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BMT welcomes Nick Dowden to the surveys team in London

As well as commercial shipping, Nick is well versed in offshore renewables.

6 September 2018

Surveys

BMT welcomes Nick Dowden to the surveys team in London

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-SUR-london@bmtglobal.com  or via telephone on +44 20 7101 2114

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