Engineering Expert 532755

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Engineering with expertise in mechanical and structural forensic investigations, wind engineering design/product testing, ammunitions manufacturing experience, pressure vessel design, design of building products, vehicular crash investigation and analysis, vehicle mechanical assessments, and residential: plumbing, flooring, moisture intrusion, and roof system evaluations. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Water Damages Expert Witness Connecticut 500245

Expertise Description

I am an experienced water damage expert witness. I have spent more than three decades working with construction defects; water intrusion, damage, and microbial contamination investigations; infrared building inspections; water testing of building envelopes; microbial sampling and issue analysis; Destructive & Non-Destructive Testing; restoration industry standard of care and repair/maintenance. I have additional knowledge in damage investigation for fires and earthquakes. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 20 years as a water damage expert witness.

Restoration Industry Expert Witness 532235

Expertise Description

I have spent over four decades working in the restoration industry. I specialize in building restorations: fire damage, smoke damage, water damage, moisture intrusion, mold and microbes; fire, smoke, and water damage in furniture and building contents; forensic investigations; standard of care for restoration industry issues; damage assessment and reconstruction; general contracting for reconstruction; and moisture testing for concrete. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 15 years as a restoration industry expert witness.

Industrial Hygiene Expert 513008 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience as an industrial hygienist. My expertise includes providing industrial hygiene and occupational safety services to both domestic and international clients in a variety of industries including manufacturing, aerospace, construction, building management, insurance, legal, environmental engineering, and utilities. I am experienced in surveys designed to identify employee exposure potentials to chemical substances such as fibrous and nuisance dusts, volatile organic compounds, inorganic acids, aldehydes, lead and other metals, carbon monoxide and carbon dioxide, bioaerosols (bacteria and fungi) and allergens; as well as physical agents such as noise, air temperature and relative humidity, ionizing and non-ionizing radiation, vibration, and illumination. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 10 years as an industrial hygiene expert witness.

Construction Engineering Expert 530746 AL

Expertise Description

I have over spent 45 years working in the field of construction engineering. My areas of expertise include capital project development, commercial and industrial facilities; engineering design; geotechnical, structural, materials, and environmental engineering and building envelope forensics; failure investigations; building envelope and moisture intrusion studies; waste disposal systems; highway, airport, and specialized loaded pavement evaluation and design; vibration studies; and geohydrological studies and groundwater assessments. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 35 years as a construction engineering expert witness.

Wood Science Expert 58205 NY

Expertise Description

I have over spent over 20 years working with wood science. My areas of focus include construction materials; failure analyses; visual grading of lumber and timbers in-situ; mechanical testing; wood species identifications; finish problems associated with wood and wood-based materials; assessment of wood decay; insect attack and marine borers; evaluation of marine and foundation timbers and pilings; furniture design and failure; wooden ladders; moisture intrusion issues in structures; building envelope issues; assessment of mold; performance of wood plastic composites; and evaluation of glued laminated timbers. I have offered consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a wood science expert witness for more than 15 years.

Civil Engineer Expert Witness WA 520319

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a Civil Engineer with expertise in the cause and origin of structural, geotechnical, and building materials failures; assessing damage in residential and commercial foundations and superstructures resulting from soil movement, snow load, water intrusion, inadequate design, wind, and other causes. I have additional experience in analyzing truss and roof system failures and providing design solutions, and analyzing premise liability and personal injury cases. I have provided consultations and deposition as a civil engineering expert witness for more than two decades.

Structural Engineer Expert 46548 CA(S)

Expertise Description

With over 40 years experience in geotechnical engineering, my expertise is in soil engineering, geology, foundation engineering, structural engineering, materials engineering, and hydrology. I also have knowledge in hillside residential developments, urban redevelopment, oil storage and water tanks, pipelines, bridges, multi-plate arch structures, waterfront structures, storm drains, reservoir embankments, and sewage disposal systems. I have spent more than 40 years as a geotechnical engineering expert witness with consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition.

Structural Engineer Expert 522008 MI

Expertise Description

As a structural engineer with more than 35 years of experience, I have a focus in property casualty damage issues including: structural failures and defects, water intrusions, roof distresses, origin and cause of fires, mechanical failures, electrical failures, and trip and fall conditions. I have also spent over 10 years as a structural engineer expert witness.

