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Liam’s main focus at ORPC is research and development of new technologies, including the autonomous turbine generator unit. With a background in design, fabrication, assembly, testing and deployment of mechanical systems, he is an experienced project lead and test lead in multiple at-sea test events. Liam...

Katie manages Federal Energy Regulatory Commission licensing processes, federal and state permitting needs, and environmental compliance measures for ORPC deployments. She has a background in environmental consulting and environmental non-profit work, and earned a Master of Science in Marine Policy from the Univ. of Miami...

A New Hampshire native, Kaelin comes to ORPC with experience in mechanical design, product testing and marine instrumentation. She received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering and a M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from the University of New Hampshire. At ORPC Kaelin is primarily working on the...

Fabienne brings a background in economic development, community engagement and energy transition project development to her role at ORPC Canada. Working for Lac-Megantic, Quebec, in partnership with Hydro-Quebec, she coordinated HQ’s first community-scale microgrid project in the wake of a fuel explosion which destroyed the...

A life-long Mainer, Colin comes to ORPC with research experience in microgrids, load flow analysis, and heat pump demand response controls. A graduate of Union College in New York, Colin is contributing to ORPC’s Modular RivGen, TidGen and SHARKS projects with his electrical engineering expertise....

A native of Pau in southwestern France, Clément earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial product design, and a Master of Engineering from CESI Engineering School. With a background in aircraft design engineering, he is knowledgable about manufacturing technologies. His role at ORPC focuses on the...

Andy is involved in transitioning ORPC’s engineering team to agile project management along with overseeing schedule and other team management duties around our TidGen® and RivGen® Power Systems’ development. He comes to ORPC with over 20 years in the subsea and marine engineering field, and...

As Co-founder of ORPC in 2004, and CEO and Board Chairman until his retirement in early 2020, Chris was responsible for securing new investment, developing essential strategic partnerships and overseeing our technology and project development. In addition, he is among the named inventors of ORPC’s...

Stuart’s focus at ORPC is on driving growth and profitability through overseeing the commercial rollout of the company's proven technology in the U.S., Canada and Chile. Prior to leading ORPC, Stuart was an investor in early stage companies with a primary focus on companies with...

Ben comes to ORPC with a background as a design engineer. A native of Maine, Ben graduated from the University of Maine with a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science (2005) and Mechanical Engineering (2013). His work with ORPC focuses on sub-system design of...