Office of the Registrar
General Information (2015/2016)
7.22 Technical Services, Department of

  • Director
  • Meaney, R., B.Eng., M.Eng., Memorial, P.Eng.
  • Manager, Finance and Administration
  • Fagan, S., B.Comm. Memorial
  • Electronics Division
  • Pope, B., Manager
  • Dawson, G., Refrigeration & Cryogenics Supervisor
  • Maloney, W., Electronics Shop Supervisor - Engineering
  • Oldford, M., Instrument Shop Supervisor
  • O'Leary, B., Computers and Data Communications Supervisor
  • Snook, C., Electronics Shops Supervisor - Sciences
  • Mechanical Division
  • Cramm, D., B.Eng. TUNS, P.Eng., Manager
  • Bidgood, W., Welding/Sheetmetal Shop Supervisor - Engineering
  • Connors, C., Machine Shop Supervisor, Biomedical Division
  • Dalton, R., Welding/Sheetmetal Shop Supervisor - Sciences
  • Murphy, R., Model Fabrication Supervisor
  • Power, B., Glassblowing Supervisor
  • Snook, D., Machine Shop Supervisor - Engineering
  • Sooley, S., Machine Shop Supervisor - Sciences
  • Supply
  • Brazil, B., Supply Supervisor

The Department of Technical Services is wholly responsible for developing and maintaining specialized equipment to support research activities. This Department maintains and repairs laboratory equipment, specialized machinery and scientific instruments. With highly trained staff and modern facilities, Technical Services offers expertise in electronics, circuit board development, networking, computer repairs, fumehood certification, biological safety cabinet certification, scientific glassblowing, Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machining, scale model making, mechanical fabrication, and Selective Laser Sintering (SLS). The Department also operates a cryogenics facility to supply liquid nitrogen and liquid helium required by the scientific community at Memorial University of Newfoundland. The employees of Technical Services work closely with researchers to develop and build custom apparatus and prototypes.