Contact Tim Pryor


Over 30 years in the current field, from Trainee-Technician as school leaver. Mechanical Engineering (further) Education and background training, including some time as machinist in engineering workshop (School of Industrial Science as it was then).

Specialise in:

Gas control-system and delivery-system design and construction.

Furnace (electrical) construction, repair and operation.

Temperature control and measurement.

Gas detection and related safe systems of work

Current activities

Provide technical support to contract and student-based research in areas such as:

Corrosion Fatigue

High Temperature Corrosion

Erosion and wear


Chemical Vapour Deposition

Also act as First Aider Building Fire Safety Monitor (B57), Fire Marshal, COSHH assessor, Deputy NSM and technical assistant to 3 SHEL areas.