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.

Forestry Expert 523904 OR

Expertise Description

With over 45 years of professional forestry, my areas expertise include forest inventory & maintenance, forest planning, growth & harvest scheduling, growth model calibration, geographic information system (GIS) database design & management, timberland valuation, due diligence analysis, conservation easements, tropical forestry, and accident investigation. I have provided numerous clients with deposition, consultations, and courtroom testimony as a forestry 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.

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.

Wood And Material Science Expert 40925 CT

Expertise Description

I have over 50 years experience in wood and materials science, product design and liability, structural analysis, fracture mechanics, and mechanical engineering. I have extensive experience with ladders, scaffolding, furniture, pilings, trusses, and wood structural problems. I have more than 35 years expert witness experience with consultations, deposition, and courtroom testimony.