Aidan Murphy

Aidan Murphy, Advisor, Protection & Control, is a Chartered Electrical Engineer with ten years of experience within the Transmission and Distribution industry, both in the U.K. and U.S. His primary focus is on Power System Protection and the setting of protective devices. Aidan has experience in Project Management, managing the protection design work for Utilities in the Northeast of the USA.

Areas of Expertise

  • Power System Protection (T&D)
  • Protective Relay Setting and Coordination
  • Project Management

Experience & Background

  • Advisor, Protection and Control, Quanta Technology (2015-Present)
  • Project Manager, Sr. Protection and Control Engineer, Mott MacDonald (2010-2014)
  • Design Engineer, Protection Studies, Siemens Transmission and Distribution Ltd U.K. (2007-2010)
  • Graduate Electrical Engineer, United Utilities, Electricity North West Ltd (2005 -2007)

Accomplishments & Industry Recognition

  • Chartered Electrical Engineer, Institute of Engineers and Technology, IET (2011)
  • TP 141 Authorized relay setting engineer National Grid U.K.  (2008 -2010)


  • B.Eng., Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University College Cork, Ireland   (2005)
  • Introduction to Power System Protection Course, Electricity Training Association (2009)
  • Certificate of Practical Project Management, University of Massachusetts, Boston (2013)

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