I am an experienced PLC software programmer over several ranges of PLC’s including Siemens S5 & S7, TIA Portal, Siemens WinCC. Rockwell SLC and Control Logix. Mitsubishi FX and Q series, to name a few. My Experience was gained whilst working for Coca-Cola Enterprises at their world’s largest manufacturing site at Wakefield, West Yorkshire, as their PLC Automation manager. I have over the past two years gained experience with Cobots, namely UR (Universal Robots), Sawyer and Techman. I am married to the Wendy (the real boss); between us we have 3 sons, 1 daughter and 3 grandchildren. Oh, I must not forget the dogs which we love to take on walks. Besides that I like to watch any form of motor racing, in particular Motor Bikes.
I joined CBM-Logix in October 2018 and this was a complete career change for me, having worked as a social worker in Children’s Services for the previous 18 years. My role is Office Manager and after completing health and safety training I am now responsible for the health and safety management system at CBM as well as finance and general office management. If you hadn’t guessed I am married to Buzz and between us we have 3 sons, 1 daughter and 3 grandchildren, who manage to keep us very busy. When I do have spare time I enjoy walking the dogs, eating out and most of all holidays!
I joined CBM-Logix in January 2014 after working at Coca-Cola Enterprises of Wakefield for, what seemed to be a life time. My primary task with CBM-Logix is to service the needs of Coca-Cola Enterprises at Wakefield, looking after any support they require. My wife and I love dogs and we often enter into the “Fly-Ball” completions, this can take us anywhere across the UK.
I joined CBM-Logix in October 2016 and have worked in the field of industrial software and automation since 1999. I've gained experience programming Allen-Bradley PLCs (PLC5, SLC500, ControlLogix), Siemens PLCs (Siemens S5 and S7 ranges and TIA Portal) as well as Wonderware's Intouch suite and other HMI packages such as Siemens WinCC and Rockwell FactoryTalk View. Prior to CBM, I worked for Markem-Imaje Ltd., suppliers of industrial coding and traceability solutions. There I managed projects and developed software solutions for pallet labelling systems. At CBM-Logix my work includes managing automation projects, including modifications of existing / replacement of obsolete control systems, development of new systems as well as providing software support for our customers. I'm married with two kids and in my spare time I enjoy walking, cycling and playing lead and rhythm guitar in a couple of classic rock cover bands: I am always at my happiest stood in front of a Marshall amp with a Gibson Les Paul, a band alongside me and an appreciative audience in front of me.
I Joined CBM-Logix in July 2017 continuing my work in the field of industrial automation & integration. My key responsibilities for CBM include programming a variety of different PLC’s and producing designs for HMI/SCADA systems. The company’s approach in developing Collaborative-Robotic systems has also allowed me to increase my experience in this field. I am a health and sports enthusiast in which football is my primary sport to follow, I additionally enjoy cycling, kayaking, golfing, going to gym and walking my two dogs..
Just a quick update, on the 15th July 2020 I've just got a Bachelor of Engineering with Honours in Electrical Engineering – First Class Honours 1
I joined CBM-Logix in July 2019.