Alan was avarded a PHF in a private ceremony proir to 2015 Changover. The following information was provided by Alan in 2014.
Year you joined Wellington North: 1987. Introduced by Francis Small.
Classification you held on joining. Engineering/Mechanical
I am a practicing as a professional Mechanical Engineer on the inspection, design and certification for critical structural components on heavy road transport trucks and trailers.
I work for the Institution of Professional Engineers NZ and I carry out competency assessments for Chartered Professional Engineers.
I also work for the Transport Accident Investigation Commission and I carry out reviews of Investigators Reports on rail incidents when required and report to the Commissioners
Family details. Alyce and I have now had 49 years of married bliss and it all seems like yesterday. We have 3 great adult children, 2 of which are in Sydney and the other one is here in Wellington. Between them all they have produced 7 absolutely stunning Grandchildren. We see them all on a regular basis, more especially those in Wellington.