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The Aquila Team

At Aquila, we employ a team of engineers covering a wide spectrum of engineering including automotive, oil & gas, pharmaceutical and structural. This gives us a broad perspective on providing solutions which are fresh and pragmatic. We also actively seek a wide age profile in the team and encourage ownership but with support.


Key Staff


Dave Barker

CEng, BSc, FIMechE, FNucl

From feasibility through to turnkey, Dave’s industry experience stretches far and wide. His vast expertise covers a strategic, technical and commercial portfolio providing hands on solutions to mission critical engineering.

DDI: 01962 717007
Mobile: 07545 470727


Chris Thomson

BEng (Hons) Nucl Eng
Engineering & Projects Director

Starting out as a Project Engineer, Chris has never been far from the Nuclear Industry gaining vast experience in design, development, manufacture and commissioning. Most recently Chris has been involved with containment & radiological shielding, remote handling, radioactive materials & packaging and hot cells and non-shielded isolators.

DDI: 01962 717003
Mobile: 07717 712853


Drew Corbett

Nuclear Business Development Manager

With a background in engineering, Drew is ideally placed to promote the Aquila approach of providing innovative solutions in a safe way.  Drew’s fundamental business development skills combined with his engineering years of experience have made him an integral component of Aquila.

DDI: 01962 718387
Mobile: 07852 969 150