Richard joined D2E in April 2018 with 11 years lift industry experience.
Richard began his career in the lift industry sub-contracting for various lift suppliers, providing the full installation of hydraulic, traction and MRL lifts, as well as full modernisation projects. Whilst undertaking this role, he completed an NVQ Level 3 in lift installation and commissioning.
Moving to an independent lift company, Richard quickly progressed into a senior engineer role and was the lead engineer on many major lift projects across the North West including Manchester Town-Hall refurbishment and as site supervisor on a large Network Rail project. During this period he was responsible for managing and completing modernisations, installations, rapid response call outs and fault finding across a large variety of projects.
At the beginning of 2017, Richard joined a major lift supplier as an installation engineer, responsible for managing and completing lift installations. In this role, he assisted with the development of apprentices within the company.
Richard is based in Manchester and will be involved with site audits, writing specifications, project assurance and client reports. He will also be assisting with the management of D2E's northern portfolio which will help to ensure the best possible service to our Clients and have a local representative who can assist with any local sites issues.