Fuel Service Station Expert Witness CA(N) 514158

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 55 years working with fuel service stations. My expertise is in the construction and design of service stations, fuel system design, retrofitting of existing fuel stations, fuel management systems; installation of underground storage tanks, the product piping, secondary containment of piping and monitoring equipment; permit procurement; and gas station operations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 25 years as a fuel service stations expert witness.

Waste Management Expert Witness AZ 519990

Expertise Description

I am an experienced waste management and recycling expert witness. I have spent more than 25 years working in merger & acquisition due diligence, business development, waste management collections, landfill operational management, recycling facilities, safety, transportation and contract negotiations, as well as WastebyRail programs development and operations. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 5 years as a waste management and recycling expert witness.

Offshore Oil Gas Engineering Expert 530434 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience working in offshore oil and gas field development. My expertise includes offshore field development – subsea, umbilicals, risers, & pipeline systems; mooring & offloading; LNG terminals / FSRUs / small scale LNG: LNG terminals- FSRU, FLSU, FSU, onshore modules & gas facilities, small scale LNG vessels, liquefaction facilities, small scale LNG/CNG, and LNG bunkering. I have provided my services for more than 10 years as an oil and gas expert witness.

Fire Explosion Analysis Expert 528679 TX

Expertise Description

I have spent over 55 years in the field of fire & explosion analysis. My areas of focus include liquefied petroleum gas and natural gas fires/explosions; research and testing involving fires in structures and combustible materials; fire code reviews, fire safety analysis; fire modeling; fuel gas application and installation review; and computer modeling. I have additional knowledge in fire & explosion analysis; gas system analysis & testing; accident reconstruction & vehicle analysis; electrical engineering; advanced electronic systems; mechanical engineering; civil & structural engineering; root cause analysis; laboratory & research facilities; and corrosion failure analysis. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 35 years as a fire explosion analysis expert witness.

Master Plumber Expert 522202 NY

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience in Plumbing & Fire Suppression, my expertise is in residential, commercial, and industrial plumbing, heating, and sprinkler systems. I have additional knowledge in fuel gas codes, backflow rules, DOB filing procedures and DAR filings. I am offering my services as a master plumber expert witness.

Motorcycle Technician and Racing Gardena Expert 523698 CA(S)

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years experience as a motorcycle technician, I have an expertise in high-performance engine building/disassembly, inspection, and cleaning, internal combustion systems; road, track, and off-road vehicles’ suspension systems, tuning, fuel injection systems and fuel mapping software; general repair, tune-ups, oil changes, valve adjustments, tire changes, carburetor tuning, suspension tuning and rebuilding, parts research and cross-referencing; and road racing and motocross racing experience. I am offering my services as a motorcycle technician expert witness.

Accident Reconstruction & Structural Analysis Expert 520330 VA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a Mechanical and Structural Engineer. My areas of expertise include mechanical design, structural analysis, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), intellectual property analysis, perimeter security, transportation safety, materials testing and evaluation including failure analysis of components in vehicular, pipelines, fuel tanks, pressure vessels, accident reconstruction, accident causation, vehicle dynamics, biomechanics, safety analyses, seat belts, airbags, occupant protection systems, guardrails, crashworthiness, crash data retrieval, accident scene/roadway assessments, total station surveys of accident sites & vehicles, vehicle damage & crush analyses, delta-v, time-position-speed histories, computer simulations & animations, and technical reports. I have spent more than a decade offering consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a mechanical and structural engineering expert witness.

