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 Expert  732042

Expert in Flow Metering, Flow Control Devices, and the Water Meter Industry

Available for your Consulting and Expert Witness Needs

Indiana (IN)
Education Work History Career Accomplishments Consulting Services Expert Witness Market Research

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Expert has spent 15 Years with his current employer as Director of Engineering, General Manager of Production Facility, and Director of Business Development. He spent one year in France.

He has also spent 12 Years with Neptune/Schlumberger as Director of Engineering, Research Engineer and Project Manager. To this end he spent 4 years in France.

Expert has spent 2 years as an Independent Consultant in Flow Metering, Development Processes, and Business Strategies.

Thanks to his experience working in France, he has expertise in business in Europe.


business development


water flow



Expert has spent 30 years defining and developing new products for the flow metering industry. Has has worked on a variety of technologies, including positive displacement, velocity, electromagnetic, ultrasonic, insertion, and coriolis.

Products have been developed for a variety of industries, but the majority have focused on water metering needs worldwide. As a Director of Engineering for two major Water Metering companies, he has also been responsible for new radio development projects for AMI/AMR; and development processes, setting strategies for development, and measuring success.

Business Leader with extensive international expertise in management and development. Expertise features: • Strategic Planning using New Products for Business Growth • M&A work, including candidate analysis, technology transfers, and acquisitions • Lean and Other tools to optimize operations from order entry through shipment • Quality and Reliability Assurance; HR Development; Managing Multi-Cultural Teams • Significant AWWA, ISO and CEN Standards Experience • Fluent in French - Three assignments in France, managing teams in France, Germany and Italy.


flowmetering technology


new product development


water meter

Show Secondary and Basic Areas of Expertise
Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Indianapolis, Indiana;  Bloomington, Indiana;  Muncie, Indiana;  Anderson, Indiana;  Terre Haute, Indiana;  Lafayette, Indiana;  Cincinnati, Ohio;  Dayton, Ohio;  Hamilton, Ohio;  and Louisville, Kentucky.

Often requested
with this expert:

Flow Measurement and Metering
Flow Metering and Control of Water/ Gases/ Steam/ Slurries/...
Flow Measurement, Level Measurement, Process Control,...
Industrial Utilities and Forensic Engineering

Year   Degree   Subject   Institution   Honors
1978   MS   Mechanical Engineering   West Virginia University  
1976   BS   Mechanical Engineering   West Virginia University   Cum Laude

Work History:
Years   Employer   Title   Responsibilities

2012 to


Expert's Firm




At his eponymous firm, Expert is a consultant for metering, Business Strategies, Product Development, Mergers and Acquisition, Business Development, European Strategies.

1998 to 2012


Badger Meter, Inc.


Director of Engineering, General Manager, Director Business Development


He was responsible for New Product Development for a facility in Tulsa, OK. He also handled Business Development (including M&A).

1985 to 1997




Director of Engineering


Expert was responsible for New Product Development in Europe and France.

Career Accomplishments:



Registered P.E. in Louisiana, Alabama, Wisconsin, Oklahoma, and West Virginia

Professional Appointments

Former member and Chair of Board of Directors, Community Hospital, Tallassee, AL


Received George Anderson Award from AWWA for Standards Development

Consulting Services:
Selected Consulting Examples:
  • He has been involved with a metering manufacturer, defining product strategies, development processes, and means to measure success.
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Expert Witness:
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International Experience:
Years   Country / Region   Summary
2004 to 2004   France   Assisted with a subsidiary of Badger Meter in developing manufacturing processes and measuring success.
1995 to 1997   France   He was Director of Engineering for a Division of Schlumberger Industries in France, defining and developing new products and product strategies.
1988 to 1990   France   Project Manager for a new water meter for Schlumberger Industries

Language Skills:
Foreign Language   Description
French   He is fully functional in French, having worked for 5 years in France.

Market Research:
Member of American Water Works Association, having been involved with standards development for 30 years. Have also been working group chair for ISO Water Meter Standards, and ISO liason for CEN standard development.

Click the green button above to contact Expert for a free initial screening call regarding your marketing research, industry research, and company research needs.  For research needs involving multiple experts or secondary research, a Research Director can be assigned to coordinate the work into a custom report for you as a potentially quicker and more cost effective alternative to doing this work yourself or hiring a boutique consultancy.  Remember, your initial screening call to speak with Expert is free.


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