Michael Spearpoint

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Michael Spearpoint

BSc (Hons) MSc PhD CEng MIFireE PMSFPE
Research Leader

Michael leads the research activities at OFR Consultants.  He brings a wealth of experience to this role, having previous taught fire engineering courses at undergraduate and masters degree level, as well as overseeing PhD and Masters theses for many engineers over more than 30 years at the University of Maryland and the University of Canterbury, both renowned for the high quality of their fire engineering graduates and research.

Prior to his period in academia, Michael worked for the Building Research Establishment, carrying out consultancy work and research on a wide variety of subjects.

Michael has received many awards for his work and has authored a huge range of articles and papers. For OFR Consultants he provides the essential link between the worlds of research and the fire safety construction industry.

Key expertise:

Research, Collaboration with Universities