Textiles Expert Witness NY 535471

Expertise Description

I am an experienced textiles expert witness with more than 55 years in the field. I specialize in issues pertaining to textile materials and sewn products’ performance, quality, structural design, aesthetic issues (color, pattern design), copyright infringement issues involving design patterns, defect analysis, product liability, product design and innovation, patent applications and patent infringement matters, and insurance and damages claims (affected material inventories & equipment). I have provided courtroom testimony, deposition, and consultations for over three decades as a textiles expert witness.

Parking Expert Witness South Pasadena 535186

Expertise Description

I have spent more than 25 years working as a parking professional. I specialize in parking and manufacturing, business development, executive recruitment and staffing, auditing and procurement, mystery shopping services, asset management, space layout and design, parking guidance, employee theft protection, airport parking, marketing. I am offering my services as a parking expert witness.

Civil Engineering Expert Witness Oregon 533224

Expertise Description

I am an experienced civil engineering expert witness with more than a decade in the field. My expertise includes various aspects of transportation, civil and structural engineering infrastructure projects, and with seismic and wind analysis. I have extensive knowledge in the design of traditional building materials such as steel, concrete, timber, masonry, and aluminum; ADA compliance and OSHA standards; structural analysis and design; and at performing condition assessments, preparing documents for the repair or rehabilitation of existing buildings, and providing cost analysis services. I have prior experience offering my services as a civil engineering expert witness.

Civil Engineering Expert Witness 532705

Expertise Description

I am a skilled civil engineering expert witness with more than a decade of experience working in the field. I specialize in the resilience and robustness of structural systems affected by natural and man-made hazards, performance-based design, the environmental impact of the built environment on the natural environment, structural design (reinforced concrete and structural steel), seismic design of steel-frame structures, and structural fire engineering. I am offering my services as a civil engineering expert witness.

Utility Construction Expert Witness TX 529026

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years of consulting experience in engineering with an emphasis in civil and structural engineering. My expertise includes project management, permit acquisition, construction management, material testing (concrete), topographical surveying, civil, electrical, & mechanical, structural analysis, site planning drainage / hydraulics and hydrology, flood hazard investigation, geotechnical studies, foundation design, environmental & wetland, real-estate management, radio and switch engineering. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a utility construction expert witness for more than 25 years.

Structural Engineer Expert Witness WI 503482

Expertise Description

With over 25 years experience in structural engineering, I have expertise in a full range of construction materials, including wood, masonry, reinforced and unreinforced concrete, structural steel, light-gauge steel, creating software applications for engineers, the design of steel and concrete structures, the design of wood-frame homes, and other residential and industrial/unique structures. I also conduct building inspections and am knowledgeable in assessing damage, construction defects, and design work for foundations and basements. I have provided consultations and deposition for more than a decade as a structural engineering expert witness.

Accident Reconstruction Expert 531749 AZ

Expertise Description

I am an experienced accident reconstruction expert witness with more than 40 years in the field. My areas of focus include accident reconstruction: commercial (18 wheeler), private vehicle accident reconstruction, and aerospace; bicycle-pedestrian accident reconstruction; product liability; forklift accident reconstruction; accident site measurement; metal fatigue analysis; biomechanical analysis; machine tool analysis; aircraft structural analysis and design; and OSHA compliance. I have provided numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over two decades as an accident reconstruction expert witness.

Railroad Safety Expert 531127 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have worked in railroad safety for over 30 years. I specialize in crashworthiness and transportation safety; nonlinear finite element analysis; blast, impact, and penetration mechanics; biomechanics, structural dynamics; dynamic buckling; mechanics of composite materials; occupant kinematics and injury assessment; applied mechanics; car body design; and rail design. I have spent more than 15 years offering consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as a railroad safety 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.

Structural Engineering Expert 524126 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years' experience as a structural engineer with expertise in the design of new buildings, renovations, and seismic retrofit projects. I have additional knowledge in various construction types, including: steel; cast-in-place, precast, and prestressed concrete; masonry; wood; as well as designing numerous transportation projects, including terminals, maintenance facilities, stations, and administration buildings for aviation, port, rail, and bus agencies. I am offering my services as a structural engineering expert witness.

