Alan DenneyIndependent Consultant at AKD Materials Consulting Ltd.
Alan Denney is a metallurgist, welding and corrosion engineer. He was with various John Brown companies (which evolved into Kvaerner Oil and Gas) for more than twenty years, and with Saipem for nine years and had other significant periods with Wood Group, IntecSea and Arup. He has extensive involvement in onshore pipelines, offshore pipelines, offshore platforms, offshore and onshore process systems and steel structures through his forty years in the contracting industry. He currently performs ‘expert’ services including failure investigations.
He has degrees in Metallurgy and Welding Engineering, is a Chartered Engineer, A European Engineer, an International Welding Engineer. He is on the Council of the Welding Institute, is President of the London Branch of the Welding Institute, and Chairs the committee running the Technical Groups of the Welding Institute - Professional Division. He has provided training lectures for Shell, a number of Universities and engineering companies.