Our Team

Tieval consists of a small team of highly skilled staff interacting to achieve all aspects of the company operations.
James Boaden - Managing Director

James joined Meccasonics in 1981 after training as a metallurgist, having progressed from Electronic Production Manager to Production Manager and then Sales Director he became Managing Director of Meccasonics in 2000. A founder member of Midas-NDT, James has thirty five years of experience within the NDT industry.
Dawn Boaden - Financial Director

Dawn joined Meccasonics in 1996 bringing fifteen years of experience in financial control and purchasing. A founder member of Midas-NDT, Dawn is responsible for the overall day to day operations of the company.
Ben Daffurn - Technical Manager

With a BSc from the University of Leicester, Ben specialised at Midas-NDT in the control of motion control parameters for inspection systems and operates predominately as Technical Manager.
John Aldridge - Software Engineer

With vast experience in C++ programming John was responsible for writing the latest Tiview software package for fan blade inspection systems.
Matt Groome - Service Engineer

Matt was employed as an electronics engineer at Midas-NDT for many years and predominately acts as a service engineer.
Jim Goulding - Service Engineer

Jim joined Tieval in 2015 as a service engineer and the administrator of the company ISO 9001 quality system.
Brian Nelmes - Mechanical Designer

Brian is a qualified Mechanical Design Engineer and has worked for numerous companies over a long career using AutoCAD Inventor.
Tom Blunt - Service Engineer

Tom joined Tieval in 2019 as a service engineer.