Devonport Management Limited, Devonport Royal Dockyard

DML operated the largest naval refit base in Western Europe. Their largest contracts were with the MOD(N) for the ongoing refurbishment of Nuclear Powered Submarines.

DML became part of Babcock Marine Services in 2007


June 1988 – July 1995 Design Engineering Support Engineer


First line systems management of DML's Naval Design CAD production and development Providing technical support and guidance to MOD and design staff in matters of Naval systems development.


September 1984 - May 1988 Electrical, Communication Engineering


Installation of Ethernet and optical fibre networks. Refitting / Installation of RF waveguides and electronic equipment onboard O-Class submarines and various surface ships, Validation of electrical systems at sea trials. Maintenance of high voltage switch gear and frequency changers for supplies to HM ships. Servicing of Electrical Distribution Substations and the installation of Low and Medium voltage circuits such as SCADA Telemetry.