Ranil de Silva – Director of Engineering
Ranil de Silva is the Director of Engineering and a Co-founder of PSC. He has extensive experience in system studies which includes AC systems, HVDC systems, insulation coordination, transient stability, load flow, and short circuit studies.
Ranil has also worked with the processes of a number of electricity markets including New Zealand and Singapore. He has had regulatory experience as a preferred consultant to the New Zealand Electricity Commission, analysing transmission proposals and alternatives for the New Zealand power system. Ranil played several key roles during the development of the Benmore - Haywards HVDC 1992 Upgrade, and 2013 Upgrade, including carrying out the initial system studies, assisting to prepare the specification, working with the manufacturer to design and test stabilising controls, factory testing, and site commissioning.