Adam Childs, Director & General Manager - Barkell
Adam Childs is Director & General Manager of Barkell Ltd (part of the Airedale Group). Adam originally joined Airedale International Air Conditioning Ltd as Quality Manager in February 2015 and is still instrumental in the delivery of Airedale’s quality manufacturing processes. He made his transition into his role at Barkell in September 2016.
Adam is originally an Apprentice trained Aircraft Mechanic and has completed the qualifications of HNC, NVQ, City & Guilds and BA (Hons) in Business & Management. Adam is an experienced manager and leader who has a strong background and belief in continuous improvement and lean manufacturing.
In his spare time, Adam unwinds by spending time with his children. He is also an avid health enthusiast and gym goer.
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Date: 22nd July 2019 | Posted in: Blog
The first in a new series of R&D blogs from Jade Swan-McCay, Laboratory Engineer at Airedale. This month's topic: F-Gas and the work behind the scenes involved when developing products for new refrigerants.
Date: 21st July 2019 | Posted by: Airedale Team | Posted in: Blog
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