Born in Zambia in 1957, Alan Stewart has been involved in Pipe Stress Analysis work for many years. He attended lectures in Finite Element Stress Analysis and General Stress/Strain theory at Wits University - 1984. and Second Order Finite Element Analysis with HKS, Rhode Island, USA.
He attended formal CAESAR training conducted by Rex Evans (co-founder of Coade), followed by training in FE/Pipe by Tony Paulin (co-founder of Coade and Paulin Research Group), and Advanced Caesar training by Dave Diehl (head of training at Coade). Alan has been presenting CAESAR training courses for Chempute Software for over 30 years, during which time he has presented training courses in both Basic and Advanced Topics, in South Africa, Netherlands, Nigeria, Kuwait, UAE, Qatar and Saudi Arabia.
He is a pipe stress consultant to Power Generation, Petro Chemical, Sugar, Paper, Mineral and other industries.