Forensic Engineering Investigations Expert Witness VA 528723

Expertise Description

I have worked for over 25 years with Forensic Engineering Investigations. My areas of expertise include fire and explosion investigation, metallurgy, failure analysis, arson, accident investigation (automobiles, aviation, and railroads), ballistics, and food tampering investigations. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than 40 years as a forensic investigations expert witness.

Oil/Gas Expert 530487 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in oil & gas energy with expertise in plant operations, project management, project engineering, construction management, process/facilities engineering, technical and contract due diligence for mergers and acquisitions, process technology licensing, and oil & gas facility commissioning. I have additional knowledge in LNG and oil terminal projects, gas and liquids pipelines, turbine- driven compressor and generator units, liquids pumping stations, condensate stabilization facilities, polymer production, GTL/CTL plants, NGL extraction trains, gas treatment units, petrochemical manufacturing complexes, refinery revamps and additions, offshore fixed platforms and floating production systems handling oil & gas production, fossil-fuel power plants, and oil sands facilities. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an oil and gas energy expert witness for more than 20 years.

Roadway Construction & Materials Engineer Expert 528762 LA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years consulting experience as an engineer with an emphasis in construction, in addition to roadways and bridges. My expertise includes: road, street, and highway issues, coatings and other construction materials, temporary traffic control, runway and earthwork; asphalt, concrete, designs, plans, specifications, CPM scheduling (Primavera) and contract documents; right-of-way issues; and work zone safety. Additional expertise contractor bonding sureties, highway and roadway agencies, contract proposals, cost estimates, claim preparation, analysis, mediation and interim project management. I have previous experience offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a construction engineer expert witness.

Structural Engineering Expert 528535 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of consulting experience in structural engineering with an emphasis in concrete and masonry. Over the course of my career, I have worked cement, concrete, concrete aggregates, mortars, grouts, dimension stone, sealants, roofing; and waterproofing. I have additional experience working with glass. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for more than 40 years.

Industrial Engineering Expert 521640 TX

Expertise Description

As an industrial engineering expert witness, I have over 30 years experience in the fields of Industrial and Systems Engineering with expertise in microlubrication in metal removal processes, production systems modeling and redesign, Green manufacturing/Design for waste and pollution prevention, quality systems design, and project management. I have spent more than a decade 10 providing consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony as an industrial engineering expert witness.

Computer Engineering & Data Recording Expert 518683 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years of experience in the field of Electrical Engineering with expertise in the area of applied physics, hard disk drives, flash memory, and devices. My focus is on magnetic and optical recording, and ferroelectric materials. I am a University Professor, I teach courses on research and development, as well as do research on ultrahigh-density magnetic recording and probe storage technology. My work involves extensive use of microfabrication facilities to develop new magnetic materials and processes for heads and media, as well as development of new test systems for characterizing magnetic recording heads and media. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

East Asian Automotive Economics Expert 521249 VA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years of experience in Economics in regards to East Asian Automotive economics. My expertise is in the future of the domestic Japanese industry, on the technological role of suppliers, on “roadmaps” as a tool for coordinating innovation, and on the political economy of the industry in China. I have additional knowledge in shifts in consumption affecting the rhythm of daily life, the rise of car-based suburbs replete mall-based retailing, and the transition in working lives with the shift to an urban-based service economy. I have also spent over a decade working as an economics expert witness in Virginia.

Materials Engineering and Metallurgy Expert 511134 NJ

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.

Mechanical Engineering Expert 506781 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 60 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in electronic packaging engineering for harsh military and space environments, acoustic engineering, optics, fiber optics, and laser technology. I have experience with accident reconstruction, and investigating engine failure, boating and marine accidents, breach of contracts and warranty, construction accidents, and construction contract compliance and contract claims. I have further experience with defective maintenance and products, fire origin and cause/burn injuries, machinery accidents, negligence, patent infringement, premise liability, railroad accidents and injuries, traffic controls, and underground utilities. My experience in product design, design for safety, and quality control for various products provides a comprehensive practical expertise background in addition to the technical expertise. I also have forensic engineering experience involving fracture failure of glass products such as beer bottles, whiskey bottles, a decorative vase, and shower doors. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Civil Engineering Expert 107331 FL

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.

