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Technical Service Team

Geoff Tonge
Geoff Tonge
Occupation:Technical Services Manager
E-mail:geoff.tonge@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833007
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Geoff joined the Beloit team in 1984, in the Erection dept and Manufacturing dept. Geoff has built, serviced and repaired many Yankee Dryers both in the workshop, and all over the world; therefore has a vast experience in this field. He was a founder member of the Yankee Dryer Service Team which was set up in 1990, and in 2005 he took the post of YDS Manager. Today he holds the position of Technical Services Manager for Walmsleys Ltd.
Mobile:+44 (0)7803 944973
Steve Baker
Steve Baker
Occupation:Technical Services Engineer
E-mail:steve.baker@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833005
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Steve has over 30 years of experience in the manufacturing and servicing of both MG Cylinders and Yankee Dryers. Working for 18 years in the machine shops of Beloit and Sandusky Walmsleys where his specialist attribute was the grinding of new dryers. For the last 20 years being part of the Yankee Dryer Service dept. He is now part of the Technical Services team at Walmsleys, actively travelling the world servicing tissue machines.
Mobile:+44 (0)7795 050928
Barry Waring
Barry Waring
Occupation:Technical Services Engineer
E-mail:barry.waring@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833005
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Barry has 27 years experience in the paper machine manufacturing industry, over 20 years in the servicing of Yankee Dryers worldwide. Barry began his career as an apprentice turner with Beloit Walmsley in 1980. Through the years he progressed into CNC machining,and finally into the production of MG and Yankee Dryers. He has a wealth of machining knowledge which is invaluable in problem solving on site, and in the office under his present roll as Technical Services Engineer.
Mobile:+44 (0)7904 517342
Christopher Drought
Christopher Drought
Occupation:Technical Services Engineer
E-mail:chris.drought@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833007
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Chris began his career as an apprentice machinist with Beloit Walmsley in 1986. Chris has 17 years experience in the paper machine manufacturing industry, and 13 years in the servicing of Yankee Dryers. At the end of the Beloit (Beloit Walmsleys) era Chris joined his family business as an electrical technician, before joining Walmsleys to continue his career in the Paper Industry. Chris is also a qualified NDT Level II Technician.
Mobile:+44 (0)7894 014555
Roy Tyrer
Roy Tyrer
Occupation:Yankee Dryer Consultant
E-mail:roy.tyrer@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833010
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Roys association with the paper industry commands 50 years of unbroken service with Walmsleys of Bury and Beloit Walmsleys. Roy formerly a Manufacturing Manager for Paper Dryers and Yankee Dryers; later became Technical Director for YDS Service for the Beloit Corporation. Roy is now a Yankee Dryer Consultant for the Walmsleys Technical Service team.

Site Services Team

Martin Cunliffe
Martin Cunliffe
Occupation:Site Services Manager
E-mail:martin.cunliffe@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833005
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Martin joined Beloit Walmsley in 1988 as an apprentice machinist. Martin has 25 years experience in the paper machine manufacturing industry, and previously spent 7 years working as the Senior Yankee Dryer Service Engineer for the former PMT Industries, before joining Walmsleys in 2013. Martin is also a qualified Non Destructive Testing (NDT) Level II Technican.
Mobile:+44 (0)7964 413922
Malcolm Haworth
Malcolm Haworth
Occupation:Site Services Engineer
E-mail:malcolm.haworth@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833010
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Malcolm has almost 30 years of experience in the Paper Industry, working with Beloit Walmsleys and the past several have been spent as an employee of Australian Paper. Malcolm has travelled the world installing over 20 paper machines; and has built his reputation as a specialist with Headboxes and Reels. In 2015 Malcom returned to the UK and rejoined Walmsleys, and is a key player in our Site Services team
Mobile:+44 (0)7812 653573
Phil Stocks
Philip Stocks
Occupation:Site Services Fitter
E-mail:philip.stocks@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
DDI:+44 (0)1254 833010
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Phil is a qualified machine fitter and has around 30 years of experience in the Paper Industry. Previously working with Beloit Walmsleys Phil has been involved with building full paper machines, machine rebuilds, and has also travelled the world as part of the Site Services team.
Callum Waring
Callum Waring
Occupation:Site Services TechnicianApprenticeship
E-mail:callum.waring@walmsleys-uk.com
Phone:+44 (0)1254 830486
Fax:+44 (0)1254 832181
Summary:Callum has recently completd his final year of engineering apprenticeship with Walmsleys (through Alliance Learning), as a qualified Service Technician. In 2015 Callum undertook further related training to become a qualified NDT Level II Technnician. Callum has now completed several NDT jobs for our market leading and internationally recognised customers.

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