Naval Architecture Expert 523758 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years' experience in naval architecture and marine engineering. My areas of focus include: structural, survey and inspection work associated with shoreside/littoral repair facilities; dry-docks; graving docks; marine rail systems; design of crane systems and lifting plans. In addition, I have experience in the following areas: Syncro-Lifts, hurricane damage, ship strikes, environmental degradation, blowouts, subsea piping system design, inert gas, piping, vapor, gas, hydraulic, compressed air systems, product carriers, bulk carriers, passenger vessels, pleasure craft, high-speed craft, littoral assault craft, and fast catamaran in and offshore. I have spent over 5 years offering consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a naval architecture expert witness.

Mechanical Engineering Expert 529210 TX

Expertise Description

I have worked for more than 40 years in the field of Mechanical/Civil Engineering. I have an expertise in digital signal processing; dynamical systems: parameters identification and response determination; performance/safety assessment for statics and dynamics problems in: aerospace, biomedical, forensic, marine, petroleum, seismic, and structural engineering. I have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for more than 30 years as a mechanical engineering expert witness.

Architecture Expert 528620 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience as a building enclosure consultant specializing in commissioning, assessment, design and remediation of building enclosure systems. I have investigated and analyzed enclosure failures, designed repairs, and performed construction administration services, condition surveys, and design peer reviews of residential and commercial facade assemblies including wall cladding, fenestrations, roofing, and waterproofing systems. My expertise includes analyzing insurance claims, resolving construction defect claims, participating in forensic investigations, and repairing and rehabilitating existing structures. I am proficient in the analysis and resolution of technical disputes involving design deficiencies, errors or omissions, defective construction, and standard of care, and have prepared technical reports and provided support in depositions, mediation, arbitration, and at trial. I have spent more than 5 years providing consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as an architecture expert witness.

Lumber Grading Expert 523264 GA

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years' experience in lumber, with expertise in: grading, grade supervisory services for grade stamped and non-grade stamped lumber, grade and yield surveys and informational inspections, reinspections, structure inspections, consultation regarding export lumber, alternate grades of lumber, and renewable softwood species. I have provided deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony for more than 40 years as a lumber grading expert witness.

Construction Expert Witness FL 522825

Expertise Description

I have spent over 30 years working in Construction & Engineering. My areas of expertise include Commercial Construction (large industrial buildings, professional and medical offices, convenience stores, television towers and support facilities, special-use facilities and churches), Civil Design (site planning and layout, roads, drainage, surface water pollution control, sanitary sewer systems, water distribution systems, utility relocation, zoning changes, zoning variances, FDEP, FDOT, and county and city permitting), and Structural Design and Forensic Engineering (reinforced concrete, pre-stressed concrete, timber, wood, reinforced masonry, structural renovations and modifications, piling, signs, roof inspections, water infiltration, water damages, construction and design defects, and storm damage). I have spent over 30 years offering deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a construction defect expert witness.

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.

Residential Building Inspector Expert 522034 PA

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years experience as a Residential Building Inspector with expertise in matters concerning residential construction, inspection and code compliance. I have additional focus in defect recognition and reporting on structural, roofing, exterior, electrical, heating, cooling, insulation, ventilation, plumbing and interior systems and components. I have spent more than 5 years as a residential building inspector expert witness by providing courtroom testimony and consultations.

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.

