Bob Downing

Engineering Advisor

Bob is a seasoned engineering professional who brings decades of experience to Re:Build DAPR Engineering Nashua, serving as a Senior Engineering Advisor. Graduating with a Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Northeastern in 1989, Bob has held key roles in various industries, showcasing his expertise and leadership. Throughout his career, Bob has contributed significantly to the development and production of innovative technologies. From his tenure at Desktop Metal, where he served as the Principal Manufacturing Engineer, to roles at DEKA, Beacon Power, Premium Power, and GE Aircraft Engines, Bob has left a lasting impact on the manufacturing landscape. Notably, he played integral roles in developing printing systems and world-class jet engines. If it rotates, Bob has had his engineering hands on helping design it.

Outside of the professional realm, Bob enjoys spending time with his family, particularly working on cars and various projects in the barn with his boys. During the summer months, he can be found walking his dog and hosting pool parties. In the winter, Bob and his wife operate a Christmas tree farm.