Meet The Team

Who's who at JBD Tritec and Excel Engineering Services

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Graeme Belch

Managing Director

Graeme is responsible for strategy, development and management of the businesses and the people in it.
He has been with the company since 1989, starting as a Project Manager.
He became Engineering Director in 1992 and Managing Director in 1999. He has a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Dundee University and previously worked with DSSR in Glasgow and Aggreko in Dumbarton.


Eric McLean

Financial Director

Eric is responsible for Finance and Administration for the companies, the remit also covering HR, IT and compliance.
Eric joined the company in 1994 becoming Financial Director in September of the same year.
Eric has a Bachelor of Accountancy degree from Glasgow University, gained before training with Ernst & Whinney.
Eric previously worked with Gallaher PLC as Commercial Manager for the Middle East before being posted to Madrid for three years as Divisional Director for Iberia.


Henry Dougan

Operations Director

Henry is responsible for all operational aspects of the companies and directly controls our team of Contract Managers and factory output.
Henry joined the company in 1989 and worked his way through the ranks, being appointed as a Director in 2003.
Henry controls all major projects undertaken by the company and has excellent knowledge of most pipework systems and materials.


David Young

Divisional Manager - Pump Division

David was appointed in 2009 as the Contracts Manager for the newly formed Pump Division, and promoted to Divisional Manager in 2016. He is responsible for the management of the division including sales, quotations, supply contracts, service and repairs.
He has a BSc(Hons) in Mechanical Engineering from Strathclyde University and previously worked with the Weir Group.


John Ogilvie

Divisional Director - Excel

John runs our subsidiary company, Excel Engineering Services, based in Whitburn, being responsible for all aspects of the company’s performance. 
John joined JBD Tritec in 2007 as a Contracts Manager, and transferred to Excel in 2009 as Operations Manager, and was appointed Divisional Director in 2016.
He is a time served millwright having been trained at Yarrows and also worked as a multi-skilled technician with Chivas Brothers in Dumbarton.


Archie Houston

Fabrication Manager

Archie is responsible for fabrication and mechanical works and also supervises the contract labour hire side of our business. 
Archie joined the company in 1991 working as a fabricator in the factory and also out on various sites, being promoted to Workshop Foreman in 1999. 
In 2002, Archie was appointed as Fabrication Manager and quotes, quantifies and delivers all our steelwork fabrication orders.


Alan Gaston

Pipework Manager

Alan is responsible for pricing works, purchasing materials, contract manning and job completion.
Alan served his apprenticeship as a pipefitter in Yarrow shipbuilders from 1988 to 1991 before moving on to cover works in oil and gas, distillery, petro chem and pharmaceutical sectors, joining JBD Tritec in October 2004.
Alan moved through the ranks, soon becoming a chargehand and then moved in to management in 2009, his wide range of experience being an asset when looking at a variety of contracts.


Scott McKenzie

QHSE Manager

Scott is responsible to the MD on all matters relating to Health & Safety and is responsible to the Operations Director for the proper running and enforcement of the Quality System.
Scott joined the company in 2006 to secure our accreditation and we now hold the three major standards applicable to our operations.
Scott studied at Falkirk College of Technology and also worked with EDC Pipework in Grangemouth.
He has an HNC in Quality Management, NEBOSH, is our manual handling trainer, tech IOSH, IOSH managing safely and also deals with our internal audit function.


Una Kane

Finance Manager

Una is responsible for accounts processing, preparation and reporting and for the running of the admin function and staff.
She also controls IT performance. Una also oversees the running of our Whitburn site, liasing with personnel there and ensuring IT links function properly.
Una joined the company in 2008 and has a wide range of experience, from banking to the motor trade as well as plumbing / building and interior design.


Phil Mcintyre

Pipework Manager 

Phil is responsible for pricing works, purchasing materials, contract manning and job completion. Phil served his apprenticeship as a mechanical fitter with Howden Process Compressors before becoming a draughtsman and finally a design engineer through his twelve year career with Howden. Since joining JBD Tritec in 2015, Phil has worked within a broad range of industries including pharmaceutical, waste water, distilleries and food and drink.


Iain Brown

Pump Sales Engineer

Iain joined the Pump Division in January 2015 and has 30 years pump industry experience, 12 of which have been in sales roles. He served a Technical Apprenticeship with the Weir Group and held various roles with them over an 18 year period.His responsibilities include pump, spares & associated equipment sales, quotations, order processing and purchasing.


Graeme Wilkinson

Structural Project Engineer

Graeme is responsible for pricing, purchasing materials, contract manning and job completion of structural steelwork fabrications and installations, working alongside our fabrication manager.
Graeme joined the company in 2018, and brings 25 years construction industry experience including managing structural steel, secondary steel and metalwork operations.  He also has vast experience in both management and site installation of most roofing and cladding systems. 

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JBD Tritec tel no: +44 (0) 141 440 1292
Excel tel no: +44 (0) 1501 744588