Public Utility Gas Pipline Safety Expert 96535 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in safety and civil engineering, concentrating on public utilities, occupational safety and health (O.S.H.A.), and transportation engineering. My public utilities expertise includes: gas pipelines (construction, inspections, maintenance, repair, testing operating pressures); gas pipeline accidents (ignition / explosions); and power lines (overhead / underground). OSHA expertise includes: equipment inspections (ladders, ramps, scaffolds, scissor lifts, stairways, work platforms); safety procedures (concrete pumping, confined space entry into manholes / pipelines / tanks, construction / demolitions, electrical equipment, excavations, flammable materials storage, forklifts, personal protective equipment, roofing, traffic control); site inspections (construction / demolitions, drilling sites, industrial, loading docks, machine shops, refineries, vehicle repair shops, warehouses); and work accidents (cave-ins, construction, falls, industrial, materials handling, power lines, refineries, warehouses). My transportation expertise includes: bridges / bridge inspections; bridge / highway design; and environmental planning. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Metal And Corrosion Expert 41630 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the area of materials and corrosion evaluation. I provide innovative solutions to problems related to deterioration and premature signs of distress of concrete, steel, and alloy structures by using non-destructive and test procedures. I specialize in identifying such factors as materials, environments, and compatibility that contribute to the service lives of various structures, including pre-stressed and post-tensioned bridges, cable stay bridges, reinforced bridge decks and substructures, parking garages, tunnels, large aquarium tanks, marine structures, underground pressurized steel and concrete pipelines, communication tower footings, buildings, components within buildings, waste water reactors, and an aluminum speed boat. I have over 10 years expert witness experience.

Hvac Mechanical Engineering Expert 39125 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in mechanical engineering. My areas of expertise include semiconductors, HVAC systems, cleanrooms, process piping systems, energy management and control systems and refrigeration systems, boilers, chemical exposures, as well as chemical spills and damages. I have more than 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fire Protection Expert 457500 AL

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.

Mechanics Expert 426384 MD

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Engineering Mechanics. My experience includes the general areas of experimental mechanics, fracture mechanics, fatigue, dynamic material response, engineering investigations, and electronic packaging. My research is directed toward assessing, mitigating, and managing risks associated with the design, manufacture and fielding of electronic products and systems; practical approaches for microelectronic package design; and reliability prediction methodologies. My expertise includes vibration life tests, electronic assemblies, industry microelectronics, optical fibers, and thermal stress. I have over 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Semiconductor Expert 425651 VT

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in semiconductor development. My expertise includes CMOS, Bipolar, BiCMOS, Silicon on Insulator (SOI), LDMOS, Bipolar-CMOS-DMOS (BCD), CMOS Image Processing, and Silicon Germanium (SiGe). I have experience in electrical design, chip design, layout, circuits, devices, computer aided design (CAD), electronic design automation (EDA), as well as device design, circuit design, layout, and CAD. My reliability expertise includes electrostatic discharge (ESD), latchup, reliability mechanisms, leakage mechanisms, radiation, Soft error rate (SER), and hot electron (hot e). I have more than 5 years 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.

Material Engineering Expert 403835 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years in the Materials Science and Engineering Industry. My extensive experience includes development of materials as it relates to the electronic, communication, security, transportation, aircraft, and environmental and civil infrastructure industries. I specialize in mechanical engineering, in relation to thermal management, smart materials, composite materials; aerospace engineering, specializing in the areas of electronic packaging and sensors; civil engineering, with specialization in concrete; chemical engineering, in the areas of fuel cells, batteries, activated carbon, and filter membranes; metallurgical engineering, and electrical engineering. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Shipping And Transportation Expert 342675 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the motor carrier industry practices. My expertise includes truck involved accidents; physical distribution management; and shipping dock operation and regulatory compliance. I have additional experience in transportation economics; refrigerated goods, tanker and dump truck operations, independent contractor and broker operations; motor carrier/driver standards of safety and care; warehousing and distribution management; hazardous materials transportation; and freight loss/damage prevention.

Accident Investigation Expert Witness KY 343027

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in Mechanical Engineering. My expertise includes force reconstruction of low-damage impacts, time-distance studies, vibration, analysis of photographic evidence, and three-dimensional reconstruction using photogrammetry or videogrammetry. I have general expertise in all types of applied mechanics or engineering mechanics problems. I am capable of non-ballistic trajectory analysis and failure analysis of ladders and other similar structures. I have additional experience in corrosion, accident analysis, kinematic analysis, mechanics, measurement and data analysis, and numerical modeling. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.