Carl Woolley

MEng BEng AMIMechE
Carl is the Managing Director and founder of Design and Analysis Ltd. Starting in Nuclear Engineering and Bulk Handling, Carl moved into the Rail Industry in the late 90’s. Since then he has worked as a structural engineer on most of the UK’s new build train projects for Alstom, Bombardier and Hitachi. He has expert knowledge in the field of rail vehicle analysis including crash simulation using RADIOSS.

Glynn Hodgkinson

Glynn is an all round excellent Engineer. His experience stretches across numerous industries including military, mining, road transport , yellow goods and rail. Expert in the use of CAD and FEA from static analysis to advanced non-linear crash analysis. Experienced in the programming of Excel and TCL script to automate and integrated manual calculation method with our FEA tools.

Matt Wallis

Matt is an experienced, professional Stress Engineer. He has an in depth knowledge of Rail vehicle bodyshells, mechanical systems, cost effective solutions and corrosion repairs. Experienced in using a variety of CAE tools with expert knowledge in the use of Excel and MathCAD to automate manual calculations. In addition to rail Matt has an extensive experience of Telehandler analysis for JLG.

Phil Wyatt

Phil is an extremely experienced rail Stress Engineer. He has worked for both Alstom and Bombardier in positions of key responsibility. He has a world of knowledge in the design and analysis of rail vehicle carbodies. He is the companies foremost expert in the application of BS 7608 ‘Fatigue Design and Assessment of Steel Structures” and BS 8118 ‘Structural use of Aluminium‘ for our fatigue analysis work.