Richard Vann - Conference Chairman
Richard has worked within the decommissioning sector for over 35 years and has been involved in fossil fuel-fired power station demolition as both contractor and specialist adviser. In 1992 he formed RVA Group, currently active in the EU, Asia, and North America, managing large-scale, high-hazard and complex decommissioning projects.
As Past President of both the Institute of Demolition Engineers and the Institute of
Explosives Engineers, Richard was also part of a peer-group of contributors
who produced the current version of BS5607: Code of Practice for Safe Use of Explosives in the