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Who We AreWho We Are

At Phoenix Hull we recognise that our staff are our biggest and most valuable asset and pride ourselves on their skills and abilities which are continuously reviewed and updated. We recognise the importance of their contribution towards overall customer satisfaction and have provided a short profile of those most likely to be one of your initials contacts with us.

Lawrie Hodges

Lawrie HodgesLawrie is one of the founders of the company. After Undertaking a formal engineering apprenticeship, Lawrie spent the next thirty years working in various roles and divisions within Tate and Lyle. Lawrie held numerous positions including UK Production Director and finally, Group Production and Consumables Director based in the Netherlands. As with all good things, they must come to an end, and when Tate & Lyle decided to sell the group of companies Lawrie took the opportunity to establish Phoenix-Hull.

He continues to demonstrate his commitment to business development and improvement coupled with his strong belief in customer satisfaction, timely delivery and value for money.

Tony Dixon

Tony DixonTony is the other co-founder of the company. After undertaking a formal engineering apprenticeship, Tony spent the next twenty years working in various roles and divisions within Tate and Lyle. In his final role he was responsible for the control and management of all work subcontracted out of the Hull based site.

Tony is always looking at process improvements and has recently championed significant changes to the workshop layout, improved the interfaces between the project engineers and the workshop and supported the development of an integrated Management System covering Operations, Heath & Safety and Quality.