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Rich Green Consultancy (1996 to date)

Many projects requiring knowledge of roll qualities and performance:

 hot rolling mills and casters for bloom, billet and slab

 hot rolling mills for bloom, billet, bar, rod, section and tube

 cold flat rolling mills for plate, strip and foil


Davy / Kvaerner Mill Builders (1980 - 1996)

Engineering of mills for stainless steel cold rolling, aluminium hot rolling and cold rolling, non-ferrous rolling:

 development of the Dynamic Shape Roll for aluminium and steel strip and foil rolling

 development of roll cooling sprays

 development of algorithms for roll deflection and flattening under load


WS Atkins & Partners, Epsom (1973 – 1980)

Many projects including concept design, project engineering, roll pass scheduling:

 Steel primary mills and continuous casters - ingot, blooming, slabbing, billet,

 Steel secondary mills - bar, rod, section, tool steel and special alloys steel

 Re-building of rolls by submerged arc welding

 Projects and techno-economic studies on steel rolling mills in many countries.


British Steel, Swinden Laboratories, Rotherham (1962 – 1973)

Theoretical and experimental studies on most of the British Steel blooming, billet, section, rail, merchant, bar and rod mills (in carbon steels, stainless, engineering and alloy steels).

 Completely revised roll pass design and supervised long term productivity and quality developments for Scunthorpe No.1 rod and bar mill.

 Concepts and specifications for new long products mills, including computerised pass design, roll design, roll wear.