Our ForensisGroup experts in metals and alloys possess significant experience in the fields of Metallurgy and Materials Science. These experts conduct materials analysis, failure analysis, and material trade-off evaluations in the numerous areas, such as products, patents, and product liability investigations and litigation.
They are proficient in stress corrosion fracture toughness of various titanium alloys, high strength stainless steels, aluminum alloys, thermo-mechanical treatments, cold-forging applications, and metallic filters. These experts are also highly knowledgeable in chemical material analysis, chemical and material forensics, mechanical testing materials, failure modes and effects analysis (FMEA). Also, their experience includes corrosion and environmentally assisted cracking in BWR, PWR, and various raw water environments, and embrittlement of pressure vessel steels and high performance alloys.
These experts consult with law firms and insurance companies in the areas of structural failure analysis and electron microscopy in degradation and environmental compatibility of materials under a variety of operating conditions; metallurgical and corrosion assessments on power plant and other industrial components, such as piping and heat exchangers, pumps and valves, steam and combustion turbines, large electrical transmission towers, chemical processing vessels, steel cables and high performance fiber lifting slings, and industrial washing machines.
This is a highly complex and scientific area, and you’ll want an experienced expert to assist you with your case or investigation. Since 1991, ForensisGroup has provided credible experts to attorneys. Submit An Expert Request Form or call us today for additional information on retaining a highly qualified metals and alloys expert witness for your case.