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.

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.

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 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.

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.

Architecture Expert 454501 NJ

Expertise Description

My background in architecture spans over 30 years with a focus in architectural and structural standards of care, building codes, inspection and causes and resolutions of construction related defects and failures, ADA compliance, OSHA compliance, property condition assessments, and wind/seismic/flood damage. I have prior experience providing numerous clients with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony as an architecture expert witness.

Civil Engineer Expert 527404 WA

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience as a Civil Engineer with expertise in both the design and inspection of earthen dams, soil mechanics, soil stability, hydrology, planning and designing of reservoir dams, site development, commercial and residential projects, structural engineering, and forensic studies of failed retaining wall structures and structural collinear failures. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition as a civil engineering expert witness for more than 25 years.

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.

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.

Construction Safety Civil Engineering Expert 519733 GA

Expertise Description

With more than 40 years experience as a Civil Engineer, I have a particular focus in construction injuries, scaffolds, ladders, labor law violations, highway and bridge incidents, and agricultural safety issues and injuries. I have additional expertise in Streets & Highways, Bridges, Traffic, Transportation Engineering, Roadside Hazards, Structures, Public Housing, Ladder, Highway Maintenance, Demolition, Welding, Flame Cutting, Blasting, Construction Vibration, Agricultural Engineering, and Horse Racetracks. I have also performed safety audits of construction sites and coordinated inspections by OSHA and the Federal Highway Administration. I have spent over 15 years in New York and Georgia as a civil engineering expert witness by providing consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition.

Accident Reconstruction Expert 29835 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience with Accident Reconstruction and Safety. My accident and safety expertise includes: Sports and industrial injuries, Vehicular and equipment accidents- all vehicle types, pedestrians, component failures (e.g., brakes); Pedestrian – Slip, trip, fall, stairs, ramps, sidewalks, coefficient of friction; Premises – Building codes, lighting, glass, screens, electronic gates; Industrial & Construction Accidents – ladders, scaffolds, machine guarding, forklifts, construction vehicles, conveyors, belt conveyors, lifts, hoists; Mechanical fasteners – bolts, latches, welds; and Criminal cases – vehicular manslaughter, trade secrets. I have additional expertise in mechanics, applied mechanics, engineering mechanics, and biomechanics. I am experienced with pedestrian surfaces including walkways, stairs, and ramps, as well as slip and fall test methods, standards, and instrumentation. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Design Structural Engineer Expert 321805 IL

Expertise Description

I have more than 35 years experience in building design and construction as a Structural Engineer with expertise in evaluating the condition of existing damaged and distressed structures and the design of repairs to bring the facilities back to sound condition. My experience includes: roofing and waterproofing; building evaluation; reinforced concrete, building envelope defects, building envelope issues, structural steel, and masonry structures; and the evaluation of historic structures. I have worked on such facilities as parking garages, bridges, plazas, building facades and balconies, marine piers, and industrial plants. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Architecture Construction Expert 11121 AZ

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience in architecture as a firm owner and principal including facilities evaluations, development of remedial programs, project design, and management. I have worked on a variety of projects ranging from residential, commercial architecture, facility assessments, academic, industrial, sporting, architecture of parking structures, and event structures. I have been a designer and principal-in-charge of a significant number of noteworthy projects. My additional expertise includes architectural building evaluations / conditions reports, architectural assessment, building sites, programs, and building husbandry. I have more than 30 years 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.

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.

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.

Waterproofing Expert 354994 AZ

Expertise Description

I have more than 25 years with extensive background in Architectural services. I specialize in waterproofing, building sites, site-work, building technology & diagnosis, peer review, and building code analysis. My additional services include commercial architecture, facility assessments, architectural assessment, architectural building testing and evaluation, and due diligence inspections. I manage design /build, construction, and design/bid/award delivery processes. I have worked in concrete, steel, and wood, particularly with wood-framed construction and building envelope design. I provide project management services as an owner's representative, construction manager (agent, advisor or at-risk), or quality control representative. I am experienced in managing each phase of design and construction, including the preparation of master plans, prioritization analysis, and pre-qualification procedures. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.