Senior Electrical Engineer
BEng(Hons), MIEAust, CPEng, NER, RPEQ
Shehan is a dynamic, self-motivated and experienced electrical engineer with over 8 years of diverse industry experience. He has worked in the fields of low voltage switchboards, building services, construction, water industry before starting out in renewables. He is a Chartered Professional engineer with Engineers Australia and a Registered Professional Engineer in Queensland. He is a graduate of Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Electronic) from Swinburne University of Technology.
At CTP Shehan carries out the protection, earthing designs and studies for utility scale & hybrid projects. He is also involved in the MV & LV AC detailed design & review for renewable energy generators, primary and secondary designs of CTP MV switchgear solution – e-Cube, Programming of feeder protection relays and design reviews.
As a part of the Utility team, Shehan has carried out many protection & earthing studies for complex grid connected, hybrid and microgrid systems in different distribution network services provider network areas around the country. He is proficient in DigSILLENT Powerfactory and PSS Sincal software used for protection studies and SafeGrid software used for earthing studies. He also has in depth knowledge of Australian Standards such as AS2607, AS3000, AS3008 etc.