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Patrick Hudson

 Technical Lead - Marine

Technical Lead - Marine Group in San Diego

Dr. Patrick J. Hudson is Technical Lead of the Marine Group with over 30 years of experience in naval architecture and marine engineering. His areas of expertise include forensic engineering, naval and commercial vessels, recreational boats, ship repair, marine terminals and facilities, coastal engineering, industrial diving operations, and marine workplace safety. His experience includes reconstruction of commercial and recreational vessel accidents, structural failures aboard vessels, design of repairs to ship structures, stability analysis of vessels and barges, and shipyard operations. Dr. Hudson has over 16 years of experience teaching undergraduate and graduate-level university courses in naval architecture, marine propulsion, ports & harbors, and offshore and coastal engineering.


Commercial Diving
Commercial Water Losses
Container Terminals
Drydock Operations
Ferry Terminals
Forensic Engineering
Marine Anchor Systems
Marine Cargo Damage Claims
Marine Engineering
Marine Propulsion
Marine Workplace Safety
Mechanical Engineering
Naval Architecture
OSHA Requirements
Recreational Boating
Residential Piers and Docks
Ship Repair Facilities
Shoreline Structures
Underwater Cables
Vessel Collisions
Vessel Damage
Vessel Grounding
Vessel Moorings
Vessel Stability Investigation
Vessel Structures
Waterfront Construction
Crane Investigations
Marine Engineering
Mechanical Systems


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Ocean Engineering
    Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, Maryland
  • Master of Engineering, Civil Engineering
    Johns Hopkins University – Baltimore, Maryland
  • Bachelor of Science, Naval Architecture
    United States Naval Academy – Annapolis, Maryland
Patrick Hudson


San Diego Office
402 West Broadway
Suite 400

San Diego, CA