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LTC provide a wide range of detailed consultancy, training and testing services for the Laundry industry.

We provide expert services to both Government & Private institutions, our key sectors are health, hospitality and textile manufacturing.

The LTC head office is based in the UK however we work globally especially in the Middle East and Southern Africa.  We also provide independent advice to the Public.

The key members of our team include:

richard_neale_framedRichard has a PhD in Chemical Engineering and has worked for a many of years in the Chemical industry (Petro-chemical and Industrial Chemicals). in July 1983 Richard was appointed as the Managing Director of FCRA (Fabric Care Research Association) where he lead the laundry industries research, training and consultancy for 5 years.

He subsequently started his own consultancy business in the UK, LTC Limited.

The consultancy has grown and evolved into LTC Worldwide. Richard is Chairman of the company and a Fellow of the Guild of Cleaners and Launderers


Steve_Anderton_framedSteve trained at Derby College whilst with the Lakeland Pennine Laundry Group of Laundries and Drycleaners during the late 1980’s, gaining both Production and Management experience in large Laundries and Drycleaning units. He joined JLA in the early 1992 and became a leading authority in Ozone Technology, Wet-cleaning, Healthcare laundering and the profitable operation of smaller ‘In-house’ on premise laundries.

He joined LTC in 2007 to head-up all Training, bringing with him his wealth of experience as an NVQ Assessor, Trainer and Internal Verifier. Steve was appointed Managing Director in 2010 and is a Fellow of the Guild of Cleaners and Launderers and President of the Midland Launderers and Cleaners Club.


Stuart_Boyd_framedStuart also trained at Derby College whilst with Smarts Laundry group and has spent over 30 years in the laundry and dry cleaning industry working in the Private sector with organisations including Cannon, Brooks and two NHS laundries. Most recently he has combined this expertise as a Management and Business lecturer within UK Further Education. This has included extensive working overseas delivering processing and management training courses and seminars.

Stuart is a specialist in the areas of laundry chemistry, operational management, specifying and refurbishing facilities, staff development, mentoring and motivation as well as the identification and delivery of management solutions. Stuart was appointed a Director in 2011 and is a Fellow of the Guild of Cleaners and Launderers


Fiona_Cawood_framedFiona has over 21 years experience as an Executive PA. She’s also worked as a Sales Administrator and Customer Services Assistant for a retail clothing company and has also worked as an Office Administrator in a Data Marketing company.

Fiona joined LTC in January 2010 and has bought with her a wealth of systems & procedural knowledge. Fiona takes care of orders and the preparation of reports & accounts. Fiona also manages on our textile testing and fault appraisal service.

Fiona has recently been appointed to the Board of Directors and is Company Secretary.


DeDebbie_Rutter_framedbbie studied at Huddersfield university and has a HND in Textile Design. She has specialised in textile design, testing and manufacture for over 20 years for several organisations including Courtaulds as well as practicing as an independent consultant.

Debbie joined LTC in 2012 bringing a wide range of textile knowledge. Debbie is responsible for textile testing and preparation of technical reports. Debbie also assists Fiona with the administration of the business.