Don joined the Station in 1995. A Fitter and Turner with over 30 years experience, he has been involved in the full scale house testing projects and fabricates and maintains the specialised CTS loading and test equipment. Don installed the Air Box Facility and installs and monitors the building product tests. He also constructs intricate building and terrain models for the Wind Tunnel testing. Don returned to the Station in 2010 after 18 months working at the University of W.A.