Meet The Team


Our management team have over 100 years experience in subcontract engineering. They have specialsied in slightly different areas of the business so please read below to make sure you contact the one that most suits your requirements.

Phil Hand

General Manager/Sales Manager


Phil has worked for Hemlock for almost 25 years and is an expert at a wide range of engineering production methods. Contact Phil if you have an enquiry for General milling or turning batchwork.

0115 9393305 

Nick Orrill

Operations Manager


Nick has worked for Hemlock for almost 25 years and has a wealth of knowledge in cnc milling and production engieering. Contact Nick if you have a 5-axis enquiry or general milling batchwork.

0115 9393305

Rob Sinclair



Rob is the General Foreman in charge of production methods and machinery staffing. He is also in charge of the 5-axis / Robotic loading systems.

0115 9393305 

Paul Cobb

Managing Director​


Paul is the owner of Hemlock Engineering and is repsonsible for the overall strategy and financial planning sides of the business.

Caroline Marriott

Accounts Manager

Caroline heads up the central accounts departments for the Hemlock Group, located at Toll Bar House in Ilkeston.

0115 8376170

Zak White

Quality Manager

Zak is charge of the quality and inspection departments and maintains the high quality standards of Hemlock Engineering. He ensures that all products meet the expected quality standards before they go to the client.