- JOHN BOYD IEng, IMarENG, MIMarEST
- Marine Consultant
John is a consultant marine engineer with over 50 years of experience gained at sea and ashore. A steam and motor chief engineer, he has also provided expert reports in a number of machinery claims and given expert evidence in arbitration.
He has carried out investigations on behalf of insurers and investigated breakdowns and equipment failure on all types of vessels.
His seagoing experience, from junior to chief engineer, was on general cargo, container vessels and chemical tankers. He then became an engineering superintendent of jack-up and semi-submersible offshore drilling units and drill ships, working out of Chile, Brazil, Singapore and the North Sea (UK).
He later became a surveyor and loss adjuster undertaking energy and offshore related claims for a fully owned subsidiary of The Salvage Association. More recently John has worked as a surveyor with the Salvage Association, renamed BMT Marine & Offshore Surveys which became part of the Braemar Technical Services group.
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