Specialisation: Quality Management Consultant
A senior manager with over 45 years continuous service in Quality, Safety and Environmental Management, Project Management, Communication Electronics and Railway Command, Control and Signalling.
With extensive European and international rail sector industry experience as EU Project Coordinator, Project Manager, Technical Director, Quality & Safety Manager and ISO 9001:2000 Auditor, he is now acting as a Consultant to Herne European Consultancy Ltd, specialising in the provision of integrated quality, environmental and safety management systems to suit individual customer requirements.
As a published author with 36 titles on Engineering and Management (including a series of 16 on Quality Management) Ray is recognised as a leading expert in all aspects of Quality Management, Occupational Health & Safety, Environmental Management, Engineering and Railway Signalling.
1993 - Present
1976 - 1993
MSc (Communications Electronics) Open University Program, UCLA 1983-1988.
IEng Incorporated Engineer.
FCMI Fellow of the Chartered Management Institute
FIETÂ Fellow of the Institute of Engineering Technology
Fellow of the Chartered Quality Institute
FIRSE Fellow of the Institution of Railway Signal Engineers.
UKAS Lead Auditor
Building Regulations in Brief Edition 6 (published 2010)
ISO 9001:2000 for Small Businesses Edition 4 (published 2009)
Water Regulations in Brief (published 2009)
Wiring Regulations in Brief Edition 2 (published 2009)
The Cyder Book (published 2007)
Building Regulations in Brief Edition 5 (published Aug 2007)
Auditing Quality Management Systems" (Published 2007, reprinted 2008(twice), 2010)
Quality Management System for ISO 9001:2000 (published 2007)
Wiring Regulations in Brief (published Nov 2006, reprinted Jan 2007)
Building Regulations in Brief Edition 4 (published Aug 2006, reprinted Dec 2006)
ISO 9001:2000 The Quality Management Process (published 2006)
Aide Memoire to ISO 9001-2000 Edition 2 (published 2006)
Building Regulations in Brief Edition 3 (published 2005, reprinted 2006)
ISO 9001:2000 for Small Businesses Edition 3 ( published 2005, reprinted 2006)
ISO 9001:2000 in Brief Edition 2 (published 2005)
ISO 9001:2000 Audit Checklists (published 2005)
"ISO 9001:2000 Audit Procedures" (published 2005, reprinted 2006, 2007)
ISO 9001:2000 Quality Manual and Audit Checksheets (published 2005, reprinted 2006)
Building Regulations in Brief Edition 2 (published July 2004, reprinted Dec 2004)
Aide Memoire to ISO 9001-2000 (published 2003, reprinted 2004(twice), 2005)
Building Regulations In Brief (published July 2003, reprinted 2003(twice))
Chapter 22 (Environmental Control) and Chapter 37 (Optical Fibres in Power Systems) for the 16 th Edition of the Electrical Engineers Reference Book (published 2003)
Metro Railway Signalling (published 2003)
ISO 9001:2000 in Brief (published 2002, reprinted 2003)
Optoelectronic and Fiber Optic Technology (published 2002)
ISO 9001:2000 Audit Procedures (published 2001, reprinted 2001, 2003)
ISO 9001:2000 for Small Businesses Edition 2 (published 2001, reprinted 2001, 2002, 2003)
CE Conformity Marking (published 2000, reprinted 2002)
Recipes from Grandma's Cook Book Edition 2 (published 2001)
ISO 9000 pentru intreprindderi mici si mijlocii (published 2000).
Recipes from Grandma's Cook Book (published 2000)
MDD Compliance using Quality Management Techniques (published 1999)
Environmental Requirements for the Electromechanical and Electronic Industry (published 1998).
Quality and Standards in Electronics (published 1997)
ISO 9000 for the Small Businesses (published 1997, reprinted 1997, 1998, 1999, (twice) 2000)
ETCS System Specific Environmental Specification. (published 1996).
Defence Electronics, Quality Assurance and Standards (published 1991).
Optoelectronic Line Transmission - an Introduction to Fibre Optics (published 1989, reprinted 1990, 1991).