Expert 524260 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years of Maritime experience with expertise in marine transportation operations, marine construction contracts, marine construction management, claim analyses; nautical sciences such as navigation, piloting, seamanship, shiphandling, rules of the road, meteorology, vessel stability, and cargo handling. I have additional experience in maritime claims involving bulk carriers, petroleum tankers, cargo vessels, roll on/roll off vessels, passenger vessels, oceanographic research vessels, tugboats/towboats, petroleum and bulk products barges, oil-drilling rigs, crane and dredge barges, offshore supply vessels, ferries, commercial fishing vessels, oil spill response vessels and recreational boating craft from personal watercraft (jet skis) to megayachts. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 135048 - NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience with Environmental Control, Indoor Air Quality, and Industrial Hygiene in a wide variety of occupational areas. I have special experience in such industries as organic chemicals, petroleum refining, ferrous and non-ferrous foundries, specialty chemicals, surface coatings, machining, and general manufacturing, as well as solving problems through engineering methods. I have extensive experience in asbestos inspections, abatement, operations and maintenance, training, state and federal regulations, and personal injury including asbestosis, lung cancer, mesothelioma. I am well-versed in aspects of Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, RCRA, TSCA, and a variety of state environmental regulations. I am also experienced in dealing with OSHA violations of health and safety standards including duplicate sampling, compliance, settlement agreements and expert testimony. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

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Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience on the convenience retail / petroleum marketing industry. I have experience in top management positions in both entrepreneurial and large corporate business environments. I have also spent over a decade working as a convenience retail expert witness and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 435828 - 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 more than 35 years experience in the mid and downstream energy business working for major oil companies. I started my career in refinery process engineering and progressed to financial analysis and strategic planning for the downstream businesses. I led commercial trading and distribution operations, directing regional crude oil supply and distribution for a 150 million barrel per year network in the distribution of gasoline, jet, and diesel fuels. As President and CEO for small petrochemical business, I led the construction start-up and operation of a $215 Million plant in the United States with an International Joint Venture partner. As President of a large fuel retail business, I had responsibility for domestic franchise and company gas station and C-Store operations as well as an International C-Store Franchise consisting of 700 franchisees, 3000 convenience stores, and $3 billion in annual revenue. Currently, through my company, I provide consulting services in the Petroleum Refining and Marketing business. I have been called upon as a consultant and expert witness for franchise business disputes, gas Station-C Store Facilities’ Standard of Care, Insurance fraud, wrongful terminations, fuel pricing, business valuation, and franchising. My work as an energy industry expert witness for over 5 years includes providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 520511 - CT MA NJ NY

Expertise Description

As an international logistics expert witness based in the east coast, I have more than 10 years experience in the fields of Global Logistics and Supply Chain Management. I am an expert in International Business, International Trade Compliance, Project & IT Management, Contract Management, Quality Control, Supply Planning, Business Development, Startup Management, Strategic Planning & Forecasting, Policy Systems & Procedures, Inventory Control and Management, and U.S. and International Transportation Regulations.

Expert 520577 - NY

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a Regional Business and Quality Specialist, Project Manager, and QMS/Compliance Auditor in the public and private sectors in both the environmental and petrochemical fields with emphasis on business strategy and expansion, account management, regulatory compliance, quality and risk management, as well as analytical methods development for chemicals, RFG, ULSD, biodiesel, oils, water, soils, liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and natural gas (LNG). My expertise also includes pricing and establishing contracts, laboratory management, client relations, marketing, and ISO 9001 systems (QMS) auditing; proposal writing, business development, proficiency in full range of instrumentation and repairs, LIMS and other data systems; highly advanced skills in GC and GC-MS, designing, certifying, and implementing methods. I also have prior experience working as an environmental and petrochemical expert witness in New York by offering such services as deposition and courtroom testimony.

Expert 519780 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have spent over 30 years in the Merchant Marine and Offshore Oil/Gas Industries with a particular focus in Structural steel/aluminum design and analysis; Due diligence support to ship owners/operators; Advisor to US Port Authorities on connection of merchant ships to Shore Power ("Cool Ironing"); and the Project management of large engineering projects (Structural, Electrical, HVAC, Piping, Outfitting, Machinery / Equipment installations, Hydraulic systems). I have experience with Oversight and budget responsibilities for large complex marine engineering projects, naval architecture, and structural engineering with design and construction in both steel and aluminum.

