POWER PLANT EXPERT WITNESSES

Expert Witness: E-161322
This expert is very well qualified the field of electrical engineering and power source design and qualification. He received his BS and ME in Biomedical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute. He is a member of the Board of Directors of the Power Sources Manufacturing Association and several branches of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers including IEEE Consultants Network and Chairs the San Francisco Bay Area IEEE Power Electronics Society. ...
Expert Witness: E-026490
This expert's career in the aviation industry spans 37 years and has included work in turbine power plant, aircraft overhaul and component repair and overhaul. He has performed risk assessment for the insurance industry and both corporate and business aircraft owners have utilized his talents. He has received many awards from the Federal Aviation Administration while maintaining a staff position with the Transportation Safety Institute. He is a graduate of Embry Riddle ...
Expert Witness: E-052274
This expert is a Professional Engineer and possesses over 30 years of engineering experience. He specializes in Failure Analysis, Metallurgical Testing, Fatigue Testing, Welding and Brazing Qualification. Prior to founding his current professional engineering consulting firm, he was the successful owner of a mechanical testing laboratory in Cincinnati, OH. This firm was a mechanical & metallurgical testing laboratory, handling clients from the Aerospace, Medical, ...
Expert Witness: E-167730
This qualified expert earned his Associates in Engineering from the Hutchinson Community Jr. College and has completed additional coursework in engineering and business from Oklahoma State University and air conditioning courses from Tyler Jr. College. This expert has certifications in stationary engineering, boiler operations, and refrigerant recovery. He is a member of various professional organizations such as the Refrigeration Service Engineers Society and the ...
Expert Witness: E-112566
This expert is the current CEO of a Mastclimber Company that manufactures and installs mastclimbers on a wide range of buildings from the iconic Empire State Building to Nuclear power plants. He was a former advisor to the New York City Department of Buildings' Cranes and Derricks Division and still sits on the department's advisory board.
Expert Witness: E-079915
This expert is highly fluent in environmental compliance strategies that take into account state and federal environmental regulations and guidances, and the principles of sound engineering practices. His regulatory expertise includes the regulation and enforcement of hazardous waste, superfund and toxic substance laws and UIC regulations. This expert worked in the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency for 31 years and was EPA's RCRA national hazardous waste expert and ...
Expert Witness: E-006606
This highly qualified expert holds both a Bachelors and a Masters degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of South Carolina where he was summa cum laude. He is a Certified Plant Engineer and a Certified Training Instructor for Aerial Work Platforms and Rough-Terrain Forklifts. He was enlisted in the United States Navy for 12 years where he was responsible for operating, repairing, and managing nuclear power plants and personnel. He has also served as ...
Expert Witness: E-009667
This master electrician has almost 40 years of hands on experience. His areas of expertise include national electrical code compliance, safety code compliance, high voltage electrical safety orders, grounding and bonding of electrical systems, electrical line contact, high voltage contact, power plant wiring, ANSI standards, electrical patent infringement, accident investigation and OSHA standards. He is currently a private electrical contractor in California.
Expert Witness: E-070274
This expert is a pilot, aircraft mechanic, inspector, and flight instructor with over 30 years of aviation technology experience. He holds a number of pilot, mechanic, and appraisal certifications. In his current aircraft inspection firm, he frequently performs Aircraft maintenance and conformity inspections, USPAP compliant aircraft appraisals, maintenance verification and conformity test flights, and digital data mining for engines and airframes. He also does ...
Expert Witness: E-062647
This licensed Professional Engineer currently works as a Chemical/Mechanical Forensic Engineer for a multi-disciplined engineering and investigation company. Provides forensic and technical services to attorneys, insurance companies, independent adjusters, restoration companies, contractors, municipalities, and individuals towards the resolution of claims or litigation. Areas of Expertise: Chemical process design, mechanical equipment applications and safety controls, ...
Expert Witness: E-053014
This certified Regulatory Affairs Professional has more than 20 years of experience ensuring compliance with the FDA. Throughout his career, he has managed 510(k) submissions, reviews, appeals, and clinical trials for a multitude of devices with applications ranging from dentistry to cardiology and neurology. Prior to launching his current consultancy, he served as a Director of Regulatory Affairs at medical device firms that manufacture class II and class III products. ...

POWER PLANT EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Court Discards Blanket Assertions Against Hydrology Expert’s Qualifications POWER PLANT Expert Case

…  of life due to the construction and operation of the plant and the associated rail spur by the defendants. The plaintiffs filed an …  of the retention pond, even though the design of the plant was at issue in this case. Held The court found that the plaintiffs had …

Factory Accident Causes Dangerous Chemical Leak POWER PLANT Expert Case

Factory Accident Causes Dangerous Chemical Leak

This case involves a toxic tort surrounding a factory accident in Nebraska that caused a dangerous leakage of ethyl acrylate. In the weeks following the accident, residents in the surrounding communities began to complain of respiratory infections and skin …

Chemical Refinery Allegedly Causes Flooding To Surrounding Community POWER PLANT Expert Case

…  the refinery purposely pushed floodwater away from their plant and into the surrounding town knowing that it would cause severe property …  in total property damages. A petrochemical refinery plant manager was sought to speak to best practices when dealing with potential …

Poor Industrial Hygiene Causes Chemical Plant Explosion POWER PLANT Expert Case

Poor Industrial Hygiene Causes Chemical Plant Explosion

…  involves several explosions that occurred at a chemical plant in Michigan. A dangerous rainstorm forced the plant‘s employees to …  backup refrigeration of those chemicals in the event of a power outage. Within 72 hours of the facility evacuation, there were 2 major …

Technology Issue Delays Project Timeline At Bioprocessing Plant POWER PLANT Expert Case

…  to the fouling of heat exchangers at a bioprocessing plant during a major project. The technology in question reduces fouling …  certain biomaterials. It was alleged by the bioprocessing plant that an insoluble byproduct of this process consistently fouled the …

Chemical Plant Workers Fall From Unsafe Catwalk POWER PLANT Expert Case

Chemical Plant Workers Fall From Unsafe Catwalk

…  workers who fatally fell from scaffolding at a chemical plant after the catwalk collapsed. The scaffolding at this plant was made out of zinc and located near tanks that emitted hydrogen …