Mr Williams in STOCKPORT
I have worked in an expert witness practice since the mid-1990s, initially on a part-time basis, in the area of noise and vibration, with a focus on occupational injuries such as NIHL, tinnitus, RSI, VWF and CTS. This involved site inspections, testing, computational analysis and report preparation. In 2016, the practice became a limited company and I became a full-time Director and Principal Consultant. I have since provided the courts with over 300 single joint expert witness reports, mainly in NIHL...
Mr Rogers in WINCHESTER
Acoustics, noise & vibration consultant • Environmental noise & planning relating to commercial, industrial & residential development • Planning inquiries • Licensing hearings & appeals • Environmental Protection Act hearings & noise nuisance assessments • Road & rail transportation noise • Leisure & entertainment noise • Sound insulation of buildings • Vibration • Gym due diligence & solution diagnostics • Hearing loss claims
Mr Trevor-Jones in BASINGSTOKE
Railway noise • Railway vibration • Environmental noise • Planning & noise • Environmental vibration • Planning & vibration • Building vibration • Building acoustics • Sound in buildings • Sound insulation • Environmental impact assessment • Entertainments noise • Entertainments licensing • Industrial noise • Noise nuisance • Vibration nuisance • Construction noise • Construction vibration
Mr Josephs in STOWMARKET
Archaeological and Cultural Heritage Consultant since 1992 - one of the UK's first professional consultants • Managing Director of the Company founded in 2002 • Extensive experience of all periods and facets of archaeology and cultural heritage • Currently consultant to over 200 companies across Europe, mainly in the quarrying and built development sectors • Author of over 1000 Heritage Statements and experienced expert witness • Expert in EIA • Previously Director of Heritage and Archaeology at Entec (now Wood)...
Dr Cobb in CHARLBURY
Assessments & investigations for & design of spoil tips, lagoons, wastewater ponds & stock piles at mines & quarries • Preparation of reports for Quarries Regulations, 1999 (Regulations 32 & 33) for both rock & spoil slopes • Contractual matters relating to the construction or removal of tips & rockfaces • Accommodation of tips & lagoons within quarry design & the assessment of recoverable minerals & volumes of waste for disposal • Also subsidence & other effects of underground mining •...
Mr Walton in LANCASTER
Experienced consultant in geotechnical engineering (both mining and civil engineering), quarrying, open pit mining and health and safety in mining and quarrying • Chartered Mining Engineer, Chartered Geologist and Chartered Health and Safety Practitioner • Extensive experience in consulting, contracting and managing mining and quarrying operations in both technical and production capacities • Works extensively in the UK, Europe and Africa • Expert evidence given in mineral extraction, slope stability in...
Eur Ing Watts in HEMEL HEMPSTEAD
Environmental noise impact assessment • Measurement of noise & vibration • Sound insulation • Road traffic noise • Railway noise • Noise, nuisance • Industrial noise • Noise, planning • Building acoustics • Recreation noise
Dr Tonks in MANCHESTER
Geotechnical engineering • Site investigation • Foundations • Settlement & subsidence • Earth-retaining structures • Slope stabilisation • Earthworks & roads • Soft compressible soils • Ground treatment • Tailings dams, tips & lagoons • River diversions, canals, weirs, irrigation • Groundwater & geohydrology • Mines & quarries • Environmental remediation • Contaminated & derelict land • Pollution studies & treatment • Waste management & disposal • Chemical waste • Geosynthetics & geomembranes
Mr Chinelis in ASHBY-DE-LA-ZOUCH
Occupational noise (NIHL) • Occupational vibration (HAVs, WBV) • Abatement notices • Nuisance • Planning appeals • Public inquiries • Licensing • Noise & vibration • Environmental impact assessment • Pollution control & surveys • Acoustics (buildings & architectural) • Sound insulation • Entertainment noise • Construction noise & vibration • Occupational noise • Air, rail & road transportation noise & vibration • Licensing • Air conditioning & ventilation systems • Environmental noise & planning relating to commercial, industrial...
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 •...