Construction Defect Analysis Expert 521880 OR

Expertise Description

As a construction defect analysis expert witness, I have over 35 years experience in Construction with analysis due to code violations or natural defects, tactile and physical testing for structural, stairway, walkway, roadway, illumination, drainage, leakage, and catastrophic damage to structures due to fire, soil, drainage, water, and sewer leaks. I have additional knowledge in trip and falls and missteps, handrail/baluster/balustrade size and strength, parking lot and roadway illumination levels. I have continuing education in computer aided design, land development, dam safety and land planning, stormwater master planning, and septic system design. I have spent over 30 years as a construction defect analysis expert witness and have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Aerospace Biomedical Engineering Expert 520743 FL

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years of multidisciplinary research experience in the aerospace, biomedical and defense industries. My expertise includes bone-prosthesis and retinal stent finite element analysis, damping modeling in structural dynamics, design of smart-material actuators for active control of turbomachinery blades and adaptive airfoils , sensor design and calibration, and instrumentation design. I have additional interest in experimental modal analysis and turbomachinery. I have prior experience providing my services as an aerospace expert witness.

Accident Reconstruction & Structural Analysis Expert 520330 VA

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a Mechanical and Structural Engineer. My areas of expertise include mechanical design, structural analysis, Finite Element Analysis (FEA), intellectual property analysis, perimeter security, transportation safety, materials testing and evaluation including failure analysis of components in vehicular, pipelines, fuel tanks, pressure vessels, accident reconstruction, accident causation, vehicle dynamics, biomechanics, safety analyses, seat belts, airbags, occupant protection systems, guardrails, crashworthiness, crash data retrieval, accident scene/roadway assessments, total station surveys of accident sites & vehicles, vehicle damage & crush analyses, delta-v, time-position-speed histories, computer simulations & animations, and technical reports. I have spent more than a decade offering consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a mechanical and structural engineering expert witness.

Welding Expert 524420 CO

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience in metallurgy with expertise in the welding metallurgy, failure analysis, construction, and mechanical/refractory quality control. I specialize in quality control management for mechanical piping/vessels and refractory installation, and also in failure analysis and microstructure/property relationship for weld metal/joints for a wide array of industries. I have additional knowledge in determining the fracture mode through the initial failure assessment and gathering supporting evidence through photography, electron microscopy (SEM / EDS), metallurgical / chemical characterization, and mechanical testing. I have prior experience providing my services as a metallurgy 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.

Lumber Industry Expert 523325 CO

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the Lumber Industry. My expertise is in inspection, production, grading, management, training and quality control with over 22 North American softwood species and several European, Australian and South American species. I have spent more than a decade providing consultations and deposition for numerous clients as a lumber industry expert witness.

Structural Engineer Expert 524214 TN

Expertise Description

I have over 15 years experience as a structural engineer with expertise in the forensic analysis of damaged and deficient structures, pre-engineered metal building design and consulting, steel design, cold-formed steel design, masonry design, concrete retaining structures, concrete, wood design, aluminum, building code interpretation, forensic evaluations, structural inspections for the insurance industry, industrial design, foundation design for forge presses, metal buildings, and other foundation specific design work, structural analysis and rehabilitation of existing buildings including multi-wythe brick structures. I have spent over a decade providing my services as a structural engineering expert witness with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Agricultural Equipment Expert 521191 WI

Expertise Description

With over 45 years of experience in the agricultural and construction equipment industries, my expertise is in product safety & intellectual property, product safety evaluations, product manual safety review and development, structural design review and design for manufacturability. I also have knowledge in the food processing industry. I have spent over a decade as an agricultural equipment expert witness in Wisconsin by providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Structural Engineering Los Angeles Expert 519844 AL

Expertise Description

My career has spanned more than 30 years of experience in the fields of structural and civil engineering. I have provided extensive services for defendants and plaintiff attorneys on construction litigation matters in single and Class-Action both on State and Federal lawsuits. My understanding of core legal concepts has enabled me to assist my clients in the most efficient manner. I bring diversified experience in the field of Structural, Civil and Forensic engineering in design, investigation, evaluation, research, building code and standards development and construction supervision of US, Canada, and International projects. I have provided failure analysis, expert consultation, structural forensic investigation, and damage assessment services for many litigation and insurance related matters. I have been the principal structural engineer on projects for clients such as NASA and several other high profile agencies. I have Provided many technical lectures, presentations, and webinars for structural engineering, Architectural and Building Official communities. I have also worked for more than 15 years as a structural engineering expert witness in the greater Los Angeles area by providing numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony.

