Tony Abbey has over thirty years industry experience, working for BAE Systems, Rolls Royce, Airbus, Westland Helicopters, Boeing, MBDA, Goodrich and Alenia. Building on his extensive industry expertise, Tony has developed and taught a wealth of FEA based training over the last fifteen years including many of NAFEMS classroom and e-learning courses.
Recent live NAFEMS on-site classes and other updates May 1st 2015 by Tony Abbey, NAFEMS Training Manager March was a hectic month - with three customized training classes in England and Scotland. First stop was Atkins Ground Engineering Group in Epsom, with a tailored Dynamics Analysis Course for some of the more
Shot-Peening Over Coffee and Pie September 20th 2013 by Tony Abbey, NAFEMS Training Manager Firstly, I must make an apology for yet another aviation related blog intro. On Saturday I was offered, out of the blue, a ride in an open cockpit Stearman biplane from 1942. It has a 220 hp engine, but is quite a heavy plane at just more
Unwind With A Little Post-Crash Mozart September 11th 2013 by Tony Abbey, NAFEMS Training Manager I had the privilege of attending the NAFEMS World Congress in Salzburg in June. It was a busy time for myself and my e-learning colleague Kamran Fouladi as we gave a series of short classes to act as tasters for the full courses more
Clyde Cessna's Famous Photo August 29th 2013 by Tony Abbey, NAFEMS Training Manager Every Saturday when I am in town I work as a part time volunteer at Yank’s Air Museum in Chino, California. If you are in the area please come and check it out, it is rather special. If I am there don’t forget to say hello. One of more