Our People


James Walters M.Eng

James Walters M.Eng

Managing Director
Having achieved his M.Eng in Civil Engineering in 1988, James subsequently spent four years gaining experience as a Projects Manager in the construction industry before joining the family business in 1993. James's experience with Walcon however began at a much earlier age, when he spent many a school holiday working both out on site and in the factory.
John Donald

John Donald

Contracts Director
John joined Walcon in February 1997 having spent the previous 20 years in the Middle East. He brought with him extensive project management experience and his principle responsibility at Walcon is to oversee the smooth running of installations.
David Philbrow

David Philbrow

Production Director
David joined Walcon in September 1996 with a background in production engineering. On a day to day basis his duties include the ordering of materials and the logistics of meeting factory production targets and deadlines. His principle objective is to maintain the quality and service for which Walcon is renowned while keeping abreast of the latest innovations and customer requirements.
Keith Walker FCCA

Keith Walker FCCA

Financial Director
Keith joined Walcon in November 2011 and was appointed Financial Director in May 2022. Prior to this he worked for companies involved in Sawing and Bar Storage technology and a brief sojourn into the FMCG market, always leading from the front with his very hands on management style. Keith has been a Fellow of the Association of the Chartered Certified Accountants since November 2005.
John Allen B.Eng (Hons), C.Eng, MICE

John Allen B.Eng (Hons), C.Eng, MICE

Technical Director
John joined Walcon in October 2012 and was appointed Technical Director in May 2022. Prior to joining Walcon he spent sixteen years working for a firm of multidisciplined Consulting Engineers gaining experience in the Civil, Marine, and Rail sectors. John has been a Chartered Member of the Institution of Civil Engineers since 2006.
Our Employees

Our Employees

Walcon Marine is justly proud of its staff, many of whom have been with the company for 25 years or more. And not just at estimating, accounts and administration, but throughout the organisation in Manufacture, Transport, Installation and After-Sales Care.