Water Damages Expert Witness Connecticut 500245

Expertise Description

I am an experienced water damage expert witness. I have spent more than three decades working with construction defects; water intrusion, damage, and microbial contamination investigations; infrared building inspections; water testing of building envelopes; microbial sampling and issue analysis; Destructive & Non-Destructive Testing; restoration industry standard of care and repair/maintenance. I have additional knowledge in damage investigation for fires and earthquakes. I have provided consultations, courtroom testimony, and deposition for over 20 years as a water damage expert witness.

Roofing Expert 128287 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Roofing with expertise in for the entire building envelope: roofing, decking, water proofing, construction, quality control and assessment, and water intrusions. I have over 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, depositions, and courtroom testimony.

Home Inspector Expert 528520 PA

Expertise Description

I have worked for more than 20 years as a home inspector with a focus in roofing. My areas of expertise include inspecting asphalt shingle roofs, moisture, insulation, ventilation, ice dams, analyzing roof leaks, roof stains, and factors of severe weather and the damage it may cause, and ways to resolve those issues. I have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a home inspector 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.

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.

Carpet & Hard Surface Inspection Expert 415211 TX

Expertise Description

I have over 30 years experience in the field of Carpet and Hard Surface Inspection. My expertise is in carpet cleaning, textiles and flooring, repair and reinstallation, water damage restoration, fire and smoke restoration, odor control technician, hard surface inspector, asbestos removal, and concrete foundations. I have provided consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony for over 20 years as a carpeting expert witness.

Architecture Expert 518791 IN

Expertise Description

I am an Architect expert with expertise in forensic architecture and liability issues, building envelope, roofing design and failures, masonry and concrete failures and restoration, intrusive moisture problems including mold and fungal growth, and waterproofing issues. I have more than 50 years of experienc in my industry and 30 years expert witness can consulting experience.

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.

Forensic Engineering Expert 374594 MI

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years of experience in the field of Forensic Engineering, as a Registered Professional Engineer, with expertise in Construction Engineering. I own a consultancy that provides services with regard to construction, design, and installation defect disputes for all building types and systems. I also am President of an additional company where I am responsible for all design, construction administration, and engineering and project management. I have experience with mechanical, electrical, plumbing and fire protection engineering design and project management for institutional, industrial, health care and residential projects. I have over 10 years of expert witness experience with consultation, 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.

Property Damage Expert 45663 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience as a property damage consultant with determining damage to residential / commercial property both contents and structures resulting from water, mold, bacteria, sewage, fire, smoke, or indoor air quality problems. My services include appraisal, inspection, infrared building inspections (finds hidden moisture/water intrusion), restoration, industry standards, claims analysis and investigation, concrete vapor/moisture emission testing, concrete sulfate issues, concrete inspections, textile cleaning (carpet, upholstery, draperies, and Oriental, American Indian and hand-woven rugs), and flooring forensics and inspections (wood, carpet, ceramic, resilient, and natural stone). I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Appraiser Expert 45389 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 45 years experience as an Accredited Senior Appraiser in automotive, as well as personal property appraisal including evaluation of general residential contents following damage resulting from mold, water, or fire.

Flooring Expert 42842 AL

Expertise Description

I have many years of experience as a floor covering expert specializing in hardwoods with expertise in inspections, sales, installation, sanding and finishing, adhesives, as well as water damage restoration and drying. I also have considerable experience with the calcium chloride moisture testing for concrete slabs.

Building Inspector Contractor Expert 12262 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I am a Building Contractor and Inspector with over 40 years of hands-on field experience. My areas of expertise include defective construction analysis, cost estimating, and construction scheduling and delays, as well as; plan and code compliance, document analysis, summaries and reports, evaluation of change order costs; estimates of repair for property loss from fire, flood, water and earthquake damage; construction management, on-site inspections, and project supervision.

Construction Expert 315182 CA(S)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in Construction. My areas of expertise includes Building construction failure analysis, defects and damages; damage cost analysis, remediation and reconstruction; Commercial, industrial and residential; Structural and architectural concrete, including masonry, stone and tile; Foundation defects and repair; Water intrusion and mold. I have additional experience with insurance damage remediation, reconstruction, inspections, and trouble-shooting.

Construction Expert 463127 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have more than 40 years experience in the field of General Contracting with expertise in practical solutions to building performance issues. I have experience with foundation repair, seismic retrofitting, testing and evaluation of fire and water damage. The scope of services I am typically asked to provide includes investigation, destructive testing, windows installation, repair recommendation development, construction procedures, cost estimation, and presentation of findings in cases of construction defects, building envelope defects, insurance coverage, bad faith, failure to disclose, fraud, and criminal negligence and project mismanagement. I have over 10 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.

Construction Project Expert 327840 PA

Expertise Description

I have more than 30 years experience in the field of Construction Law. I am a licensed attorney with extensive experience in design / build projects including field supervision of projects involving HVAC, chilled water plants, refrigeration systems, heated oil projects, heat recovery, geothermal, steam, natural gas, propane, wet/dry fire suppression, plumbing, power and control wiring for commercial, and industrial and institutional clients. I have over 25 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Groundwater Expert 355773 CA(N)

Expertise Description

I have over 40 years experience in the field of Civil, Structural, & Environmental Engineering. My areas of expertise include soil and groundwater remediation, mold, and moisture / water-related problems. I have more than 20 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.

Building Design Expert 358520 NJ

Expertise Description

I have over 20 years of experience in building and building systems design for new construction and rehabilitations. I specialize in mechanical systems. I am responsible for system load calculations, equipment specification, workplace layout, and system layout and analysis. My projects include applications for laboratories, offices, and retail / institutional / educational spaces. I have more than 10 years expert witness experience.