OakTec is an engineering research specialist with a history of world-leading innovation in low carbon vehicle powertrain technologies, novel combustion engines and hybrid vehicle energy recovery systems.

Founded by Paul Andrews and Bill Meeson in 1999, OakTec is an independent company with a history in the development of novel technologies in the area of low carbon road transport and power generation. OakTec is now solely focused on the development and commercialisation of the Pulse-R™ engine innovation.

We have a unique team of highly talented engineers working on our projects. Between us we have a wealth of experience drawn from the automotive, motorsport, aerospace and electrical systems industries. We have strong links with industrial, manufacturing and academic partners.

Key members of the Pulse-R design and manufacturing team were formerly senior engineers with TVR sports cars and they have experience in full engine design, development and manufacturing programmes for both road and motorsport. These programmes included in-house development for certification of their own high performance engine designs for Euro 3 and Euro 4 emission regulations, and successful race engines developed for the Le Mans 24 hour race and the World Touring Car Championship.

OakTec is committed to creating and developing new products through working with clusters of compatible enterprises, and to take concepts to market by collaborating with UK-based manufacturers.