I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Aerospace Fasteners, including Fastener Manufacturing, and distribution. My experience includes aerospace fasteners, manufacturing, distribution, import source management, and market research. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.
I have more than 15 years experience in Fastener Engineering. I focus on process design, product and process reliability, and product applications. My expertise includes fastener manufacturing (raw materials; fastener metallurgy, including raw materials, forming, and heat treatment; quality assurance; manufacturing engineering support; automated inspection methodology; lean manufacturing and cost reduction; and coatings, including electroplating, galvanizing, phosphating, and emulsions); applications engineering (joint analysis in automotive, structural, machinery, fluid storage & pipeline, pressure vessels and other applications; fastener selection and design; fastening technology and methodology); and laboratory and testing (failure analysis; applications testing; fastener laboratory design). I have over 5 years expert witness.