Expert 46548 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

With over 40 years experience in geotechnical engineering, my expertise is in soil engineering, geology, foundation engineering, structural engineering, materials engineering, and hydrology. I also have knowledge in hillside residential developments, urban redevelopment, oil storage and water tanks, pipelines, bridges, multi-plate arch structures, waterfront structures, storm drains, reservoir embankments, and sewage disposal systems. I have spent more than 40 years as a geotechnical engineering expert witness with consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition.

Expert 527404 - WA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a Civil Engineer with expertise in both the design and inspection of earthen dams, soil mechanics, soil stability, hydrology, planning and designing of reservoir dams, site development, commercial and residential projects, structural engineering, and forensic studies of failed retaining wall structures and structural collinear failures. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations and depositions.

Expert 518082 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have been employed by companies and have owned companies in the business of providing underground construction for the placement of underground utilities and pipelines. My work experience spans over twenty years working directly in the underground industry. My companies have served in both Prime Contractor and Subcontractor capacities. I have held positions and job duties in companies that include but are not limited to: General Laborer, Customer Service Representative, Underground Vault (manhole) Setter, Sales Executive, Area Manager, Project Manager, Estimator, General Manager, Vice President and President. I have extensive knowledge of underground construction, related equipment and have experience in the selection, procurement, utilization, and maintenance of such equipment. A list of equipment includes but is not limited to: Trucks, Heavy Trucks and Trailers, Forklifts, Cranes both track and Truck mounted, Skid steer, Skip Loader, Backhoe, Excavator, Loaders, Compactors, Trenchers, Boring Machines, Horizontal Directional Drills (HDD), Pit Launched Directional Drills, Pneumatic Hammers, and Hydraulic Moles. I have worked and overseen successful projects to install pipeline and conduit for Cable TV, Fiber Optic, Gas, Electric, Water, Sewer, and Storm Drain. Other pipe and conduit installations include, Seawater Return Pipe Lines, Defrosting Pipeline, Hydro Augers and Contaminated Soil Remediation Lines. Under my direction my companies have built and installed Fiber Optic Conduit Networks for inner-city and long haul projects. The projects utilized High Density Poly Ethylene (HDPE) pipe ranging in size from 1 inch in diameter to 42 inches in diameter. I have served as a consultant in both private and public works and have been retained by cities, engineering firms and law firms. As a consultant, I have provided services such as expert witness, feasibility study, method recommendation, bore plan and design input, specification review, cost estimating, contractor review, project monitoring, document review, and litigation.

Expert 403237 - AL AK AZ AR BC CA(N) CA(S) CO CT DE DC FL GA HI IA ID IL IN KS KY LA ME MD MA MI MN MS MO MT NE NV NH NJ NM NY NC ND OH OK OR PA QC RI SC SD TN TX UT VT VA WA WV WY WI

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the Mineral Processing Industry with expertise in tailings and long distance concentrate pipelines, feasibility study, detailed design, mud-drilling and off-shore deep wells, and hydraulic design. I have additional experience in the design of Slurry Pumps, API Pumps, Compressors and Turbines; Pressure Vessels Packages; corrosion for refineries and mining extraction; and engineering hydrocrackers, particularly catalyst based slurry hydrocrackers. I have prior experience providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a mineral processing expert witness.

Expert 520185 - AL

Expertise Description

With over 20 years experience in the field of civil engineering, I have worked on the design of highways and streets, traffic studies, rail spurs, small bridges, culverts, drainage improvements including lined and unlined open channels, site grading and drainage plans ranging from 0.25 acres to hundreds of acres, industrial site designs, facility/port security planning, hydraulic and hydrologic studies, water and sanitary sewer systems, State Highway design changes and access permit coordination, FEMA flood map revisions, Coastal and storm water permitting, Corps permitting, pipeline routing and detailed design, and other infrastructure projects. I have also spent more than a decade working as a civil engineering expert witness in Alabama. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition to numerous clients.

