A hurricane damage assessment is this month’s Featured Project. Was the damage caused by wind, poor installation, or a combination of factors?
Aircraft Tire Failure
Brian Darr, P.E. and tire expert, completes an analysis on an aircraft tire that failed during takeoff.
Water Damage Assessment – Thermal Imaging Services
Thermal imaging services were used to identify the source and cause of water damage to a residential building in this Featured Project.
Sprinkler System Fails in Freezing Temperatures
Our featured project involves a sprinkler system failure during a winter freeze causing the firewater system to operate and distribute water into the attic of the school.
Sinkhole or Something Else?
A warehouse had a suspected sinkhole formation that occurred in the soils beneath an interior portion of a concrete floor slab. U.S. Forensic was asked to perform a sinkhole evaluation.
A John Lloyd Wright Design
U.S. Forensic was asked to perform a wind damage assessment of a building designed by John Lloyd Wright, son of famed architect Frank Lloyd Wright.
Tree Impact Damage Analysis
U.S. Forensic conducted a a tree impact damage analysis. The homeowners reported that their home was damaged by a fallen tree in connection with weather activity during Hurricane Irma. The engineer determined the extent of damages and provided a method of repair.
RV Tire Failure Analysis Case
A few months after a tire manufacturer’s retailer performs an alignment and tire rotation, the front left tire of an RV fails causing thousands in damages.
Crane Failure Evaluation
U.S. Forensic conducted a crane failure evaluation involving an American 5300 crawler crane. U.S. Forensic was retained by a dredging company to evaluate the damage to the boom and to determine the cause and origin of the reported damages.
U.S. Forensic Methodology Praised in Ruling
U.S. Forensic expert, William Janowsky, P.E., provides credible evidence and sound methodology to support his opinions in a Hurricane Isaac property damage case.