Expert 520115 - PA

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience working in the petroleum and renewable fuels industry, I have spent my career focusing in the product areas of gasoline, diesel fuel, marine fuel, biodiesel, biofuels, jet fuel, heating oil, and fuel additives. I have also spent time providing consultations as a petroleum expert witness in Pennsylvania.

Expert 511671

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in the chemical and oil and gas sectors with expertise in exploration and production. My recent work areas have focused on well construction – casing design and cementing, well integrity, solids injection (fracture slurry injection), CO2 geologic sequestration, and hydraulic fracturing/stimulation of tight oil/gas reservoirs. I have in-depth experience and knowledge of production operations, well testing, reservoir engineering, geophysical logging, drilling, stimulation, completion, and workover operations. Previous international experience includes chemical process engineering in Germany, petroleum engineering (production of oil and gas both off-shore and onshore) in Saudi Arabia, and in oil and gas E&P production/operations and waste management, and injection/disposal wells in the United States. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 59093 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the field as a Petroleum Engineer, I have also earned certifications as Fire and Explosion Investigator and as a Fire Investigator Instructor. I am an experienced drilling (land, offshore and deepwater), production and completion engineer specializing in, among other areas well and blowout control, drilling planning and operations, site supervision, rig and site safety, drilling rigs, drilling optimization and drilling problems, production impairment/restoration, and fracturing. Most of my research and development efforts are in the field of drilling and related problems. I have developed the vertical intervention concept from a floater, offset kill concept from a barge and design concepts for shallow gas diverters. Also, I have done research in the area of differential pressure pipe sticking. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 510372 - WY

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the Oil and Gas Service Industry. I founded an energy company to provide petroleum-engineering consulting to the industry. I have provided an array of white collar and blue-collar services, allowing clients to choose only the services that are needed. I work with engineers, geologists, landmen, accounting, pumpers, supervisors, and regulatory techs. I am Professionally Registered as a Petroleum Engineer in multiple states. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 508717 - AL LA

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience with drilling well sites and over 25 years as a Professional Engineer in both Petroleum and Environmental Engineering. I have been Drill Site Manager, and also a Professor instructing on subjects such as drilling fluids and technology, petroleum computational methods, reservoir fluids, well completions, well logging, and artificial lift. I also provide forensic engineering investigations for site accidents and issues. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 505602 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Petroleum Engineering with expertise in work related to formation damage, petrophysics, and natural gas engineering. I have experience with hydraulic fracturing, oilfield water management, and improved oil recovery. My research interests include: flow in porous media, water/waste injection, and surface and colloid chemistry. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations and deposition.

Expert 395843 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Petroleum Drilling with expertise in directional, horizontal, high-angle, and extended-reach drilling, and well configurations. I have experience in drilling equipment and rig operations, contractual dispute, drilling operations management, and in the administration of rig and operating company personnel, as well as in the implementation and administration of safety policies and standards. I thoroughly understand negotiation and administration of drilling-related contracts. I am also familiar with the application of the Drilling Engineering function to drilling and drilling-related activities. Additional, I have worked with abnormally pressured and sloughing shale, shallow gas, managing pressure, and under-balanced drilling conditions.

Expert 503796 - NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the Liquid Petroleum Industry with expertise in Offshore Petroleum Terminals. I have experience with liquid petroleum (crude, products) and gas (LNG, LPG) cargo handling and storage facilities, single point mooring (SPM), Multi-Buoy Mooring (MBM/CBM), and offshore cargo transfer systems (FPSO). I have additional experience with oil and gas pipelines, manifolds, pigging and PLEMs (land/submarine), and Military marine terminals and home-porting facilities. My specific areas of expertise are conceptual development, pipe flow and hydraulic analysis, pipe system stress analysis, stress and vibration, piping & pipe support design, pipeline on-bottom stability, pigging, prime movers, spill containment, spill booms and hazard analysis and risk assessment (HAZOP), vibration analysis & machinery diagnostics, and pipeline integrity and FFS assessment. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 503848 - WI

