Our Team

Our Team

The company is a ‘coming together’ of several, well known, industry specialists who have a passion for quality and service at a sensible price.

Antony Prior
Managing Director

A very enthusiastic individual who has 28 years in the business, he has completed various contract’s from start to finish ranging from £1,000 up to £1.6 million. He is able to communicate with clients at all levels and discuss programmes and specifications if required.

Contact Details:
  • antony@arpaint.co.uk
Key Skills:
  • Extensive knowledge of the painting industry
  • Able to give advice on specifications
  • Solving paint defect issues
  • Fulfil client’s expectations and understand their requirement’s
  • Complete jobs on time and within budget
Areas of expertise:
  • Quality control (Paint Inspection)
  • Shot blasting
  • Paint spraying
  • Preparation to ST3 standards
  • Completing Rail work to specification
  • Environmentally aware
  • Health and safety aware
  • Method statements and risk assessments
  • Managing all labour and sub-contractors
  • Delivering job specific tool box talks
Qualifications and Training:
  • Approved ICATS Trainer
  • Paint Inspector
  • NVQ Level 4 in Management
  • CSCS
  • PTS
  • IOSH
  • City and Guilds Advanced Craft Certificate
  • Estimating Course
  • C.O.S.H.H. (Control of Substances Hazard to Health)
  • Director’s roles and responsibilities

Roy Dodd
Contracts Manager

A highly motivated and energised individual with over 31 years experience of contract painting management in the domestic, light commercial and industrial sectors. Constantly succeeds in achieving his objectives and targets, with a proven track record of winning contracts. Is able to communicate effectively with people at all levels within organisations and with external clients.

Contact Details:
  • roy@arpaint.co.uk
Key Skills:
  • Extensive knowledge of the painting industry
  • Thinking of improvements or alternative decisions
  • Planning goals and executing them
  • Creative problem solver
  • Makes sensible decisions
  • Positive attitude
  • Logical thinker
  • Listening and following instructions
Areas of expertise:
  • Estimating, surveying, tendering, bill of quantities, taking off from scale drawings, submitting interim applications including agreeing and submitting final accounts
  • Able to competitively estimate complex jobs
  • Shot blasting, vacuum blasting, airless spraying and specialist coatings
  • Painting interior and exterior of power stations, refineries, factories, offices, supermarkets, schools, apartment blocks and housing
  • Supervising sub contractors in all aspects of painting and decorating, including tendering, agreeing accounts and ensuring continuity of labour
  • Supervising sub contractors in electrical work, brickwork, tiling, double glazing, joinery, plastering, fitting complete bathrooms
  • Experienced in all aspects of job specification and method of work statements for customers
  • Agreeing tenders and accounts
  • Work control and customer Q.A. packages
  • Risk assessment and safety auditing
  • Roy has won contracts with a value of £500 up to 1.2 Million
  • Three year City and Guilds in painting and decorating
  • B Tec Level three course in surveying
  • C.I.T.B. Construction Site Managers Safety Certificate
  • Quality Assurance conforming to ISO 9002
  • C.I.T.B. Risk Assessment Course
  • C.I.T.B Construction, Design and Management Regulations
Training Courses attended:
  • C.O.S.H.H. (Control of Substances Hazard to Health)
  • One day Management Solvents Workshop awareness
  • One day Risk Assessment and Q.A.
  • One day Fire Retardant course
  • Two day Executive Manager training seminar
  • One day Rail Seminar
  • One day Business Development Seminar

Jordan Dodd

A young keen individual who has learnt an awful lot in a short time, Jordan has recently completed his 2nd Year in College, studying a HNC in Construction and the Built Environment and now has attained the qualification. Throughout his short working career Jordan has been successfully able to widen A&R’s client basis and resulting in winning new contracts.

Contact Details:
  • jordan@arpaint.co.uk
Key Skills:
  • Listening and following instructions
  • Understanding client`s requirements
  • Producing specifications
Areas of expertise:
  • Surveying
  • Estimating
  • Producing estimates
  • Taking off from scale drawings
  • Method Statements
  • Risk Assessments
  • C.O.S.H.H. (Control of Substances Hazard to Health)
Qualifications and Training:
  • CSCS
  • NVQ Level 4 in Civil Engineering
  • HNC: Construction and the Built Environment