Civil & Structural Engineering Expert 522757 SC

Expertise Description

With over 45 years experience in the civil and structural fields, I have an expertise in building design, building components, and storm water runoff and drainage systems. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 5 years as a structural engineering expert witness.

Architect Expert 523415 IN

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as an Architect with expertise in real estate development, architecture, interior design, finance, banking, multi-family and commercial property development and management, construction management, and public-private cooperative ventures in mixed use urban environments. I have additional forensic experience in such areas as technical reporting and research, current and historical building code research, facilities physical condition assessments, due diligence evaluations, construction contract dispute issues, standard of care issues, and various building, fire, life safety, security and physical accessibility technical evaluations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an architect expert witness for more than 25 years.

HVAC Design Engineering Expert 516675 FL

Expertise Description

My background of more than 20 years working in HVAC design has been focused on thermal and electric power plant design, operations and maintenance, mechanical process design, heating and cooling distribution, specialty air and fluid systems, plumbing, energy procurement, and environmental permitting for commercial and industrial facilities. I have been involved with project development and equipment evaluation through performance estimations and financial analysis, design, and specification of equipment and processes, construction management, and commissioning and operations. I have spent over 5 years providing my services as an HVAC design expert witness in the state of Florida.

Forensic Engineering Expert 374594 MI

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in the field of Forensic Engineering, as a Registered Professional Engineer, with expertise in Construction Engineering. I own a consultancy that provides services with regard to construction, design, and installation defect disputes for all building types and systems. I also am President of an additional company where I am responsible for all design, construction administration, and engineering and project management. I have experience with mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering design and project management for institutional, industrial, health care and residential projects. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Civil And Geotechnical Engineering Expert 96894 CA(S)

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.

Ceramic Tile Expert 53697 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 40 years experience in the investigation of showers, countertops, hard surface floors, paving, veneer, swimming pool surroundings, and exterior deck assemblies including ceramic tile and stone tile assemblies. My expertise includes: analysis of the design, installation, and performance of ceramic tile, brick, and stone assemblies, including marble; construction defect evaluation for ceramic tile, thin brick, and natural stone assemblies and related components; and authoring, interpreting, and researching Industry Standards. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

I do have experience at evaluating if the re-glazing is performing and of equal in color and rejecting if the re-glazing is not performing or equal in color.

Construction Renovations Expert 159616 AZ

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.

Civil Engineering And Roofing Expert 48888 CA(N)

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.

Plant Pathologist Crop Loss Expert 55939 TX

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience as a plant pathologist researching concerns related to tropical fruits and citrus, in addition to research on indoor air quality problems caused by molds. My plant investigations include citrus diseases caused by viruses, nematode, and mold / fungi, in addition to post-harvest fruit decay, rot, fruit handling at packing houses, and shipping / transportation. My indoor air quality expertise includes allergies; mold remediation protocols and clearance tests; mold management / solutions; HVAC and microbial contamination; re-engineering to correct indoor air quality concerns; and water intrusion, in various buildings not limited to public and private education facilities, residential structures, medical centers, hospitals, and state and federal buildings. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience.

Certified Industrial Hygienist Expert 55476 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience as a Certified Industrial Hygienist concentrating on indoor air quality, sick building syndrome, microbial investigations, and exposure to wildfire smoke in the workplace, the home, and healthcare facilities. My experience encompasses investigations of multi-unit residential buildings; hotels, office towers; government offices; laboratories; day care centers; free-standing residences; research hospitals; and nursing homes. I specialize in microbial investigations; mold and fungi; allergens; and nosocomial infections. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Property Damage Expert 45663 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a property damage consultant with determining damage to residential / commercial property both contents and structures resulting from water, mold, bacteria, sewage, fire, smoke, or indoor air quality problems. My services include appraisal, inspection, infrared building inspections (finds hidden moisture/water intrusion), restoration, industry standards, claims analysis and investigation, concrete vapor/moisture emission testing, concrete sulfate issues, concrete inspections, textile cleaning (carpet, upholstery, draperies, and Oriental, American Indian and hand-woven rugs), and flooring forensics and inspections (wood, carpet, ceramic, resilient, and natural stone). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Design Structural Engineer Expert 321805 IL

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.