Medical Device Design Expert 349285 MI

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in intellectual property, product development, and product liability litigation. I have been working as an attorney and professional engineer with an extensive background in electrical engineering. I have represented clients in all intellectual property aspects of electrical, chemical, software, and automotive components. My expertise includes project/design management, electrical system design / architecture, regulatory requirements, and product development. I also have expertise in the analysis of auto vehicles, systems, and components, including airbags, seat belts, and system diagnostics. I have also offered my services for over 15 years as an electrical engineering, medical device design expert witness in Michigan and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Propane Tanks Explosions Expert 520903 MO

Expertise Description

I have over two decades of experience in Mechanical Engineering manufacturing fuel-fired appliances. I have expertise in fire causation and explosion investigations, manufacturing equipment evaluations, failure analysis of components, product liability evaluations, fuel-fired appliances, gas supply systems, HVAC equipment, residential/commercial building code compliance, and fire suppression systems. I have also spent time as a mechanical engineering expert witness in Missouri.

Petroleum Fuel 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.

Nuclear and Fossil Fuel Expert 358895 NJ

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years of Engineering experience, my focus has been on Electrical Engineering. My experience includes many fossil and nuclear fueled generating station projects, electrical equipment, performing calculations (system study, voltage drop, short-circuit analysis, load analysis) and leading the construction effort of said generating stations. I have served as an engineering expert dealing with safe practices of operation of nuclear and fossil fuel generating stations and substations; as well as performed forensic engineering investigations for commercial, industrial and municipal agencies, such as the analysis of the effects of saltwater intrusion, due to Hurricane Sandy, on airfield lighting cables at international airports. I have also performed forensic engineering tasks while investigating fires and suspected electrical ignition sources while assisting insurance companies and the legal community. My expert witness work includes providing expert testimony in cases of electrical faults caused by excavation or other physical failure of raceway or conduit systems.

Diesel Expert 511411 MI

Expertise Description

I have more than 55 years of experience in the Diesel industry as a Mechanical Engineer. I provide consulting services regarding diesel engines, diesel combustion, alternative fuel engines, alternate fuels, hybrid powertrains, emissions from engines and government regulations on engines. I can provide expert witness testimony regarding product liability cases and regarding asbestos in diesel engines. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Energy Expert 514999 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering. As a Professor, my teaching strengths include the energy sciences such as thermodynamics, heat transfer, and fluid dynamics, and engineering mechanics such as the fundamentals of mechanical design, strength of materials, and statics. Research has included a project focused on developing and testing alternative fueled engines utilizing advanced combustion methods, development of a 50hp two –stroke spark ignition engine that operates on heavy fuel such as JP-8 and synthetic diesel generated from natural gas, and attempting to establish a research project focusing on identifying best practices for the teaching of STEM classes, specifically thermo science. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and depositions.

HVAC Expert 509313 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of experience as an Industrial Facilities Mechanical Engineer and 10 years as a Forensic Engineer. I am a professional engineer and licensed boiler operator. My areas of expertise include industrial facilities; clean rooms; boilers; chillers; cooling towers; HVAC; energy management; dematerialized water systems; and mechanical exhaust systems for dust, fumes, and radiation. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Internal Combustion Engines Expert 505631 AL

Expertise Description

I am a mechanical engineer, with over 40 years of experience in the field of internal combustion engines, specializing in diesel and natural gas engines and related technologies. I started my career in 1973 with a company where I gained valuable experience in engine design and development, before moving to the university sector in 1981. I developed research programs in diesel and natural gas engine technologies and taught bachelors’ and master’s courses in diesel engine technology, and advised graduate students at doctoral and masters levels in the field of internal combustion engine technology. In business, I have also managed the development of new technologies and innovation through small teams – processing to the leadership of a large global engineering organization with greater than 2,000 engineers. My leadership role in innovation and technology development, new product development and support has included managing resources and product development in both leading and emerging markets – most notably Brazil, India, and China. I was directly involved with almost every new engine and exhaust emission program from 1993 to 2014. These programs delivered successful engine designs with dramatic reductions of criteria pollutants, oxides of nitrogen (NOx) and particulate matter (PM) of over 98% to near-zero levels. I provided emission regulations promulgated by EPA and California. I have prior expert witness experience with consultation and deposition.

