Hi, I’m Doug and I think of myself as a doctor for pumps, fixing them up so they keep working. Problem solving and team work are essential. I am enthusiastic about engineering, and I love how I have been able to work all around the world on an exciting variety of different projects.
Doug is a Mechanical Engineer whose speciality is pumps – he combines a keen desire for new future challenges with a love of restoring old heritage machinery.
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Doug has worked all over the world fixing pumps and machinery. He sees himself as a doctor for pumps and loves to get hands on taking things apart and tinkering. He thinks the best way to get started with engineering is to play around with nuts and bolts and to get started creating things from a mix of everyday materials. See his nuts and bolts activity ideas and some crafting suggestions motivated by different stories.