Qualifications and Experience

Over 35 Years of Marine Industry Experience in both New Construction and Repair

Charleston South Carolina East Coast
USS Laffey DD-724 at Patriot’s Point
  • Bachelor of Engineering Degree (with honors), Naval Architecture, SUNY Maritime College
  • Expertise in Cutting Edge Simulation and Analysis Tools
  • Captain’s License:  USCG Master, 100 ton, Near Coastal, Power, Sailing, Towing Vessels
  • PADI Certified Open Water Scuba Diver

Experience Summary:

  • Shipbuilding:  Nuclear Submarines, Barges
  • Naval Architecture:  Hull Design, Ship Structures, Hydrostatics, Stability Analysis
  • New Vessel Commissioning and Testing
  • Ship Repair and Overhaul
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
  • Business Development and Marketing
  • Operations Management
  • Program/Project Management
  • Modular Construction
  • Heavy Steel Fabrication
  • Vessel Deliveries on East Coast

Technology and In-House Software Expertise:

  • Naval Architecture:  Bentley Systems MAXSURF
  • Technical/Proposal Writing
  • Construction and Project Scheduling:  MS-Project
  • Financial Analysis and Cost Estimating:  MS-Excel
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD):  Autocad 2019
  • Finite Element Analysis (FEA):  FEMAP & NX NASTRAN (Structural Linear, Non-Linear, Dynamic, Buckling, and DDAM Analysis)

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Naval Architecture Marine Engineering USCG Third Assistant Engineer


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