Construction Expert Witness 530907

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 45 years working in the field of construction management with a focus in civil engineering, construction law, process scheduling, construction, value engineering, Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED), and project estimation. I have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for over 5 years as a construction management expert witness.

Construction Engineer Expert 530679

Expertise Description

I am a goal-oriented and budget-conscious construction and engineering professional offering more than 25 years of experience within the construction industry heading diverse, multimillion-dollar projects to successful completion. I have been involved in hundreds of projects with a total dollar value exceeding $1 billion with experience in all facets of development from initial feasibility through real estate, design development, construction, warranty period, and the operations and maintenance life-cycle. I have been an estimator, project manager, construction manager, Owner’s representative, General Contractor, consultant, and A/E’s representative on projects including condominiums, hospitals, schools, court houses, restaurants, and office buildings to name a few. I also have experience in Federal Government projects, both military and civil works, some of which are considered “mega” projects (exceeding $100 million in value). Additionally, I have experience in residential development including subdivision development and house construction. I have spent over 5 years providing consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a construction engineering expert witness.

Structural Engineering Expert Witness 524126

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' experience as a structural engineer with expertise in the design of new buildings, renovations, and seismic retrofit projects. I have additional knowledge in various construction types, including: steel; cast-in-place, precast, and prestressed concrete; masonry; wood; as well as designing numerous transportation projects, including terminals, maintenance facilities, stations, and administration buildings for aviation, port, rail, and bus agencies. I am offering my services as a structural engineering expert witness.

Architecture Expert Witness 529385

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as an architect with expertise in sustainable design in public sector projects, education buildings, and large commercial/residential facilities. I have additional expertise in energy efficiency state-wide in construction, energy codes, financing, transportation and urban forestry. I have spent more than 15 years offering consultations and deposition as an architect expert witness.

Engineer Expert Witness 528594

Expertise Description

I have spent over 30 years working as an engineer with a focus in architecture and facade design, in addition to building technology. My areas of expertise include glass defects, damages and failures, tensioned cable-net facades; and curtain walls for high-rise towers. I have additional experience with facade investigations. I have provided clients with courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition for more than 15 years as an engineer expert witness.

Architecture Expert Witness 454501

Expertise Description

My background in architecture spans over 30 years with a focus in architectural and structural standards of care, building codes, inspection and causes and resolutions of construction related defects and failures, ADA compliance, OSHA compliance, property condition assessments, and wind/seismic/flood damage. I have prior experience providing numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an architecture expert witness.

Civil Engineer Expert Witness 527404

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a Civil Engineer with expertise in both the design and inspection of earthen dams, soil mechanics, soil stability, hydrology, planning and designing of reservoir dams, site development, commercial and residential projects, structural engineering, and forensic studies of failed retaining wall structures and structural collinear failures. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a civil engineering expert witness for more than 25 years.

Commercial & Residential Garage Door, Gate and Dock Expert Witness 500540

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of consulting experience in commercial and residential garage doors, docks, and gates. My expertise includes: door contractor sales, product safety, installation, repair, manufacturing, assembling, installing, programming, equipment, and designing. I have additional expertise in fire doors. I have spent over a decade providing deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a garage door expert witness.

Construction & Design Expert Witness 504181

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the design and construction industry with expertise in construction consulting for design build and plan/spec construction, schematic and construction document budgeting, constructability review, value engineering, change order negotiation, and building systems commissioning. I have participated in the design and construction of commercial facilities such as manufacturing plants, museums, condominiums and warehouses with an emphasis on design/build projects. I have spent over 10 years as a design and construction expert witness with consultations and deposition.

Construction Engineering Expert Witness 521395

Expertise Description

I have worked in engineering and construction for over 40 years with expertise in the design and project management of GCRTA bus station projects, schools, airports, bridges, roadway, drainage, sanitary, water main, right-of-way, surveying, along with ODOT facilities building structures including salt domes, storage buildings, mixed buildings and garages. I am offering my services as a construction engineering expert witness.

Architectural Engineering Expert Witness VA 439234

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience in the fields of Architecture and Civil Engineering. My experience includes preparing architectural and project plans, Fire Protection, mechanical/plumbing, electrical, and structural engineering, ADA Compliance, concept design, building design, life safety and independent technical reviews. I have designed all types of public and private buildings from elementary schools to Army barracks to residential housing. I have conducted existing building condition assessments, post-disaster damage assessments, and expert opinion on a wide variety of code compliance (including ADA), construction, and civil engineering design issues. I have spent over 15 years offering my services as an architectural engineering expert witness.

