Robert G. Bea

Robert G. Bea
Professor Emeritus
Engineering and Project Management, Systems

Risk Assessment and Management, Reliability, Human and Organizational Factors, Quality Assurance & Quality Control, Design, Construction, Maintenance, Operations, Decommissioning, Ocean engineered systems (platforms, pipelines, ships).


Professor Bea has over 48 years of experience in engineering and management of design, construction, maintenance, operation, and decommissioning marine systems including offshore platforms, pipelines, and floating facilities. He has been teaching at the University of California at Berkely since 1989. He is co-director of the Marine Technology and Management Group Center for Risk Mitigation.


Ph.D. - Center for Oil & Gas Engineering, University of Western Australia, 2000
M.S.E. - Civil Engineering, University of Florida, 1960
B.C.E. - Civil Engineering, University of Florida, 1959