Eur Ing Ward in BUXTON
Chartered Mechanical & Electrical Engineer, Dick Ward has more than 30 years' international consulting experience in the design & management of industrial projects involving electrical installations, power generation (steam, diesel & gas turbine), process & mechanical handling plant, particularly for the chemical, metal, mining, pulp, paper, packaging & power industries • He also advises on plant operations & maintenance practices • Consulted frequently in cases of contractual dispute, machine failure & ...
Eur Ing Williamson in CHELTENHAM
Over 30 years as a Chartered Engineer • Mechanical, electrical & manufacturing engineering • Alleged product failures • Health & safety • Alleged patent & intellectual property infringements • Manufacturing & process techniques, plant & machinery • Medical equipment • Batteries • Metal finishing - electroplating • Heat treatment • Engineering for non-engineers • UK, Europe & USA • Equally happy to write a short report, he has experience of cases extending over several years. Unusually, he has laboratories, workshops & a ...
Dr Smith in MAIDSTONE
Forensic engineering associated with: • Incident investigation & reconstruction, including those associated with construction sites, infrastructure, buildings, factories or other places of work • JCT contracts • Incident or equipment failure causality analysis leading to personal injury or property damage • Investigations that require the support of hazardous operations analysis & failure mode evaluation • Incidents involving human & machine interface, including use of displays, machines & manual ...
Mrs McNeill in GLASGOW
Health & safety • Mechanical engineering design • Investigation of industrial accidents, personal injuries & fatalities • Occupational diseases (asbestos, noise, hand-arm vibration) • Investigations of fire & explosions • Investigation of defective engineering design & plant mal-performance • PPE • Safe systems of work • Legionnaires disease • Air conditioning systems
Mr Rennie in BIRMINGHAM
Industrial & personal injury claims • Slipping & tripping • Playgrounds & swimming pools • Manual handling • Upper limb disorders/RSI • Building site & glazing accidents • Fork-lift truck accidents • Scaffolding accidents • Soft play areas • Stairs & passenger lifts accident investigation
Mr Gill in WARRINGTON
40 years of design & consultancy experience in moving machinery • 30 years of consultancy experience in the field of tribology & machinery failure • Widely experienced in assessing machinery components & explaining the root cause of failures
Eur Ing Cooper in LONDON
Specialist areas of expertise: • Lifts • Escalators • Cable cars • Window cleaning apparatus • General lifting & handling plant • Experienced in: • Personal injury & fatality investigations • Disputes over suitability & standards of workmanship • Professional negligence • Giving evidence in court ...
Mr Taylor in WARRINGTON
Rolling element bearings • Plain bearings • Oil & grease lubrication • Tribology - lubrication, sliding friction & wear • Failure analysis of rotating or reciprocating engineering components • Bolts & bolting • Materials failure • Fatigue of metals • Fretting • Measurement & metrology of engineering components • Vibration analysis • Recent work includes: railway bearing life, traction motor bearing failure, diesel engine crankshaft bolt fracture
Mr Thorneycroft in RINGWOOD
Over 30 years' professional engineering experience, including 23 years as an expert witness • Extensive range of cases undertaken, including machinery & equipment performance, fault & failure analysis, industrial disputes, product liability & consumer personal injury • Experienced in giving evidence in both the High Court and County Court
Mr Gregory in NEWARK
Accident investigation • Appliances - gas • Gas safety • Gas distribution • Gas utilisation • Pressure control • Gas metering • Noise-induced hearing loss (deafness) • Hand-arm vibration • Pneumatic power tools • Pneumatic conveying • Bulk solids • Offshore oil & gas • Agriculture • Occupational health & safety • Woodworking • Technical audits • Performance testing • Life testing • Technical compliance • Equipment failure • Slipping & tripping
Mr Garry in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Construction & building • Docks • Agriculture • Transport & road traffic; highway • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Domestic • Mechanical engineering: • Machinery defects & disputes • Cranes & lifting equipment • Papermaking machinery • Boiler plant & steam ancillaries • Mechanical handling equipment, including fork-lifts • Consumer product defects • Safety design • Machine tools • Manufacturing engineering & processes • Hydraulic ...
