A Chartered Engineer and a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology, over the past 30 years Mark Heaven has become an authority in the Aerospace and Defence Test, Inspection and Certification industry.
Mark has set up and developed six of the UK’s leading product qualification test laboratories, establishing a dominant position in the UK TIC sector.
He started his career with the UK Government Security Services and has a background in Radio Frequency (RF) systems. Mark is an expert in Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) and wireless technologies, and has also written standards for the UK Ministry of Defence.
Mark specializes in leading the changes required in an organisation to get commitment to a process that ensures all legal and contractual compliance deliverables are met.
Project ExperienceMark has a proven track record in compliance strategy, having delivered significant numbers of high profile projects in the aerospace, defence transport and industrial sectors in Europe, the USA and Asia. These include:
- An EMC and wireless integration and compatibility plan for Hong Kong International Airport.
- Electromagnetic Pulse Protection (EMP) mitigation for fixed and mobile installations and system EMC strategy for the Wimbledon Tram Link
- The regulatory compliance of machine tools and systems for the European vehicle manufacturing industry.
- M. Heaven, Annex E, DEF STAN 59-188:2014, MOD UK.