KTP Associate: Lyndsey McKirdy
Company Partner; Aggreko
University Partner: University of Strathclyde
The Project: Aggreko is a world-leading provider of mobile modular power, temperature control and energy services.
This KTP supported the application of advanced analytics and machine learning to maximise reliability, enhance customer experience and inform the development of the next generation of mobile power platforms. Strategically, the KTP has helped increase reliability, reduce costs, enhance customer experience and extend competitive advantage.
Knowledge gained from the project has directly informed the development of the next generation of modular power systems and, post-KTP, Aggreko plans to extend and embed this analysis to all new parts of its fleet.
The KTP Associate, Lyndsey McKirdy. Amongst her achievements are:
Winners of this category will be announced in advance of the KTP Virtual Awards Ceremony which is at 4-5pm on Wednesday 9 September. Join us in our virtual world to celebrate all the winners – register here.
See below for a profile of each of the 18 finalists in the Future Innovator category of this year’s KTP Best of the Best Awards:
Muddasar Anwar Delivering innovation for Sustainable Drainage System to prevent flooding.
Blessing Mbipom Creating online learning for GPs.
Laurence Foster: Innovations to “print” structures, transforming house building.
Declan Bryans: Creating greener energy with innovations in flow batteries.
Elle Perschke: Applying B2C methodologies to launch a new product within a B2B company.
Mark Gilmore: Development of new class of greener ionic liquid, with multiple potential applications.
Khai Nguyen: Inventing a new silicone composite for consumer fixing brand, Sugru.
Swapnil Khadke: Creating new liposome formulations for application in drug delivery
Leona McGirr: Creating an Antibody Library for fully human antibodies.
Dan Hicks: Developing a new design and testing process for electric trails bikes.
Dmitry Bogachov: Advancing Materials Science for Anilox technology.
Andrew Grounds: Transforming business models for Social Enterprise.
Lyndsey McKirdy: Enhancing data science capability at Aggreko.
Jack Tallant: Transforming reporting and delivery of Charity’s activities.
Xi Liu: Using AI to develop fraud detection and prevention services for law firm.
Alex Komninos: Transforming spreadsheets in to cognitive models at IBM
Harvey Kangley: Delivering exceptional NPD for rail electrification
George Harris: Developing advanced engineering for intruder detection systems.
The Future Innovator category of the KTP Awards is supported by Ashorne Hill – a specialist training company which runs training programmes for all KTP Associates.
Want to find out more about working as a KTP Associate? More information here, and see the latest vacancies here.
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