Gas, Oil & Petrochemical Expert Witness Services

Internationally-recognised expert witness engineers with over 75 years of drilling and petroleum refining expertise

Arbitration Consultants in Petroleum Engineering across 90 countries

We have vast experience in the petrochemicals industry, providing litigation services to the High Court and International Court of Arbitration.

Our Clients
British Gas
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Exxon Mobile
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Our Accreditations
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Our Petrochemical

Experience Includes:

  • Crude oil distillation
  • Hydrotreating Gas separation
  • Light ends recovery
  • Fractionation
  • LPG production
  • Storage and handling
  • NGL
  • LNG
  • Sulphur recovery
  • Alkylation
  • Polymerisation
  • Isomerisation
  • Aromatics
  • VCM
  • PVC
  • Polyolefins
  • Synthetic fibres production

Quotes

Thanks for all your hard work on the case over the last year.

I was very impressed by your performance under cross examination and in the hot tubbing session. You got the tone absolutely spot-on in terms of explaining your position with authority whilst recognising your obligations to be a neutral expert.

Partner at Holman Fenwick Willan LLP,
London-December 2017

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Thanks for all your hard work on the case over the last year.

I was very impressed by your performance under cross examination and in the hot tubbing session. You got the tone absolutely spot-on in terms of explaining your position with authority whilst recognising your obligations to be a neutral expert.

Partner at Holman Fenwick Willan LLP,
London-December 2017

Our Expert Witness Services Includes

Expert advice and independent expert opinion

Site and equipment surveys

Process design reviews

Review of construction records

Examing compliance issues

Investigation of process and mechanical design defects, disruptions

Specialist Petroleum Engineering Knowledge

In the oil and gas, petroleum refining, and petrochemical and power generation industries

Process & Mechanical Equipment Design

Specific experience of:

  • Process plant design
  • Piping design and insulation
  • Construction and commissioning of plants in oil / gas processing including wet sour conditioning
  • Cryogenic air separation units
  • Water filtration and deionization
  • Effluent treatment units
  • FCC and hydro cracking units
  • Sulphur recovery units
  • LNG/LPG/NGL plants
  • Ammonia production
  • High pressure gas compression
  • Gas/liquid pipelines and gas/liquid storage tank facilities

Project Management

Extensive experience both as an owner’s representative and as a contractor, in:

  • Preparing and executing basic design
  • Detailed design
  • Procurement and construction to ISO 9001 Quality Assurance
  • International model forms of contract (FIDIC orange book and similar) of oil and gas production/processing facilities and pipelines, petrochemical and power generation plants.

Design, Engineering & Quality Control

In the manufacturing industries with specific experience of:

  • Welding
  • Forming and machining alloy steels and stainless steels
  • Quality Control and Assurance requirements to ISO 9001/2
  • Assessment of product design and manufacture in respect to assessment of fitness for purpose
  • Production plant and machinery valuations

Gas, Oil & Petrochemical Assignments