Dr Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter
Dr Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter
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Dr Carl Stephen Patrick Hunter is CEO Coltraco Ultrasonics, awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science from Durham University for his contribution to Physics, commitment to innovation in research and professional development for the students who work with Coltraco. Carl is a Fellow of the Institute of Marine Engineers and a Member of the Royal Aeronautical Society, The Royal Institute for International Affairs (Chatham House) and the Royal Society for Asian Affairs. He advocates a Vision-Mission-Strategy business approach and is committed to integrity. He believes Science and Mathematics are at the company’s core and that Science and Arts graduates should combine their talents. Carl travels the world and is an outstanding ambassador for UK Business and Durham University.

The importance of fire suppression in wind turbines

Wind power is an exciting emerging sector that needs those of us involved in fire safety to get on board. As electricity generation becomes more reliant on renewable energy, wind power is becoming increasingly important in the energy mix. As our reliance on wind turbines grows, keeping them fully operational and at reduced levels of risk is becoming more important, and as a result, so is safety management. There are over 340,000 wind turbines around the world; yet the vast majority of turbines have no fire suppression system installed.

Post-Grenfell realisations about compartmentation for fire safety

The after effects of the tragic fire at Grenfell Tower have kick started a realisation that change is necessary in the fire industry. Too often in our industry it feels like the certification is driving the maintenance, with its insurance…

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