Bathgate Silica Sand

The Team

General Manager

David has been with the Bathgate Group for over 35 years and is responsible for overseeing operations for Arclid. He originally started out as a lab technician for sister company Bathgate Silica Sand, later moving to his current role of General Manager for both Arclid and Bathgate Silica Sand.


Transport Manager

Peter ensures that the overall operation runs smoothly, from driver availability to maintaining the fleet to optimum levels. With over 20 years’ experience in road haulage, he began his career as a powder tanker driver. He’s an International CPC holder and is well equipped to handle the responsibility.


Sales Operations Manager

Mark has gained considerable knowledge during his 28 years in the industry. In the 20 years he has been with Arclid, he has developed both operational and commercial skills, ensuring smooth and efficient handling of client accounts. Mark is always available to provide help, advice and quotations.


Traffic Manager

Les is responsible for routing the vehicles, quickly dealing with requirements and providing customers with a prompt and efficient service. He has been working in transport since he was 18 (when he started as a driver) and has worked his way up to Traffic Manager, accumulating strong experience along the way.


Traffic Assistant

Andy’s strong background in distribution ensures that he knowledgeably and proficiently processes all orders and queries. He’s highly focused on customers’ requirements, leading to a high level of flexibility, efficiency and control in the scheduling process.


Administration Assistant

Anwen's been with Arclid for 9 years. She is responsible for purchase and sales invoices, payroll, reporting and administration. She is a trained Navigator for Classic Car Rallies, an Accredited MSA Rally Marshal, and Treasurer for the Sandbach Transport Festival.