Mr Puller in SEVENOAKS
Expert in the design, construction & forensic analysis of defects & failures in geotechnical works including: • Deep basements • Deep foundations • Bored piles • Secant piles • Diaphragm walls • Continuous flight auger piles • Barrettes • Rock anchors
Dr Wenham in LOUGHBOROUGH
Safety management, including issues to do with culture, leadership, competence, supervision, co-operation and training • Risk assessment and risk assessment methods, adequacy of risk assessments, including use of risk matrices • Occupational health - noise and noise risk assessment, exposure to hazardous substances • Falls, including falls from height • Safety in educational establishments, including laboratory safety
Mr Duckworth in WOODFORD GREEN
Mine/Exploration Geologist • Safe carriage of bulk mineral cargoes • Valuation of mining and mineral properties Key areas of expertise Mining • Leaching • Smelting • Refining • Market analysis • Risk assessment for insurance purposes
Mr Worthington in STOCKPORT
Monitoring, assessment and control of: • Industrial noise & vibration • Noise-induced hearing loss • Vibration white finger
Dr Cockcroft in NORTHAMPTON
Acoustics • Noise & vibration measurement & analysis • Planning appeal & public inquiry evidence, noise • Environmental impact assessments, noise • Transportation noise • Mineral working & waste disposal noise • Entertainment, recreational & sporting activity noise • Architectural & building acoustics
Mr Marshall in LONDON
I have a wide experience in mining, process industries, power generation, construction and mechanical and electrical engineering. I have been instructed on a broad range of matters, ranging from pressure vessels to electronic controls. Most engineers know how systems should work, and how to interpret standards. My speciality is in understanding, and explaining to laymen, why engineering systems do not work as expected, and in devising and implementing proportionate remedial measures. I have a good...
Dr Hinnells in DIDCOT
• Expert in energy use, climate change policy and carbon emissions reduction • PhD with 27 years' experience covering academia, Government and consulting • Expertise in impacts and mitigation measures for major infrastructure, including airports and other transport and utility assets, large commercial or residential development, renewable or conventional power station developments • Impacts of public policy decisions, including planning, regulation, taxation and climate-related...
Mr Daniels in LONDON
Mining engineering • Oil & gas exploration & development • Geothermal energy • Oil & gas drilling rigs • Drilling offshore • Land drilling • Subsea oilfields • Fracking • Offshore platform & drilling rig design • Offshore platform & drilling rig construction • Oil & gas process plant design • Shipyard operations • Pipeline operations • Hard rock metalliferous mining • FPSO design, construction & operation • Shipbuilding design & construction • Professional arbitrator - member of LCIA
Mrs Lovell in DIDCOT
Sarah applies her regulatory experience and knowledge of waste and environmental legislation and associated regulatory guidance to a range of commercial disputes, insurance claims and criminal proceedings. Including those related to illegal and permitted waste operations and installations, waste duty of care, exempt waste operations, definition of waste, end of waste, Best Available Technique (BAT) and appropriate measures, Environmental Management Systems (EMS), Fire Prevention Plans (FPPs),...
Mr Nettleton in MANCHESTER
Engineering geology • Rock engineering • Rock falls • Geotechnical engineering • Geology • Foundation engineering • Site investigation • Earthworks & slopes - roads • Earthworks & slopes - rail • Earth-retaining structures • Slope drainage • Slope stabilisation • Landslides • Mines & quarries • Quarries Regulations 1999 • Tips • Tailings, dams & lagoons • Risk assessment • Geohazards • Ground anchors • Geomorphology • Debris flows
Mr Binns in CHESTER
The geotechnical issues relating to the analysis, design, specification & construction of building & civil engineering works, e.g. residential developments, commercial developments, highways, railways, landfills • Specifically in the geotechnical areas of slope stability, quarry stability, foundation design & construction, retaining wall design & construction, highway design & construction, railway design & construction, landfill design & construction • Expert reports on all the above issues,...
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
Ms Lambert-Porter in CAMBRIDGE
Expert witness and forensic investigation services relating to measurement and analysis of noise- and vibration-related incidents and disputes • Areas of expertise include noise-induced hearing loss, hand-arm and whole-body vibration exposure, planning disputes, noise nuisance and building regulations, and specifications compliance for commercial and residential developments, including noise impact assessments • Assessment of noise under Control of Noise at Work Regulations and implementation of...
Mr Emmott in LONDON
Over 30 years' experience in steel and 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 •...