Our team of engineers are always happy to go the extra mile. Giving our customers a reliable and professional service is one of our core goals. Our team of qaulified engineers are always happy to support you 24/7.

The Lely team of engineers have been part of the business for many years. Several of the team have over 10 years of experience. Each with their own areas of expertise, so you can be sure that your machine is in the best hands possible.

Service employees

Liam Bowen
Service Manager

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
Over 10 years

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
Juno, not only does it save a huge amount of time for the customer but also has the fastest return on investment. The Cows soon learn that if they see the Juno running they have fresh food and intakes increase.

What do you do in your spare time?
As a father of two, I enjoy going on crazy adventures hunting dragons in castles or sea monsters at the beach.

Best moment of working at LCM?
It's not a single moment, but I enjoy seeing the customers faces during start-ups as they can truly see the benefits of the investment.

If you were an animal, what would you be?
A dog, they seem to have a stress-free, enjoyable life.

Tom Windsor
Service Team Leader

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
4 years

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
The Lely Astronaut. It is the best way to milk cows efficiently, and increase milk production.


What do you do in your spare time?
I'm a fireman, play rugby and also enjoy walking my dogs.


Best moment of working at LCM?
Being able to my job confidently. Always get a buzz when i fix something. When the farmer is happy. I'm happy.


If you were an animal, what would you be?
Crocodile. People wouldn't want to upset me

Chris Woodward
Barn & Feed Team Leader

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
9 and a half years

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
My favourite Lely product is the Vector feeding system, it maximises the usage of forages on farm by ensuring fresh feed for the livestock 24 hours per day, 365 days a year, come rain or shine.

What do you do in your spare time?
I run my own farm at home producing beef, with the aim of having my own Vector in the future. I am a father to two, and enjoy driving anything fast around some tight bends!

David Neal
Service Engineer

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
7 months

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
The Astronaut, I like seeing how calm and content cows are being milked on a robot

What do you do in your spare time?
Not too much lately - thanks to COVID

Best moment of working at LCM?
Satisfactory completion of job

If you were an animal, what would you be?
Never really thought about it!

James Thomas
Service Engineer

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
I joined the Lely team in June 2019.

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
I really enjoy all of the lely products, to pick a favourite would be either vector due to there endless capabilities being able to constantly scan and check which cows need more feed depending on there roll in the farm ie milkers or young stock, I also really like the discovery collectors due them doing the job that nobody really likes to do

What do you do in your spare time?
I have a few hobbies when I am not spending time with my two daughters, I have a kitcar that I built over ten years ago, I have a ford capri that I am currently restoring. And I also enjoy getting out clay shooting

Best moment of working at LCM?
Starting up a vector install that I helped Chris Woodward install earlier this year, great sense of a achievement to see hours of work come to a end and see happy cows after

Oliver Craner
Service Engineer

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
18 months

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
Vector – An unfathomably big upgrade for any farm without one, Dairy and Beef, big or small.

What do you do in your spare time?
Play rugby, tend to my sheep and race my track car.

Best moment of working at LCM?
Completing an Astronaut software update on my own for the first time.

If you were an animal, what would you be?
A cow on a fully kitted out Lely farm. No animal more content than a cow with a Lely collar round it’s neck

Steve Wright
Service Engineer

How long have you been a part of the team at LCM?
I have been with Lely since 2007

What's your favourite Lely product, and why?
A5 Astronaut. Its slick, fast and accurate

What do you do in your spare time?
Having time with the family off road motocross riding.

Best moment of working at LCM?
There is no best moment for me every day is different, the job is what you make it.

If you were an animal, what would you be?
Unsure! I've never thought about it!

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