Mr Allitt in HAYWARDS HEATH
Flooding • Hydrology • Hydraulic modelling • Surface water management • Integrated urban drainage • Drainage & sewerage • Sewerage management • Waste water • Land drainage • Reservoir inundation modelling
Mr White in BRISTOL
Over 25 years’ environment sector experience as regulator & consultant • Expert in waste treatment infrastructure commercial disputes & claims since 2010 • Expert in permit breaches, civil disputes & criminal cases (e.g. Environmental Protection Act, Waste Shipments, Duty of Care) • Cross-examined in Crown Court & International Tribunal • Former Environment Agency investigation & enforcement officer • PACE trained • Conveys complex technical & regulatory information into plain English
Mr Walsh in LONDON
I entered the profession as a 5 years indentured student apprentice for Domestic, Commercial and Industrial Plumbing, Drainage, Water, Gas, Oil, Public Health Engineering, Building Services Engineering from August 1964 and qualified as an Engineer in 1969. I continued my academic and practical training to complete my professional qualification when I was awarded my Council of Engineering Institutions (CEI) Chartered Engineer (CEng) status in 1983. I became an Expert Witness in 1984. I became a...
Dr Harman in KNUTSFORD
Hazardous substances: risk assessment for storage or transport, including risks to the public & to the environment & consultation zones • Environmental impact assessments, including radiological assessments
Mr Bentley in ABERYSTWYTH
Assessment and design of silage, slurry and manure handling, storage and application equipment and facilities • Compliance with agri-pollution legislation • Agricultural land management, including soil, manure and vegetation management practice
Mr Blenkharn in LONDON
Healthcare (clinical) waste microbiology • Healthcare (clinical) waste management & disposal • Environmental microbiology, with particular regard to waste disposal • Infection control • Device-related infection • Hospital ventilation • Hospital maintenance
Dr Broomfield in MANCHESTER
Air quality, odour & health impacts specialist with BA chemistry from the University of Cambridge & PhD atmospheric chemistry • Over 25 years' experience as an industry specialist at ICI & in consultancy • Mark has appeared as an expert witness on 40 occasions up to January 2021 on issues including odour & air quality impact assessment; environmental & health effects of waste management; perception of health risks; road traffic emissions; & effects of air pollution on natural habitats
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 White in TAVISTOCK
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 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...
Professor Ball in NORWICH
Risk assessment, examinations, evaluations & reports • Public safety • Occupational safety • Environmental contamination • Risk management policy • Safety policy • Water slide safety • Playground safety • Leisure & sport safety • Consumer safety • Transport safety • Accidents • Child safety • Legal requirements for safety
Mr Farley in CROSS
Road accidents, technical reports for traditional cars, vans, trucks, articulated vehicles; engines, chassis, brakes, wheel loss & bodywork • Operators' licences, vehicle operation inspections • Audits for maintenance, procedures, organisation, management, health & safety, all for private & public sectors • Experience: Industry-wide
Eur Ing Ketteridge in BUCKINGHAM
Planning & design of estate & secondary roads • Access roads • Car parks • Highway infrastructure • Highway implications of new developments • Design standards & use of pedestrian & cycle path systems • Surface water drainage design • Foul water drainage design • Experience as an expert witness at planning enquiry • Prepared expert evidence for: cycle & pedestrian path accidents; planning issues related to highway & drainage matters; disputes over private highway access • Over 40 years' experience
Dr Cox in MORDEN
Expertise: • Safety • Accident investigation • Health & Safety at Work Act & Regulations • Personal injury • Fires • Explosions • Risk assessment • Safety management • Occupational accidents • Product safety • Dangerous goods • Falls • Mechanical or structural failure • Machinery Sectors: • Industrial • Construction • Mechanical • Electrical • Manufacturing • Factories • Oil • Gas • Offshore • Chemicals • Pipelines • Railways • Public transport • Ports & docks • Food • Retail • Leisure
Ms Heasman in ATHERSTONE
Provision of expert witness services in areas such as: • Waste management & treatment • Landfill sites • Health effects of waste management facilities & contaminated land • Assessment of risks from contaminated land, including risks to water & to human health
Dr Gibson in DIDCOT
Odour & air quality expert • PhD chemical engineering with 25 years' experience • Expertise in abatement design, operation, performance • Best Available Technology (BAT) & Best Practicable Means (BPM) Assessment • Expert in measurement of odour & air pollutants & impact assessment • Guidance development (e.g. for commercial kitchens) • Acted for regulators & operators & in private nuisance claims, planning appeals & also as joint expert for odour & air...
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...
Mr Barber in MARPLE
Experienced in sewerage and land drainage matters to include: • drainage investigations • drainage design • preparation of drainage contracts • supervision and management of drainage contracts • management of consulting engineers • hydraulic modelling and masterplanning of sewerage networks. Experienced in allegations of professional negligence against consulting engineers Experienced in allegations of bad workmanship against contractors
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
Dr Vince in BECKENHAM
Accident investigation • Major hazards • Fire • Explosion • Toxic gas • Chemical spills • HSWA • COMAH • COSHH • DSEAR • Industrial injuries from chemical & process hazards • Risk from transport, storage, handling & treatment of chemicals, including hazardous waste • Environmental impact assessment • Accidents to the environment • Planning inquiries (risk & air pollution issues) • Air pollution, including odour nuisance & food tainting • Cargo quality disputes • Cargo contamination incidents...
Dr Szmidt in AYR
Anaerobic digestion • Odour & emissions from compost & related facilities • Environmental & societal pollution • Agricultural pollution • Waste management & recycling • Facility design & operation • Production of compost & composted waste • Use, quality & fertiliser value of compost & digestate for horticulture & agriculture • Mushroom & hydroponic production systems • Cannabis cultivation • Microbial content, contamination & pollution of compost...
Mr Naylor in STOURBRIDGE
Construction safety • Occupational health & safety • Personal injury • Slips & trips • Manual handling • Accident investigations • Flooding damage • Geotechnical engineering • Foundations & earthworks • Embankments & cuttings • Soil & rock slope instability • Subsidence, settlement & heave • Treatment of mineworkings • Landfill engineering • Stabilisation works • Retaining walls • Ground improvement • Contamination • Drainage
Eur Ing Clayton in LONDON
Specialist in all aspects of municipal & industrial water & wastewater treatment & process technology & treatment methods, water & wastewater quality, environmental protection & health & safety on process systems, & dispute resolution....
Mr Gallagher in MANCHESTER
Containment systems engineering for landfills, tailings lagoons & heap leach pads • Geosynthetics engineering & use • Geosynthetics testing • Steepwall lining systems for deep quarry landfills • Composite lining systems, including clay, bentonite-enriched soil (BES), geomembranes, geotextiles • Leachate & landfill gas • Earthworks • Safety & risk in geotechnical engineering • Construction quality assurance (CQA) • Waste management & disposal • Ground investigation
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 Danks in READING
Town & country planning: • Environmental impact • Environmental protection: • Environmental management • Environmental monitoring • Water: • Water resources • Water quality • River pollution • Effluent pollution, analysis & treatment • Air: • Odour pollution & nuisance • Agriculture: • Agricultural engineering • Agricultural construction & use regulations • Health & safety accidents • Irrigation systems