Adrian Rees

Process Optimisation Manager

Adrian has over 20 years of experience in mechanical and manufacture engineering, specialising in the design, manufacture and adaption of bespoke research equipment and capability. These include creating fire and hydrogen testing capabilities.

He is responsible for SaMI’s workshop, managing both material preparation and manufacturing bespoke research capabilities, as well as our welding and joining lab. He utiliseses his experience in supporting prototyping new building solutions and provides a core service to research activities across the facility through material preparation and developing equipment capability.