Expert Spotlight

Expert Spotlight


Are you in need of an expert?  We personally select top qualified experts who excel in varying disciplines including fire and explosion, aviation, construction, marine, rail, utilities, and more. We will highlight one of these professionals biweekly; however, all of our experts can be found in the RTI Expert Directory.  For additional information on any expert, please contact us.

Master Mariner and Marine Surveyor

RTI Expert 011233

Expert 011233 is a U.S. Coast Guard licensed Master Mariner of Any Gross Tons Upon Oceans with an unlimited radar observer, GMDSS operator and maintainer, ECDIS, dangerous liquid cargo and chemical P.I.C., crude wash, inert gas, firefighting, and ship handling endorsements with pilotage for Prince William Sound, AK.  He has extensive experience in sailing as Chief mate and Master on oil tankers from Alaska to various ports on all coasts of the United States.  He is an accredited marine surveyor with SAMS and has extensive experience in providing marine surveying, consulting, and expert witness services to the marine industry and the legal community.  He has acted as cargo safety adviser aboard foreign flag tankers on behalf of Oil Majors, and possesses technical expertise in lightering operations, shipyard evolution's, tank cleaning operations, cargo contamination issues, electronic navigation, ECDIS, GMDSS communications, and the shipboard implementation of Safety Management Systems supporting the ISM Code. He has been trained in causal analysis and marine investigation procedures.

He has provided expert testimony as to his findings while under oath.

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