Structural Engineering Expert Witness Los Angeles 519844

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 30 years of experience in the fields of structural and civil engineering. I have provided extensive services for defendants and plaintiff attorneys on construction litigation matters in single and Class-Action both on State and Federal lawsuits. My understanding of core legal concepts has enabled me to assist my clients in the most efficient manner. I bring diversified experience in the field of Structural, Civil and Forensic engineering in design, investigation, evaluation, research, building code and standards development and construction supervision of US, Canada, and International projects. I have provided failure analysis, expert consultation, structural forensic investigation, and damage assessment services for many litigation and insurance related matters. I have been the principal structural engineer on projects for clients such as NASA and several other high profile agencies. I have Provided many technical lectures, presentations, and webinars for structural engineering, Architectural and Building Official communities. I have also worked for more than 15 years as a structural engineering expert witness in the greater Los Angeles area by providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Materials Engineering and Metallurgy Expert Witness IL 511134

Expertise Description

My career has spanned over 25 years working with materials engineering, failure analysis and engineering investigations, including litigation support. My focus has been on metallurgy, property/structure relationships, stress conditions and corrosion of both ferrous and non-ferrous materials. I have expertise in the determination of root cause and problem resolution, and extensive experience designing and conducting field and laboratory testing. I have additional expertise in the areas of materials characterization, fractography, metallography and mechanical testing. I have worked to support a broad range of industries, including railroad, automotive, aviation, recreational equipment, pharmaceutical, petrochemical, pulp & paper, food services, power generation, construction, building systems, weldments, and light manufacturing. I have also spent 15 years as a materials engineering expert witness in Illinois by providing consultations and deposition.

HVAC Expert Witness FL 457056

Expertise Description

With more than 55 years experience in the state of Florida working in the field of Mechanical Engineering, I have specialized in HVAC, plumbing, and building envelope integrity. I have additional knowledge in fire protection and electrical engineering for buildings. For over 30 years, I have offered my services as a mechanical engineering and HVAC expert witness in Florida by providing consultations for various clients, as well as deposition and courtroom testimony.

Construction Foundations Expert Witness 519393

Expertise Description

My background of over 10 years in the field of Construction has been focused in general engineering, contracting, plumbing, building and safety issues, compliance, licensing and permits. I have additional knowledge in problems due to foundations and house lifting. I have provided consulting and deposition service as a construction expert witness.

HVAC Fire Protection Expert Witness 511375

Expertise Description

My background in design and construction administration has lasted for more than 30 years with expertise in mechanical, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems for commercial, institutional and residential facilities. I have additional knowledge in design and forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire protection and energy management systems. I have been recruited for previous expert witness work.

Construction Building Code Expert 515458

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in the field of Construction as a Professional Engineer in multiple states. I instruct on the subjects of Construction Management and Science with teaching interest in structural engineering with regard to steel, concrete, timber, wind loads, and seismic loads; MEP design and analysis; construction project management with regard to scheduling, estimating, and strategic bidding; capstone, and Building Information Modeling (BIM). I am published in my field and also provide presentations. I have over 5 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Technology Expert 513338

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the field of Civil Engineering with expertise in building technology. My background involves hands-on construction experience, managing various projects, with considerable experience in all aspects of the building envelope. I have particular expertise with single ply membranes, windows and veneer construction. I have over 35 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Engineering Project Management Expert 508771

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering with control systems design, systems commissioning and building engineering project management. In 2013 I established an engineering company and developed an integrated design process that optimizes mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, and building systems designs with the end user in mind. I have years of field experience testing, commissioning, and troubleshooting various building systems and designs to pinpoint and resolve deficiencies, and I have spent a large portion of my career identifying design pitfalls, diagnosing anomalies, and developing solutions for operational and code compliance issues. I have prior expert witness experience.

Forensic Engineering Expert 315354

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience in Structural Engineering in the consulting field. I have been involved in design of buildings, bridges, dams, foundations, retaining walls, wastewater and water treatment structures, and precast concrete structures. Also, I have experience in bid and construction administration, construction cost estimating and construction inspection. I have worked with both private and municipal clients. I have over 30 years of expert witness experience with consultations and courtroom testimony.

mechanical infrastructure 348639

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in the Mechanical Trades with expertise in Refrigeration, Heating, and Air Conditioning. I have experience with mechanical contracting, Mechanical Infrastructure, Thermodynamics, Commercial Refrigeration; Water Usage; Water Supply; Medium Temperature and Low Temperature, as well as Heating/Air Conditioning, and Ventilation. I have additional experience with boilers, hot water, and construction defect and standard of care. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and court testimony.

