Randall L. Pinetti, Captain Expert Witness

Contact Information

  • Company: Pinetti Maritime
  • Phone: (360) 488-3515
  • Cell: (415) 722-3170
  • Fax: (425) 382-2976
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Maritime and Investigation

Specialty Focus: Ship Casualties & Accidents

Education: BS, US Naval Academy

Years in Practice: 44


Additional Information

Ship pilot and instructor Vessel & shipboard casualty investigation & simulation Bridge Resource Management Vessel operations and safety, Navy ship operations Oil spill response and recovery Shipyard project oversight Captain, USNR(Ret.): Surface Warfare & Merchant Marine Officer Master, Unlimited Tonnage Upon Oceans, STCW 2010/2017 compliant First Class Pilot - Unlimited Tonnage 29 years > 5000 ships piloted at San Francisco Bay & Tributaries (15 yrs), LA Port Pilot (4 yrs), Chevron Mooring Master Barbers Point & El Segundo (8 yrs) Kuwaiti Pilot, Iraqi Freedom Two: Port Al-Shuaiba, Muhammed Al-Ahmed Naval Base Lightering Master-Ocean Shipholdings/Military Sealift Command (2019-present) Pilotage endorsements: San Francisco Bay & Tributaries, Stockton & Sacramento, Monterey Bay Los Angeles/Long Beach Harbors, Hawaii State Pilotage (all harbors), Chevron Hawaii & El Segundo Offshore Moorings, Port Everglades Harbor, St Johns River Jacksonville Tankerman-Person in Charge Dangerous Liquids / LNG certified Managed major Hawaii oil spill response/recovery Manned model schools: Port Revel, Warsash, NAB Little Creek VA Shiphandling instructor: MSI San Diego, NAB Little Creek, US Naval Academy