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the Marine-Petroleum Industry with expertise in helping clients understand and mitigate risk in chartering and operating petroleum tank ships. I have experience with voyage and time charter petroleum tanker operations, tanker inspection and vetting administration, due diligence review of tanker and barge fleet acquisitions, incident investigation and arbitration tribunal attendance, and harbor and export system project evaluation. I have additional knowledge of offshore petroleum production; major shipyard modification program management and quality control, major oil spill response, deep-draft marine petroleum storage terminal operations, and preparation of USCG approved petroleum tanker operating procedures. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Expert 128471 - AL TX

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience specializing in handling, transport, storage and loading of unit and bulk materials by conveyor systems. My expertise includes: design of materials handling systems and conveyors of various types as in: belt conveyors, screw conveyors, roller, slider, overland, pipe, steep angle, screw, drag, bucket elevators and pneumatic. I have additional expertise in specialty mobile machines, (track, rail, and wheel mounted), stackers, reclaimers, snow loaders, mobile screening plants, self-unloading trains and ships, ship unloaders and shiploaders. My design experience includes auxiliary process equipment, truck and rail car loading and unloading systems, thaw sheds, dust collection & suppression systems, feeders, bins, hoppers, scales, mixers, screens, and crushers, all of which have been utilized by the following industries: power, mining and quarrying, aggregate, grain, aluminum, steel, minerals processing, cement, pulp & paper, ports & intermodal terminals, chemical plants, cogeneration of electricity, concrete block and brick, ore heap leaching, refineries, hazardous waste, recycling & composting. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 56433 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in suppression of accidental and incendiary fires of petroleum, rubbish, vehicles, vegetation, and structures. My expertise includes: fire cause and origin; fire company management; fire fighting; rescue; evidence collection; liability identification; criminal investigative procedures; investigative techniques and burns; laws of arrest and firearms; arson fire indicators; arson for profit; live fire investigations; fire chemistry; explosives and post-blast analysis / investigation; electrical fires; wild land fires; vehicle fires; fatal fires; human scent evidence; and juvenile fire setter investigation. I also have experience in portable fire extinguishers, halon / carbon dioxide systems, smoke detectors, emergency lighting, and standpipe / sprinkler testing. I have prior expect witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 39824 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Vehicle Appraisal with expertise in Aircraft, RV's, Machinery and Equipment, Petroleum Equipment, Refineries, Terminals and related equipment. I have experience with inspections and damage estimates for corporations, heavy equipment appraisal, insurance companies, and fiduciaries. I have additional knowledge of the automotive, aircraft, machinery and equipment, and petroleum industries. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 501503 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the Petrochemical and Refining fields with expertise in the dismantlement of industrial facilities and industrial buildings. I have experience with decommissioning, demolition, explosives, dismantling, asbestos abatement, and asset recovery. My focus is on industrial facilities including petrochemical, oil & gas, refining, metals, power, manufacturing, mining, and also to categorize and strategically liquidate scrap metal and other surplus assets. I have provided consulting services with all aspects of the dismantling, demolition and asset recovery process, and am also an estimator. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 398560 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Toxicology with expertise in pharmacological and biochemical medicine. I have experience with cause-and-effect relationships, as well as, medical malpractice (prescribing errors), pharmaceutical product liability, drugs of abuse, chemical exposures and consumer product exposures and liability. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 461901 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the Petroleum and Natural Gas industries with expertise in wells, drilling rigs, Oilfield Engineering, safety programs, industry standards of care, and industry standards and practice. I have additional knowledge of production management, reservoirs, natural gas, design planning, pipelines, and oilfield equipment. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 460691 - CA(N) CA(S) TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Petroleum Geology with expertise in company formation and management. I have experience with earth movements, gas and oil exploration, oilfields, sandstone and diatomite zones, pollution, geology, basin studies, and land acquisition. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 446497 - FL IL NJ NY PA TX WA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in Convenience Store and Gasoline Station Operations. My experience includes convenience store chains, petroleum distribution and truck stop, and station properties. I am a PMPA expert on Oil-supplier-distributor/franchisee and distributor-dealership relationships including contract terms, credit and billing matters, as well as experience in Distributor and Dealership bankruptcies. My expertise also includes, P & L Responsibility, product distribution and marketing, proprietary foodservice, fuel brands, petroleum equipment, and Underground Storage Tanks (USTs). I have prior expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 438898 - CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Chinese Law and International Policies / Business Transactions. My scope of experience includes Chinese trade and investment law; technology licensing contracts; business organizations and corporations; domestic transactions in private equity financing; U.S. business transactions in the People’s Republic of China, including offshore petroleum, exploration, technology licensing, trademark registration and tax planning; joint venture agreements; and other legal issues of investments within involving China. I have working knowledge of Chinese family law and jurisdictional issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 413114 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Gas Station and Convenience Store Management. My extensive experience includes lender and borrower disputes, oil company and operator disputes, supply contract disputes, partnership income and expense disputes, defaulted and dark status gas station, car wash, convenience store facilities, liquidations process, management and operations, asset recovery, environmental matters, underground UST systems, site assessment, valuation and recovery, Phase I, Phase II, private owners, dealers, private investors, take-over of business, and project management. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 315515 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