Structural Engineering Expert 520523 OH

Expertise Description

I have been in the field of Structural Engineering for over two decades with research focusing on computational simulation and experimental testing of structures under extreme loads including earthquakes. I have been investigating collapse performance of reinforced concrete and steel buildings through field experiments and numerical simulations.  I have additional experience in the Design, modeling and analysis of structures and their components, Dynamic and progressive collapse of buildings, Earthquake engineering and structural dynamics, Evaluation and rehabilitation of buildings and bridges, Nonlinear structural analysis, and Sustainable structural design. I have also been offering my services for more than 15 years as a structural engineering expert witness in Ohio.

Geotechnical Engineer Expert 520596 OH

Expertise Description

I have been working in the field of Civil Engineering, geotechnical engineering, and soil mechanics for more than 40 years with a particular focus in analyzing, understanding, and interpreting underground conditions for contracting projects. I have also spent over 40 years as a civil engineering and Geotechnical Engineer Expert in Ohio and Pennsylvania by offering such services as consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Structural Engineering Expert 519072 IL

Expertise Description

With over 30 years experience in the civil/structural engineering field, my expertise has been focused on design and construction failures, restoration and renovation of older structures, foundation issues, design deficiencies, basement wall and slab cracking, wall cladding attachment failure (including glazing), beam and slab failure or adverse deflection, and mechanical equipment and piping investigations. I have additional expertise with the design and failure of equipment, including industrial lifting devises, tractor removal, bridge cranes, booms and telescopic cranes. I have also offered my services as a structural engineering expert witness for more than 15 years by providing consultations, as well as deposition and courtroom testimony.

Biotech Engineering Expert 446602 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in the field of Mechanical Engineering with expertise in high-technology applications. I have experience with medical device/biotech product development & concept design, patent and intellectual property research and due diligence, biomaterials applications, portable devices, keypads, robust design, reliability and durability, and manufacturing technology. I have additional experience with reliability and failure analysis services, composite materials, and wind and alternative energy applications. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction and Home Inspection Expert 517541 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years of experience working in the construction industry with a primary focus in home inspection. I worked as a carpenter apprentice and journeyman carpenter before moving on to work as a home inspector for numerous insurance companies. I was also the founder and president of my own construction and home inspection company for 10 years. I have strong experience inspecting moisture intrusion and other types of water damage, indoor air quality, HVAC (heating, ventilation, and air conditioning) systems, and electrical defects. I have also worked as a firefighter and Supervising Fire Marshal. I have more than 20 years of expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Aeronautical Engineering Expert 513348 ID

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years of experience in the Aviation industry, and I am owner and Principal Engineer for a company that provides structural engineering and certification services to numerous companies within the industry. I have developed certification plans, loads reports, structural analysis reports, test plans, and test reports. I have delegated structural tests, coordinated conformity inspections, and reviewed design data for compliance. I am experienced in stress analysis using classical hand analysis methods.

Metallurgy Expert 511297 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience primarily in the field of failure analysis and predicting degradation and environmental compatibility of power plant materials under a variety of operating conditions. My 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. I am a recognized authority on microbiologically influenced corrosion and have authored reference documents on that topic. I typically perform a dozen or more metallurgical and corrosion assessments per year in addition to roughly half that many hand-on failure analyses. I have performed failure analyses and field investigations on a wide variety of power plant and other industrial components including 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. I have over 20 years of expert witness experience with consultation, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Management Engineer Expert 452514 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 20 years experience in the field of Construction Management Engineering with expertise in structural failures and related damages. I have experience providing technical investigations, analysis, reports and testimony to areas of construction related claims, failures, and injuries.

