Dr. Constantinos Franceskides

Technical Expert

Expert Highlights

  • A Chartered Mechanical Engineer and a member of the Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine.
  • Experience covers a broad range of claims including: marine, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, and property damage.
  • Experienced in Defence and Civilian industries with a predominant focus in the marine, health, motorsport, and aerospace industries.
  • He is bilingual in English and Greek and has worked North Africa, Americas, Asia, Europe, Middle East.

As a forensic engineer Costa has handled a broad range of claims including: marine, pharmaceutical, manufacturing, and property damage.

An experienced Technical Expert in many sectors including Defence and Civilian industries with a predominant focus in the marine, health, motorsport, and aerospace industries, where he has carried out component analysis and testing, rig design, build and commissioning studies, as well as being engaged in change management and continuous improvement activities.

With the application of root cause analysis methodologies to events that lead to financial loss; Constantinos can provide support in disputes involving engineering, design, construction contracts, planning and estimating, failure to perform, and major safety incidents.

Expert Experience covers Mechanical Engineering, Workplace accident investigation, Organisational failures, pharmaceutical plant, Contamination, Fraud, Creation of Risk Mitigation strategy for a governmental owned and operated facility, following building material failures, Transport, Property and Escape of Water and Explosions.

His Engineering and Design/Project Experience includes Aerospace, Automotive and Marine.

Qualifications

Master’s Degree Mechanical Engineering MEng (Hons)
The University of Liverpool
Master’s Degree Forensic Engineering and Science MSc
Cranfield University
Doctor of Philosophy, Mechanical and Biomechanical Engineering
Cranfield University WTG – GWO working at height and rescue trained

Professional Memberships

Registered Professional Engineer – UK Engineering Council (CEng – Mechanical)
Chartered Engineer – Institution of Mechanical Engineers U.K. (MIMechE)
European Engineer Fédération Européene d’Associations Nationales d’Ingenieurs – (EUR ING)
Practicing Member of The Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine Member of The Chartered Society of Forensic Sciences
Eur Ing – European Federation of National Engineering Associations