Bernard I. Afoeju, PhD. P.E.,


Dr. Bernard Afoeju is the Principal Mechanical Engineer for OJI International Inc. He is a registered Professional Mechanical Engineer (CA #57532) He is the designated Project Manager for Mechanical Engineering and Facilities on OJI Califco consortium projects.

Dr Afoeju served as Project Mechanical engineering consultant for the EPC for project development from initial concepts, planning, design, engineering, procurement, construction, installation and testing of the Two (2) Solar Taurus T60, 50 Hz, XQ5200 Turbines and facilities at the power plant. Dr. Afoeju, OJI Califco’s Principal Project Manager for Mechanical Engineering, Oil & Gas, utility projects has over Thirty-five years of experience in hands-on mechanical engineering experience in Oil & Gas processing, power plants and oil/gas production facilities expertise,. His expertise includes P&ID, PFD, planning, defining the scopes, budgeting, process safety management (PSM).

Bernard served as Principal Heat Transfer Engineer for the Ralph M. Parsons Company, Pasadena, California. In that capacity, he supervised a team of Senior and Associate Engineers in the design, specification, requisition and procurement of Gas Fired Turbines and other heat transfer equipment for power plants and water treatment plants, petroleum refineries, oil production facilities and chemical plants. Among his project assignments included the design and installation of the following: Gas Fired Turbines, Fired Heaters; Steam Boilers; Cooling Towers; Flares; Thermal Oxidizers; Stacks; Solid Waste Incinerators.

Dr. Afoeju has a Mechanical Engineering, MS in Mechanical Engineering from California Institute of Technology and Mechanical Engineering from Yale University. He is a Registered Mechanical Engineer, the State of California Board of Registration for Professional Engineers, California License #57532 and National Society of Professional Engineers.