Civil And Geotechnical Engineering 96894

Expertise Description

I have 35 years experience in Civil and Geotechnical Engineering. My project experience includes: building sites; residential foundations; asphalt and concrete pavements and pavers; landslide investigation and stabilization; high rise building foundations; and foundations for power plants, dams, and pipelines. My forensic experience includes construction foundation failures, pavement cracking and deterioration, slab defection, moisture intrusion, wall failures, and sewer line distress. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Renovations 159616

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience specializing in development, design, and construction management for a wide variety of construction and renovation projects. My Expertise includes: multi-family residential, construction defects, condominium, structural, mechanical, electrical, plumbing, acoustical, architectural, roof, windows, finish carpentry, flooring, tile, concrete, stone, cost estimation, scheduling, budgets, government approvals, and the state fire marshal. My additional expertise includes: high-rise condominiums, hospitals, hotels, retail, malls, shopping centers, casinos, office buildings, mixed-use buildings, commercial, historic preservation, schools, university buildings, construction management, contract administration, project management, contracts, agreements, fee proposals, liability insurance, construction claims, and zoning. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Management 161329

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years of experience in the construction industry with extensive experience in construction management and procedures, quality assurance, building envelope defects and failures, construction testing and evaluation, building envelope issues, concrete inspections, welding inspections, concrete pavement, concrete slabs, and quality control. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Windows 18362

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years of experience in general contracting with specialized expertise in windows, wall systems, glazing and waterproofing of building structures; also experienced in structural performance, window installation, air infiltration, building movement, glass breakage, insulated glass failures, sealant failures, design and construction of low-rise frame buildings, curtainwalls and EIFS; frequently participates in seminars on sealants and wall systems and gives private seminars to architectural and general contracting firms in California. I have more than 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hvac 128222

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Commercial / Industrial HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) and Refrigeration Systems. My areas of expertise consist of industrial electrical equipment and systems, security systems and security systems maintenance, power systems, HVAC controls, solar codes and standards, process cooling, temporary power, chilled water and compressed air plants, facility management, preventative maintenance, and non-destructive diagnostics, such as thermographic imaging, radiography, broadband, real-time radiography, vibration analysis, oil trend analysis, laser alignment, frequency and harmonics analysis, communication wiring, and voltage and current analysis. I have extensive experience with industrial boilers, steam piping, boiling, filtration systems and heat exchangers, as well as battery fires, and fire and explosion detection. I have 15 years expert witness experience.

Civil Engineering 107331

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a civil engineer, specializing in structural engineering. My expertise includes: advanced composites; blast testing; bridge inspection; bridge rehabilitation; civil infrastructure renewal / sustainability; composites; concrete; concrete inspections; concrete repair / rehabilitation; construction defects; construction materials; failure analysis; ferrocement; fiber reinforced concrete; FPR; laboratory testing; masonry standards; materials engineering; non-destructive testing; reinforced concrete; research and development; steel reinforced polymers; strength evaluations; structural analysis; and structural fiber reinforced plastics. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Civil Engineering And Roofing 48888

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a civil engineer specializing in roofing issues, including laboratory analysis; inspections; building envelopes; roof management; roofing failures; moisture surveys; waterproofing; roof coatings; reroofing; leak investigation / analysis; ventilation / condensation; wind damage; fastenings; construction documents / monitoring; and insurance and legal claims. I also specialize in hurricane, earthquake, fire, and hail damage. My additional experience includes façade, concrete, and masonry failures, in addition to foundations, retaining walls, and anchors. I have expertise in construction management, scheduling, marketing, and training. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Contractor 51241

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in the construction industry with general contracting and consulting as a civil engineer, general contractor, and realtor. My background includes public works, libraries, commercial facilities, retail buildings, restaurants, residential projects, high rise residential buildings, and educational complexes, including surveying, structural design, structural performance, subdivision design, grading, street improvements, sewers, storm drains, and storm drain channel systems, as well as project management, time impact analysis, contract administration, scheduling, staff training, and O.S.H.A. My consulting / claims experience includes: mediation; claim preparation; litigation support; document research and analysis; contractual disputes; and claims avoidance advising. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Construction 48086

