Instructor's Summary

Mr. Manuel Dalas

Mr. Manuel Dalas MSc, BSc, is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with over 20 years of industrial experience in Oil, Gas, Refinery, Petrochemical, Power and Nuclear industries. His wide expertise includes Machinery Failure Analysis, Maintenance, Planning, Scheduling & Work Control, Machinery Troubleshooting, Root Cause Analysis, Maintenance and Operation of Pressure Vessels, Piping Support, Piping Design, Carbon Steel & Alloy Piping Prefabrication, Carbon Steel & Alloy Piping Supports Prefabrication, Carbon Steel Heat Exchangers Fabrication, CS Vertical Columns/Pressure Vessels Fabrication, Steel Structures, Ironworks, Hydraulic System & Troubleshooting, Hydraulic Tools, Mechanical Alignment, Rotating & Static Equipment (Pumps, Valves, Boilers, Pressure Vessels, Tanks, Heat Exchangers, Bearings, Compressors, Diesel Engines, Pipelines, Motors, Turbines, Gears, Seals), Vibration Analysis, Construction Management, Building Structures and Electrical-Mechanical Equipments. Currently, he is the Technical Consultant of the Association of Local Authorities of Greater Thessaloniki where he is in charge of the mechanical engineering services for piping, pressure vessels fabrications and ironwork.


During his career life, Mr. Dalas has gained his practical and field experience through his various significant positions and dedication as the Technical Manager, Project Engineer, Safety Engineer, Deputy Officer, Instructor, Construction Manager, Construction Engineer, Consultant Engineer and Mechanical Engineer for numerous multi-billion companies including the Biological Recycling Unit and the Department of Supplies of Greece, Alpha Bank Group, EMKE S.A, ASTE LLC and  Polytechnic College of Evosmos.


Mr. Dalas has a Master degree in Energy System from the International Hellenic University, School of Science & Technology and a Bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Mechanical Engineering Technical University of Greece along with a Diploma in Management & Production Engineering from Technical University of Crete. Further, he is a Certified Internal Verifier/Assessor/Trainer by the Institute of Leadership and Management (ILM), a Certified Instructor/Trainer and also a Certified Energy Auditor for Buildings, Heating & Climate Systems and a Member of the Hellenic Valuation Institute and the  Association of Greek Valuers and he is a Licensed Expert Valuer Consultant of the Ministry of Development and Competitiveness