MESD Faculty

Tracey O'Keefe

Engineering Instructor
School of Maritime Studies
Marine Institute
Office W2039A
Telephone: (709) 778-0650
Fax: (709) 778-0659 tokeefe@mi.mun.ca

Education:

  • Diploma of Marine Engineering Systems Design, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • Bachelor of Technology, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Post-Secondary Instructors Certificate, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Bachelor of Education (Post Secondary), Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Masters of Education (Leadership), Memorial University of Newfoundland

Professional Excellence Summary:

  • Formally educated in Marine Engineering Systems Design
  • Eight years experience Propeller engineering, manufacturing and repair
  • Two years experience Gearing design, repair and production
  • Fulfilled many roles in the manufacturing process; from various levels in engineering, facilitation, purchasing, quality control and project management
  • Experience with several marine design software packages, including AutoCAD, HydroComp, PropCAD
  • Experience in working with regulatory bodies and inspectors
  • Experience in the writing of specifications, technical reports, procedures and research

Professional Interests:

  • Production engineering and efficiencies
  • Engineering education
  • Propulsion technology and efficiencies
  • Environmental impact from ships
  • Design of marine vessels for extreme environments
Mark Wareham

Instructor
School of Maritime Studies
Marine Institute
Office W3014B
Telephone: (709) 778-0471
Fax: (709) 778-0659
mark.wareham@mi.mun.ca

Education:

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Ocean & Naval Architecture), Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Diploma of Naval Architecture, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • Diploma of Marine Engineering Systems Design, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • ROC/MC, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • Certificate Coastal Navigation, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • Certificate Small Diesel Repair, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute

Professional Excellence Summary:

  • Formally educated in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Systems Design
  • Experience designing fishing vessels and numerous small craft
  • Tonnage Measurer, Transport Canada
  • Experience with several marine design software packages, including AutoCAD, GHS & MultiSURF
  • Experience in working with regulatory bodies and inspectors
  • Experience in the writing of proposals & technical reports
  • Over 10,000 miles sailing east coast of North America

Professional Interests:

  • Small engine repair and maintenance
  • Oil spill response
  • Ocean energy
  • Energy efficient ships
Kevin Strowbridge

Engineering Instructor
School of Maritime Studies
Marine Institute
Office W2039C
Telephone: (709) 778-0589
Fax: (709) 778-0659
kevin.strowbridge@mi.mun.ca

Education:

  • Diploma of Naval Architecture, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • Diploma of Marine Engineering Systems Design, Memorial University of Newfoundland, Marine Institute
  • Fundamentals of Teaching and Learning, Memorial University of Newfoundland
  • Post-Secondary Instructors Certificate, Memorial University of Newfoundland

Professional Excellence Summary:

  • Formally educated in Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering Systems Design
  • Eighteen years experience with ship and oil rig engineering and production
  • Fulfilled many roles in the shipbuilding process; from various levels in most engineering disciplines, to varying levels on the production end
  • Experience with several marine design software packages, including AutoCAD, GHS, Foran, Tribon, and Intergraph
  • Experience in working with regulatory bodies and inspectors
  • Experience in the writing of specifications, technical reports, and procedures

Professional Interests:

  • Production engineering and efficiencies
  • New application of existing technologies
  • Design of marine vessels for extreme environments
  • Offshore structures design and the offshore oil industry