EOGB expands technical team


Steve O'Neill

We have strengthened our technical team by appointing Stephen O’Neill as Technical Specifications Engineer.

Stephen, a former professional rugby player, re-trained as a gas fitter when he retired from playing in 2001 due to injury and is currently studying for a Master’s Degree in Industrial & Commercial Combustion Engineering.

In his capacity at EOGB, Stephen is responsible for burner commissioning, servicing and specifying for all types of commercial, industrial and processing applications.

Commenting on his appointment, Stephen said: “I’m excited about my new role at EOGB who, for me, stand out not just for their technical capabilities and product range but for the highly personalised and efficient service that is at the centre of everything they do.”

Paul Barritt, Managing Director at EOGB, said: “We’re pleased to welcome Stephen to EOGB. His impressive enthusiasm and knowledge of the industry will be a great asset to the team as we develop and grow the business.”

Stephen played for the Newcastle Falcons in the team that won the premiership title in 1998. During his sporting career he also played for Gateshead Thunder, the Irish Exiles and the Ireland Wolfhounds.