George Loizou is a Mechanical Engineer with more than 34+ years of experience mainly in the Oil and Gas Industry.
George holds an B.Sc. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo USA and an M.Sc. Degree also in Mechanical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University, USA. He is a member of the Society of Maintenance and Reliability Professionals (SMRP), a Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) and approved Exam proctor for the Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals Certifying Organization (SMRPCO). He is also a member of the Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber and Associated Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers of UK (IMechE).
During his career, George gained his practical and field experience through his various significant positions such as Head of Mechanical Maintenance, Engineering Manager and Terminal Manager for companies such as the Cyprus Petroleum Refinery Ltd and the Cyprus Petroleum Storage Company Ltd.He has further delivered numerous training courses, workshops and seminars internationally.
His field of expertise includes Maintenance Management, Turnaround Management, Maintenance Planning and Scheduling, Shaft Alignment, Dynamic Balancing, Vibration Analysis, Rotating Machinery Maintenance, Storage Tank and Piping Design, Construction and Maintenance.
George has served for two terms as a lay member of the Cyprus Industrial Dispute Tribunal. He also served as President of the Rotary Club of Larnaca-Cyprus and he is a Paul Harris Fellow.
- Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP), by the SMRP Certifying Organization (ID:172546).
- Approved Exam proctor for the Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals Certifying Organization (SMRPCO).
- Associated Member of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers of U.K. (AIMechE)
- Member of the Cyprus Technical Chamber