Fire And Explosion Analysis Expert 107641 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in Bio Medical / Engineering. My expertise includes finite element stress analysis, fracture mechanics, fatigue, failure analysis, fire and explosion analysis, explosion cause and origin, biomechanics, materials science, stress and vibration, and structural design and analysis. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Civil And Structural Engineering Expert 165406 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in design engineering for wide range of residential, commercial, industrial and institutional projects including wood frame, steel, masonry and concrete structures varying in size from one to six stories. My other projects include: shoring and underpinning of existing structures, retaining walls, and earthquake evaluation and rehabilitation and fire damage repair projects. I also have over 15 years of experience as a Structural Engineering Forensic Consultant with extensive knowledge of current and past CBC, UBC, local building codes and ordinances. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Cranes And Industrial Machines Expert 127972 NC

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in engineering, manufacturing, and management, specializing in forensic engineering and accident reconstruction. My expertise includes: lifts, hoists, jacks, cranes, industrial machines, hydraulic equipment, tools, material handling, fork lifts, aerial work platforms, loaders, automotive lifts, and scissor lifts. I have additional expertise in product safety, product failures, product liability, testing, compliance with standards (American National Standards Institute (A.N.S.I.) and International Organization for Standardization (I.S.O.)), and compliance with regulations (Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), Environmental Protection Agency (E.P.A.), and Department of Transportation (D.O.T.)), and adequacy of warnings, instructions, and labels. My experience includes the development of explanatory exhibits and the preparation of evidence for trial. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Oil & Gas Equipment Expert 160956 TX

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years of experience in design, manufacturing, and equipment engineering, with an emphasis on equipment used in oil and gas field servicing. My expertise includes: triplex / quintiplex pumps and pumping systems; jet, batch, and recirculating mixers; cement / sand bulk handling systems; coil tubing injectors; carbon dioxide / nitrogen equipment; equipment packaging on trucks, trailers, skids, barges, and offshore installations; engine, transmission, and various drive train systems for pumps, vehicles, and auxiliary equipment; hydraulic fracturing; cementing; acidizing; blenders; cooling system design for engine, transmission, pumps, and hydraulics; hydraulic applications; open and closed loop circuits; truck chassis and trailer design; Department of Transportation (D.O.T.), Occupational Safety and Health Administration (O.S.H.A.), and environmental regulations; and wireline trucks. I have additional expertise in design, manufacturing, problem solving, improvement of existing equipment, fleet evaluation, equipment personnel training, and safety training. I have over 5 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.

Transportation Civil Engineering Expert 96523 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have 20 years experience with civil engineering specializing in urban transportation solutions, including: capital maintenance projects, complex interchange design, and corridor planning studies. My expertise includes: bridge design; construction management; environmental compliance; field inspections; forensic, geotechnical, structural, and transportation engineering; hydraulics; hydrology / drainage; highway design; land development; large cut and cover tunnels; public works; quality assurance / quality control; retaining / tieback walls; seismic retrofits; sound walls; specifications; surveying; toll road design; transportation, and value engineering. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

General Contractor Expert 51241 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have 30 years experience in the construction industry with general contracting and consulting as a civil engineer, general contractor, and realtor. My background includes public works, libraries, commercial facilities, retail buildings, restaurants, residential projects, high rise residential buildings, and educational complexes, including surveying, structural design, structural performance, subdivision design, grading, street improvements, sewers, storm drains, and storm drain channel systems, as well as project management, time impact analysis, contract administration, scheduling, staff training, and O.S.H.A. My consulting / claims experience includes: mediation; claim preparation; litigation support; document research and analysis; contractual disputes; and claims avoidance advising. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.

Construction And Civil Engineering Expert 52044 FL

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the field of Civil Engineering. My expertise includes construction, engineering assessments, civil engineering, forensic engineering, and value engineering. I have extensive experience in architecture, construction management, project management, program management, forensic evaluations, design-build integration, constructability, estimating, landscaping, premises liability, value management, geotechnics, foundations, planning / scheduling, and quality assurance in private and public projects, including recreation and waterfront / marine facilities, in addition to mass transit, and airports. I have additional experience with bridges, long span bridges, suspension bridges, cable stay bridges, steel bridges, segmental concrete, and concrete arch. I have more than 5 years expert witness experience.

