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List of every expert witness claiming expertise in Metals

This list shows every expert witness in the UK Register of Expert Witnesses who claims expertise in Metals. Click on any expert witness to view full details. You may prefer to interactively search the Register.

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 ...
Professor Buchanan in CHALFONT ST GILES
Valuation of mineral projects • Mining geology • Mineral economics • Mineral evaluation • Platinum group element exploration & production • Gold exploration & production • Mining feasibility • Technical & financial appraisal of mining projects • Mining finance • Environmental impact of mining • Valuation of mineral projects • Extractive industry finance • Coal projects • Mining methods • Extractive metallurgy • Mineral reserves & resources • Base metal projects • Metals & energy project appraisal & finance • Financial services • ...
Professor Korsunsky in OXFORD
Failure: fracture, fatigue, creep, impact, crack, stress • Manufacturing: casting, HIP, rolling, drawing, forging, welding, joining • Structures: engine, turbine, pressure vessel, power, gears, wheels, oil & gas • Civil: cement, concrete, mineral, rock • Materials: alloys, nickel, steel, titanium, aluminium, shape memory • Ceramics: alumina, zirconia, glass • Polymer: composite, fibre, NDT • Dental: dentine, enamel, cement, bonding, porcelain, resin • Coatings: ...
Dr Chatfield in SOUTH GODSTONE
Adhesives • Body fluids, alcohol in • Bitumens & asphalts • Corrosion & metal treatment • Detergents & wetting agents • Surfactants • Forensic science • Paints • Sealants • Printing inks • Packaging materials • Plastics • Rubbers • Colour measurement • Skid resistance & slip testing • Double-glazing failures • Patent infringements • Road markings
Mr Norman in ST ALBANS
Accidents with mechanical equipment • Failure investigation • Forensics • Metals • Component failure in vehicles • Reinforced concrete • Structural damage to buildings & ships • Fire damage to buildings & other structures • Forklift trucks • Marine structures & ships: failures, structural failure • Aeronautical product failure • Welding failure • Ladder accidents • Corrosion
Mr Cutlack in LONDON
Structural engineering analysis & design • Building structures • Long span structures • Bridges • Car parks • Modular structures • Temporary structures • Precast and in-situ concrete • Structural steelwork • Stadia, sports, grandstands & leisure • Cladding • Roofing • Fatigue • Prestressed concrete • Post-tensioned concrete • Deflection • Shells, plates & domes • Sculptures • Special structures • Demolition • Erection • Piling
Mr Price in BRISTOL
Tyre examination: investigation of failures from road traffic accidents, effects of deflation • Metallurgy: investigation of failures from road traffic accidents • Vehicle components: investigation of failures from road traffic accidents • Light bulbs: investigation of damage from road traffic accidents • Mechanical failure: motor vehicles
Mr Baker in STOKE-ON-TRENT
Glass analysis • Paint analysis • Fibre analysis • Footwear mark & toolmark comparisons • Forensic evidence, general • Analytical chemistry • Drink drive calculations • Drug analysis, valuation & packaging • MDT analysis • Drug driving • Electronic tags
Dr Wall in ABINGDON
An experienced metallurgist & materials engineer with over 35 years' experience in most areas of structural integrity & provision of engineering solutions • Specialist in: • Fracture & failure mechanisms • Inspection performance & reliability • Probability of detection (POD) • Non-destructive testing & evaluation (NDT, NDE) • Cost-benefit assessment • Inspection value & temper embrittlement • Stress corrosion cracking (SCC) • Environmentally assisted & hydrogen cracking • Corrosion & high & low temperature ...
Mr Tucker in LONDON
Structural engineering • Civil engineering • Forensic engineering • Maritime engineering • Coastal engineering • Design • Construction • Workmanship • Professional negligence • Damage • Defects analysis • Cracking • Buckling • Corrosion • Deflections • Deterioration • Dilapidations • Settlement • Subsidence • Heave • Ground movement • Concrete quality • Concrete durability • Concrete strength • Concrete testing • Basements • Foundations • Refurbishment • New build • Historic buildings • Raised access floors • Floor slabs • Screeds • Structural analysis • Structural ...
