Head of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) & Vice Chair of GWO North America Committee
Simon Hayes is head of Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) for Ørsted and the offshore business in North America, located in Providence, Rhode Island. He previously was lead project HSE manager for the company.
Simon also gained experience at DONG Energy, the predecessor company to Ørsted, where he was team lead – site HSE, site HSE manager for the construction phase of the GODE 01 & 02 offshore wind farm, and site HSE manager and project HSE manager for the construction phase of the Borkum Riffgrund 01 offshore wind farm. Before that, he was HSSE manager with London Array Limited where he also was involved in construction of offshore facilities.
Prior to the wind farm industry Simon worked for 10 years in the offshore search and rescue sector as a Marine Engineer and Safety Manager.
He studied Mechanical & Marine Engineering at Llandrillo Technical College in the UK.
Thursday, July 9, 2020
9:20 AM – 9:50 AM