Self Employed Directory

Many of the Members of the IED are self-employed and offer their services for use by the general public. The list of self-employed members is below, you can search for a specialist according to the field of expertise in the list on the left hand side of the page. The resulting links will show the field of expertise of the Member, plus contact details.

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Mr P C Edmondson MIED


Electro-mechanical design/draughting for food, petrochem, aircraft, MOD and general engineering industries. Specialist in mechanism design. Experience in project/design management, value engineering etc. 3D solid model design using AutoCAD and Mechanical Desktop. Technical design consultant for Mirabella V Yacht (world's largest yacht) and lecturer in mechanical design and design management.

Mr B S Hapgood IEng MIED


Structural engineering design and detailing. Building design and planning.

Mr N Hughes BSc(Hons) IEng MIED

Lutton, Devon

Operating as a freelancer, I offer a range of mechanical engineering, design and 3D CAD modelling skills, with specific experience in bespoke machinery and moulded product design.

Mr B Kirkhouse BSc HNC FTC IEng MIED


Time served mechanical engineering designer. Over 25 years experience. Concept designs from first principles. General mechanical and structural , special purpose machines, product design for manufacturing, mechanical handling systems,structures, fabrications and mechanical services. 3D modelling, assembly and detail drawings, parts lists, specifications, complete design package. *CAD Solidworks, Inventor, AutoCad, Cadds5

Mr S Lang BSc CEng MIED

Fareham, Hampshire

A Chartered Engineer with many years of experience within design and engineering management. From contracting NPD, design and project management to individual design and modelling projects carried out using in-house CAD equipment, through Design and Technical Solutions Ltd ( I am very flexible with the services I provide. I am equally happy doing business on a fixed term contract basis as fixed cost sub-contract projects. I have experience across a number of industries including ...

Mr A MacLachlan BSc(Hons) MIED

Ipswich, Suffolk

Contract Mechanical Design Engineer, focusing on the complete design of special purpose machinery for varying industries, 10+ years’ experience. I also maintain my own Licence of Solidworks (premium) complete with CAD workstation. Other CAD package experience Auto-desk Inventor, AutoCAD, RADAN and IDEAS NX. Fully conversant with 3D modelling of parts and assemblies, 2D drafting/geometric tolerance to BS8888 standards, design for manufacture, rotating machinery, mechanisms, motors, belts, gears ...

Mr R Marchant BEng(Hons) MEng CEng CTPD MIED FRSA


We revel in cross fertilising ideas from one industry to another, from one application to another and use of the latest technologies where they will be the most appropriate, or more tried and tested technologies where they offer the best solution. We have the structure, expertise and culture to deliver excellence in all our work - design, development, testing and manufacture. Our production lines are designed to be flexibly reconfigured to suit customer demands so that low volumes and changes ...

Mr G B Marston IEng MIED


Computer-aided design/draughting of building services (electrical/mechanical).



Services offered are: Mechanical Engineering design, Assistance on product development in the field of passive fire protection and thermal insulation, Advice and assistance on product testing requirements, particularly in the field of fire testing and thermal testing, Bespoke test rig design and assistance in test rig construction, Project management assistance.

Mr N D Nemanishen IEng AMICE AMI(Struct)E MIED


Consulting structural engineering. Computer aided draughting, detailing reinforcement and structural design analysis.

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