Environmental Engineering Expert Witness Houston 96924

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in line management, project management and consulting and engineering serving the petroleum, petrochemical, chemical, natural gas, synthetic fuels, steel, manufacturing, secondary metals and transportation industries in the United States and abroad. I have significant technical expertise in conducting environmental audits and assessments related to property transfers, mergers and acquisitions, and refinancing. As part of these projects, I have considerable experience in Phase I environmental due diligence according to ASTM and EPA, Phase II site investigations, and negotiation of risk and liability between buyer and seller. I have also performed air and water quality studies, RCRA permitting, Superfund RI/FS, groundwater and soil remediation, and TSCA evaluations and remediation involving PCB contamination. Additionally, I have experience with the design and start-up of major pollution control facilities, environmental impact and baseline studies, and air and wastewater permitting.

I was active on a technical advisory committee that led to the formulation and rollout of the ISO 14001 Environmental Management System (EMS). I have also worked with both government and industry developing and reviewing various types of EMS’s. I have participated in internal and third party reviews of EMS’s and helped trained staff in the application of EMS principles. In a related activity, I have designed and implemented pollution prevention programs and trained staff to accomplish the same.

My design experience includes preparation of heat and material balances, PFD’s, P&ID’s, equipment specifications, plot plans and equipment layouts, and start-up and operating manuals; conduct of flow sheet, process safety and model reviews; review of vendor drawings; scheduling and cost estimating; field checkout of construction; and start-up and operation of facilities. Projects have included raw water treatment systems; physical, chemical and biological wastewater treatment systems; sludge dewatering and handling systems; solid, liquid and gaseous incinerators; boiler feed water treatment systems; cooling water treatment systems; and flares and other utility systems.

In addition to engineering design work, I have appeared as an environmental engineering expert witness on behalf of clients at public hearings, in deposition and in court.

Business Optimization Expert 519344 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field software development and implementation. My expertise includes product development, packaged software customization and implementation, and software support and maintenance. I am an expert in the field of outsourcing and offshoring the provisioning of services to third-party providers.

HVAC Fire Protection Expert 511375 CA(S)

Expertise Description

My background in design and construction administration has lasted for more than 30 years with expertise in mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems for commercial, institutional and residential facilities. I have additional knowledge in design and forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems. I have been recruited for previous expert witness work.

Restaurant Management Expert 128332 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in analytically focused management consultant, expertise in Restaurant and Hospitality Sectors, Restaurant Economics, Financial Management, Restaurant Industry Research, Corporate Earnings Analysis, Benchmarking, Operations Improvement, Business Plan Creation, Feasibility Studies, Business Management Systems, Project Management, M&A Due Diligence, Special Investigations, Management Consulting, and Business Intelligence. My expertise includes Profit Improvement, Revenue Enhancement, and Cost Control Strategies. I have prior expert witness experience.

Business Expert 454644 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of General Business and Project Management with expertise in top management and the application of technology. I have experience with managing major projects involving strategic planning, organization and process improvement, and design and implementation of complex information systems. I have assisted clients in many different sectors, including high technology, entertainment, sports, real estate development, law, manufacturing, distribution, utilities, and state and local government. I have also provided litigation support technology, including electronic discovery, business consulting, and consulted on law firm administration and management. I have over 35 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Petroleum Expert 460691 CA(N)

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.

Cyber Security Expert 403188 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in the field of Cyber Security. My expertise includes information security management systems (ISMS), software security, middleware technologies, Internet technologies, Service Oriented Architecture (SOA), cloud computing, and model-driven concepts. I am highly knowledgeable in topics involving smart grid policy automation, cloud security controls, future military software applications, integrating security policies via container portable interceptors, integrated IT security, cybertrust, and cryptography. I have applied technical expertise to copyright infringement litigation, patent litigation, and investment fraud issues. I have prior expert witness experience.

Human Resource Expert 405521 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years professional experience in the field of Human Resources. I have extensive experience in international fashion accessory manufacturer/wholesaler, quality assurance, shipping / receiving, import / export, accounting, human resources, administration, management information systems, team-building, employee communications, business management, business consulting, career development programs, compensation and benefit programs, negligent hiring, employee handbooks, job evaluation programs, training programs, recruitment and relocation programs, employee relations program, safety programs, profit sharing and 401K programs, and affirmative action programs.

Food Manufacturing Expert 404251 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the Tortilla and Snack Industry. My extensive experience includes all areas of tortilla chip industry, including administrative, operational, research and development (R&D), sales, technical skills, lean manufacturing, 5-S, continuous improvement, leadership training, staffing needs, tracking shrink, productivity, cost reduction, production downtime, strength, weakness, opportunities and potential threats (SWOT) analysis, formulations for new product lines and improving existing formulas, basic art and science of baking, audits, food allergies, distribution, and sales. I have prior expert witness experience.