Foundation Engineering Expert 513041 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in Foundation Engineering, providing geotechnical engineering and earthquake engineering expertise on assignments in the San Francisco Bay Area, elsewhere in the U.S., in the Arctic and the Pacific Oceans, and abroad. I have worked on consulting assignments for engineering firms, contractors, and owners to solve foundation engineering, in situ testing, instrumentation, and vibration problems in my practice. Most of my work has focused on helping engineers and contractors build projects as designed/bid. As an expert I have provided third-party review, forensic, and dispute resolution assistance for my clients (engineers, builders, owners and attorneys) throughout my career. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Coastal Land Development Expert 96942 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in coastal engineering and coastal land development. My expertise includes: beach nourishment; coastal boardwalks; coastal processes / development; environmental engineering; erosion (bluff / coastal / shoreline); lagoon restoration; levees; longshore sand transport; marinas; seawalls; shore protection devices (construction, design, permitting); soils engineering; surfing reefs; tidal waves; uprush analysis; water elevation; and wave forces / shoring. I have 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geotechincal Engineering Expert 45703 AZ

Expertise Description

I am a Registered Geotechnical Engineer with over 40 years of professional experience on major project assignments, including soil and foundation investigations, geologic and seismic investigations, field exploration and laboratory testing programs, engineering analysis, and on monitoring of earthwork and foundation construction for commercial, municipal, industrial, school, hospital, waterfront and residential developments. Since 1995, I have served as an independent geotechnical engineering consultant on over 700 design and construction projects, case reviews, and consulting assignments. I served as geotechnical engineering consultant to established engineering firms in California and Nevada, and as expert witness for legal dispute resolutions and insurance claim assessments. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Land Use Expert 452860 PA

Expertise Description

I more than 30 years experience in the field of Land Surveying with expertise in floodplain management, land use variances for placement of water filtration facilities, fieldwork, and reviewing state and federal legislation and case law affecting restrictions on land use. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Electrical Contracting Expert 370318 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Safety Engineering with expertise in architecture, engineering, design, and construction. My experience includes residential inspections, which involves special buildings, tents/tent structures, pedestrian walkways, and outbuilding. I have additional knowledge of onsite design and engineering as a tradesperson, apprentice, journeyman, foreman, superintendent, project manager, and construction manager ranging through Commercial, Industrial, Petro-Chemical, and Educational, Residential, and Theme Park environments. I have hands-on management experience in all phases of civil, structural, mechanical, electrical, masonry, plaster, wood/metal framing, drywall, electro-mechanical/HVAC systems, and steel construction. I am familiar with the regular citation of specific codes/standards/adopted regulations. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Estimating Expert 326942 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Construction Management. My experience includes Estimating; Project Management; Engineering; Design/ Build Pre-bid, Estimates and Management; Arbitration; Quality Control and DRB (Dispute Resolution Board) experience in all facets of heavy, highway, tunneling, and transit construction. My projects include dams, tunnels, power plants, heavy and light transit and rail, airport terminals, and dredging. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Urban Planning Expert 345506 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in Landscape Architecture, Urban Planning and Design. My areas of expertise include: Environmental including NEPA, SEPA, CEQA, Water and Energy Conservation; Financial including Distressed Asset Support Services, Economics, Market Analysis; Inventory and Analysis including Site and Facility Condition Assessments; Documentation including Permits and Entitlements; and Site Design and Site Planning including performance as a licensed Landscape Architect. My experience includes construction administration; contract performance; condition assessments; permits and entitlements for land use and zoning; water and energy conservation studies; urban design guidelines; comprehensive planning; landscape architecture practice act regulation; streetscape design; parks and recreation system planning; sports facility design with synthetic surface; public agency land acquisition; irrigation design; trail design; and trail planning. My role spans over 30 years as an expert witness including consultations, depositions, expert report writing and courtroom testimony as a fact witness and an expert witness.

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.