California Contractor A And B Expert 45117 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a registered civil engineer and licensed engineering contractor with mold, asbestos, hazardous waste site remediation, geotechnical construction, earth retention, foundation construction, earthwork, waste treatment technology, civil construction, construction disputes, project management, slope stabilization, accident reconstruction, and forensic engineering. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Roofing Expert 42825 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the roofing, waterproofing and building envelope construction field. I have conducted over 200 leak investigations, window installation, analyzed roofing and building envelope conditions on over 500 insurance property damage claims. I have served as an expert in more than: 100 construction defect litigation cases; 10 construction-industry standard of care cases (both water damage cases and personal injury cases); and 100 Northridge Earthquake insurance litigation claims. I have 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Materials Expert 42140 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Civil Engineering. I have experience with structural materials, materials testing, engineering design, project management, and construction management specializing in masonry structures including un-reinforced masonry, hollow clay tile, and concrete masonry units. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industrial Hygiene Assessment Expert 8782 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in industrial hygiene and environmental assessment issues. My expertise includes identifying, evaluating and controlling hazardous conditions in varied industrial and non-industrial environments. I also have experience in providing technical direction during projects involving industrial hygiene (indoor air quality, noise and noise control), safety engineering (hazardous material handling/storage, personal protective equipment), hazard assessment (asbestos, petroleum hydrocarbons, lead, etc., gas testing, waste management/analysis), environmental accident investigation and prevention; and health and safety training. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Real Estate Expert 441177 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in real estate with expertise in both commercial and residential areas. I have experience in real estate investment and property management specializing in the acquisition, development and management of commercial, retail, industrial and multi-family housing, as well as equity, rents, issues, and profits receiving. I have additional experience with gas stations/c-store/car wash, restaurants, hospitality, entertainment, condo//single family residential construction completion, residential care facilities for the elderly (RCFE), health and safety compliance issues involving sub-standard real estate, code enforcement actions, government enforcement receivingships, partnerships/business/marital dissolutions, residential development, leasing and brokerage, and asset liquidation. I have provided courtroom testimony, consultations, and deposition as a real estate expert witness for over 10 years.

Hvac Expert 458478 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 50 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in developing and expanding central energy plants and the corresponding distribution networks. I have additional experience in HVAC and plumbing systems, Central Plant, boilers, stacks, air separation, medical gas and vacuum systems, and critical care, laboratory and specialized systems designs. I have over 25 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Defects Expert 460274 UT

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years experience in the field of Civil Engineering with expertise in damage and failure, forensic structural and civil engineering investigations, construction defect evaluations, building envelop and moisture intrusion problems, wind/hail and earthquake damage evaluations, claim appraisal work, subrogation potential, product failure analysis, and slip/fall analysis. I have experience with wood, masonry, concrete, and steel design. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Electrical Contractor Expert 53033 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Electrical Contracting and General Construction Management. My expertise includes electrical / mechanical / plumbing contracting, construction planning, scheduling, cost estimating, negotiations, construction defect investigations, system failures, design problems, energy management, engineering supervision, and procurement. My additional experience includes installations of new school construction, high-voltage distribution systems, large office and other building complexes, residential wiring for single and multi-family homes, renovation and service charges, installation of fire safety, lighting protection, DDC controls, inspection of roofs and structural framing, electrical and mechanical systems, data communications systems, and paging systems. I have prior expert witness experience.

Geotechnical And Civil Engineering Expert 425202 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in the field of Geotechnical Engineering and Civil Engineering. My areas of expertise include water tanks, slopes stability, drainage construction, public works projects, airports, pipelines, roadways, bridges, educational facilities, sewer stations, pump stations, residential homes, hospitals, commercial buildings, retail buildings, parking lots, power plants, custom homes, and constructability evaluations. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Architect Expert 318784 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience as a building science architect. My experience includes: building enclosure technical design, consulting, construction inspections, and field investigations. My expertise includes: architectural glass and glazing (curtain walls, windows, skylights, and glazed doors); building enclosure analyses and recommendations; cause-and-origin investigations; and computer simulations of wind and windborne debris tracing. My typical scope of services include: assistance in evaluation of casualty and property damage; cause and origin investigations / analyses; remediation design; preliminary cost estimates; like-kind repair analyses; review of building documentation; code analyses; building code violations; identification of standard of care; risk management analyses; due diligence audits; ownership transition assessments; underwriting assistance; negotiations with contractors; air, water, thermal, and structural testing; construction dispute resolution assistance; pre-existing conditions evaluation; failure, damage, wear, and tear evaluation. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.