Completed US Domestic Projects

Accomplishments include:

US Domestic

  • authored “A Survey of Bakken Crude Oil Characteristics Assembled for the U.S. Department of Transportation” on behalf of the American Fuels & Petrochemicals Manufacturers;
  • analysis of hazardous materials that in transportation pose a security risk leading to revision of DOT and TSA requirements on behalf of the American trucking Associations;
  • development of comments on virtually all PHMSA rulemaking initiatives between 2005 and 2013 on behalf of the Dangerous Goods Advisory Council;
  • providing compliance advice to US corporations; and
  • technical director for the Rigid Intermediate Bulk Container Association (RIBCA).

US DOT Approvals and Special Permits

  • lithium battery approvals;
  • fireworks approvals;
  • explosives approvals including approvals needed for military sales to foreign governments;
  • special permits for ultracapacitors, fireworks packagings; portable tanks for toxic by inhalation hazard liquids, and IBCs for PG I Division 4.2 and 4.3 substances.

US Legal Support

  • legal analyses;  and
  • expert witness on multiple court cases involving hazardous materials transportation.