At Cockayne, we successfully deliver projects to the cask filling and disgorging industry. This ability rests significantly on our employees.

Beginning with our long-running apprentice scheme, we prioritise the development of our engineers from the ground up, instilling a broad skills-base and a wide range of experience. We are proud of our record of long-serving employees and continue to develop our workforce for the benefit of our customers.

Ben Carter - Chief Executive, Edwards Engineering

Ben’s background is in major project delivery and performance improvement in international supply chains. He has worked with and for a number of leading global businesses including Rio Tinto, Babcock International, Orica and CP Kelko and has a broad range of industry experience across chemicals, paints, lubricants, explosives, mining and agriculture.

Martin Brownlee - Director, Edwards Engineering

Martin is the managing director of DPS Systems and has over 30 years’ experience as a Control Systems Engineer. Martin worked extensively as a senior manager specialising in Industrial Systems, Automation and Control. Focused and customer oriented, Martin and his team strive to provide outstanding customer service whilst delivering superior technical solutions.

Steven Turner - Commercial Director, Edwards Engineering

Steven is an accomplished General Manager, Director and Business Adviser. His background is in Sales and Marketing where he managed both Major Accounts and International Markets for companies including Casio, Acco Brands and Collins Debden. He is commercial director at DPS Group where he leads the company’s business development and marketing activities.