This subject deals with the failure of a machine component during operation. There are several types of mechanical failures, such as excessive deflection, ductile fracture, brittle fracture, impact, relaxation, thermal shock, wear, corrosion, and material fatigue.
Our experts are adept in many areas of mechanical failure, one of which is failure analysis. This can entail numerous types of research, including engineering investigations, equipment fires and explosions of items such as pressure vessels, commercial boilers, furnaces and ovens, heaters, vehicles, and other equipment and appliances.
Our experts are also mechanical engineers with extensive experience in product liability, manufacturing, accident investigation and reconstruction, and fire cause and origin. These mechanical failure experts offer consulting services in class actions and other litigation involving equipment and product integrity. This includes medical equipment product safety and manufacturing equipment performance and safety evaluations. They have served as experts in investigations involving accident reconstruction, product liability, mechanical system evaluations, traffic signal issues, as well as construction and mining equipment accidents.
The professional experience of these experts includes work in product and process development engineering in numerous industries. They have been design engineers, project engineers, manufacturing liaison engineers, program managers, engineering managers and directors, and heads of supply change management.
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