Envista Forensics Announces Patrick Hudson as Marine Practice Group LeaderJanuary 20, 2020
ATLANTA – Jan. 20, 2020 – Envista Forensics, a global forensic consulting and engineering firm, has announced the promotion of Dr. Patrick Hudson to Practice Leader of their Marine group.
“Patrick joined Envista last May as our Technical Leader for Marine, and since that time, I couldn’t be more impressed with his knowledge, how he manages clients, and his overall demeanor as a leader,” said Don Skaff, Executive Vice President, Envista Forensics. “Our marine group works on some extremely complex and challenging assignments, and I think with Patrick leading the way, we can expand our reach, and even further enhance the service we deliver to clients. He is well-positioned to take this group to the next level.”
Hudson has more than 30 years of experience in naval architecture and marine engineering. His knowledge extends across many facets of the marine industry, including vessel accident reconstruction, structural failures aboard vessels, design, stability analysis of vessels and barges, and shipyard operations. He will oversee the Marine group practice globally for Envista, and is based out of San Diego, Calif.
Prior to joining Envista, Hudson spent time as a forensic engineer, a naval architect, a Commander (engineering duty) for the U.S. Navy Reserve, and has completed investigations for the Department of Justice, the U.S. Coast Guard and the U.S. Navy. He’s been published numerous times and is a well-known thought leader in the marine industry.
“I appreciate the opportunity and the faith this company has placed in me to lead this practice group and help it grow across the globe,” said Hudson. “I’m eager to put the knowledge I’ve gained throughout my career into action to help expand the program.”
About Envista Forensics
Envista Forensics is a global leader in forensic engineering and recovery solutions. We provide failure analysis, fire and explosion investigations, digital forensics, accident reconstruction, building and construction consulting, geotechnical engineering, damage evaluations and equipment restoration services following disasters of all kinds.
Envista has served the insurance, legal and risk management industries for more than 30 years. Our experts travel worldwide from more than 30 offices located across North America, Latin America, the UK, Europe, Singapore and Australia. Visit our website at www.envistaforensics.com for more information.