as a Field
Engineer in the electricity supply industry at Central Electricity Generating Board in
England, Ontario Hydro and Eastern Power Ltd. in Toronto. Further, he worked as a Senior Protection & Control Engineer wherein he was
responsible for commissioning and maintenance of electrical equipment and
protective relaying systems on major transmission and generation
Mr. Southwood is a Registered Professional Engineer and
has a Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering from the Salford University (UK). Further, he has conducted numerous
seminars/courses on power system protection for various industries and
universities in several cities in North America and for various overseas