International Mining Expert Witness NY 535157

Expertise Description

I am an experienced international mining expert witness with more than 50 years in the industry. My expertise includes mine safety, iron, copper, and phosphate. I have developed a process to produce pre-patina copper sheet, negotiated reduced eclectic power supply, and re-engineered a number of process to reduce cost and waste. I have additional experience in wind generation power and bank progress monitoring, as well as, experience in Chinese’s joint venture dispute, and patent protection, Chinese venture operations and start-up. I have been offering deposition and consultations for over 35 years as an international mining expert witness.

Mining Engineering Expert Witness Indiana 534868

Expertise Description

I am a knowledgeable mining engineering expert witness with more than 45 years in the industry. My areas of expertise include the design, construction, and maintenance of impoundments; impoundment abandonment plans; mine safety; ventilation; requests to abandon refuse piles; emergency response plans; ground control plans; and plans for sealing shafts, slopes, and drift openings for coal mines. I have spent over two decades providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a mining engineering expert witness.

Geophysics Expert 525510 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience in the field of Geophysics with a focus in near-surface geophysics, microgravity surveys, assessing geotechnical conditions beneath coal ash ponds and canals, soil resistivity surveys, using karst conditions and to assess mine voids and hazards, and soil resistivity surveys. I am offering my services as a geophysics expert witness.

Conveyor Systems Expert 521856 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in industrial construction with expertise in the design, fabrication, construction, retrofit, component application, start up, belt splicing and general maintenance of bulk material handling conveyors, stationary and mobile conveyors, stackers, reclaimers, ship loaders, crushers, truck live bed systems, metal detectors, vibrating components, magnetic separators, fire protection systems, sampling systems, screens, bucket elevators, belt conveyors, screw conveyors, steep angle conveyors, drag chain conveyors, hoppers, chutes, impacts, screening systems, dust control (wet, dry and vacuum), warehouse conveyor systems, and various road paving equipment. I have also offered my services as an industrial construction and hydraulics systems expert witness.

Land Use Expert 510386 ID

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience as an Environmental Historian. My expertise is in 19th and 20th century land use and water history. Through extensive archival research I have helped clients prove: historic access rights on federal lands, historic mining rights, historic character of watercourses, culpability in CERCLA negotiations, and original intent behind contracts and legislation. My research also includes issues related to road access matters, water rights, mining development, stream navigability, irrigation facility development, storm water disposal, mine waste disposal, historic surveys and boundaries, and Superfund liability and clean-up. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

civil engineering design Expert 503583 AZ

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.

Construction Expert 48086 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a professional engineer and licensed general contractor in consulting, design, construction project management, university teaching, and research. I specializes in structural analysis / design, damage and failure investigations, and construction defects / accidents. I have expertise in performance evaluation of constructed facilities including the effects of natural (wind, earthquake, flood, fire) and man-made (vibrations, blast and impact) hazards, damage assessment, and repair and retrofit design. Has served as an expert on small and multi-million-dollar claims. My experience includes buildings, bridges, concrete cooling towers, offshore platforms, silos, damage investigation of single and multi-family residential, commercial and historic buildings, storage tanks and underground water conduits, blast in underground coal mines, explosion in a chemical plant, effect demolition, pile driving and new construction on adjacent buildings, excessive floor vibrations, cracking, settlement, wind, fire and flooding damage, foundation distress, retaining walls, slabs and pavements, evaluation of defective concrete, terrazzo and other construction materials, water intrusion damage, contract disputes, product liability, accidents, personal injury, property damage, and failures during construction. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Workplace Safety Expert 46349 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in areas of industrial workplace safety and training, especially in mining, tunneling, construction, and explosives. I have experience in trucks and trucking, including general maintenance and air brakes; surface and underground mining; tunneling; construction; general safety; and Cal/OSHA. I have conducted safety training in all phases of mining for employers, employees, and contractors in the mining and tunneling industries, and safety training in explosives, tire, welding, and other associated industries. I have administered examinations for blasting, gas quality testing, explosion cause and origin, and safety representative licenses in the mining and construction industries. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Intellectual Property Expert 464454 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Intellectual Property with expertise in analyzing competitive patent landscapes, patent valuations, validity/infringement studies, and customized technology sector databases. I have additional experience with reasonable royalties, infringement, validity, willful infringement, complex trademark infringement, inequitable conduct, standards in licensing, IP-related malpractice, and fiduciary duties of officers/directors on IP issues. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Mechanical Engineering Expert 430142 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering. My extensive experience includes engineering assessments, claims investigations, litigation support, high pressure steam boilers, gas, oil coal and refuse fuel burners, air systems, turbines and rotating equipment, and HVAC. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geotechnical Engineering Expert 341031 AK

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in Geotechnical and Pavement Engineering, performing and supervising subsurface investigations as well as field and laboratory testing in soils and rocks. My soil engineering projects involve earthwork including site development and foundation investigations, slope stability, retaining wall systems, soil stabilization and foundation repair, performance of pavements and subgrade conditions, soil compaction and its associated properties, seepage and impoundment failures, subsidence / settlement damage, ground movement, soil excavation, soil sampling, soil-structure interaction, as well as other soil mechanics and foundation problems. My forensic and engineering projects in rock include stability and support of underground working in salt, coal, and hard rock; grouting; rock excavation behavior and difficulty; subsidence engineering; and seepage in rock. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.