Roland Jones, a structural steel fabrication expert with experience in all phases of structural work from material handling to drilling to plate processing to painting and blast cleaning. Roland has done it all, and Peddinghaus is offering his services to you.Responsibilities
Roland will be available to advise both existing and potential new clients with regard to machinery selection, specifications, factory layout to optimise material flow, design, special applications and overall project advice regardless of the contract size or value.Jones: A Steel Fabricators’ Background with Years of Experience
Roland served his apprenticeship as a mechanical engineer with the UK National Coal Board, and was trained in all aspects of maintenance and installation of mining machinery, material handling, cranes and heavy plant.
After the demise of the Coal industry in the 1980s, he moved on to become a service engineer on shot blast machinery, working globally within the steel fabrication and sub contract painting industries, and has installed and maintained plate and section shot blast machines as far away as Indonesia.
Roland joined the UK’s largest independent structural engineering company in 1990 as plant maintenance manager, his responsibilities have included the constant upgrade of existing factory facilities and also the design, layout and installation of new factory builds both in the UK and the Middle East.A Problem Solver and Production “Bottleneck Breaker”
Roland has a wealth of experience in the design and build of fabrication facilities, and has designed many and varied systems for the efficient handling of material from receipt and handling in the stockyard, the machining operations of beams and plates, fabrication and welding, through to shot blasting and application of paint coatings.Proven Bottom Line Results
Roland can offer practical help and advice to clients on any issues relating to the removal of processes that cost money, but add no value to the end product; such improvements will help to increase productivity and efficiency.
Roland can be contacted any time through any Peddinghaus global location. You can contact him directly via e-mail.