Automotive Design and Technology Expert 502410 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the Automotive industry with expertise in Automotive Design and Technology. My experience includes testing and evaluation of drivetrains, suspension systems, brake systems; chassis control systems including electronic stability control systems, and vehicle handling and vehicle stability. I formulate opinions from available factual data about vehicle trajectories, vehicle characteristics, failure modes, and design characteristics. I evaluate the potential effect of design alternatives and available technology on accident outcome compared to baseline design, and conduct research relating to active vehicle safety programs. I have over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultation and courtroom testimony.

Ceramics Glass Expert 55446 WI

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a ceramics engineer with hands-on knowledge of processes related to ceramics, glass quality, and fiberglass production, management, and marketing, including: natural gas / oxygen combustion systems for furnaces; burner hardware; forming processes; waste management strategies; nuclear waste vitrification; environmental abatement; corrosion testing; industrial gas production; and combustion technology. My expertise includes the automotive, bio-medical, defense, electronics, glass defects, and nuclear fields. I have experience with previous expert witness analysis, investigations, affidavits, and testimony on combustion equipment, fractology examinations, industrial furnaces, industrial process engineering, and materials failure. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Thermal Systems Expert 56034 OH

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a mechanical engineer, specializing in thermal systems engineering, including industrial energy conservation, recovery, and all related processes and equipment. My expertise includes: industrial process improvement; cogeneration; power plant engineering; utility generation; code compliance; chemical / industrial processing; pressure vessels; fuels / combustion; boilers; furnaces; medical waste incinerators; and power piping. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Transportation Expert 45644 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience as a mechanical engineer with design and analysis of complex transportation systems, project planning and implementation, and feasibility studies. My past transportation projects have included intercity, commuter, rapid transit, high-speed, and light rail systems, alternative and conventional fuel buses, Automated Guideway Transit (AGT), and Personal Rapid Transit (PRT). My transportation evaluation and planning studies have included detailed assessment of transit technologies and economic analysis of capital, operational, and maintenance costs. I have also performed business planning and diversification studies, competitive analyses, market research, and economic forecasting. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Patent Design Expert 40237 MD

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in mechanical engineering including automotive, ambulances, electrical, medical devices, patent litigation, as well as combustion, fires and safety engineering. I have prior expert witness experience.

Diesel Expert 385970 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in diesel fuel systems. I have experience with design, specification, installation, startup, commissioning, troubleshooting, project management and inspections of diesel fuel systems for emergency backup generators and boilers. My areas of expertise also include pipe sizing, pump sizing, pump flow calculations; vent sizing; pressure calculations, overpressure alarms and sequences of operations, and back pressure devices.

Failure Analysis Expert 453823 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 5 years in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in failure analysis investigation, root cause analysis, microscopic examination of failed surfaces, mechanical testing, stress and vibration, materials characterization, and fractography analysis. I have prior expert witness experience.

Product Failure Expert 426397 AL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering. My extensive experience includes engineering investigation, failure analysis, product liability, intellectual property, manufacturing, accident investigation and reconstruction, fire cause and origin. My additional vehicle experience includes commercial vehicles, automobiles, RVs, buses, trains, agricultural, and construction equipment. I have prior expert witness experience.

Material Engineering Expert 403835 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years in the Materials Science and Engineering Industry. My extensive experience includes development of materials as it relates to the electronic, communication, security, transportation, aircraft, and environmental and civil infrastructure industries. I specialize in mechanical engineering, in relation to thermal management, smart materials, composite materials; aerospace engineering, specializing in the areas of electronic packaging and sensors; civil engineering, with specialization in concrete; chemical engineering, in the areas of fuel cells, batteries, activated carbon, and filter membranes; metallurgical engineering, and electrical engineering. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Aviation Expert 320402 VA

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the field of Aviation, including fixed base operations, aircraft sales, and aviation consulting. I am also familiar with facilities design, contract negotiation, construction management, and staffing. I have experience dealing with oil companies in supply contract negotiation and fuel management strategy. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Gas And Oil Market 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.