Ship Repair Expert 520283 LA

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 40 years working in all phases of the Maritime Industry with expertise in Ship Repair, Ship Construction, Shipyard Operations, as well as Marketing and Business Development of Shipyard Operations. I have also provided consultations and deposition for over 5 years as a ship repair expert witness in Louisiana.

Areas of Expertise

Professional Experiences

I also have professional experience in ship operations having worked for two different ship owners / operators. I have sailed for three years as an engineering officer and was an owner’s representative for the construction of five vessels as well as being responsible for the design and major conversion of three vessels.


Degree Subject Institution
M.S. Naval Architecture and Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology
B.S.E. Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering University of Michigan
B.S. Marine and Electrical Engineering Massachusetts Maritime Academy

Licenses Certifications

Licensed Professional Engineer – State of Louisiana

Awards & Affiliation

Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers (SNAME)
Propeller Club of the United States
American Society of Naval Engineers
United States Navy League

Primary Affiliation

Society of Naval Architects & Marine Engineers (SNAME)