P.E., Ph.D. – Consulting expert with experience in the field of Environmental Compliance and Engineering. Experience includes water quality and water supply; methane gas mitigation; municipal solid waste handling; waste-to-energy conversion; design, siting and integration of desalination, water recycling, and solid waste recycling facilities; environmental assessment and remediation of industrial facilities; water usage; petroleum products distribution; and large-diameter pipelines and pipe network hydraulics and design. Additional experience consists of water distribution networks, potable water supply, methane, mathematical modeling, pipeline system optimization, facilities optimization, and water treatment facilities. Prior expert witness experience.

Expert 12583 - MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA), System Integration, and Industrial Control Systems. I have a strong technical background in SCADA and PLC computer-based industrial controls and networks. I have extensive experience with hardware and software, such as Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC and SLC), graphical interface products, and Distributed Control Systems (DCS). I have experience with Pharmaceutical Current Good Manufacturing (cGMP) environment and Validation of computer software for Biotechnology process controls. My additional experience involves electronic Microsystems development with embedded software and design of innovative high-tech systems and products that support diverse industries, including medical equipment, semiconductor manufacturing equipment, environmental, petroleum (gas), pharmaceuticals, and engraving equipment. My consultations include the defense industry with satellite communications, navigation computers used on Polaris submarines, and navigation computers for aircrafts. My other experience consists of feasibility studies, engineering reviews, business plan development, market evaluation, funding research, patent application, and corporate evaluations for venture capital. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 371231 - CO

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the Petroleum Service Industry. My expertise includes tank upgrades; confined spaces; petroleum / OSHA regulations and safety training; petroleum spills and releases; and tank failure analysis. I have experience with inspection and assessment of underground storage tanks (USTs) and input to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) for the development of the underground storage tank regulations. I have prior expert witness experience.

Expert 134927 - TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Environmental Management with special focus in commercial, industrial, and oil and gas real estate industries. My expertise includes real property assessment and characterization, clean-up, and closure in the commercial, industrial, oil and gas, and healthcare industries; industrial compliance auditing, oil and gas real estate clean-up, underground storage tank project management, asbestos consulting, lead-based paint management, and industrial hygiene/indoor environmental quality consulting, including mold/fungus assessment, testing, and remediation. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 324344 - CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Downstream oil business. I have experience consulting on issues of Methyl tert-butyl ether (MTBE) phase out, gasoline price controls, corn ethanol distribution, biodiesel production, next generation renewable fuels implementation, price gouging, fuels infrastructure constraints, mergers / acquisitions, interstate commerce, petroleum logistics, and refining technology. I have over 12 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 340629 - AR

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Energy Economics with in the field. My expertise includes: oil and gas pricing, production, supply, and demand; and forecasts and analysis of production and consumption of oil and natural gas. I have additional experience in providing forecasts of products used in the exploration and production segments of the energy industry. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Expert 340481 - MI

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in digital printing and imaging. I have experience in many disciplines, including chemistry, chemical engineering, computer science, materials science, mechanical and petroleum engineering, and physics. I have conducted research on digital printing and imaging, ink, printability, coatings for nonimpact printing, theoretical and computational interfacial phenomena, molecular composites, thermodynamics of phase behavior and critical phenomena, fluid mechanics, flow through porous media, statistical mechanics, molecular simulations, percolation theory, phase behavior of polymer blends, nonlinear optics, multiprocessor computing, networking of computers, and numerical methods. I have prior expert witness experience.