Our Team

Our highly skilled and experienced workforce operate machinery ranging from state-of-the-art CNC and CMM machines to manual lathes. Clydeview recruit and employ to SQEP standards (Suitably Qualified and Experienced Personnel). We have highly trained and experienced Toolmakers, Turners, Millers, Welders, Platers, Fabricators and Engineers in house with many years of experience to call upon.

Our welders are RGIT certified to work off-shore as well as on-site within all environments.

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Some of the team at Clydeview
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Clydeview team member on CNC
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Clydeview team member on CMM
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Clydeview team member on drilling operation
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Clydeview longest serving team member
Meet the team:

Duncan Rodger, Chairman and MD

A seasoned MD and manager who founded Clydeview in 1979 together with his brothers in the wake of the Singer factory closure in Clydebank. Previously Divisional manager for Singer and responsible for 3,500 people. Worked overseas in Canada. 

Duncan L. Rodger, Operations Director

A time served Toolmaker, joined Clydeview in 1988 and has helped grow and develop the company. Duncan represents the next generation of the family business. Responsible for Production, Quality, Health, Safety and the Environment.

Gordon Bell, Financial Director

A Chartered Secretary and experienced Financial Director, Gordon has with been with Clydeview since 1994. Responsible for all Accounting, Commercial and Administrative functions he is supported by a small but superbly experienced team: Suzanne Strachan (Commercial administrator), Gillian Bowie  (Accounting/HR) and Ken Brown, Buyer. Gordon was formerly accountant with Enco Engineering Limited.

 

Gordon Smith, Operations Manager

A qualified & highly experienced Production engineer and manager accustomed to working with high industry quality and performance standards. Joined Clydeview in 2016, responsible for all engineering and fabrication operations.

Previously worked with Clyde Union /SPX, Howden compressors, Baker Oil, Babcock Power & Rolls Royce

John Cousin, Technical Sales Manager - Fabrication and Engineering

Joined Clydeview in 2014, with 25 years experience in Technical sales and Business development. Responsible for development of Fabrication and Engineered components business.

 

James Waddell, Technical Sales and Key Account Manager

Joined in 2008, a highly experienced engineer and specialist in GE Gas Turbines. Formerly large company exposure with Kvaerner and John Brown Engineering for 30 years with background as a Production and Manufacturing engineer.

Robert Robertson, General Manager - Power Generation

Time served Plater and Fabricator. Specialising in Gas Turbines and manager of offsite/offshore installations and repairs. Joined company in 2001, ex-Kvaerner Energy, UIE and John Brown Engineering.

Iain McKay, Fabrication Shop Manager

Hugely experienced Fabrication engineer, formerly manager of sheet metal company Youmac Ltd, acquired by Clydeview. 

David Powell, Machine Shop Manager

A highly experienced Time served turner and with Clydeview since 1987. 

David is "hands on " with the process manufacturing while overseeing the busy machining workshop.