PJ Rudden has over 40 years’ experience in the planning, design, procurement and project management of major public infrastructure in energy, waste, transport and environmental projects. He was responsible for setting up the RPS energy, waste, environmental and communications consultancy business in Ireland in the 1990’s and early 00’s. He subsequently led and managed some of the firm’s largest projects including Gas Pipeline to the West, Dublin Waste to Energy Project, Shell Corrib Onshore Gas Pipeline and European Green Capital/European Green Leaf projects. Prior to that he led many water and transport projects including North Dublin Drainage Scheme and M1 Dublin Belfast Motorway through Co Louth. He is Chairman of the National Gas Standards Committee for NSAI and served as President of Engineers Ireland from 2011 to 2012.