Dr Wright in MANCHESTER
Causation studies • Corrosion failure investigations (metals, non-metals) • Assessment of corrosion risk • Corrosion control • Corrosion testing & material selection • On-site inspection, investigation & audits • Investigations related to oil & gas, petrochemical, chemical process, manufacturing, engineering & civil & construction industries • Engineering metallurgy • Failure investigation • Material selection
Dr Iain Woodward BSc(Hons) PhD in LEEDS
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
Mr White in STRATFORD-UPON-AVON
Water resources • Water quality • Water supply, distribution • Drinking water quality & treatment • Sewage, waste water management • Oil spill environmental impact assessment, pollution, treatment • River pollution • Contaminated land relative to water quality • Legionella risk assessments
Dr Andrew Moncrieff BA(Hons) MA PhD in GLASGOW
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
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 Ashworth in BACUP
Packaging & packaging materials • Paints, lacquers, inks & varnishes • Polymer analysis • Building materials • Corrosion & coatings • On-site investigations • Chemical analysis • Forensic science
Dr John B F Anderson BSc MSc PhD in BRISTOL
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
Mr Dippnall in CHESTERFIELD
Provide expert opinion on occupational disease claims for civil litigation cases in the UK, including occupational asthma, silicosis, dermatitis & asbestos diseases • Matters involving exposures to asbestos, silica, isocyanates, fumes, wood dust, metalworking fluids, toxic metals, bio-aerosols, enzymes, etc. • Legal duties of employers, exposure assessments, safe systems of work, employee training regimes, adequacy of control measures, personal protective equipment & ventilation systems
Eur Ing Lumley in LONDON
Technical: • Petroleum products, including treatment design & development • Energy conservation & management • Environment • Oil & gas processing • Pipelines • Metal cutting • Metal forming • Mineral oil extraction • Gas supply & control • Pharmaceutical products • Process plant • Pressure vessels • Food & drink processing machinery • Chemical industry machinery • Welding • Functional: • Consultancy services • Process engineering & contracting • Quality control • Assurance & inspection ISO 9001/2 • Project management • Purchasing & ...
Mr Broadhurst in MANCHESTER
Engineering failure investigations ranging from small personal injury claims to large multinational company losses • Forensic metallurgical investigations both on site & laboratory based • All aspects of metallurgical engineering, including materials selection, design evaluation, manufacturing & fabrication techniques, quality assurance • Industries previously serviced include rotating equipment, power generation, pressure vessels, quarrying, oil & gas, petrochemical, rail, automotive, aerospace
Dr Coleman in WOLVERHAMPTON
Toxicology (general) • Pharmacology (general) • Toxicology of metals • Pharmacology • Pharmacokinetics • Toxicology of alcohol • Alcohol backtrack calculations • Adverse drug reactions • Drug interactions • Dispensing errors
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 • ...
Mr Emmott in LONDON
25 years' experience in steel & ferrous sector: market, technical, operational, commercial • Steelmaking processes: EAF, BOF • Raw materials: iron ore, scrap, pig iron, DRI, HBI • Products - Long: bloom, billet, rebar, bar, sections - Flat: slab, hot rolled coil HRC, cold rolled coil CRC, galvanised, organic-coated, tinplate, plate - Pipe & Tube: welded, seamless • Sectors: automotive, construction, engineering, linepipe, appliance, energy, oil, gas • Mining: resources & reserves statements, 43-101, JORC • ...
Dr Pitman in LEATHERHEAD
Materials analysis • Microanalysis using energy & wavelength dispersive X-ray analysis & interpretation of analysis results in engineering failures or materials characterisation • Scanning electron microscopy • Fractography • Hydrogen embrittlement of fasteners • Copper pipe failures • Fastener failures • Fuse failures • Metallic packaging failures (including beverage cans) • Pitting corrosion & preferential corrosion in water supply systems • Particle analysis & wear debris analysis • Electrical equipment failures ...
Dr Andrew Moncrieff BA(Hons) MA PhD in CAMBRIDGE
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
Mr Pitman in LONDON
40 years' legal experience • Principal of own company • Core practice: advising on international sale & purchase contracts, charter parties, contracts of affreightment & bills of lading, bankers' documentary credits, guarantees & security, marine, insurance & re-insurance, international sugar trade, international steel trade, iron ore trade • In addition, casualty investigation such as: safe port, fire/explosion, wreck removal & IMDG cargoes including calcium hypochlorite • Other specialisations: ...
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
Mr Anderson in DORKING
Technical Authority of structural analysis for a major consultancy operating worldwide • Over nearly 30 years my particular fields of expertise are: • Stress analysis • Structural design, analysis, engineering & integrity • Finite element analysis • Fatigue • Fracture mechanics • Creep • Crack growth • Failure analysis • Dynamics • Vibration • Shock • Non-destructive testing • Design code assessments • Pipewhip • Missiles • Jet loadings • Blast • Safety cases • Risk management • Probabilistic analysis • Peer review
Mr Stelling in CHESTERFIELD
Occupational hygiene • Asbestos • Solvents • Dusts • Metals • Fumes • Airborne contaminants • Occupational exposure • Mesothelioma • Respiratory lung diseases • Dermatitis
Mr Hammersley in CHEADLE HULME
Consultant Forensic Mechanical & Materials Engineer & expert witness (practising since 1997, 18 years with Dr J H Burgoyne & Partners LLP (Burgoynes), 9 of which as a partner) • Forensic mechanical engineering-based investigations • Forensic metallurgical based investigations • Forensic polymer/non-metallic materials based investigations • Forensic component failure analysis, including expertise in fractography & electron microscopy • Forensic investigations into the cause of damage to equipment ...
