Projects

Case Studies

  • South Caernarfon Creameries

    South Caernarfon Creameries Wales

    28 tonnes per day of cheese production.
    John Knox at South Caernarfon Creameries
    • Cheese training for staff and cheese making assessments for cheese hygiene, yield improvement and product development using pilot plant.
  • Isle of Man Milk Marketing Association

    Isle of Man Milk Marketing Association Isle of Man

    Testing cheese pH
    • Main study and actions to improve cost control and cost per kilogram of cheese ex-factory by reducing cheese overweights, improving yield control and quality management.
  • Nada Dairy

    Nada Dairy Saudi Arabia

    26,000 cow herd and milking four times per day.
    Nada Dairy - Heat Exchange
    • Major annual cost savings achieved.
    • A specialist team was developed to improve process plant procedures, product packaging disciplines and strategies for water saving and wastage reduction.
  • Whitbread

    Whitbread

    £1 billion Food Business. Pubs, clubs, hotels, country clubs, franchises (e.g. TGI Friday and Costa Coffee).
    • Prepared strategic quality management document for whole company.
    • Trained quality managers (12) to same technical auditing standard and corrective action for sustained improvement.
  • Kerrygold Company Ltd.

    Kerrygold Company Ltd.

    • Carried out feasibility Study, design and project management of new cheese grading and packing factory build to 13,000 square metres of packing rooms, bulk cheese stores, finished product cheese stores, staff facilities and offices.
    • With a capacity suitable for:
      • Natural cheese
      • 3oz cheese spread
      • 150gm processed cheese in tubs
      • Cheese analogue blocks
      • 200 staff in production, distribution, technical and administration roles

Other Projects

  • Matteson Walls Manchester

    • Quality Management
  • Matteson Walls Durham

    • Quality Management
  • Nada Dairy Saudi Arabia

    • Product yield improvements for milk and yogurt
  • Everest Dairies

    • Paneer and catering yogurt
  • SocietĂ© Chambourcy Paris

    • Yogurts and Dairy Desserts
  • Whitbread PLC

    • Quality Management & Strategy Document covering £1 billion diverse food business
  • Geest Costa Rica and UK

    • Food Quality and Food Safety Systems for Fresh Pasta, Salads and Pineapple
  • J Sainsbury

    • Work on low salt cheddar cheese.
  • Nestle Sweden

    • Yogurt Production
  • South Caernarfon Creameries Ltd.

    • Cheese developments and training
  • Scottish Milk Marketing Board

    • Cheeses
  • Kerrygold Company Ltd.

    • Manufacturing Director for 14 years
  • Adams Foods Ltd.

    • Design of Cheese and process cheese plant and project manage new factory build
  • Unigate Foods Ltd.

    • Cheese automation
  • Van den Berghs

    • Oils and fats
  • West of Scotland Agricultural College

    • Cheese trials and teaching to Diploma course
  • British Innovation Council

    • Cheese developments
  • Staffordshire Cheese Company

    • Gained PDO and operated for 10 years
  • Society of Food Hygiene Technology

    • Presented 2 Day HACCP Courses and examination
  • International Register of Certificated Auditors

    • Presented 2 Day Internal Auditor Courses and examination
  • SALSA and BRC Development

    • Developed with various food businesses
  • Isle of Man Creamery Ltd.

    • Factory assessment for further development
  • Training and Enterprise Council

    • ISO 9000 Development
  • MCE Engineering Derby

    • Development of cheese plant designs
  • Orrawi Marketing Consultants

    • UK Artisan Cheese Profiles
  • Pik & Pak Burton on Trent

    • Product storage and food safety
  • Redlands Farm Northampton

    • Goat Cheeses
  • Rowley Farm Dairies Windsor

    • Cheese and Yogurt
  • Sparta Software Systems Israel

    • USA and European Study of Software used in Quality Management Systems
  • Shetland Island Cheese Project

    • Milk utilisation
  • Stevie Houston Cheese Farm N. Ireland

    • Design of Artisan Cheese Dairy
  • Waterford Dairy Manchester

    • Milk Processing and Quality Management
  • Waterford Dairy Durham

    • Milk Processing and Quality Management
  • What on Earth London

    • Organic Foods
  • Taste of Staffordshire

    • Marketing Group Member
  • Society of Dairy Technology

    • Consultant
  • Laverstoke Park Produce Farm Hampshire

    • Quality management
  • Cottage Delight

    • Cheese Developments
  • Institute of Food Science & Technology

    • Chairman Member Relations Committee for 7 years.
    • Lectures at Universities, including Reading, Surrey, York, Cambridge.
  • Haverhill Meat Products J Sainsbury owned

    • Quality Management and Food Safety
  • Poultry Factories Norfolk

    • Quality Management and Food Safety
  • Gafoor Poultry Products Ltd. Preston

    • Quality Management and Food Safety
  • Gusto Alimenti Nottingham

    • Pizza
  • Chef’s Prime Coventry

    • Yogurt
  • B. Sandwiches Nottingham

    • Sandwich Quality management and Food safety
  • W. M. Barrowcliffe & Sons Nottingham

    • Quality Management Systems
  • Campden & Chorley Wood Food Research

    • Develop stable soft cheese for Dubai
  • Manor Bakeries Newcastle under Lyme

    • Food yield improvements and staff training
  • Rumenco Animal Feed Company Burton upon Trent

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Combined Crops Framlingham

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Reaseheath College

    • Chairman, Development of Degree Course
  • Kanegrade Foods Ltd.

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Farmhouse Cheese Co. Ltd.

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Padleys Meat Products

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Westway Dairies Ltd. Bristol

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Farm Produce Marketing Ltd. Nantwich

    • Yogurt Technology Audits and Reports
  • PERA International Melton Mowbray

    • Quality Steps Plus Programme
  • Alvis Brothers Ltd. Bristol

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Twinings Tea Hampshire

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • F. J. Need Ltd. Nantwich

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Chequer Foods Ltd. Telford

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Guernsey Dairy Guernsey

    • ISO 9000 and Internal Auditor Training
  • Dartcash Engineering Stoke on Trent

    • Management Development and Training