Our Technical Services Team is on hand to offer help and advice. We don’t think our expertise can be beaten. Here is a brief snapshot of our team:
Daniel Clayton – Technical Services Manager
Daniel has worked in the building materials sector for over 20 years, with international experience of ceramic, refractory, roofing, polymer, cement, aggregate, ready mix and concrete products. He has worked on diverse projects including the widening of the M25, radiation shielding for North Middlesex Hospital and containment units for the Pirbright Institute of Animal Health. Prior to joining ARDEX UK in 2016, Daniel spent 4 years working in Canada for a large construction material supplier, where he was responsible for R&D and Quality Control. During his time in Canada he sat on the technical committee for CSA A23 (Canadian concrete standard) and was a guest lecturer at universities for engineering undergraduates.
Darren Robinson – National Training and Development Manager
Darren has been in the industry since leaving school and started his career in the flooring sector. After setting up his own business, Darren joined the training and assessing side of the industry and holds NVQ level 1 & 2 and has an A1 assessor’s award. Darren joined ARDEX in 2014, working closely with complimentary manufacturers to deliver installation demonstrations across the UK.
Moray Anderson – Technical Services Representative
Moray has worked in tiling for over 45 years. He started in his family's tile design and production business, before becoming a tiling contractor working in and around London. In 1988, 10 years later, he joined ARDEX as a Technical Services Representative, bringing with him his first-hand experience of tiling. Ever since, he has assisted and trained thousands in the industry with his expert guidance. He has also assisted in the introduction of several new ARDEX products, and has played a key role in some of our most prestigious specification projects, from the London Aquatics Centre for the London 2012 Olympic Games to the Dubai Mall which, as a 165,000m2 refit, was ARDEX UK’s biggest ever project order. More recently, Moray joined the Stone Federation Technical Committee in 2016 and was voted Employee of the Year in the 2017 TTA Awards.
Colin Ward – Technical Services Representative
Having started his career in Civil Engineering, Colin has 42 years’ of experience in the industry and has worked with contractors, manufacturers, consultants and distributors across the UK and Middle East. Colin has been at ARDEX for 28 years offering in-depth knowledge to its clients and providing premium training and guidance for screeding, flooring installations and tiling.
Ian Lawton – Technical Services Representative
Ian began working in the flooring industry at the age of 18, gaining experience in the high end retail carpet sector, before joining a commercial flooring company, and sub-contracting for some of the largest companies in this field. Ian has built up extensive knowledge and experience by working on local and European projects, before joining ARDEX in 2002.