Andrew Hodkinson BE Mech (Hons), MIEAust, CPENG, Dip Bus (Loss Adj), ANZIIF (Snr Assoc), FCLA

Perth Office
A chartered professional Engineer and Loss Adjuster, Andrew joins Lloyd Warwick International (Australia) as a Director, based in Perth, Western Australia. With more than 25 years’ experience in the Natural Resource and Construction sectors, Andrew has managed complex onshore and offshore losses involving significant property damage and business interruption, primarily in the Australasian and African regions.

Acting on behalf of local and international Insurers (and Reinsurers), significant claims have been successfully and efficiently adjusted to fair conclusion, along with recovery prospects identified and evidence protected. Andrew has experience in leading multidisciplinary teams with early attention given to proactive mitigation of the loss and early determination of policy coverage, such that certainty is gained quickly for all parties.

Relevant notable claims experience includes:
  • Catastrophic fire damage to a vanadium processing plant resulting in BI
  • Seawall collapse to iron ore mine pit resulting in BI
  • Dragline boom collapse at a coal mine resulting in BI
  • Export rolling stock derailments
  • Various mill, power station, heavy mobile plant claims (above and below ground)
  • Pit flooding claims
  • Boiler explosion at an Alumina refinery
  • Offshore subsea wellhead, umbilical and flowline (hard & flexible) losses
  • Offshore pipe lay and ROV losses
  • Offshore Platform / FPSO and rotating equipment losses
  • LNG Plant equipment failures
  • LNG Construction losses involving site wide insulation and coating failures
Power Generation / Infrastructure
  • Generator and turbine failures resulting in BI
  • Transformer failures
  • Cyclone and fire damage to substation and switchroom equipment
  • Pipeline failures resulting in environmental contamination
  • Wind turbine & Solar farm claims
Miscellaneous Engineering
  • Submarine losses (Navy and private)
  • Expert witness / court work to peer review third-party adjustments (Natural Resource claims)
  • Manufacturing and processing losses (food and transport industries)
  • Engineering Professional Indemnity loss investigations
  • Desalination plant claims
  • Train station & tunnelling losses
  • Highway construction losses