Engineering Design Consultants
Jan 42010
William Birdsall joins Eadon from Babcock International Group, where he was a Mechanical Engineer within its nuclear division. Prior to this Will worked for The Engineering Business Ltd, where he was involved in the design of offshore handling systems. Will studied mechanical engineering at Loughborough University, and throughout his career has been involved with the design of equipment for remote… Read More...

Posted in: Eadon Staff

Eadon Consulting recently attended a workshop to get up to speed on the new rules Many people still aren't aware that the new Machinery Directive becomes applicable on the 29th December 2009. Eadon Consulting recently attended a workshop with the Health and Safety Laboratory at Buxton in Derbyshire to get up to speed on the new rules. The revised Machinery Directive now designated 2006/42/EC does… Read More...

Posted in: General

Dec 32009
Further proof of the importance that the Government is placing on the nuclear sector was revealed today (03/12/09) when Business Secretary Lord Mandelson and Chancellor Alistair Darling announced that the site for the new Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (NAMRC) will be in South Yorkshire and more specifically the Advanced Manufacturing Park, the location of Eadon Consulting’s offices.  The… Read More...

Posted in: General, Nuclear

Nuclear power will become an important part of the energy sector Following the UK government’s announcement at the beginning of the month about site approval for 10 new nuclear power stations, it is even more apparent how important this part of the energy sector is going to be. Just as important is keeping up to date with the relevant legislation and developing knowledge and skills within the nuclear… Read More...

Posted in: Nuclear

Due to continued growth and expansion, Eadon Consulting has moved to new larger premises at one of the country's leading technology centres. The move is part of an ongoing strategy that will facilitate future growth and development of the company. The Advanced Manufacturing Park (AMP) in Rotherham is the UK's premier advanced manufacturing technology park and is home to several hi-tech advanced engineering,… Read More...

Posted in: General

Sep 92009
The Spencer Group has recently taken delivery of the first of 14 aluminium access platforms for the Forth Road Bridge. The platforms were designed by Eadon Consulting in collaboration with The Spencer Group. The platforms were designed in aluminium to minimise weight making their handling on site during installation easier and safer.  The units are designed so that they can be either installed separately… Read More...

Posted in: Access & Lifting Equipment, Bridges

Jun 12009
Eadon Consulting has expanded their team with the appointment of Michael Thorogood as a Director. Mike is an expert on the design and installation of moveable bridges and structures, having worked on some of the most prestigious projects of this type in the UK. Mike joins Eadon after eight years with M G Bennett and Associates where he was a senior design engineer. Whilst there, he worked with a number… Read More...

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