Jason Hayman is the Managing Director of Sustainable Marine Energy (SME). SME is a dynamic marine engineering company, based in Edinburgh, developing enabling technology solutions for the offshore renewable energy and aquaculture sectors. These include innovative, high-load anchoring solutions, and two moored tidal energy platforms that provide low-risk, low-cost installation and maintenance access, in exposed and inshore locations.
Jason is a Naval Architect with degrees from the Universities of Newcastle and Cambridge. He has been involved in the offshore renewable energy sector for over a decade, and has helped develop technical solutions for several tidal, wave, offshore wind and aquaculture projects, with a specific focus on installation and maintenance access – an area in which he has gained a great deal of practical experience.
He founded Sustainable Marine Energy in 2012 to develop and commercialise technical solutions that can support the delivery of offshore renewable energy projects safely and cost-effectively.