Residential Architecture Expert 47022 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of professional experience in architecture specializing in commercial architecture and residential architecture, forensic architectural issues, architectural standard of care, and water intrusion failure analysis. My other areas of expertise include contractor delay claims, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), ADA analysis, mold remediation repairs, and course of construction claims disputes. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Wood Product Expert 51143 MS

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years of diversified research and development and plant management experience predominantly in the forest products industry with major international chemical and wood product organizations. My expertise includes biocides (pressure/non-pressure), fire retardants, formulation development, wood treatment processes, wood chemistry, standardized testing, basic research, wood adhesives, code and regulatory issues, building systems, distribution and transmission poles, utility poles, Copper Chrome Arsenate (CCA), quality control (SPC, TQM) with numerous publications, presentations and patents in these areas. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Construction Expert 48086 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience as a professional engineer and licensed general contractor in consulting, design, construction project management, university teaching, and research. I specializes in structural analysis / design, damage and failure investigations, and construction defects / accidents. I have expertise in performance evaluation of constructed facilities including the effects of natural (wind, earthquake, flood, fire) and man-made (vibrations, blast and impact) hazards, damage assessment, and repair and retrofit design. Has served as an expert on small and multi-million-dollar claims. My experience includes buildings, bridges, concrete cooling towers, offshore platforms, silos, damage investigation of single and multi-family residential, commercial and historic buildings, storage tanks and underground water conduits, blast in underground coal mines, explosion in a chemical plant, effect demolition, pile driving and new construction on adjacent buildings, excessive floor vibrations, cracking, settlement, wind, fire and flooding damage, foundation distress, retaining walls, slabs and pavements, evaluation of defective concrete, terrazzo and other construction materials, water intrusion damage, contract disputes, product liability, accidents, personal injury, property damage, and failures during construction. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Roofing Expert 43293 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 35 years experience in the investigation, evaluation and resolution of commercial, industrial, and institutional roofing and waterproofing deficiencies, which involves an expertise of the building interior and building envelope. I have experience protecting built environments from water intrusion and wind damage. I have more than 15 years expert witness experience.

Soil And Flood Expert 30219 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in civil engineering, geology, and geophysics. My areas of expertise include hydrogeology, landslide, expansive soils, flood, water / sewer leaks, structural analysis, settlement, earthquake, earth movements, and groundwater evaluation, as well as vibration analysis. I have prior expert witness experience.

Real Estate Development Expert 8945 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in architecture and construction as a principal planner and designer specializing in various types of building structures. My expertise includes project management, facilities programming, planning/urban design & public hearings, contract documents and coordination, specifications & material research, cost estimating & project scheduling, and construction contract administration. I have more than 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Product Failure Expert 462716 IA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the fields of Product Design and Failure Analysis with expertise in the manufacture of the subject part. I have experience with analyzing the physical stresses that arise in a product under various loading conditions, and in determining if the design is sufficient to survive such loads, and investigating product failures and accidents analysis from a fundamental engineering perspective, often applying finite element analysis. I have provided consulting experience in the energy, construction, industrial, thermal fatigue, medical, transportation, crane failures, marine, commercial, utility and residential industries. I have over 15 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Architecture Expert 461230 AR

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Architecture with expertise in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, and Accessibility. I have experience with industrial buildings, earth retention, investigations on architectural evaluations of elevator failures; retaining wall failure building impact investigation; historic building fire damage renovation; new construction; office addition into existing metal building, wood, steal, and concrete; storage building addition to existing fire station, and architectural design, building evaluation, building assessment, production and management. I have over 10 years 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.

Civil Engineer Expert 452934 NY

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of Civil Engineering with expertise in rating and inspecting bridges, rehabilitation and replacement of parking ramps, water/sewer design, environmental urban designs, and sidewalk and asphalt concrete paving projects. I have additional knowledge in civil design, design drafting, land surveying, property searches, layout work, and reports. I have over 30 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Civil And Structural Engineering Expert 443066 KY

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the fields of Civil and Structural Engineering. My expertise includes structural analysis, structural design,structural performance, environmental engineering, masonry design, wood design, and project management. I have additional knowledge in alternative energy efficient designs, solar heating and cooling, trenchless technologies for pipeline rehabilitation in gas distribution networks, and seismic performance of Masonry and Masonry veneer. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Chemical Engineering Expert 411605 MD

