Leadership Team

 

John Coughlan

Chief Executive Officer

 

John Coughlan joined TSP Engineering in 2014 with overall responsibility for driving strategy, operations and continuous business improvement. John possesses a significant record of delivering operational improvements, efficiencies and customer satisfaction across Europe, ASIA, North America and Mexico, with an ability to quickly understand the mission, vision and values of a customer focused organisation. He’s previously held senior non-executive and executive positions in many organisations including, Aerly Bird Transglogal, UpRight, Celestica, ITW Avery Weightronics, Dianorm Teo as well being appointed to a range of senior committees, enterprise boards and liaison groups.

Linkedin

Mike Ames

Head of Technical

 

Starting as a trainee Metallurgist, qualifying as a Chartered then Euro Engineer whilst broadening as a Welding Engineer. Later expanded role to include responsibility for Environment, Quality Assurance, Quality Control and similar technical matters. Management experience with Maintenance, Purchasing and Health and Safety responsibilities also gained along with an MBA. Gathering over 30 years of experience and having current responsibilities for Quality Assurance, Quality Control, Technical, CNC Planning, Welding Engineering and Industrial Engineering.

Paul Simpson

Finance Director

 

Paul Simpson is a CIMA qualified accountant with 25 years’ experience and strong links with manufacturing environments. He has acquired expertise through a diverse range of permanent and interim placements in senior finance roles which have included directorship appointments within several SME businesses.

Paul joined the business in January 2015 and is responsible for finance and commercial guidance.

 

 

 

Sue McCarten

Head of HR and Business Support

 

Sue McCarten is a CIPD qualified HR professional with over 30 years’ experience in the steel and engineering industry. Since joining the business in 1983 she has held various positions within the business and currently, as part of the Senior Management team, heads up the HR and Business Support functions.

Jamie Macarthur

Senior Project Manager

 

Jamie Macarthur is a Mechanical Engineer with over 17 years multi-disciplinary experience within Project Management and Design with a range of technical and management skills. Jamie has experience taking a product from concept design through manufacturing to installation and commissioning to varying levels within the Steel, Nuclear and Defence industries. Jamie is responsible for Projects and Design Engineering within the business. Overseeing the completion of multi-million-pound projects for blue-chip companies including Sellafield Ltd and Rolls Royce Plc.

About TSP Engineering Ltd

TSP Engineering delivers high quality, innovative bespoke solutions. As a total solution provider we offer a full range of services including project management, design, manufacture, refurbishment and in-house testing facilities.

Located on Britain’s Energy Coast we employ over 210 people and operate from one of the largest and most comprehensively equipped workshops in the UK. With our years of engineering and manufacturing experience we guarantee to deliver exacting standards of quality and excellent levels of service.

We offer fabrication, machining, fitting, assembly and testing facilities, with a floor capacity of 19,200m2, two five-meter deep manufacturing pits and a lifting capacity of 130 tonnes.

Connecting with you

Contact us
Get in touch if you have a question or would like to explore how our technical experts could help you realise your organisation’s dreams.

Careers
We have new projects coming in all the time, so if you’d like to be a part of our team then we’d love to hear from you. Please visit our vacancy page to see what openings we currently have.

Privacy Statement and Cookie Policy
We use cookies to provide a better experience with content and analytics. Read our privacy and cookie policy to learn more.

PO Requirements
This section lists our Purchase Order requirements and some additional detailed Purchase Order text containing further information. Read the full terms and conditions to learn more.

 

 

TSP Engineering Ltd
Curwen Road
Derwent Howe
Workington
Cumbria, CA14 3YX

Tel: (01900) 68000
Email: tsp@tsp-engineering.co.uk