Elena joined LOC in 2011 as a Naval Architect based in the Stavanger office. She is also an Associate Member of the Royal Institution of Naval Architects. Elena has worked in the shipping, offshore renewable and offshore oil and gas sectors in her capacity as Naval Architect. Elena has attended various marine operations in the capacity of Marine Warranty Surveyor (MWS). Her experience includes marine casualty investigation, expert witness services for claims and litigation, design consultancy services, third party verification checks, vessel surveys and review and attendances for MWS purposes. Elena has expertise in the areas of vessel stability, transport analysis, motions analysis, mooring analyses, structural checks and cargo securing.