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in the field of Chemical Engineering. My extensive experience includes mechanical / structural process design, structural design, electrical design, and project management. I have comprehensive experience in engineering consulting services including environmental compliance certifications, project management, mechanical / electrical / plumbing design and review, structural design and review, chemical process design and environmental survey for industrial and commercial clients. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Nondestructive Testing Expert 400840 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have experience in the Nondestructive Testing and Welding Industry. I have extensive experience as a Nondestructive testing (NDT) level II in radiographic testing (RT), penetrant testing (PT), ultrasonic testing (UT), visual testing (VT), leak testing (LT), and magnetic particle (MT) on aerospace components, weldment assemblies, composites, forgings, structural steel, field refineries, pipelines, power plants and concrete applications both in labs and in the field. My additional experience includes managing fluoroscopic inspection (real time), spectrometer, Brinell scale, radiation safety and safety, welding inspections, teaching radiography, Eddy current, personnel safety, developing written practices and procedures, maintaining machine operations, and administrating level I, II, and III certification examinations. I have prior expert witness experience.

Construction Expert 343221 OR

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Construction. My experience includes commercial estimating, structural engineering design, and construction management. My research includes seismic testing and calibration. I have prior expert witness experience.

Scissors Lifts And Excavators Expert 27115 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in mechanical engineering with a focus on design and failure analysis (failure of bolts and bolted connections to dynamic stability of scissors lifts and excavators to mechanical failure of hydraulic system components to mechanical behavior of industrial equipment), engineering research (detailed studies of the flange stress response, creep behavior of longitudinally welded pipes at high temperature, design of structural supports for a cryogenic superconducting MRI machine, design review of medical implants, dynamic analysis of multistory manufacturing facilities, and frequency analysis of silicon wafer fabrication components), Finite Element Analysis (simple two dimensional linear elastic analysis of pressure vessels to complete three dimensional nonlinear analysis of a bolted engine connecting rod and full contact dynamic analyses of crane clutch components), Accident Reconstruction and Crash worthiness, and Mechanical Testing. I have extensive experience in industrial equipment injuries and failures, including fans and other rotating machinery. I have over 10 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Aircrafts And Helicopters Expert 322091 MA

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years experience in the field of Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering. I specialize in Structural Dynamics, Fluid Dynamics, Aero elasticity and the application of Active Materials in these areas. My expertise and research include the fields of aircraft, helicopters, hypersonic missiles, oil exploration, valves for spacecraft and automotive injection systems, health monitoring of structures, energy harvesting, sensors and actuators.

Structural Damage Expert 324766 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 15 years experience in the field of Structural Engineering, Defects, Damage & Failure Analysis. My expertise includes investigations on structural damage, failure, and collapse as wells as defect studies and code compliances. I teach courses on structural design, earthquake engineering, and material properties. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Geotechnical And Structrual Engineering Expert 166392 OH

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Geotechnical & Structural Engineering, including prediction, building evaluation, measurement, and analysis. My areas of expertise include Soil and Structural Dynamics; Soil and Structural Vibrations from Blasting, Pile Driving, Machine Foundations, and other Construction and Industrial Sources; Application of Dynamic Methods to Piles; Wave Equation Analysis, Pile Integrity Testing, and Engineering Evaluation of High Strain Dynamic Pile Testing. I have prior expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Codes Expert 341985 NY

Expertise Description

I have over 25 years experience in various engineering and construction capacities. My experience and work assignments include various aspects of the main disciplines of Engineering and Environmental consulting including but not limited to: building sites; building and safety codes compliance; facility assessments; cost of repair; windows installation; construction and project management; carbon monoxide formation; physical condition surveys; reserve funding analysis; thermal expansion and contraction; plumbing; electrical; heating, ventilating, and air conditioning design inspection and evaluation; and preparation of contract documents and specifications for repairs and restoration of buildings and site items. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.