Tim Harwood

Tim Harwood

Company: Northern Gas Networks

Job title: Head of programme management & H21 project director


Tim has 40 years’ experience in the UK gas industry covering a wide range of operational and project roles across all pressure ranges and asset types covering distribution and transmission. His current role is as Head of Programme Management at Northern Gas Networks (NGN), with responsibility for maintenance and capital projects, plus new connections. He is Project Director for the H21 programme which is carrying out pioneering research into a hydrogen gas conversion and also oversees all NGN’s hydrogen projects. 

Previously working for 8 years in National Grid Transmission (NGT), he held a number of senior roles as pipeline engineer, project delivery engineer and engineering manager. In a long career he has also held a number of operational roles within gas distribution covering pressure control & storage, mains replacement and emergency response.