Contact Wael Nofal

Areas of expertise

  • Energy Asset Management
  • Renewable Energy
  • Through-life Engineering Services


Wael Nofal is a Chartered Mechanical Engineer specialising in structural mechanics. He received his BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Alexandria University, Egypt in 2003 and in 2015 attained his MSc in Oil & Gas Structural Engineering at Aberdeen University. 

Wael has spent 13 years in the Offshore Oil & Gas industry where he gained experience in the fields of transportation and installation, engineering consultancy, and the design of offshore structures, with particular focus on substructures (jackets). Wael is an EPSRC funded research student in Cohort-4 at the Renewable Energy Marine Structures (REMS) CDT.

Current activities

Wael Nofal is currently working on his EngD research project in Structural Health Monitoring (SHM) of offshore wind turbine support structures. 

The project aims to improve population-based SHM of structures by utilising enabling technologies in numerical methods and data science, through the principles of Maintenance 4.0.