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.

Water Quality Expert 523475 LA

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' experience as a civil/environmental engineer in the water industry. My expertise includes project development, construction, environmental monitoring, and compliance assistance. It also includes training, investigation, and enforcement in the areas of sanitation, drinking water, and oil production facilities. I have additional expertise in the development of policies, standards, and procedures for wastewater and drinking water construction grant programs in EPA Region 8, and EPA national tribal grant programs. I am offering my services as a water quality expert witness.

Water and Energy Expert 517750 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in the Water and Energy industry. I am an investment management expert consultant in the water and energy areas. My clients have included public agencies, trade organizations, regulatory agencies, and independent power producers. I provide expert witness testimony, regulatory representation, economic evaluations, policy directives, and planning functions for clients. As a consultant for a water association, I have represented 500 water agencies that are responsible for over 90 percent of the water delivered in California, and I have consulted for a rural association for water and energy that represents 1,100 rural water and wastewater systems. I have over 35 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Forensic Engineering Expert 315354 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in Structural Engineering in the consulting field. I have been involved in design of buildings, bridges, dams, foundations, retaining walls, wastewater and water treatment structures, and precast concrete structures. Also, I have experience in bid and construction administration, construction cost estimating and construction inspection. I have worked with both private and municipal clients. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations and courtroom testimony.

Petroleum Engineering 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.

Environmental Engineering Expert 422000 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years in the field of Environmental Engineering. Extensive experience with hazardous waste operations and emergency response training, OSHA, regulatory agencies, policies and procedures, groundwater and surface water quality, environmental protection agencies, benefit-cost analysis, air pollution, air pollution regulations, risk management, long-term liability, and Phase I environmental site assessments. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

geotechnical engineering Expert 502576 UT

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Geotechnical Engineering with expertise in the engineering aspects of designated geotechnical and construction quality control projects. I have experience with Geotechnical consultation for low to high-rise commercial and residential buildings, earth dams, soil and rock retaining systems, slope stability, distress analysis, geotechnical/geologic hazards, earth embankments, clay liners for ponds and hazardous waste facilities, utility lines, roadways, airport runways and taxi ways, aircraft hangars, water storage tanks, water treatment plants, wastewater treatment plants, schools and hospitals. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Laundry And Dry Cleaning Expert 96911 MN

Expertise Description

I have 50 years experience specializing in management and engineering in the textile maintenance (laundry and dry cleaning) industries. My expertise includes: clean room laundries, industrial laundries, testing on textiles and dyestuffs, commercial laundries, textile technology and rental laundries, hospital laundries, waster water recovery, hotel laundries, coin laundries, and professional dry cleaning. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Electrical Construction Defects Expert 455959 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience as a Professional Electrical Engineer and Electrical Contractor with an extensive background in electrical power and controls engineering. I have design and installation experience, as well as an extensive knowledge of the National Electrical Code and construction installation practices. This practical foundation of electrical experience was primarily gained through working in the electrical trade while owning and operating a Design Build Electrical Contracting business. My background includes electrical design, project management, cost estimating, and field construction work, which has provided a unique perspective that few engineers have today. I have provided services as an electrical engineering expert witness relating to electrical construction defects, losses or damages associated with personal injury due to electrical accidents, electrical controls, for water/wastewater, pump station, tank, or treatment plants and related causes of sewage spills or tank over filling causing flooding.

Water Waste Treatement Expert 435761 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Water and Waste Treatment with expertise in environmental engineering, industrial process engineering, petrochemical processing, and sales and marketing. I have experience with remediation of contaminated soils, ground water, hazardous waste treatment and disposal, supply water and wastewater treatment, and wastewater plant design and process control. I have additional knowledge of biokinectic modeling, boiler & cooler water treatment desalting, oil side corrosion, fouling prevention, laboratory analytical methods, waster water recovery, polymer technology, EPA, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES), Safe Drinking Water Act (SDWA), Volatile Organic Compounds (VOC), and microbiological analyses. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.