Chris Newman BSc(Hons) MSc AMIMeche
Mechanical Design Engineer
Chris joined us in 2013 to take on design work for vessels, heat exchangers and storage tanks. Previously he worked for Coorstek Ltd – Flowguard where he was their Technical Manager/Senior Design Engineer.
He has over 10 years’ experience with pressure vessels and designing to code. Chris is a BSI committee member for Pressure Vessel Design Methods which is responsible for providing advice on the appropriate design methods to be used for the design of pressure equipment to national and international standard, particularly to make proposals for the development of the design section of PD5500.
Chris is proficient in FEA and ‘Design by Analysis’. He is familiar with a number of engineering software packages including Autodesk Mechanical Simulation, Autodesk Robot, ProMechanica, Autodesk Inventor, AutoCAD and Mathcad to name a few.
Chris is often accompanied to work by his entourage consisting of his two boxer dogs Woody and Ruby. They spend their ‘working’ days either under someone’s desks, running around the office grounds or keeping the postman on their toes.