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 Expert  728132

Expert in Fire Engineering, Fire Risk Assessment, Fire Reinstatement, Fire Design

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

United Kingdom
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness

Summary of Expertise:

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Expert offers a variety of services ranging from the design of fire safety strategies, specific fire safety design advice, to fire risk assessments, and fire damaged building assessments.

Being at the forefront of the fire safety engineering profession, he is able to share his expertise and inside knowledge to benefit you in design, construction and safety.


assembly structural testing


building code


building construction


building fire


chemical fire




commercial fire


construction safety management


emergency management




fire egress system


fire fighting


fire modeling


fire prevention


fire protection


fire protection engineering


fire risk analysis


fire safety


fire safety code


fire-exposed steel


industrial fire


passive fire protection


Standard Fire Code

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
2010   MSc   Fire Investigation   Anglia Ruskin University  
2001   BSc   Fire Science   UNiversity of Leeds   Hons

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

2006 to


(Undisclosed Consulting Company)


Technical Director


Identify projects, assess the amount and complexity of the work required and produce fee proposals, and design statements for potential projects.

Bring together and lead specialist engineers in fire safety, ensuring that the right core skills are utilised and identify any deficiencies so that these can be addressed in their appraisal.

Develop concept solutions into a detailed fire strategy suitable for submission to regulatory authorities, apply fire knowledge and logic to analyse or identify underlying principles, reasons, or facts associated with information or data to draw conclusions, this is achieved by a desk top study or via on site inspections.

Carry out fire related calculations in support of the fire strategy proposals with the ability to research methods, techniques, and/or sources of information related to fire ignition, development, and extinguishment.

Produce written documentation that clearly sets the aims of the fire strategy and interprets technical details for comprehension by non-technical/fire orientated design team members.

Develop expertise in delivering fire safety engineering solutions in a multi-disciplinary environment with solid experience in developing fire strategies, undertaking engineering analysis and applying performance based designs.

Be commercially aware of the financial limits on a project to keep within a fee budget and within time constraints.

Maintain a good working relationship with clients to encourage repeat business through the ability to work closely with others as part of a larger team on multiple projects with other professional engineers, often not under their direct control.

2003 to 2006


Corus Fire Engineering


Principle Engineer


2001 to 2003


Buro Happold


Fire Engineer


Career Accomplishments:

Institute of Fire Engineers


Advance Driver

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • Design guidance and a case presented to satisfy the functional requirements relating to external fire spread.
  • A high rise residential building in Manchester, providing a case to extended travel distances and opening the internal configuration of the residential units.
  • Provided the design justification in decreasing the fire performance of a structure and number of cores during the concept design.
  • Fire Risk Assessment – Using PAS 79 and other appropriate documentation.
  • Investigation into a process fire, providing alternatives in passive and active fire protection.
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Expert Witness:
Expert Witness Experience Summary:
Fire Engineering, Compliance Checking, Fire Investigation, Fire Risk Assessment.
Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding expert testimony, litigation consulting and support, forensic services, or any related expert witness services.  A few litigation needs include product liability, personal injury, economic loss, intellectual property (patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright), and insurance matters.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.

International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
2002 to 2003   Denmark   Sondaburg University – Ensuring that the atrium design and fire safety of the building satisfied the functional guidance documents in Denmark.

Additional Skills and Services:

BS 9999; Approved Document B; Smoke Control.

Supplier and Vendor Location and Selection

Leading Design Teams.


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