Fire Investigation Expert Witness CA NV 500585

Expertise Description

I have spent over 35 years working in the field of fire investigations. My areas of focus include fire cause and origin investigations, fire cause analysis, determining contributory factors, building code compliance, hazardous materials, fire sprinkler systems, fire prevention, munitions handling, storage, de-mill operations, on-site utilities including high voltage (4180V to 16,000V), on-site railroad operations, steam plant operations, vehicle use, maintenance and repair, on-site water systems including a dam and reservoir, on-site construction, maintenance and repair, and on-site fire department and security forces. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 20 years as a fire investigations expert witness.

Landscape Architecture Expert Witness CT 528957

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years of experience in landscape architecture, I have an expertise in land use planning, urban design, industrial greening, biofiltration swales, sustainable design, and urban rain gardens. I have spent over a decade providing deposition and consultations as a landscape architecture expert witness.

Arboriculture Expert Witness CO 528970

Expertise Description

I have over 10 years of consulting experience as an arborist with an emphasis in plant health assessments and plant and landscape appraisals. My expertise includes landscaping, landscape architecture, plan and specification review, litigation support, landscape guidelines, consulting arborist, project management, construction observation, irrigation design, water management, warranty inspections, and technical plant care writing. I have prior experience offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an arboriculture expert witness.

Fire Protection Expert Witness CA(N) 447542

Expertise Description

I am an experienced accident reconstruction expert witness with a career of over 45 years. My areas of expertise include fires & explosions; investigation of fire protection systems design (sprinklers, standpipes, pumps, fire alarms, foam, halon, dry chemical & others); fire protection equipment failures; fires-cause and spread; propane & natural gas fires & explosions; furnace and water heater fires; construction defects; expert testimony; computer simulations of fire spread; analysis of fire hazards and burning characteristics of various materials; and building and fire code analysis. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for more than 25 years as an accident reconstruction expert witness.

Fire Protection Expert 508247 TX

Expertise Description

With more than 40 years' experience in Fire Protection, I have an expertise in fire protection systems, design, installation, and servicing; code analysis; fire alarms and sprinklers; special hazards and suppression systems. I have spent over 10 years providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a fire protection expert witness.

Landscape Architect Expert Witness CA 516935

Expertise Description

With more than 30 years experience as a Landscape Architect, I have a focus in land planning, environmental design, landscape construction, landscape maintenance and irrigation water use. I have also spent over 30 years offering my services as a landscape architect expert witness with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Master Plumber Expert 522253 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience as a Master Plumber with expertise in service and repair for toilets, showers, fixtures, waste lines, water service, sewers, commercial restrooms, boilers, furnaces, water heaters, and pumps. I have experience with both natural gas and oil heating systems in both residential and commercial buildings, and I design, engineer, and install backflow prevention devices on both domestic and sprinkler water services as required by the Department of Environmental Protection. I have also spent more than 20 years as a master plumber expert witness by providing consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition.

Master Plumber Expert 522202 NY

Expertise Description

With more than 35 years experience in Plumbing & Fire Suppression, my expertise is in residential, commercial, and industrial plumbing, heating, and sprinkler systems. I have additional knowledge in fuel gas codes, backflow rules, DOB filing procedures and DAR filings. I am offering my services as a master plumber expert witness.

Fire Protection Expert 519018 CT

Expertise Description

With more than 15 years experience in the field of Fire Protection Engineering, my focus is in combustion, industrial fire protection, and explosion protection. I have additional expertise in Industrial Safety, Process Safety, Accident Analysis, and Fire Safety Standards. I have also worked as a Fire Protection Expert Witness in Connecticut for over 5 years.

HVAC Expert 501487 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have been focused in design services for over 35 years in the field of Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC). I have experience with forensic analysis of HVAC, plumbing, fire sprinkler, electrical, and process piping systems. I have also performed site inspections, tests, research, product analysis, cost estimation, and written reports. I have over 5 years of experience as an HVAC expert witness in California by offering deposition, courtroom testimony, and consultations.

Fire Investigation Expert 517909 AL

Expertise Description

I have been working for over 40 years as a Forensic Fire/Explosion Investigator with an expertise in carbon monoxide incident investigation, fire origin and cause analysis, fire protection engineering, fire suppression systems, building code analysis, fire modeling, fire dynamics, gas industry engineering, experimental fire/explosion research, industrial/process hazard assessment, and engineering analysis. I have been regularly involved in origin/cause fire/explosion investigations, fire reconstructions, smoke detector failure investigations, sprinkler system failures, restaurant suppression system failures, building code issues, etc. As a gas engineer, together with my fire forensic experience, I have been regularly involved in the analysis of gas fires and explosions. I have also worked for more than 25 years as a fire investigation expert witness in Illinois and have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Fire and Explosion Expert 520085 WA

Expertise Description

My career as a Senior Forensic Mechanical Engineer and Fire and Explosion Investigator has spanned over 30 years, specializing in forensic analysis involving HVAC and plumbing systems, including installation errors, manufacturing defects, and construction defects. I have additional expertise in failure analysis for refrigeration systems, machinery and conveyors, maritime property damage and injury incidents, fuel and gas piping, plumbing and fire sprinkler systems, hydraulic systems, and vehicle components, related to property damage, personal injury, and fatality events. I have prior experience as a Fire and Explosion Expert Witness in Washington and have provided clients with consultations and deposition.

