Ciaran O’Leary

Qualifications and Affiliations
Bachelor of Engineering Mechanical (Hons), University of Limerick, Ireland
Registered Professional Engineer of Queensland (RPEQ 14067)
Chartered Professional Engineer (CPEng)
Member of the Institute of Engineers Australia (MIEAust)

Key Project Experience

  • Design, construction and commissioning of an Australian based Underground Coal Gasification (UCG) pilot plant
  • Design, construction and commissioning of a pilot scale Syngas fuelled gas reciprocating engine powerstation
  • Design management of a Chinese based UCG pilot plant
  • Engineering management of UCG to SNG, Ammonia, Power Generation and Methanol feasibility studies
  • Project management of a Bitumen load-out gantry upgrade
  • Construction assistance and commissioning of a Feldspar mineral processing plant
  • Design and project engineering for pharmaceutical manufacturing modules

Industries Served

  • UCG, Petrochemical, Oil & Gas, Minerals Sands Processing, Pharmaceutical

Key Skills

  • Engineering management
  • Project management
  • Project engineering
  • Detailed piping design
  • Equipment and instrumentation selection
  • Construction supervision
  • Commissioning

Other Competencies

  • High temperature & pressure piping to ASME B31.3 and AS4041
  • Pressure vessel design to AS1210 and ASME VIII
  • Piping and valves material specifications
  • Piping stress analysis
  • Thermal well and wellhead design experience