Casualties

• Pollution Incidents – Spill Management including Command and Control • Cost Audit, Federal and State Liaison • Collisions / Damage / Survey Analysis •More Information

David Scruton

Master Mariner (Unlimited), BSc, MNI, M.C.I.T., 16 years practical seagoing experience up to and including Master, sailing on general cargo, heavy lift, bulk carriers, container vessels and offshore supply vessels (OSV), including towing and anchor handling. Appointed on numerous occasions as a Maritime Operations and Safety Expert. Experienced in all aspects of maritime inspections and claims. He is also qualified by The Texas Department of Wildlife as a Boaters Education instructor and experienced with pleasure craft, including jet skis and sailboats. He is on the Board of Directors for the Houston Maritime Arbitrators Association and has also acted as a Substitute Custodian during detainment of a vessel.

David Marsh

F.N.I. – British Master’s License with 26 years seagoing experience, including ten years in command, crude oil, product and specialized tankers, OBO vessels, gas carriers, bulk container and general cargo vessels. Specialist in pollution management, monitoring and auditing of costs, as well as with hazardous materials. He has represented clients in court and in depositions in UK and USA. Appointed as Arbitrator under AAA rules and is a member of the Houston Maritime Arbitrators Association.

Marc Fazioli

USCG Licensed Master, BSc – Marine Transportation (25 years experience in the maritime industry). Served in all positions from Deckhand to Master on a variety of vessels, including Tankers, Geared Bulkers, Container Ships, Car Carriers, Research Ships, Tugs & Passenger Vessels. He also served as the Harbor Pilot for U.S. Government & Commercial Vessels calling the Port of Kwajalein, RMI. He specializes in oil/chemical matters, has extensive experience with bulk cargoes and steel products, and carries out vessel condition surveys for major P&I Clubs.  He has been appointed as Consultant & Expert Witness, testifying in both State & Federal Courts.

Elliott Tulloch

U.S.C.G. Licensed Master. BSc, Cum Laude, Marine Transportation; Bachelor of Arts, Mathematics and Philosophy, 20 years experience in the maritime industry, including general cargoes, fruit and foodstuffs, tanker operations, salvage, towing, aids to navigation & hydrographic surveys. He has carried out surveys, & investigations of collisions, groundings, sinkings, pollution, personal injuries, fatalities, engineering casualties, steel, grain, petroleum, cotton, pharmaceutical & chemical cargoes, condition & valuation surveys, on/off hire surveys, & safety surveys of polar passenger vessels.  Qualified by the Texas Department of Wildlife as a Boater Education instructor. He has represented clients in court & in depositions. He is an arbitrator with the Houston Maritime Arbitrators Association.