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a professional engineer and licensed general contractor in consulting, design, construction project management, university teaching, and research. I specializes in structural analysis / design, damage and failure investigations, and construction defects / accidents. I have expertise in performance evaluation of constructed facilities including the effects of natural (wind, earthquake, flood, fire) and man-made (vibrations, blast and impact) hazards, damage assessment, and repair and retrofit design. Has served as an expert on small and multi-million-dollar claims. My experience includes buildings, bridges, concrete cooling towers, offshore platforms, silos, damage investigation of single and multi-family residential, commercial and historic buildings, storage tanks and underground water conduits, blast in underground coal mines, explosion in a chemical plant, effect demolition, pile driving and new construction on adjacent buildings, excessive floor vibrations, cracking, settlement, wind, fire and flooding damage, foundation distress, retaining walls, slabs and pavements, evaluation of defective concrete, terrazzo and other construction materials, water intrusion damage, contract disputes, product liability, accidents, personal injury, property damage, and failures during construction. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction 45961

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the construction industry. My areas of expertise include: construction defects; cost estimating; project preparation; project controls; contracts; CPM scheduling (including cash flow analysis); construction and project management; detailed cost analysis; building materials; physical construction, build-out, and retro-fit of single-family and multi-family residential, commercial/retail space, industrial construction, manufacturing process plants and sites, engineering facilities, schools, hospitals, and clinics. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Design Structural Engineer 321805

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in building design and construction as a Structural Engineer with expertise in evaluating the condition of existing damaged and distressed structures and the design of repairs to bring the facilities back to sound condition. My experience includes: roofing and waterproofing; building evaluation; reinforced concrete, building envelope defects, building envelope issues, structural steel, and masonry structures; and the evaluation of historic structures. I have worked on such facilities as parking garages, bridges, plazas, building facades and balconies, marine piers, and industrial plants. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Architecture Construction 11121

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in architecture as a firm owner and principal including facilities evaluations, development of remedial programs, project design, and management. I have worked on a variety of projects ranging from residential, commercial architecture, facility assessments, academic, industrial, sporting, architecture of parking structures, and event structures. I have been a designer and principal-in-charge of a significant number of noteworthy projects. My additional expertise includes architectural building evaluations / conditions reports, architectural assessment, building sites, programs, and building husbandry. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Real Estate Developer 169205

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Commercial Construction. I am the Founder and President of a general contractor and commercial real estate developer. My projects include: commercial and industrial buildings; retail stores and shopping centers; cost of repair; manufacturing facilities and corporate headquarters; office and medical buildings; self-storage mini-warehouses; tenant improvements and renovations; and off-site street improvements and land developments. In addition, I have built and remodeled custom homes and apartment projects. As a commercial real estate developer, I have participated as a principal or manager in the ownership, investment, development, acquisition, financing, planning, design, construction, and management of over 1,500,000 square feet of commercial, industrial, and office projects. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Seismology 18039

Expertise Description

I have many years experience in structural engineering issues on a wide range of projects including complex high rise construction, office buildings, schools, medical buildings, parking structures, churches, hotels, apartments, warehouses, and industrial buildings. I work with various material types including steel, cost-in-place, pre-stressed concrete, masonry and wood, as well as, numerous seismic rehabilitation projects. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Caltrans Construction 10006

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in engineering and general building contractor issues. My areas of expertise include: construction accidents, building sites, management for contractors, engineers, and developers; and preparation of project estimates. I have experience in project management, conceptual, and detailed estimating, as well as value engineering, construction administration, field supervision, and inspection for quality assurance. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

8900

Expertise Description

P.E. – Experienced in safety engineering. Areas of expertise include: drilling, producing (including offshore), refining, pipeline and construction activities in the petroleum industry; procedural and equipment consideration and compliance with federal OSHA, Cal/OSHA industry and other applicable standards; high-rise building construction and general industry safety concepts; and hazardous materials handling and disposal. Special knowledge in safety, codes, toxic gas explosions due to hydrocarbons, NFPA codes and fire suppression technology, safety orders, Coast Guard regulations, as well as, Harbor and Longshoremen regulations.

Structural Engineering 8888

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in civil and structural engineering. My areas of expertise include structural design and construction, review of building projects for lenders and prospective buyers, seismic studies for buildings, evaluation of structural design, as well as analysis of construction problems and failures. I have prior expert witness experience.