Mrs Jenkins in LONDON
Over 20 years of commodities experience, including with top-tier investment banks Goldman Sachs & Credit Suisse • Areas of expertise: • In-depth knowledge of commodity markets particularly in precious metals, base metals, crude oil & energy • Product coverage includes derivatives, financings, off-take & physical agreements • Regularly advises on risk management strategies encompassing interest rate, foreign exchange & commodity derivatives, policies & procedures & on-going monitoring tools
Mrs Martin in BIRMINGHAM
Asbestos exposure & illness: asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer & pleural disease claims, property contamination • Occupational noise exposure (NIHL) in all industries • Occupational health - respiratory, dermal & cancer claims, e.g. dust, metals, silica, solvents, gases, lead, temperature & light • RSI/workplace injury • Musculoskeletal, PPE issues & accidents • Microbiology: mould & bacteria, Aspergillus spp • Water quality/source for injury, health (e.g. Legionellosis) & property • Land ...
Mr Donaghy in BELFAST
Accident investigation & reconstruction of cases where private cars, light & heavy commercial vehicles, farm machinery, industrial site machines & their associated equipments, are the subject • The collection & recording of evidence, compiling of material facts, analysis of expert reports, collision studies & the calculation of vehicle speeds, culminating in detailed reporting for litigation • Appointed as mediator & /or arbitrator in automotive-based disputes involving vehicle repairs, machine ...
Mr Peter Reupke BEng DiplIng MSc in LONDON
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
Dr Wood in LEATHERHEAD
Gas turbines • Steam turbines • Integrity, durability & degradation of turbine components • Failures of turbines (components & machines)
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 ...
Mr Polak in FARNHAM
Mechanical engineering machinery & components • Engines, transmissions, turbines, compressors, pumps • Gears, chains, bearings, brakes, clutches, couplings • Lubrication methods & systems • Friction & wear • Industries: rail, automotive, power, process, food, manufacturing, alternative energy (wind), marine, aviation, mining, oil & gas, chemical ...
Mr Gary Hotchkiss BSc(Eng) ACGI CEng MIET in SOLIHULL
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
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 Kershaw in WARRINGTON
EC-registered Analytical Chemist (until register closed March 2014) • EC-registered eligibility as Qualified Person in the pharmaceutical industry • Senior Lecturer in Forensic Analytical Science & Forensic Science Subject Leader at Manchester Metropolitan University • Former member of several MAFF, EC, BSI & ISO committees & working parties • Author of both refereed papers & other articles • Microbiological & chemical consultancy, testing & writing, including chemistry, chemicals, microbiology, micro-organisms, ...
Mr Michael Charlton BSc MSc CEng MIMMM in CHEADLE
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
Dr Andrew Prickett BEng PhD in REDHILL
Arson • Forensic examination of fires & explosions • Accident investigation • Road traffic investigation • Materials failures • Chemical engineering • Water leaks • Soil, geological & other environmental evidence • Rail accidents • Electrical equipment & related failure • Personal injury • Contamination • Mechanical equipment & related failure • Paint & substance spills
Mr Lovis in MALKINS BANK
Consultant Forensic Engineer & expert witness undertaking the investigation of engineering incidents & personal injury accidents for commercial, legal & insurance clients • Provision of independent & impartial expert witness evidence • Mechanical, metallurgical & non-metallic materials (i.e. polymer, composite, rubber, glass & ceramic materials) based investigations • Forensic investigations both on-site & laboratory based • Component failure analysis, including expertise in fractography & electron microscopy ...
Mr Pollock in EAST KILBRIDE
Independent metallurgical consultancy & laboratory • Accident & failure investigation • Forensic engineering examination • Extensive experience in metallurgical failure investigation • Diagnosis of engineering plant & component failures, including process plant, boiler & ancillary equipment • Investigations carried out both on site & in laboratory, involving broad range of mechanisms, e.g. elevated temperature, creep, corrosion, fracture, fatigue, mechanical failure, structural failure, welding-related ...
Mr Lee in ABINGDON
Experienced materials consultant with nearly 40 years' experience in many areas of engineering materials, including non-metallic composite materials, joining, inspection (NDT), composite repairs applied to pipework, storage tanks & vessels, corrosion & industrial troubleshooting • Failure analysis of materials & components • Training course preparation & delivery • Quality assurance & verification for various technical standards
 
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