Instructor's Summary

Mr. George Loizou


Mr. George Loizou, MSc, BSc, CMRP, is a Senior Mechanical & Maintenance Engineer with over 30 years of industrial experience within the Oil, Gas, Refinery and Petrochemical industries. His field of expertise includes Maintenance Management, Turnaround Management, Maintenance Planning & Scheduling, Shaft Alignment, Dynamic Balancing, Vibration Analysis, Rotating Machinery Maintenance, Heat Exchanger Maintenance, Storage Tank and Piping Design Construction and Maintenance.

During his career, Mr. Loizou gained his practical and field experience through his various significant positions and dedication as the Head of Mechanical Maintenance, Project Manager, Terminal Manager and Engineering Manager for numerous companies such as Cyprus Petroleum Refinery Ltd and Cyprus Petroleum Storage Company Ltd.

Mr. Loizou has Master and Bachelor degrees in Mechanical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and State University of New York, USA, respectively. Further, he is a Certified Instructor/Trainer, a member of SMRP, a Certified Maintenance and Reliability Professional (CMRP) and approved Exam Proctor for the Society for Maintenance and Reliability Professionals Certifying Organization (SMRPCO). He is also a member of the Cyprus Scientific and Technical Chamber and the Institution of Mechanical Engineers of UK (IMechE). Mr. Loizou has served for two terms as member of the Cyprus Industrial Dispute Tribunal. He also served as President of the Rotary Club of Larnaca Cyprus and has further delivered numerous trainings, courses, workshops, seminars and conferences internationally.