Hawaii Marine Company
This firm often provides services that are compliant with U. S. Coast Guard regulations, American Bureau of Shipping (and other classification society) Rules, or ABYC (American Boat & Yacht Council) standards. Clients often receive express Coast Guard project reviews since NAVIC 10-92 submittals are offered.
Engineering specialty areas include marine structures, stability, vessel and construction safety, vessel performance issues, regulatory conformance, formal reports, engineering calculations, photographs, drawings, depositions and court testimony are normally provided by a registered Professional Engineer.
Hawaii Marine provides admiralty and maritime expert witness services for both plaintiff and defense lawyers. Human factors engineering (marine ergonomics) principles are normally applied in passenger, crew and stevedore personal injury cases. Product liability cases are also taken on a case by case basis. Structure, powering and stability are some examples of specialty areas with respect to product liability. Documentation normally includes opinions, referencing and citing appropriate marine industry and safety standards, maritime forensic photography, scaled drawings of scene, research and calculations (as appropriate). Services often includes forensic marine surveying and accident documentation. These legal expert witness services are available nationwide.
Computers are extensively utilized to enhance the quality and the accuracy of the nautical professional services provided. Over the years Hawaii Marine has developed many time saving design templates. Some of these quality templates may be purchased at http://www.hawaii-marine.com/templates/.