Andrew McFarlane, Atkins Fellow and Technical Director, has joined the ITS Vendor Forum.
McFarlane is an experienced nuclear safety regulator, safety director, nuclear plant manager and reactor operator, with more than 34 years’ experience in nuclear programs. As a technical director in Atkins’ energy business, in recent years he has worked with a number of clients in the UK and Middle East civil nuclear programs, including addressing workforce development, nuclear infrastructure, safety, regulation and technology. Previously he spent over 30 years in the Royal Navy, in a wide variety of roles, including 3 years as the safety director at the Clyde Naval Base, and 6 years leading the Defense Nuclear Safety Regulator.
Atkins is one of the world's most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies, employing some 18,300 people across the UK, North America, Middle East, Asia Pacific and Europe.