Tim has spent 40 years in the discipline of stress and structural analysis within the UK and European Aerospace and allied Mechanical fields. His expertise in engineering analysis and high technology project management has been developed through employment at both technical and senior management positions within a number of leading industrial, and consultancy companies including BRITISH AEROSPACE plc (AIRBUS UK), ATD Ltd, SAC Ltd (now part of Assystem/Expleo), and ASEA BROWN BOVERI. He has been technically responsible with respect to mechanical integrity for a range of major projects including AIRBUS airframe design, checkstress & test rig activities, the RR 141 Contra-rotating Propfan, the MTU Unducted Propfan, and complete small gas turbine demonstrators for ROLLS-ROYCE. Tim has held Delegated Approval Stress Signatory status for Airbus A350, A380, A330/340 & A300/310 Family Wingbox structure.
Tim is currently a Director at Jigsaw Structures Ltd - a Bristol based R&D Engineering Consultancy, developing a portfolio of innovative lightweight structural products. Jigsaw is engaged as a collaborative partner in several Innovate UK funded projects including ALFET/ALFA Seal – Laminar Flow Enabling Technologies & Connect-R - Robotics and AI: inspect, maintain and repair in extreme environments.