Forensic Engineering 351554

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Civil Engineering with expertise in Forensic Engineering. I have experience with Construction Management for large public works projects; heavy construction, buildings, schools, highways, wastewater treatment plants, LNG bus garages, and landfills. I have been an engineering consultant to sureties for surety issues, construction bond matters, building movement, building envelope defects, codes, construction disputes, and have provided engineering investigations into construction accidents, defects, and damage. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Structural Engineering 350890

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in structural Engineering Design and Construction Management of building and non-building structures utilizing steel, reinforced concrete, post-tensioned concrete, pre-tensioned concrete, pre-cast pre-stressed concrete, masonry and wood. I also have experience in Structural Forensic Engineering Projects that includes site inspections/observations, destructive testing, laboratory testing, code analysis, review of as-builts, report writing, and mediations. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Civil Engineering 352385

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the field of Civil Engineering, Surveying, and Land Planning. I have experience managing and assisting in numerous public sector infrastructure and private land development projects. My expertise includes design and supervision regarding the planning of master plan communities, specific plans, water supply, water usage, roads, buildings, airports, floodplain management, water supply systems, and sewage systems. I also have experience designing and directing major site development projects in the private sector, including commercial/retail, light and heavy-industrial infrastructures, health care, and single-family and multi-family residential development projects. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Engineering 369809

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in Structural Engineering. My areas of expertise include Earthquake Reconnaissance, Rehabilitation and Retrofits, Civic, Commercial, Educational, and Healthcare construction. I have experience working on such engineering projects as restaurants, schools, libraries, hotels, condominiums, apartment buildings, retail, architecture of parking structures, office buildings, auditoriums, medical offices, surgery centers, city halls, religious institutions, resorts and spas, wellness centers, and the preservation of historical buildings.

Construction 413784

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in Construction with over 10 years as an Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) analysis and access specialist. My expertise includes school access compliance, building sites, site inspections and evaluation of programs and services under Title II of the ADA, as well as ADA Barrier Removal requirements for private entities under Title III of the ADA and California Title 24. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Engineering 438179

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years of experience in Structural Engineering, with expertise in civil engineering, hydraulics, earthquake and wind design, timber design, masonry design, concrete design, steel design, forensic engineering, Enercalc, Strucalc, Risa, Safe, RetainPro, spreadsheet programming, and MathCad programming. I also have extensive experience in structural engineering, including experience working with structural design of automobile dealerships, service stations, institutional and religious facilities, and residential and commercial buildings.

California Building Code 8911

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in civil and fire protection engineering, as well as over 35 years in the building regulatory field of code enforcement. My areas of expertise include: plan checking of all types of structures, supervising inspection personnel, solving field construction problems, research and evaluation of new building products and systems, making code interpretations for building officials, preparing both fire and structural technical reports, as well as teaching and writing code provisions and standards. I have prior expert witness experience.

Fire Protection 457500

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Fire Protection and Safety Engineering. My expertise includes fire protection system design, installation, maintenance, operation, and failures, including: fire detection; smoke detection; fire alarm; central station; sprinkler systems – wet pipe, dry-pipe, pre-action, and mist; fire suppression systems, and smoke control; and sprinkler leakage and water damage. I have additional experience in fire and smoke barriers; building code, life safety code, and fire code compliance; fire hazard, building materials, and fire resistance ratings; fire cause and origin; vehicle fire investigation; arson; human behavior in fire conditions; means of egress, egress signage, and emergency lighting; and fire modeling. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fire Protection And Civil Engineering 48254

Expertise Description

I have 50 years experience in the fields of Fire Protection and Civil Engineering. I have extensive experience with the Uniform and International Building Codes, Uniform and International Fire Codes, NFPA Standards and other related codes and standards. My expertise includes residential, commercial, industrial, and high-rise building construction, automatic fire alarm systems, smoke-alarms, automatic fire sprinkler systems, fire pumps, and fuel storage tanks. I have previously worked on fire loss, water damage, and construction defect cases. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Civil And Structural Engineering 443066

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Civil and Structural Engineering. My expertise includes structural analysis, structural design,structural performance, environmental engineering, masonry design, wood design, and project management. I have additional knowledge in alternative energy efficient designs, solar heating and cooling, trenchless technologies for pipeline rehabilitation in gas distribution networks, and seismic performance of Masonry and Masonry veneer. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Defect 8885

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in civil engineering, geotechnical engineering and general building contracting providing design and construction services on a variety of projects worldwide. My areas of expertise include construction defects, foundation design, slope failures, asphalt, concrete pavements, and building code evaluations. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Home Inspection 427112

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years expert witness experience in the field of Commercial Property Condition Assessments and Home Inspections and Engineering. I have conducted over 2,000 home inspections including town houses, condos, and commercial properties in Western New York. I have prior expert witness experience.

