Building Envelope Expert Witness PA 534986

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in the commercial and residential building enclosure industry. My expertise includes the design, testing, certification, inspection, and failure diagnostics of building enclosure products and systems. My employment experience includes working with firms specializing in window design, construction testing/certification and building science. I specialize in construction defect, failure analysis, peer reviews and failure investigations of window, curtain wall, skylights, masonry wall, EIFS, Stucco and roof systems. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 15 years as a building envelope expert witness.

Architectural Expert 510690 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of widely varied experience as a practicing architect as well as hands-on construction experience. This makes me uniquely qualified to analyze construction methods and drawings, to detect errors and omissions, to evaluate accident sites and determine if building codes or ADA regulations have been violated. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Windows And Doors Expert 152679 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience specializing in windows / fenestration and doors. My expertise includes testing and evaluation of the design and development of residential, manufactured housing, commercial and architectural windows, glass defects, doors, skylights, storefronts, and curtain walls. I have additional expertise in construction investigation and defect resolution, slips and falls, technical specifications, job site inspections, child falls from windows, and patent infringement. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Windows Expert 18362 NV

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.

Glass Expert 374331 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 45 years experience in glass science. My expertise includes spontaneous glass breakage from NiS stones, glass forensics, ballistics, residual stress analysis and fractology analysis, glass injury issues, product liability for glass doors, glass shower enclosures, glass storm doors, vases, building codes, American Society for Testing and Materials (ASTM) / American National Standards Institute (ANSI) standards, glass quality issues, glass strength measurement, insulated glass failures, Ring-on-Ring and 4 point strength testing, ballistics testing, and uses of strain gauges. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Industry & Construction Safety and Rescue, Heavy Trucking 353399

Expertise Description

I have more than three decades in the comprehensive practice of occupational safety and health, consulting, management, instruction, regulatory compliance, and emergency rescue services.
I am a University educated and board-certified safety professional (CSP-CHMM-CHST) representing clients in construction, general industry, petrochemical, heavy trucking and government.
I am qualified in state and federal court serving legal and insurance firms, government and private clients in civil cases since 2007.
I am a specialist in confined space entry, technical rescue, rope access, laboratory safety, hazardous materials, roofing construction, heavy trucking, hot asphalt paving, falls from height, forklift and aerial-lift operations, slips trips and falls, auto v. big trucks, worker training, fitness for duty, and OSHA-DOT-EPA regulatory compliance.