Mr Hutt in NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Accident investigation: • Industry & industrial premises • Construction & building • Docks • Agriculture • Transport & road traffic, highways • Offices & shops • Hospitals & nursing homes • Education • Sport & leisure • Occupational health & safety: • Noise-induced hearing loss • Industrial diseases, including dermatitis • Respiratory illness, including asthma • Ergonomics & manual handling • Work-related upper limb disorder (RSI) • Vibration white finger (VWF) • Woodworking machines • Slipping & tripping accidents ...
Eur Ing Gray in LONDON
Hugh Gray is a Consultant Engineer with over 25 years' experience. His main area of expertise is lifts, escalators and window cleaning equipment design. Hugh has hands-on lift experience and started with the installation and maintenance of lifts. Since 1993 his main area of work has been lift statutory inspections and lift consultancy. The sectors covered are residential, retail, commercial, transport, health care and social housing. Hugh is based between his London and Manchester offices ...
Dr Barney in SEDBERGH
An active longstanding member of the Lift, Escalator & Moving Walks Committee (MHE/4) of the British Standards Institution • Professional qualified with over 50 years' experience within the lift industry, at the theoretical & practical levels • Expertise in vertical transportation facilities (lifts, escalators, moving walks) in buildings • Specialisations include: regulations & standards, people movement, traffic & control design, safety training, reviews, audits & surveys • Experience in dealing ...
Mr Barker in TAUNTON
20 years' experience as a Chartered Mechanical Engineer in: • Design & manufacturing • Commercial vehicles • Transport • Heavy goods • Road trailers • Tankers • Curtainsiders • Handling & lifting machinery • Cranes • Earthmoving plant • Agricultural tractors • Sawmill bandsaws • Timber & log handling • Diesel engines • Accident & failure investigation • Reconstruction • Forensic engineering examination • Materials testing • Fracture • Fatigue & stress analysis • Design standards • Maintenance of machines • Fitness for purpose • Health & ...
Mr Jones in STOURBRIDGE
Steam & hot water boiler plant • Energy conservation • Mechanical, electrical, building & civil contracts • Marine engineering problems in sea-going vessels • Valuation of mechanical & civil plant • Personal injury • Industrial accident • Failure in factory & construction site equipment • Foundries & pollution • Electrical systems • Health & safety matters • Lifts • Interpretation of Electrical Regulations ...
Dr Cowley in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Health & safety management systems • Organisational culture • Training & education • Incident investigation • Workplace traffic management • Machinery safety & guarding • Manual handling • Noise • Thermal comfort & stress • Confined space entry • COSHH assessments • Airborne contaminant control
Mr Maley in MILTON KEYNES
Warehouse, distribution & logistics operations • Warehouse & supply chain audits • Warehouse processes & warehouse management systems • Operational & business system reviews for distribution companies • Fitness-for-purpose reviews • Systems specification & selection • Warehouse costings • Warehouse cost modelling • Warehouse layout & design • Warehouse equipment • Forklift trucks • Manual handling • Racking, shelving, design & installation • Warehouse floors, pallets & containers • Radio data (radio frequency) terminals & ...
Mr Murray in ANTRIM
Mechanical engineering • Process engineering • Machine design • Hazard analysis • Litigation work • Health & safety at work • Safety in work practices • Guarding & control of machinery • Lifting equipment & lifting hazards • Analysis of equipment failures • Handling of hazardous materials • Road traffic accidents, personal injury
Eur Ing Clarke in LONDON
Experience covers failure investigations on: • Metals: ferrous & non-ferrous • Non-metals: plastics & glass • Welding & fabrication • Lifting equipment, cranes, hoists, chains, nylon slings & hooks • Fire damage • Plant & machinery component failures • Construction materials & components: bolts, rebar, glazing units, etc. • Surface coatings: metallic, organic or thermally sprayed • Non-destructive testing • Historic structures & materials: bronze, cast iron & wrought iron • Corrosion problems: inland & marine • ...