6 September 2018
BMT is pleased to announce the return of Nick Dowden to the marine survey and consultancy team in London. Nick returns from a period as a Specialist Investigator with the New Zealand maritime administration where he investigated several high-profile cases.
Nick is a Master Mariner with experience on VLCCs, container and general cargo ships, survey and offshore vessels, as well as in sail training. Ashore, Nick has gained an honours degree, post graduate certification and a range of specialist training qualifications including ISM lead auditor, navigation auditor and fire investigator.
During his time with both BMT and Maritime NZ, Nick has investigated a large number of high profile cases and given expert opinion on incidents ranging from certification fraud to groundings, lifting equipment failure, fires, explosions, sinkings and personal injuries - making him a specialist in post-incident analysis. Nick is also a leading member of BMT’s Collision Reconstruction and Simulation Team
As well as commercial shipping, Nick is well versed in offshore renewables and has provided project planning advice, program management, marine warranty services and due diligence surveys on windfarms and tidal projects in the North Sea and beyond.
Nick specialisations can be found at https://www.bmtsurveys.com/people/people/nick-dowden and he can be contacted via email at CS-SURfirstname.lastname@example.org or via telephone on +44 20 7101 2114
26 July 2021
Ahead of Maenhout’s retirement, and as part of BMT’s global efforts to ensure the continuation of excellent business services being delivered by its offices in Belgium, four experienced consultants have been hired over the past three years.
18 June 2021
In addition to practical knowledge and gained experience, we are committed to continued education. This has resulted in, amongst others, a number of our experts from our offices in the Netherlands and Belgium being (once again) recognised and registered with the United Register of Appraisers (VRT).
16 June 2021
BMT can now provide relevant, high quality asset management assessments of organisations against internationally recognised standards (ISO 55000).
8 June 2021
In cutting-edge trials BMT conducts its first-ever remote, simulator-based ship navigation training programme – the latest REMBRANDT digital configuration is a full mission DNV approved ship simulator solution that’s targeted at multiple training stakeholders, including those onboard and ashore, and benefits from de-risked and highly immersive learning environments.