Steven Plant, one of the founding directors of Plant Integrity Management Ltd, is a professional chartered engineer with over fifteen years engineering experience within the field of integrity and maintenance management. He has worked within operator, consultancy and inspection body environments providing integrity management expertise in the areas of process, structures, pipelines, subsea, verification and maintenance (or assurance activity) associated with management of safety critical elements. He has an Hons degree in Chemical Engineering and a masters degree in Corrosion Science and Engineering. His specialist area is management systems associated with integrity where he has demonstrated practical application as both a consultant advising, and within an operator, designing and implementing management systems.