J. Barry Middlemass, Managing Director of Lockwood Beck Limited, has considerable experience in the field of mechanical mine clearance and mine clearance equipment. Before embarking on a career in mine clearance, He served in the military, including reserves, for a total of twenty-nine years, specializing in mines, explosives and improvised explosive devices. When he resigned his commission, he devoted himself fulltime to mechanical demining. As a director of Aardvark for ten years, he had a key role and made a significant contribution to the company's success. Currently, JBM runs his own consulting company, Lockwood Beck, advising a variety of clients on mechanical mine equipment. One of the projects he has been recently involved with is the development of the COMPACT 230 MINECAT.
Busé, Margaret S.
"THE COMPACT 230 MINECAT, J. Barry Middlesmass Lockwood Beck LTD.,"
Journal of Mine Action
: Vol. 3
, Article 6.
Available at: http://commons.lib.jmu.edu/cisr-journal/vol3/iss2/6