Tom has ten years experience at P&S Marine, having undertaken an apprenticeship under John and Derek, the previous owners. Over the last ten years Tom has converted his professional qualifications into hands on experience at P&S Marine and now has a wide range of skills enabling him to undertake canal boat maintenance and repair. He has many years of MIG welding experience and an MMA qualification having taken a city and guilds welding course and has learnt much of his steel fabrication skills from John. Electrical, plumbing and heating work has been taught by Derek and he is able to troubleshoot the most common problems relating to these systems. Engine servicing and installation experience over the years enables him to carry out these tasks confidently and professionally. He is currently in the process of fitting out his own boat, NB Asopus, expanding his experience and knowledge, particularly in relation to woodwork. Tom is now the new crane driver at P&S Marine, having taken over from John.