Forensic Photography 381189

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Forensic Photography and Videography. I have experience in construction defect; building sites; construction injury investigations; daily and weekly remediation progress videos and photos; high resolution digital stills and HD video; evidentiary images from small details and major defects; fire, water storm, flood damage and environmental; overhead and aerial photography & videography; machinery, industrial, construction, and product liability; emergency and non-emergency response; nationwide deployment; destructive testing photography and videography; construction mediation and settlement videos; infrared photography; photographic lighting techniques; macro photography; personal injury and accident photography; crime scene photography; low light and night photography and videography; video evidence; video interviews for litigation and mediation; civil litigation photography and videography; injury and scar photography and videography; accidents, ped, horse, bicycle photography and videography; surgery; courtroom graphics. I have prior expert witness experience.

Construction 343221

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Construction. My experience includes commercial estimating, structural engineering design, and construction management. My research includes seismic testing and calibration. I have prior expert witness experience.

Structural Engineer 357964

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in Structural Engineering with a focus on design of structural steel, building design, foundations, aluminum and cold-formed steel. My additional expertise includes design of low-rise industrial and commercial buildings, design of foundations for buildings, signs and equipment; structural performance, design of earth retaining walls; distressed structures, and design remedies for existing structures in need of repair. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Design 358520

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience in building and building systems design for new construction and rehabilitations. I specialize in mechanical systems. I am responsible for system load calculations, equipment specification, workplace layout, and system layout and analysis. My projects include applications for laboratories, offices, and retail / institutional / educational spaces. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Waterproofing 354994

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years with extensive background in Architectural services. I specialize in waterproofing, building sites, site-work, building technology & diagnosis, peer review, and building code analysis. My additional services include commercial architecture, facility assessments, architectural assessment, architectural building testing and evaluation, and due diligence inspections. I manage design /build, construction, and design/bid/award delivery processes. I have worked in concrete, steel, and wood, particularly with wood-framed construction and building envelope design. I provide project management services as an owner's representative, construction manager (agent, advisor or at-risk), or quality control representative. I am experienced in managing each phase of design and construction, including the preparation of master plans, prioritization analysis, and pre-qualification procedures. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Construction 354999

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience as an expert consultant in a wide variety of construction-related fields. My expertise includes building sites, facility assessments, forensic inspections and construction projects, testing and evaluation, scheduling, construction estimate preparation, construction document peer review, site-work, site inspections, and evaluations; code and materials review, cost and scheduling/delay analysis, development and management of remedial design recommendations utilized for cost estimating, repair and design/build applications. I have worked on construction, remodeling, and remedial repairs on large single-family and multi-family residential projects, multi-family apartment and condominium complexes. I over 15 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Environmental Engineering 321268

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Environmental Engineering. I have experience in virtually all aspects of contaminant release mechanisms and compliance; environmental assessment and remediation, with specific expertise in the due diligence and assessment process; soil and groundwater contamination assessment; fate and transport phenomena, including biological transformation and groundwater geochemical interactions; hydrogeological impact analysis; environmental and public health risk assessment; cleanup strategies and costs; building assessment; building sites; claims and loss damages; and the rules and regulations that govern these activities. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Codes 341985

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in various engineering and construction capacities. My experience and work assignments include various aspects of the main disciplines of Engineering and Environmental consulting including but not limited to: building sites; building and safety codes compliance; facility assessments; cost of repair; windows installation; construction and project management; carbon monoxide formation; physical condition surveys; reserve funding analysis; thermal expansion and contraction; plumbing; electrical; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning design inspection and evaluation; and preparation of contract documents and specifications for repairs and restoration of buildings and site items. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction 320740

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in construction as a Professional Engineer (P.E.). My experience includes assignments in engineering, general contracting, real estate development, and consulting. My expertise includes: building inspections, construction defects, code compliance, construction claims, termite damage assessments, mold and indoor air quality investigations, and building maintenance evaluations. I have additional experience with condominium reserve calculations for new and converted condominium properties. I have 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.