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The JBA Team

"Our solutions are workable, realistic and flexible and we don't give you what you don't need. The way we work with you is through conversation, so don't spend hours outlining a scope of work or a specification. We listen, then do all that for you."
Hugh Pilot

Hugh Pilot


An electrical engineer of 25 years, Hugh has been a part of JBA since it was established in 1988. A registered TUV Functional Safety Engineer for Safety Instrumented Systems with a masters’ degree in process safety and loss prevention, Hugh is an expert in safety compliance, including DSEAR and COMAH. His expertise consistently assists JBA’s clients to improve safety standards and efficiency.
Colin Moore

Colin Moore


A vastly experienced Instrument Electrical Engineer. Colin has experience in leading the control and electrical aspects of large multi-million pound projects from FEED Study to Commissioning and has many years of operating experience in the role of Responsible I/E engineer working for European and American companies. His ability to listen to client requirements and deliver technical and consultancy advice to regulatory compliance and complex problems makes Colin a valuable lead in the JBA business.
Roger Newton

Roger Newton


Roger’s rich 40-year career in process and instrumentation engineering has seen him work in hands-on management roles across the globe.  A registered TUV Functional Safety Engineer, his experience and technical knowledge is integral to JBA projects which seek to assess, verify, audit and validate our clients’ systems in line with Safety Integrity Levels (SIL).
Paul Scrafton

Paul Scrafton


Paul is JBA’s leading Electrical Power Systems Engineer and provides our clients with turnkey solutions. He has many major design projects for large clients under his belt and will oversee his realistic and flexible solutions through installation to commission.

 

Russell Holmes

Russell Holmes


Russ has worked in the Chemical, Oil and Gas Industries for nearly 30 years. A time served electrician developed within John Boyd Associates into an competent engineer. After a ten year sabbatical in the Oil and Gas Industry Russ has returned to JBA as your first point of contact for all enquiries.

 

Simon Jones

Simon Jones


Simon is JBA’s projects and  technical director. An experienced control, electrical and instrument engineer of 20 years, Simon provides workable and realistic solutions to our clients.

Phil Hastings

Phil Hastings


Phil’s in-depth experience of leading safety engineering assessment and verification combined with his passion for problem-solving equip him to provide efficient, cost-effective improvements to our clients’ systems. With a double first in electrical Sciences from Cambridge University, 20-years of industrial experience and an enthusiastic approach to work, he is a highly valuable resource for our clients. His process control and optimisation projects have delivered multi-million pound payback in various process industries
Patrick Pisani

Patrick Pisani


Patrick has extensive experience of automation projects and has been responsible for several upgrades in the power generation sector. A natural progression has seen Patrick move into process functional safety. He has had recent experience in the oil and gas, chemical and nuclear industries. Patrick is TUV certified.

 

Peter Johnson

Peter Johnson


Peter is an experienced multi-discipline project manager, who is currently managing several projects on behalf of our clients. He has vast experience in scoping and building estimates for FEED studies in the oils and gas, power generation and chemical industries.

 

Richie Hall

Richie Hall


Richie heads up the JBA installation and site services team and has over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry. He continues to grow the capabilities of our install department with a focus on safety, quality of the final product and client satisfaction. His goal is to build long term relationships with our clients.

 

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