North West Regional College, 78-80 Strand Rd, Derry/Londonderry, BT48 7AL

Dean McGonagle

Dean McGonagle

Dean provides professional design support and technical mentoring to businesses. He graduated from Queens University Belfast in 2018 with a MEng (Hons) in Aerospace Engineering.

Prior to joining the Business Support Centre, Dean gained industrial experience in manufacturing and design engineering in the biomedical and aviation sectors. He has advanced proficiency in Solidworks and CATIA CAD packages along with experience in FEA, programming and business intelligence.

Dean has expertise in plastic vacuum forming, including tool design, DFM and production support within a premium aircraft seating provider. Dean has excellent project management skills having delivered large scale aircraft cabin modifications to the world’s largest leasing companies, where he provided everything from work instructions to material management and implementation support. A placement within the biomedical sector allowed Dean to gain valuable experience across the entire product lifecycle, from NPD through to testing and maintenance.

NWRC Engineering Technical Consultant Dean McGonagle.
Dean McGonagle
Technical Consultant – Engineering