Expert 321437 - AZ CA(N) CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in Civil Engineering with multiple engineering emphasis such as: Soil, Transportation and Traffic, Architectural Design, and I am also a licensed General Engineer and Building Contractor. I have built and designed custom homes, highways and roadways, and traffic signals and interchanges. I have experience with traffic control, and also retaining walls, slope repairs, townhomes, apartments, single-family homes, expansions and retrofits, and railroad construction. I have expertise in the California Building Code, seismic retrofits, manual uniform traffic control devices, cost estimating, scheduling, highway design manual, traffic manual, and public works standard plans and specifications. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 503583 - AZ TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Civil Engineering Design with expertise in Project Management, Construction Management, and Construction. My civil engineering design experience ranges from the design of grading, drainage and utilities for small commercial/retail projects to residential subdivisions, multi-family and mixed-use developments and institutional campuses such as universities, schools, and medical Centers. Also prevalent in my civil design and Project Management experience is public works projects including street, highway, bridge and drainage related facilities improvements, water, sewers and sewer system design. My Project Management and Construction Management experience includes the aforementioned project types as well as substantial experience with coal fired electric generating plants, strip mines railroads and dams associated therewith. I also have experience with the construction of natural gas pipelines and compressor stations. Early in my career, I was a field engineer working for a general contractor on a major wastewater plant expansion. For over 10 years, I have owned and operated a heavy construction company involved with a wide variety of projects as described above, including work on major electrical substations and within power plants. I have over 15 years experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 97148 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 15 years experience in land development planning with facilitating coastal, urban, and rural development projects. My expertise includes: land use planning, geography, subdivisions, general plan amendments, commercial and residential development, parks and recreation development, property rights, regional geography, physical geography, cartography, meteorology, cultural geography, industrial development location theory, and spatial development pattern prediction. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 56498 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a hydrogeologist and geologist. My expertise includes: civil engineering; coastal erosion; engineering geology; environmental engineering standards-of-care; flood hydrology; groundwater / surface water assessment / development / litigation, management / protection; hydrocollapses; landslide evaluation (groundwater / seepage source determinations); seismic risk evaluation; sewer-line failure and resulting groundwater contamination; water pipelines; water resources development / remediation; water rights; watersheds / runoff issues; and wells (wellfields, wellheads). I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96979 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in oceanography, specializing in coastal engineering. My expertise includes: beach nourishment; coastal development / engineering / processes; data analysis; environmental monitoring; estuarian dynamics; hydrology; kelp reefs; lagoons; maritime engineering; nearshore oceanography; numerical modeling; offshore structure design; reefs; shoreline changes; simulations; structural dynamics analysis; tsunamis; water quality monitoring; wave measurements and climate cycles; and wetlands restoration. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 96523 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have 20 years experience with civil engineering specializing in urban transportation solutions, including: capital maintenance projects, complex interchange design, and corridor planning studies. My expertise includes: bridge design; construction management; environmental compliance; field inspections; forensic, geotechnical, structural, and transportation engineering; hydraulics; hydrology / drainage; highway design; land development; large cut and cover tunnels; public works; quality assurance / quality control; retaining / tieback walls; seismic retrofits; sound walls; specifications; surveying; toll road design; transportation, and value engineering. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 40161 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in hydrology and geomorphology. My areas of expertise include high energy sediment transport, erosion floods, debris flows and mudslides, hydrology of landslides, impact of fire on watersheds (burnt watersheds), and watershed hydrology fluvial systems. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 8875 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the field of Civil Engineering. My expertise includes hydrologic analysis, flood analysis and hydrographs. I have experience with numerous projects, plannings, and studies involving hydrologic flood routing, open channel and flood plain projects, dams, urban runoff by-pass systems, lake water quality, earth retention, and general civil engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 8872 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in civil engineering. My areas of expertise includes: water resource systems, hydrology, hydraulics, computer modeling, water resources planning & design, engineering economy, and water resources economics. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience.

Expert 20384 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the fields of Water Resources Engineering, and surface water Hydrology and Hydraulics (H&H), with specialized expertise in water resource systems analysis, engineering and computer modeling. I have developed storm drain master plans, designed and performed hydraulic analyses of storm drain systems, re-defined floodplains, evaluated dam and reservoir system flood control operations, and performed statistical probability analyses of storm and flood events. Additionally, I evaluate alternative flood control measures, and conduct studies in forensic hydrology and hydraulics (from the causes of flooding and evaluation of historic flood events, to the hydraulic factors leading to drownings).

Expert 11727 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in engineering and hydrogeology. My areas of expertise include: water resources, solid and hazardous waste management, and environmental assessment. My project involvement has included feasibility studies, environmental impact analysis, site investigations, pollution control, and pollution remediation engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 435101 - FL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Meteorology. My areas of expertise includes hurricanes, high winds, industrial air pollution, weather forecasting, wind storms, forecast evaluation, precipitation/no precipitation, extreme low temperature, weather observing, geographic and meteorological data analysis, air quality data analysis and validation, climatological reports and environmental assessments. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 107650 - AZ CA(N) CA(S) NV OK OR WA

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a Civil Engineer. My expertise includes drainage design & Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), construction, hydrologic analyses, site-work, facility assessments, and hydraulic computations, as well as working with storm drain channel systems and pipe systems. I have extensive technical knowledge of all phases of site development design, with particular emphasis on grading, drainage, pavements, and civil utilities. I also have substantial experience with engineering portions of site selection studies and evaluations, many of which ultimately developed into design and construction projects ranging in size from small commercial and industrial parcels to large public and private developments. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience.

Expert 321268 - FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Environmental Engineering. I have experience in virtually all aspects of contaminant release mechanisms and compliance; environmental assessment and remediation, with specific expertise in the due diligence and assessment process; soil and groundwater contamination assessment; fate and transport phenomena, including biological transformation and groundwater geochemical interactions; hydrogeological impact analysis; environmental and public health risk assessment; cleanup strategies and costs; building assessment; building sites; claims and loss damages; and the rules and regulations that govern these activities. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.