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John Davidson

Principal Consultant, Head of Department – Mechanical and Piping Engineering


Phone: +61 8 9211 8434

Office: 1e9dd3f7-0de5-4edc-ada7-8231ae5a7212

My Experience

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical)
  • Bachelor of Science (Chemistry)
  • MIEAust, CPEng, RPEQ and NERB Registered Pressure Equipment Design Verifier

Since 2001, John has specialized in the design and design verification of pressure vessels and piping to Australian and international codes; leading the WorleyParsons Perth office’s Advanced Analysis and Pressure Equipment consulting groups between 2005 and 2012.

In addition, his substantial experience in the practical application of finite element analysis (FEA) methods has complemented these roles, with particular expertise in the use of FEA in fitness-for-service and life extension assessment for pressure equipment. John is also a member of the Australian Standards Committee for Pressure Vessels (AS1210) and is a registered Pressure Vessel Design Verifier.

Until recently, John managed the mechanical and piping engineering departments for the WorleyParsons Singapore office but returned to Perth at the beginning of 2016 to take up a role as a Principal Consultant for Advisian in pressure equipment and numerical analysis.

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My Expertise

  • Pressure Vessel Design and Design Verification to AS, ASME, EN and PD codes
  • Fitness for Service Assessment to AS, API, ASME codes for pressure equipment
  • Finite Element Analysis