Design and drawing office team

Our consultancy professionals are experienced, results-orientated problem-solvers dedicated to finding the best solution to fit every challenge and tailored to our client’s needs. We adopt a can-do culture and avoid a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach when more innovative thinking is required.

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Combining in-depth knowledge and understanding across all disciplines with years of practical expertise, a diversity of backgrounds from design to operations, robust processes, and streamlined procedures, our team’s client-focused, flexible approach achieves precise results and successful outcomes.

Marcus Burgess

Drawing office team leader and mechanical engineer

About Marcus

Marcus is a highly dynamic and ambitious mechanical design engineer at RB Plant who currently holds the role of Design Office team leader. He has proven his credentials by combining his highly analytical mind and critical thinking with excellent leadership and interpersonal skills.

Marcus adopts a “lead by example” attitude which inspires and brings the best out of his team members.

As well as having attention for detail, Marcus can also address the bigger picture thereby constantly identifying and implementing opportunities to further enhance the efficacy of the design office performance. This therefore brings innovation and collaboration to our workflows to accomplish deliverables more effectively and efficiently.

Matthew Taylor

Mechanical Engineer

About Matthew

Matthew is an experienced mechanical design engineer with extensive HVAC and refrigeration knowledge. Mathew has worked within a number of different industries including marine, aerospace and metals processing. Matthew has recent experience of industrial piping system design, and structural stress analysis.

Matthew has a First-Class Honours in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Bristol.

Matthew is experienced and skilled in the following:

  • Computer-based Modelling
  • BIM being fully conversant with ISO19650 requirements
  • Failure of Materials
  • Finite Element Analysis
  • Heat Transfer

Phil Battershill

Electrical/Mechanical CAD Designer

About Phil

Phil joined RB Plant in November 2011 as an Electrical Draughtsman.

Phil has 33 years industry experience working for various companies. 15 years were in the Oil & Gas industry working for H&G/Kvaerner. 3 years was working in the building façade cleaning equipment industry for OCS Cradle Runways. He also spent 8 years working at Pfizer in the drawing office.

Phil was working for the Instrumentation and Control department whilst at H&G/Kvaerner, he also did an 18 Month spell at AMEC Construction Site in Wallsend for Phillips Petroleum for Kvaerner as the Instrument/Electrical and Telecoms Site / Office liaison.

Phil was involved in the design and engineering of façade cleaning equipment for OCS Cradle Runways, producing mechanical layouts and detailing the equipment parts for manufacture, also laying out the tracks that the cleaning machines ran on.

The years Phil spent at Pfizer in the drawing office, he was involved in site surveying for the installation of new equipment. He was also involved in getting their existing engineering drawings up to as-built status.

At RB Plant, Phil’s main responsibility is as an Electrical & Control Draughtsman. He also produces P&ID’s, as well as 3D modelling of piping systems. He also does site surveys for various jobs.

Phil holds an HNC in Process Plant Engineering from Richmond Upon Thames College.

Ian Watson

Mechanical CAD Designer

About Ian

Ian has considerable experience in conceptual studies, FEED and detailed design within the Oil & Gas industry as a piping designer and pipe support designer of offshore oil & gas platforms, FPSO and onshore petrochemical plants.

Ian’s positions and major responsibilities include producing designs for piping systems and equipment layouts for procurement, construction, installation, commissioning and safe operation.

Marius Papuc

Mechanical CAD Designer

About Marius

Qualified mechanical and design engineer with strong track record of civil construction, ship building design, from zero to final product. Extensive experience of Revit, SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Tribon and Foran. Capable of working with both primary and secondary structures, with international experience. Fast learner who is both hardworking and adept at meeting deadlines. Team player, who recognises contribution made by others. An energetic, creative problem solver. Seeking fresh challenge in an engineering design or technical role.