Wind Energy BMT

8th Asia Offshore Wind Day

BMT sponsors 8th Asia Offshore Wind Day

The 8th Asia Offshore Wind Day (Virtual) is organized by the Asia Wind Energy Association on 2-3 March 2021.

With the Japanese and Asian offshore wind industry expected to grow significantly in the coming years, the 8th Asia Offshore Wind Day offers the ideal meeting place to network, discuss and learn about the future of the offshore wind sector in Asia. In addition, other growth markets such as Taiwan, Korea, India, Australia, and Vietnam will be discussed during the conference. 

BMT will be presenting both a keynote speech and a presentation at the conference, as well as offering attendees the opportunity to visit our virtual booth. Our speakers include industry leading professionals from the energy sector.


Shivaprakash Rao: Key Note Address

Shiva RaoShivaprakash heads the Department for Engineering and Consultancy at BMT in Singapore, he is responsible for initiatives related to Energy Transition which includes pivot towards Offshore Wind and Hydrogen. He has over 26 years’ experience in executing projects in varied industries like LNG, bulk liquid storage terminals, FPSO, Gas platforms, petrochemicals, refinery, specialty chemicals and pharmaceutical bulk drugs. He is a Chemical Engineer by training with MBA in Finance, and a PMI certified Project Management Professional (PMP).

Shivaprakash has successfully implemented several types of projects ranging from feasibility studies, basic design, FEED preparation, contracting, construction, commissioning and project close-out. His primary area of interest is in process design, piping design, contracts and project management. Under project management, the span of functional experience includes all aspects of planning and controlling of the project cost, schedule and scope.


Dr. Tony Wu: Speaker 

Dr. Tony Wu heads the planning and strategic development team at BMT with more than 20 years of experience in the ports, logistics, supply chain and offshore energy sectors. He works extensively with global shipping lines, port operators, offshore service operators including energy and wind farm operators, as well as government agencies and entities across the region involving sustainable practices and the development of renewables and infrastructure projects.

His areas of expertise include operations management and development, policy design, feasibility assessment and technical due diligence for offshore energy, transportation as well as logistics and supply chain. Dr. Wu also has an extensive track record in the sphere of renewable energy, having advised on designing the guidelines for the development of offshore wind projects tailored to the local context for Taiwan, a leading offshore wind forerunner in Asia, the development and design of various wind farm service vessels for the leading players in the market based on BMT's proprietary Active Fender System which ensures the safety of personnel working on wind turbines. Furthermore, Dr. Wu has experience in developing and delivering Port and Supply Chain Readiness for offshore wind in the region.


For more information about the topics we are presenting at the 8th Asia Offshore Wind Day, please find helpful links below: