Tributes have been paid to Harry Christopher Woolhouse, 32, from Market Deeping near Peterborough, who was killed after a double-decker bus reportedly plunged into a ravine in Malaysia yesterday.
The bus full of tourists was understood to be returning to Singapore from a trip to Redang Island off the Malaysian coast when it fell down a 15-metre slope at an oil palm plantation yesterday.
Mr Woolhouse had recently moved to Singapore where he worked for engineering company Atkins.
The firm has paid the following tribute:
– Dr Martin Grant, CEO of Atkins’ Energy division
“We are deeply upset to hear about the sad death of Harry Woolhouse in an accident in Malaysia.
"Harry worked in our oil and gas division in Singapore and was a long standing member of the Atkins family.
"He joined us as a graduate chemical engineer and had worked for us in the UK and more recently in Singapore.
"He was a highly popular colleague who was an extremely capable young engineer who had a very promising career ahead of him.
"He will be very much missed by us all. We offer our heart-felt condolences to his family and friends at this very sad time.”