Failure Analysis Expert 503226 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 10 years in the fields of Failure Analysis, Accident Reconstruction, and Mechanical Engineering. I have investigated, analyzed, and reconstructed hundreds of accidents across the United States involving vehicles, machines, mechanical systems and industrial equipment. I have also critiqued product infringements within the scope of patent protection. I am a Licensed Professional Engineer and United States Patent Agent. My work is performed in support of litigation, product recalls, insurance investigations, industrial problem solving and intellectual property disputes. I have provided expert testimony in numerous legal jurisdictions and I am a member of several professional organizations. I have over 5 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Irrigation Modernization Expert 504705 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Irrigation with expertise in modernization projects. I have experience with pump station designs, recirculation and reregulation, and improved structures and flow measurement. I have additional specialization in agricultural crop evapotranspiration estimation and GIS and remote sensing; on-farm irrigation system design, evaluation, and management; and hydraulic modeling. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Fire Cause And Origin Expert 107482 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in Mechanical Engineering with Fire and Explosion Investigating specializing in fire cause and origin. My expertise includes investigation and analysis of fire, water loss, product defects, explosions, and human injury incidents. I have additional experience in heat transfer, mass transfer, fluid mechanics, fire protection engineering, human behavior in fire, hydraulics, laser diagnostics, and component testing. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Contractor Expert 56897 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years of experience in the construction and home/building inspection fields. My expertise includes: inspections of residences, multi-unit dwellings, and commercial buildings; repairs in single-family homes, commercial spaces, and condominiums; remodeling of warehouses, manufacturing operations, apartment complexes, offices, and private homes; and custom and tract housing. My additional expertise includes: Americans with Disabilities Act (A.D.A.) compliance; blueprint analysis; building-code violations; construction defects; disregard for maintenance; improper installations; mold inspections/testing; non-permit work; product defects; and standards of care. I am familiar with all matters related to contracting: appliance installation, concrete, concrete inspections; door hanging, drainage, drywall, electrical, finish carpentry, flooring, framing, hardware, Heating, Ventilating, and Air Conditioning (H.V.A.C.), insulation, irrigation systems, lighting, painting, plumbing, roofing, siding, solid surface countertops, stucco, tile countertops, windows, and window covering. I have over 5 years expert witness experience.

Golf Course Expert 8996 NV

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in golf course planning, design, maintenance, survey layout, construction supervision and construction management. My experience also includes projects with issues pertaining to cart path design, layout and use, errant golf ball cases, adjacent property conflicts, course design, construction and use, pedestrian and golfer injuries, etc. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Mechanical Inspector Expert 8902 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in mechanical, plumbing, and fire protection engineering and construction issues. My areas of expertise include heating, ventilation & air conditioning, energy conservation, hot & cold supply systems, plumbing & drainage systems, roof drainage systems, process cold water & hot water systems, fire sprinkler & standpipe systems, fire suppression systems, fuel oil systems, and Title 24 calculations. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Landscape Irrigation Expert 8884 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in landscape architecture. My areas of expertise include: irrigation, erosion control, construction technology, and horticulture. I am knowledgeable in business administration, contractual services and design quality control, recreation and park planning, as well as multi and single family residential and commercial facilities. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hvac And Plumbing Expert 8841 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in building, plumbing, HVAC, fire sprinkler systems, fire suppression system, industrial piping systems for processes and lab systems. My areas of expertise include retail, residential, office, industrial buildings, college campuses, medical on comfort cooling, clean rooms, and industrial air conditioning. I have more than 5 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.

Fire Protection And Civil Engineering Expert 48254 CA(S)

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.

Golf Course Expert 451149 AL

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Golf Course Path Design with expertise in Land Planning Design, Recreational Facility Design, Landscape Design, Landscape Architectural Design, Irrigation Design, Landscape Drainage, Residential Subdivision Design, Project Coordination, Golf Resorts, and Construction Inspection. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Hvac Plumbing Piping Expert 323300 TN

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a mechanical engineering designing and maintaining HVAC, plumbing, piping, and sprinkler systems. My expert witness specialization includes HVAC, plumbing and sprinkler systems, construction defects, design errors, failure analysis of mechanical equipment, gas appliances, and hot water scalding. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.