Energy and Water Resources Engineering
Bo Barta is registered Professional Engineer as per requirements of the Engineering Council of South Africa. His professional career spans more than 45 years working primarily on the water engineering and energy/water resources development and management projects scattered around the Southern Africa region (e.g. Botswana, Lesotho, Namibia, South Africa and Swaziland).
His key experience and accumulated expertise are primarily in planning, design and construction as well as rehabilitation of the water services infrastructure assets (i.e. mainly water transfer schemes including dams and water conveyance components). He, most recently, concentrates on the implementation of renewable energy technologies with emphasis on the small hydropower and extraction of hydroelectricity by the hydropower retrofit to hydraulic structures.
Bo (although of the retirement age) is presently self-employed Specialist Consultant in the fields of energy/water services system analysis and hydraulic assets evaluation, seeking optimal means in usage of energy and water resources.